My Reading Goals For 2019

My Reading Goals For 2019

Hello, my name is Rachel and I suffer from a little bit of Tsundoku (okay, maybe not a little bit). No, I do not need any saving or cure as I am perfectly content enjoying this...illness or whatever it is. Oh, if you're wondering what that strange Japanese word above is, kindly see below. "Even [...]

Chapter 2019!

Chapter 2019!

Ahhh. *exhales* A new beginning...a new chapter...a fresh start...another chance. That is what the new year offers us, isn't it? Second chances, opportunities to right those wrongs and a chance to rewrite the past and start all over, or to just continue and grow. The new year always bursts forth with its freshness, golden opportunities, [...]

Taking Risks

Taking Risks

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go” – T. S. Eliot Recently, I took a what I consider to be a "big risk". Now, at the time I was deciding whether or not to go through with it, I tried to convince myself that it [...]

4 Simple & Practical Ways To Prioritize Your Mental Health in 2019

4 Simple & Practical Ways To Prioritize Your Mental Health in 2019

Yessss, these two words...Mental Health. It's funny how sometimes we hear the words "Mental Health" and our minds instantly dart to depression, suicidal thoughts, schizophrenia, mental illnesses and so on. While these do exist within the mental health sphere, there is a lot more to catering to our mental health than these. As such, it [...]

Lessons of the Year 2018!

Lessons of the Year 2018!

Wow! It is hard to believe 2018 is already coming to an end! I am super excited and thankful for how the year went by; the good, the bad and the not so great alike. I have learned quite a number of lessons throughout the year and I am always happy to share some of [...]

Unlearning

Unlearning

"Transformation is often more about unlearning than learning." -Richard Rohr Wow. It feels so good to be back in this space, letting these thoughts out on these keys! I apologise for being AWOL for a while. I had quite a number of commitments and just had to slow down my mind before it fell off [...]