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Your Plans vs. Universe’s Plans For You [Infographic]

Your Plans vs. Universe's Plans For You [Infographic]

Some of us may have a simple plan on where we wish to go, how we wish our life to be. But sometimes the universe has different plans for us instead. 🙂 Life isn’t meant to be a straight road, but a…

 

How to Deal With Moments of Negative Self-Worth [PEP005]

Sad girl at window

Do you have times when you feel lousy about yourself? Times when you hate yourself or just feel that you’re just worthless? I have these moments, and if you do, I want you to know that you’re not alone. More importantly, I…

 

Law of Diminishing Returns

Graph: Law of Diminishing Returns (Total Input vs. Total Output)

Have you heard of the law of diminishing returns? It’s a concept that I learned while studying Economics in junior college. I find the lessons very applicable in personal growth. Let’s say you have a maize field. You want to increase your…

 

How To Overcome Perfectionism: Your Complete Guide

White flower

This is the last part of my 3-part series on perfectionism and how to make the best out of it. So far, I’ve shared the 11 signs of perfectionism. I’ve also shared 6 hidden downsides of perfectionism, including procrastination, having a skewed view of reality, deep inner…

 

6 Hidden Downsides of Perfectionism

Eyelashes - "I'm not happy being myself"

This is part 2 of my 3-part series on perfectionism and how to make the best out of it. If you haven’t, read part 1 first: 11 Signs That You Are a Perfectionist. “Perfectionists are their own devils.” ~ Jack Kirby “Perfectionists vary in their behaviors:…

 

‘I’m Scared of Losing My Parents. What Should I Do?’ [PEP004]

Mother and daughter hugging

Have you ever wondered what if you were to lose your parents one day? Do you feel scared at this thought? Reader Sumedha wants to know how to tackle the fear of losing her parents. In this deeply personal episode, I share why we shouldn’t fear the idea of loss/death, and what to do instead.

 

What is the Message of Your Goal? [PEP003]

Glass of water

Most of you are probably familiar with goal setting. However, do you know the message behind wanting to achieve this goal? I share what it means to know the message behind your goal and 4 specific scenarios of how knowing your message can make all the difference between struggling to succeeding in your goals.