Life Lessons · Poetry

Mother & Father – A Poem by Gizelle Riley

Parents mess you up no matter what Both the ‘good’ and the ‘bad’ We blame them for our lack Only after many years, it is discovered… That we ourselves have to fill the gaps We try to be perfect…yet end up making some of their mistakes We grew up thinking they were perfect… Realize that… Continue reading Mother & Father – A Poem by Gizelle Riley

Health & Wellness · Life Lessons

HOW TO KEEP YOUR SANITY AT WORK

There are several elements of the nine to five grind that can make anyone go bonkers once pushed to the limit – that nagging co-worker, that challenging boss, the relentless loads of tasks which seem to attack you at almost every corner, the list is endless. Admit it, even if you absolutely love your job you’ve been… Continue reading HOW TO KEEP YOUR SANITY AT WORK

Life Lessons · Lifestyle

4 articles for the price of 1

Hey guys! I’ve been a bit lax lately with publishing (sorry)…but for good reason I promise. I’ve been working hard at enhancing my brand and thankfully it has been paying off (mental high-five). I celebrated a couple of wins recently – several of my articles were featured on some popular websites of which I am a HUGE fan… Continue reading 4 articles for the price of 1

Inspirational · Life Lessons

The Dream that led me to ‘The Alchemist’

About a month ago, I had the most vivid dream of my life. In summary, I entered a large room and in the centre of that room was a huge pyramid made of gold bricks. Strange enough, Jeremy Irons was on top of a ladder leaning on the pyramid. He pointed to an empty space at the pinnacle… Continue reading The Dream that led me to ‘The Alchemist’

Life Lessons

Life Lessons from the First Year of Marriage

Today marks ONE YEAR that we made it official- our First Anniversary. No longer will my husband and I celebrate monthi-versaries. We have officially made it through the first year unscathed and happier than ever. Those myths about the first year being the hardest were a lie…at least for us. Notwithstanding, it wasn’t always easy but it was still… Continue reading Life Lessons from the First Year of Marriage

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You’re Not Dumb… Just Lazy (Reflections of a Former Lazy Person)

We’ve all been there. Even those smarty-pants individuals we read about or see in real life had moments of doubt. Whether some of us would like to admit it or not, we all at some point have felt like we weren’t the sharpest pencil in the pencil case. This comparison can let you wallow in… Continue reading You’re Not Dumb… Just Lazy (Reflections of a Former Lazy Person)

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Soaking Up Some Rays in 2016- Marvel & DC Movies

I don’t know what you’ll be doing for 2016 but as my husband so perfectly dubs it…I’ll be soaking up some rays. 

I will be in the movie theatre…don’t call, don’t text, if you need a lift to take your cat to swimming lessons, I am so very sorry but you’re flat out of luck. There are more pressing matters to attend to… 

If you’ve been a bit out of the loop don’t worry…here are some wicked-cool reasons why 2016 is THE year for awesome, stay glued to your seat, no need for intermission Comic Book Movies.

 

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