A Word Tea to Soothe You

Over the years so many things have changed.
The way I’ve defined happiness has changed. But there are some constants that have continued to stick.
Astoundingly so.
They have dissolved into our lives like honey in milk, like milk in water;
Next time you make tea, add a dollop of yourself into the process

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Is Life Designed to be Difficult?

Have you asked yourself this question? I have! A million times or more. Some might say ‘You are what you believe’. That could be true. Perhaps if you believe that life is easy, it would just become easy. But I don’t believe so. While I am going to tell you why I believe so, I am also going to give you a purpose by the time you reach the end of the post. My reasoning is what made me believe in this purpose with a million times more conviction.

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A Revelation I Had About Happiness

I am out in my balcony enjoying my weekend and writing this blogpost. I haven’t been this peaceful in a long long time. But mind you, things aren’t perfect or all good in my life. Yet there is this strange peace and happiness within me. In this post, I am just going to brief you a bit about my day and my life currently and tell you about a revelation I had today about happiness. You’ll definitely feel uplifted after reading this post.

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Importance of a Weekend Ritual

A weekend ritual will be that time frame in your weekend that would help you establish control on one important aspect of your life, thereby making you feel better about yourself. Here’s why you need a weekend ritual and how it would make your life better.

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The Key to Building Habits

Starting a new habit or lifestyle, sticking to it for a few days, then slacking and finally giving up is a familiar experience for all of us. I remember not deciding on New Year Resolutions for a couple of years because I wasn’t going to stick to them anyway. But the thing about wanting to improve in life is that our belief systems keep changing. So did mine! I still haven’t formed a routine. But I have made progress. This post is for those like me, who find it extremely difficult to form habits and give up thinking you haven’t made/can’t make any progress.

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The Power of Kindness and Practicing it at Home

The most important and valuable skillset a human needs is kindness. Can you imagine a world where all of us are kind to each other? What else would we need? Money? No. The once who have will give the ones who don’t. Happiness? The ones who are happy will never let others be sad. Good Health? The healthy will help the unhealthy. Then why is kindness so underrated? Why isn’t it taught in schools and universities? I believe kindness needs to be given more focus and here is how I think we can start.

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Things I Learnt From My Little Sister – A Sister’s Day Note

First Sunday of August is Sister’s Day. I have written a lot about my baby sister over the years and they have all been about our childhood and the love we shared. But this post is about a rough space our relationship traversed through during Covid-19. It took a while for us to wrap our heads around the changes my sister had gone through. While the Coronavirus Pandemic stretched on and on, we went through a roller-coaster ride of quarrels, emotions, conversation and growth and here are five things I am realizing now that I learnt from her:

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