Stupid Fish?

Fish-climbing-a-treeBack when I was in Grade 4, I had a teacher yell at me for taking too long to write. Actually, I will never forget her words; “You are the King of the slowpokes!”, she exclaimed in front of the whole class. I cannot fully express  how embarrassed and defeated I felt that day. She never bothered to find out why. You see, I was more focused on trying to make my writing style look artistic. This is normal for someone who is right-brain dominant (right-brain dominance is also especially common in children). Continue reading

Motherhood: The Most Difficult Job in the World!

Mom JugglingI find it very disappointing when a stay-at-home mom is embarrassed to tell others of her line of work. Unfortunately, we live in a society today where this job is so underrated and undervalued. I do not understand how this has happened as I believe mothering is the most demanding and important job in the world. They are the ones who raise us and instill most of our constructive habits. Without Mothers, this world would completely fall apart. Continue reading

Shower Power!

Lao Tzu QuoteThe mind, just like the body and soul, should not be neglected. When you wake up in the morning, do you wash your body? Do you brush your teeth? What happens if you don’t? Obviously you will stink. Now imagine going to work in this condition. How could you work with others or meet with clients? Do you think you would make a great impression if you were out on a date with a special person? As you can easily see, not cleansing your body can have an endless amount of negative repercussions. In the same way, not cleansing your mind on a daily basis can be disastrous. Continue reading