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Stop Shaming, Start Praising: What I Learned From Growing Up in a Shaming Culture

I was recently in this business meeting where this director openly shamed his subordinate in front of a group of people: in quite a nasty way too. He basically tore his subordinate apart and ripped him into shreds, criticizing him for having low awareness about…

 

What to Do When You Live with Angry People: 7 Gentle Tips

This is the last part of my five-part anger series, sharing my history with anger, how I have consciously decided to let go of it, along with tips on how you can overcome anger as well. My History with Anger and How I Decided to Let Go of…

 

Ask Celes – Are You the Only Child? Do You Have Siblings?

Ask Celes

Are you the only child? How many siblings do you have and are you the 1st, 2nd or 3rd daughter? ~ Fufu Hi Fufu! I’m not the only child. I have one elder brother (whom I have casually referenced to before in my anger series and…

 

My History with Anger and How I Decided to Let Go of It, Part 1: Growing Up in a Household of Anger

This is part one of my five-part anger series, sharing my history with anger, how I have consciously decided to let go of it, along with a guide on how you can overcome anger as well. My History with Anger and How I Decided to Let Go of…

 

How To Improve Your Relationship With Your Parents: A Delicate Guide

This is the last part of a series on parents and understanding our relationship with them. How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 1: A Child’s Wish How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 2: A Pervasive,…

 

How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 3: Revelation and Happiness

This is part-3 of a series on parents and understanding our relationship with them. How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 1: A Child’s Wish How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 2: A Pervasive, Widening Gap…

 

How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 2: A Pervasive, Widening Gap

This is part 2 of a series on parents and understanding our relationship with them. How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 1: A Child’s Wish How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 2: A Pervasive, Widening Gap…

 

How I Found Peace in My Relationship with My Parents, Part 1: A Child’s Wish

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve never written about my parents or my relationship with them. It’s not by intention; just that there’s never been a reason to write about it. That is, until recently, as I start gaining resolution in…

 

Holland Travel Series: The Dutch Culture, Part 2

Typical family outing in Holland

This is part 4 of a 7-part travel series on Holland, including how to travel to Holland, the dutch culture, dutch lifestyle, dutch environment and essential things to know about the country. This is a continuation of part-3 of the series which is on the Dutch…