Category: HAPPINESS

Living In A Dangerous World

We are living in difficult times. The recent spate of terror attacks worldwide (and recently in France) is extremely worrying. Despite high security at airports and at high profile events, the terrorists still find a way to achieve their evil plans. Normal people are being inconvenienced and limited in their daily lives while others freely…

Why live in Fear?

A few years ago, I realised that I had lived most of my life in fear. Let’s qualify that. I was not scared for my well-being or that I would be attacked(directly)but fear of how others saw me, how I saw myself. This fear drove me to behave and interact in a way that guaranteed…

Do we need Money to make us Happy?

Scott peck famously said that : “Life is difficult. This is a great truth, one of the greatest truths. It is a great truth because once we truly see this truth, we transcend it. Once we truly know that life is difficult-once we truly understand and accept it-then life is no longer difficult. Because once…

One Evening in March….

There are  defining moments in life. Moments that change your life and have a lasting effect. We often don’t realise at the time these moments come along and sometimes they fall on you with the same effect as Newton’s apple. The fruit fell from the tree for me on a spring day in March. More precisely,…

Choosing To Be Happy

There are many things that determine our lives for better or worse. Parents play a huge role of course, our environment, influences, relationships and peers also play a part . Out of this melting pot comes a mixture that either leaves us happy, depressed, seeking constant perfectionism or leading an unfulfilled life doing things that we…