Monthly Archives: February 2012

4 Must Experience Adventures Before You Kick the Bucket

29 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Mother Nature has been kind to offer us with the great abundance of pristine locales. The best thing would be to travel and try each and every place to experience the different wonders. However, time and financial constraints keep one away from such rich indulgences. Money sure does buy happiness sometimes. The best therefore is to read through the exotic literature available on the Web before planning an adventure. You really don’t want to scuba dive in a filthy fish tank or sky dive over a desert.

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Money Matters to Keep in Mind While Traveling to India

26 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Range of hotel costs

In case you take up your accommodation in cheaper hotels, can travel to the second class compartments of the trains and can live your meals to rice and pulses, it will be very easy for you to witness India in just $10 USD per day. Moreover, if you are in favour of comforts like that of a particular diet food, a single room, travelling and sporadic journey travel will make you count your USD of $20 to $25 per day. Mid variety hotels with the three time meals, a private car along with a driver will scale up your charges to around $30 to $35 USD per day.

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5 things to be Grateful for in your Life

24 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

When it comes to identifying things we’d rather not have in our lives, the task turns out to be simpler than we thought. But can you say the same about things you should be grateful for? Sometimes, the things we take most granted are the ones which deserve most of our gratitude as well. It’s not all too difficult either, one only needs to stop and think about the various things around us, big or small which make us who we are. Gratitude need not be expressed with material gifts or words of kindness either. It is more of an inner state of being which influences your entire outlook about the world. We all must take that step towards thanking people and nature for giving us an opportunity to explore life. Gratitude does not take your time, it is something you must carry with you no matter where you go or who you become. Here’s a list of five things we all must be grateful for:

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How to Stay Fit While Traveling and on the road

22 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Wondering how to stay fit while traveling? Travel, whether for work or pleasure, disturbs your daily routine and can make it very difficult to stick to something like a workout regimen or diet. But when you are traveling, you never know when you’re going to sleep, in what time zone you will be, what you will find to eat, etc. If you are trying to stay fit then while on the go, try some of these tips.

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Simple Living : Declutter the Intelligent Way

18 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Clutter , be it at the workplace or at home can be one of the hardest things to get rid off. For those of you trying to fight your hoarding habits, the prospect of throwing away junk can be stressful because you don’t know where to start. Moreover, the more clutter you have around you, the more prone you are to procrastinate the act of cleaning it. This is something almost everyone experiences at some point. However, getting rid of clutter is more about the mental preparedness and will to clean up, rather than the actual act of throwing things we don’t need anymore. The “I’ll use it later” or the “I’ll declutter in the spring break” are all ways in which we try to convince ourselves that something needs to be kept, or that the clean up can be done later.

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How to Create Lasting First Impressions

15 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Good first impressions can be great–but a lasting first impressions are better. A good impression might be pleasant, but quickly forgotten, but a lasting impression, well, lasts…

Dress Well

Human beings are visual creatures by nature and they instantly notice their physical appearance before anything else. This is why the first mantra for first impressions is to dress for success. You only have a few seconds to make a lasting impression at this first, visual level.

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10 Secrets Beautiful Girls & Handsome Guys will never tell you!

12 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

It’s crazy, right? You are falling for someone who is really attractive and you’re too scared to say anything because they are just so…perfect. How could someone that fit and beautiful have any problems? Okay, you know better–everyone is human and has their own problems. Unfortunately, you still feel small when you stand next to this gorgeous person.

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Ideas to Surprise your Boyfriend/Girlfriend

11 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Surprises are an excellent way of conveying your love, bundled up in a different package. An unpredictable surprise is bound to delight your partner and turn an ordinary day into an unforgettable one. Surprises are a way of showing your partner that you are as considerate, thoughtful and original as when they first fell in love with you.

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10 Steps to Writing The Best Essay

09 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

Writing. Not exactly everyone’s cup of tea, and with good reason too. See, writing may seem easy, but putting down thoughts in a continuous, error free manner takes a lot of practice, time, and paper. It’s not as hard as rocket science though. With a few steps and tips on how to do it, writing an essay can be a fun and enjoyable experience. Like John Trimble once said, ‘…write as if the person you are talking to is right there, and has a sense of humor and an appreciation for simple straightforwardness”.

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Why You Must Keep a Bucket List of Adventures

07 Feb, 2012 0 comments All life areas

One cannot emphasize enough on the importance of being open to new experiences in life. Adding the adventurous streak to an everyday routine can not only make your life interesting, it can also help you learn. There is something different and exciting to gain from every adventure, enabling you to get important insights into things about yourself that you’d been unaware of, and to test your strengths and weaknesses. Your next adventure could change your life and alter it in unimaginable ways. While you might experience new things as and when they come, it’s never too late to have a list of your own adventures to try. A bucket list of adventures will give you a head-start if you’ve been trying to add adventure to your life but can’t zero in on one particular idea. Having a list for yourself will also open you up to the thought of new avenues in life, to explore and discover. Making the list is easy – get a pen and paper and write it all down. Think big and reach out to what seems impossible at the moment. Make it a point to have atleast 10 items in the list and progressively rank them according to your preferences. It could provide you with a much needed break from routine and motivation to take action. Here are 5 reasons why this bucket list is important:

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