Marriage has been highly esteemed in society as the end-goal to serious relationships and a safe and structured setting for raising children, aside from the traditional aspect of it as a means of wealth, status quo and social security. But the trend with the millennial generation of couples is pursuing committed long-term relationships without marriage. […]Read more "A Long-Term Committed Relationship without Marriage? Yay or Nay?"
The Cradle of Humankind, located in Johannesburg, South Africa, is not only a paleo-anthropological site but is also one of the country’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It was declared a world heritage site in 1999 for its rich contribution to the understanding of human history as it is home to Australopithecine specimens dating back more […]Read more "A Visit to Maropeng at the Cradle of Humankind in South Africa"
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg returned to Harvard University this week, the school where he created the idea for Facebook, to receive his honorary degree. Zuckerberg dropped out of Harvard in his sophomore year in 2004 to head up Facebook, but he is now known as Dr. Mark Zuckerberg after receiving his honorary degree. In his […]Read more "Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard Commencement Speech"
Life is filled with good and tough times. As much as we’d like to be happy all the time, experiencing the good and having things go our way, certain situations that are difficult to deal with come with the life experience. Be it a break-up with a partner or a friend, a failure, job loss […]Read more "How to Cope During Tough Times"
The choice to have children is a major life changing decision that affects both you and your partner. Added to that, it’s a decision that requires the agreement and commitment of both parties in a relationship. So, what happens when your partner decides that they would rather remain childless? According to psychologists, honest communication is […]Read more "What to Do When Your Partner Doesn’t Want Kids"
Trigger warning: Domestic Violence Domestic violence is a serious societal issue that (according to international statistics) is the most common form of abuse experienced by women. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 1 in 3 women worldwide have experienced abuse in relationships. Factors that contribute towards gender-based violence according to WHO are gender inequality […]Read more "Why People in Abusive Relationships Struggle To Leave"
Hey. I know that I shouldn’t be wasting my breath on you, but this is my way of calling an end to the heartbreak I feel because of our failed relationship. It’s painful to let you go because I know that you don’t want to be with me. Rejection is a bitter pill to swallow. […]Read more "To The One Who Broke My Heart"