School

Some Words for Exam Season

As of right now, I’m right in the thick of mock exam season. Last week I took my biology, english and economics mock exams and while I’m so glad that they’re over, I still have four more exams next week…including the subjects I find most difficult: chemistry and maths.  I’m just feeling overwhelmed and like …

Journal

Feeling Alive

It’s so easy to get caught up in the dull, monotonous but comfortable routine of life. A year or so ago, I found myself stuck in this rut. Every morning, I would wake up, get ready and go to school. This would be followed by co-curricular activities, studying, eating, mindlessly consuming content and then sleep, …

Self Development

Trying Minimalism

On The Minimalists’ blog, they define minimalism as  “A lifestyle that helps people question what things add value to their lives. By clearing the clutter from life’s path, we can all make room for the most important aspects of life: health, relationships, passion, growth, and contribution.” I’m currently on holiday, and while I’ve appreciated the …