Posts in English, Thought of the day

What should you do when the situation is out of control?

I believe that everyone is the captain of his or her life. Unfortunately, there are times when you are not in control all of the events that are occurring anymore. This could be so frustrating especially when you are doing your best to improve and get things done. I feel you but don't worry there… Continue reading What should you do when the situation is out of control?

Posts in English, Thought of the day

Let it go!

I know it can be difficult to let go of something that you already invested so much time and energy into even when your intuition is telling you it is for the best. Or, you could have trouble accepting the truth and not being in control of everything. I wanted to talk to you about… Continue reading Let it go!

Posts in English, Thought of the day

Do not put all your eggs in one basket

This is probably something you've heard many times. Basically, it means that you should not put all your effort, energy, time and even money on only one project or area of your life. I would like to explain to you why regarding your purpose you should not put all your focus on only one thing.… Continue reading Do not put all your eggs in one basket

Notes to my younger self, Posts in English

20 Things you need to do in your early 20s

To follow up with my post on the 20 lessons I have learned in my early 20s, I wanted to give you some advice on the things you should already be doing at this age. Life is short so let's go and don't wait any longer! 1. Be selfish (sometimes) You should come first. Actually,… Continue reading 20 Things you need to do in your early 20s

Own your life, Posts in English

10 Books that changed my vision of life

Books are a reflection of our lives and the society we live in. They make us laugh, cry, question our principles and prejudices. Sometimes, they have the key we are waiting for to unlock our knowledge and move forward. In this article, I present you with 10 books that have influenced and given me a… Continue reading 10 Books that changed my vision of life

Notes to my younger self, Posts in English

10 Reasons why I loved growing up in a big family

Coming from a large family, I am often asked how I lived my childhood and people are sometimes surprised when I explain to them that it was pretty cool! So here are 10 advantages to being part of a large family. Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com 1. Always someone to play with As a… Continue reading 10 Reasons why I loved growing up in a big family

Notes to my younger self, Posts in English

20 Lessons I have learned in my early 20s

Turning 25 is a big step in one's life. You realize that you are not in your early 20s anymore and are slowly approaching your 30s. It is also a time to reflect on the mistakes you did in your past or what you wished you knew. Here are the 20 lessons I have learned… Continue reading 20 Lessons I have learned in my early 20s

Notes to my younger self, Posts in English

8 Life lessons I have learned from my dad

Baba* was a very wise man. I have been lucky enough to learn these life lessons from him and wanted to share them with you. Photo de Negative Space sur Pexels.com 1. Women are much stronger than they think, they just don't know it Mothers carry their children during 9 months. A woman is always… Continue reading 8 Life lessons I have learned from my dad

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6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people

They are called Fulani, Fulbé, Peuhl and are a proud nomad people. Experienced breeders and travelers, they are scattered in different tribes and countries in West Africa, each with their own aadaaji (i.e. customs, traditions in Fulah). As a Fulani, here are the lessons I think this culture taught me. 1. Be proud of who… Continue reading 6 Lessons to learn from Fulani people