All posts filed under: Life Lessons

Coconut Chocolate Macaroons + How to stress-less

I have this in store for you today! Coco-nutty Macaroons dipped in velvety chocolate sauce. topped with crunchy pistachios.  It’s currently exam prep month for me. and also for everyone else around me. So the energy is quite intense. Whenever I walk into the library, I can feel everyone peering into their textbooks or laptops. Whenever someone makes a noise (crunching on some crisps, or get an unexpected phone call), everyone turns and give them the death stare. It’s seriously scary. I find some people heavily highlighting the journals that we should have read (but did not) during the term time. The academic journals have a colourful mesh of rainbow on it now. At least it doesn’t look as boring as it did before 🙂 Others are drawing funny looking diagrams in sticky notes and pasting their textbooks, files, folders, bags, coffee cups (even jackets) with it. I often hear groups of people gathered around a laptop trying to decipher or debating what Asquared +Q x Z(to the power of 3) – 1080 means. It …

How to not let the little things in life get to you!

Life is funny sometimes. It will throw things at you when you least expect it. And it doesn’t take something big to push our buttons, usually it’s the little things in life that get to us.   Today’s blog will be focused on giving you tips in holding your ground when life seems to be getting to you.   Here is your Wellness to Go to take away from today’s post.   When life seems to be getting to you: 1. Breathe, Step away & Be your own Best Friend Forever. 2.Seek the Solution 3. Call for help! (Practically and Faithfully)  4. Find the Silver Lining and hold on to it!     If you have time, read on below!   ‘Fill yourself with joy. (Not the dishwashing liquid.) And accept what life throws at you- the good, the bad, the ugly, the awkward, the fun, the boring, the sweet, the sour, the salty, the ripe, the unripe…’ – Ellen Degeneres   Last weekend, I made plans to work on my dissertation. In a few …