Most of us have dreams of living a fulfilling life, but when it comes down to get serious about realising our dream, we lose focus. Why do we stop dreaming and settle into our comfort zone?
If you are like me, you have dedicated your entire life to your family and their well-being. You have been juggling being a mum, work commitments, and household duties. More than likely you feel proud of yourself, but are you truly contributing meaningfully to your life and your overall dreams?
Recently, I was with a group of women talking about the life of women and family commitments. Most of them talked about how their lives revolved around their children, household responsibilities, jobs they hated with inconvenient hours, dragging the children to child care, coming back home to rush dinners and bedtime.
I could relate to that story as I dedicated years of my life to bringing up my children. I saw motherhood and marriage as my primary role, and I gave up on my dreams and things I wanted to achieve.
Many people are feeing this stress, giving too much of this idea of being a good parent, but with an unhappy attitude.
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Studies reveal that caregiving can lead to feelings of entrapment, obligation, social isolation, guilt, uncertainty, and loss of independence. Do any of these feelings sound familiar?
If you have experienced any of those emotions, this may be one of the most important messages you will ever receive in your life. It was for me and I hope it could be the same for you.
Caregiving, for me, happened gradually. It all started when my husband’s health declined. As time passes, a gradual process with his physical and mental changes has been fluctuating. Even though he is still fairly independent, he needs someone to monitor him with tasks such as banking, transport, shopping, and housing.
I took the responsibility of providing the care as I am the only person to take the caring role, not as a choice, but I felt it was my duty to do so.
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When we start a new business, we go through this process of dreaming again, of thinking about how our lives would be like with our new profitable Affiliate business.
Running a lifestyle business from our laptop, providing time and financial freedom to create a life and business that we genuinely want, sounds appealing to many of us.
In fact, more and more people realise that they need to re-skill for today’s digital world, whether they like it or not.
Affiliate Marketing is a channel that allows starting promoting products that you like while learning new skills and eventually transition smoothly to become an online business entrepreneur.
Affiliate Marketers have the potential to earn substantial commissions, and they can create multiple streams of income.
But it is not for everybody, first of all, it requires investment, not only money but in time, education and effort. It involves mastery, like any other skill.
But What Exactly is the Principal Job of an Affiliate Marketer?
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Short stories are easy to absorb, they inspire to follow one’s dreams, give pause for thought and possibly a new perspective in life.
These two stories by Paulo Coehlo from his book “Like the Flowing River” share thoughts, imagination, and encourage us to make a positive change in life.
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In Mexico, each town, each region, has its traditions, its uses and customs. Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a time of celebration.
During the festival, families and communities gather to honour those who passed on and embarked on their spiritual paths.
On November 1, called All Saints Day, is when the children’s spirits arrive. On November 2, the Day of the Dead, the adults arrive.
The Origin of the Day of the Dead
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