How to Achieve Your Goals by Setting it SMART

Our goals shape our lives. Contentment and satisfaction are achieved when we accomplish the goals that we set for ourselves. But, sometimes, we unconsciously set ourselves up into failure. This happens when the goals we set aren’t really attainable. So does that mean that you shouldn’t aim high when setting up goals? No. Attainable goals … More How to Achieve Your Goals by Setting it SMART

What is Toxic Positivity and How Can We Avoid It?

What is Toxic Positivity? Toxic positivity is something we see quite often nowadays. Have you scrolled down Instagram and saw nothing but smiling faces, workout routines and achievements unlocked? Have you seen the endless motivation posts in Facebook with words in the line of “good vibes only” or “everything will be okay in the end” … More What is Toxic Positivity and How Can We Avoid It?

Let’s Talk Bookish: How to Encourage Others to Read?

Hello everyone! Let’s Talk Bookish a weekly book discussion meme hosted by Rukki @Eternity Books and Dani @Literary Lion. Check out this link for September 2020 Topics. Today’s topic is “How to Encourage Others to Read?” I am someone who loves to talk about everything – books I’ve read, movies I’ve watched, memes I liked… so it sometimes frustrates … More Let’s Talk Bookish: How to Encourage Others to Read?

A Glimpse of History: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles Book Review

 Synopsis A Gentleman in Moscow immerses us in another elegantly drawn era with the story of Count Alexander Rostov. When, in 1922, he is deemed an unrepentant aristocrat by a Bolshevik tribunal, the count is sentenced to house arrest in the Metropol, a grand hotel across the street from the Kremlin. Rostov, an indomitable man … More A Glimpse of History: A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles Book Review

Different from What I Expected: The Little Prince Movie Review

*SPOILER ALERT* *Do not read this post if you haven’t watched the movie yet* The Little Prince is one of the best books of all time. It’s a novella for children yet somewhat it stood through the test of time. Readers of all ages has a special place in their hearts for The Little Prince. … More Different from What I Expected: The Little Prince Movie Review

How to Stay Productive When Working at Home?

The world right now isn’t the same and we are transitioning to the “new normal” amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. To prevent the transmission of the virus, individuals and industries had to adjust and that includes some businesses opting to allow employees to work at home. For some, the transition from the office to working at … More How to Stay Productive When Working at Home?

Let’s Talk Bookish: Is 3 stars a good rating?

Hello everyone! Let’s Talk Bookish a weekly book discussion meme hosted by Rukki @Eternity Books and Dani @Literary Lion. Check out this link for September 2020 Topics. Today’s topic is “Is 3 stars a good rating?”. I got really interested in this topic because I always wonder about the same thing when scrolling down at … More Let’s Talk Bookish: Is 3 stars a good rating?

Delightful and warms the heart: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Book Review by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows

Synopsis “I wonder how the book got to Guernsey? Perhaps there is some sort of secret homing instinct in books that brings them to their perfect readers.” January 1946: London is emerging from the shadow of the Second World War, and writer Juliet Ashton is looking for her next book subject. Who could imagine that she … More Delightful and warms the heart: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Book Review by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows