The art of making yourself a priority

“Ask, believe, receive and see yourself grow as you go” The world isn’t withholding your future from you. The universe doesn’t delay. There are no purgatories in life, no waiting periods, no delay, no time to wait for some rescue. There is no eureka moment waiting on the sidelines or a plan B organized for… Continue reading The art of making yourself a priority

A Fine Lesson About Productivity

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” - not aristote but someone wise. by #Béka So why, if the way forward is so straight, do we insist on taking detours? It’s because doing the real thing is hard. Real things have risks. Real things are filled with… Continue reading A Fine Lesson About Productivity

Strive for Perfection

#yourboldestfriend Hello & Welcome, I’m very much all sugar and spice, everything nice, I am very proper, I never raise my voice, I dress in heels and I say please, thank you and bless you profusely, I am always kind and well-mannered. Even so behind my vanilla personality, my big doe eyes, my smile and… Continue reading Strive for Perfection

A year into COVID-19 – an introspection

 #byBéka Almost a year ago now, I published an article called : How to feel at your best wherein uncertainty.  As we were seeing the world around us changing and adapting to the rules related to coronavirus, which is still the case now, I shared with you all how we can make the best out… Continue reading A year into COVID-19 – an introspection

The key to growth: you

#byBéka The key to growth in other words is actually accepting the dark side of the future and most importantly, accepting the power you have over it. What I mean is that death cares little for timing, perceptions and “good people”. Life is short, horribly and chaotically short. Thus, this ugly truth should be enough… Continue reading The key to growth: you

How to fall in love with yourself

To you, my friend, who’s love for themselves feels unavailable or unattainable, so much so that the question you might ask yourself is where on earth did the love I have for myself go? I wish I knew, I wish all of your traumas could have been healed by a magic wand and you would… Continue reading How to fall in love with yourself

A year in lessons

Hello & Welcome, #alongsideyourboldestfriend  When 2020 came along, never would we have ever thought it would look like such. Never, not even for an instant, could we have imagined such a year. We got hurt and yet we also celebrated, all in the comfort of our living rooms, the big and small wins. If the… Continue reading A year in lessons

How to let go of Yesterday

#ByBéka You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday’s clutter - Louise Smith Life isn’t easy! As the days, months and years go by, you may find that your purpose becomes more complicated and less clear. What am I supposed to do? Who am I supposed to be? So… Continue reading How to let go of Yesterday

Letter from the editor – September, you made us want to be better

You came into my life with your colours and our crisp mornings together. I gazed into your eyes September, lost in your sunlight, bathing in your warmth, falling for you like leaves fall from trees, breathing in the first perfumes of Autumn, I found myself wanting to be better for you. Hello and Welcome,  #AlongsideYourBoldestFriend… Continue reading Letter from the editor – September, you made us want to be better

Why Being (and Befriending) a Bookworm Will Better Your Life

#MondayWithAimée Lovely Monday morning, sweethearts! As you may know already if you’ve been following my articles in the past few months, I am a huge bookworm. I might have become more of a bookworm with the Big Bad Pandemic, actually. Which is one of the only positive points of the last few months: books have… Continue reading Why Being (and Befriending) a Bookworm Will Better Your Life