anxiousmind

Calming Your Anxious Mind in 3 Easy Steps

In today’s world emotions are everything: it’s a natural instinct to judge things by the way they make us feel. Sometimes though, the fast-paced times we live in exhaust our capacity to respond to and recuperate from the endless onslaught of emotions. I read somewhere recently that a calm mind is our best defense against…

fulfillingdreams

What Fulfilling Our Dreams Teaches Us

If you’re in the habit of following this blog you know I believe everything should be treated as a learning experience. I have no doubt that whether it’s realizing you forgot your pen right before the exam or going on a new adventure with friends, there is something to be learned in any situation. And…

karma

Keeping on Karma’s Good Side

No matter what part of the world you’re from there is a pretty good chance you’ve heard of karma: this concept is present in most religions and societies and is roughly defined as describing a person’s luck (good or bad) as resulting from his/her actions in the past. This blog does not cover religious topics…

thesimplerthebetter

The Simpler, the Better

I have spent a lot of posts wondering why I …(..cough..) we love to make things way more complicated than they really are. And, as you might guess, while I was doing that I managed to make my own life more complicated by the minute. Ah, the beauty… I already know that most of our…

complexity

The Simple Talk About Complexity

I had a thought lately that ended up leading me into having a very nice chat with myself about complexity. What the heck is that all about, you might be asking yourself; and before you go and deem me as someone who’s really got too much free time on her hands (and obviously talks to…

thewordswesay

The Importance of the Words We Say

This week I decided to write a little post that will quite literally apply to anyone. Yep, you read it right: I wanted to address a little thing that we don’t always keep track of: the things we say and, more importantly, how we say them. Words are pretty strong. In my country there’s even…

arewebetter

Are We Better

Maybe you’ve noticed that we, people tend to have a lot of opinions about everything: that’s what modern society teaches us every day: your opinion matters and so, you should speak what’s on your mind at all times. The temptation is huge to start getting at all the holes in that particular theory but that’s…