The topic of religion is quite the touchy one in the social world as it sheds light on people’s intrinsic beliefs on how they see the world and the foundation on which they build their lives. When we’re young, we adhere to the beliefs of our families and community, usually not out of choice, but […]Read more "25 THINGS YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT RELIGION BY 25"
As the year draws to a close, it’s important to look back not only at life’s challenges and failures, but also at its successes and blessings. I’ve found that counting my blessings helps me to keep motivated and hopeful, especially in trying times when things don’t go well and there’s not much to look forward […]Read more "THINGS TO BE GRATEFUL FOR"
This year, I decided to go on holiday by myself. I decided that I want to spend some time away from the city and be serenaded by the sounds of the waves splashing onto the shore and breathe air that’s not infused with exhaust fumes. I wanted to do this by myself, which for me […]Read more "WHY TRAVELING ALONE IS AWESOME"
Modern couples are educated, high achievers with flourishing careers that take up a lot of time and energy. But when it comes to having a successful marriage and running a home, is it possible for both partners in a marriage to have a career and a family at once, or does one partner end up […]Read more "A SUCCESSFUL CAREER VS. A SUCCESSFUL MARRIAGE AND FAMILY"
One of the biggest milestones you’ll achieve as a young adult is getting your first apartment. Not only is it a mark of becoming an adult, but it shows that you’re independent and ready to take care of yourself. Here are 25 things you’ll learn about living on your own by 25: Firstly, finding an […]Read more "25 THINGS YOU’LL LEARN ABOUT LIVING ON YOUR OWN BY 25"
In Africa, there are over 300 million Christians who celebrate Christmas. An African Christmas is never complete without the warm sun, lots of food, singing and having an awesome time with family and friends. Here is a list of Christmas traditions from the continent courtesy of Africa.com. *image from Christmas Wow.Read more "African Christmas traditions"
One thing I’m most grateful for is the fact that I’m alive. I never expected the plane I was traveling on to fall out of the sky and land in the ocean in the middle of nowhere. The last thing I remember was the deafening screams from everyone on board the flight. Bodies and bags […]Read more "Life as a Survivor on a Remote Tropical Island"