When to Quit?

Quitters never win they say. It is not something we were raised to do. This virtue of determination, of not quitting, is proper when it comes to our studies, for that high school student who refuses to give up until she solves the maths problem.  For that 3 year old […] Read more »

Freedom from Perfectionism

Perfectionism doesn’t propel anyone to success, getting the job done does.  We have to see that these 2 do not go hand in hand. Perfectionism drowns the person in needless worries and delays them from getting anything done. Read more »

The Role of Guilt on Mental Health

Guilt has a survival function. It makes us feel bad for a wrong that we did. This serves to prevent further escalation of the said ‘wrong’ behaviour. Most shocking behaviours such as rape has a rooting stage wherein the unwanted behaviour was incubated and cultivated. Starting at pornography, the person […] Read more »

Beating Procrastination

Procrastination, when looked into, involves a series of “seemingly important” preparatory rituals that don’t actually do anything but delay the actual behaviour.  Before engaging in the actual task, we believe that it is important for us to be relaxed and wholly prepared for it.  This is where the problem kicks […] Read more »

Video Games Beneficial or Detrimental?

On 11 March 2010, Science Daily, published an article stating that video-game ownership may affect young boys’ academic functioning. However, in March 2013, Science Daily published another article; this time saying that action video games boosts readings skills of children with dyslexia. The main question parents would want to know […] Read more »

Review and Regroup

I decided to post on this topic today because just this week alone, I had 2 different people mentioned this to me. There are times in our lives when we feel lost and unsure of our future or what steps we should be taking. So, what do we do? Or […] Read more »