Absolutely love this creative, non-confrontational way of imposing consequences for “indictable” offences. :)
Kudos to whomever thought it up. Reposted from Mommy’s Talk Uncensored (FB page) with permission of Angelila

Absolutely love this creative, non-confrontational way of imposing consequences for “indictable” offences. :)

Kudos to whomever thought it up. Reposted from Mommy’s Talk Uncensored (FB page) with permission of Angelila

The amazing Maggie Comac talking up the world class @baytabdullah Children’s Hospice. Incredible place. Medical Student Day at #baytabdullah #palliativecare #kuwait  (at BACCH Bayt Abdullah Children’s Hospice)

The amazing Maggie Comac talking up the world class @baytabdullah Children’s Hospice. Incredible place. Medical Student Day at #baytabdullah #palliativecare #kuwait (at BACCH Bayt Abdullah Children’s Hospice)

The Culture of Overwork *rant*

The Culture of Overwork *rant*

We applaud long hours, stupid, crazy schedules, “pulling all-nighters,” and exhaustion as a sign of character. We value achievement above all else, and use words like “lazy,” “entitled,” or “deadbeat,” to describe those people who aren’t striving for the brass ring… the gold watch… or the C-suite with all their might.

Just think of any one of a number of wildly popular TV series over the years - 

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Omnivoracious: Brigid Schulte on Taming the To-Do List: "Put Joy First"

Time is not a commodity that can be traded for something better. Yesterday’s moments are not renewable and tomorrow’s moments are not to be hurried. Now… RIGHT now is what we have to work with. 

Do you want this moment to be stressed… painful… wasted… regretted… or joyful? Get off the “my-time-is-not-my-own” treadmill and take back your life.

Really enjoy people-watching at the #Avenues. Especially along here. #kuwait #shopping #culture #weekend  (at The Grand Avenues Mall)

Really enjoy people-watching at the #Avenues. Especially along here. #kuwait #shopping #culture #weekend (at The Grand Avenues Mall)

Wrong …again.

Wrong …again.

Love Calvin & Hobbes. Something for everyone. :)

For years, experts have been telling parents to praise the behaviour, or the effort a child makes, and not the child him/herself. The thinking behind this bit of wisdom is that praising a child for effort, no matter what the outcome, was much better for the child’s developing sense of self than praising the child for the action itself. For example,…

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Play Nice or Go Away

Play Nice or Go Away - when leaders “take one for the team.”

Joe Montana – one of the best ever “high performers” in the AFL

The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. —Max DePree

The internship program at the Soor Center is my baby. I’m passionate about skills development and about mentoring newbie therapists as they gain experience in their professional lives. I care about…

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Animated graphic by Jeremy Rifkin on Mirror Neurones and empathy. Interesting and thought-provoking.

How to Leave Your Ego at the Door

"Twas well observed by my Lord Bacon, That a little knowledge is apt to puff up, and make men giddy, but a greater share of it will set them right, and bring them to low and humble thoughts of themselves. ~Anonymous

Think I’ll pick up a little Beluga caviar for my next party. Not. Besides, it’s horrible. (think Tom Hanks in “Big.”) 😂 #kuwait #foodie #culture  (at Sultan Center Salmiya)

Think I’ll pick up a little Beluga caviar for my next party. Not. Besides, it’s horrible. (think Tom Hanks in “Big.”) 😂 #kuwait #foodie #culture (at Sultan Center Salmiya)