• Not Looking Back

    Eight years ago, I started a new chapter of my my life. While I was …

  • “Whatever you do in life will be insignificant but it is very …

    “Whatever you do in life will be insignificant but it is very important that you …

  • Bitter Pills

    Two weeks ago, a friend of mine called to ask me for some advice. I …

  • The Night I Believed in Magic

    ‘When you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.’ – Cinderella I remember watching Cinderella …

  • Financial Enabling Is Not Helpful. It’s Harmful.

    Whenever I find it hard to say ‘No.’ I always hum and sing these words …

  • Walk on Water

    Saturday at three in the morning, I woke thinking it was Sunday The room was …

  • THE TALA POSTS YOUTUBE VIDEOS

    How Many Posts And Likes Do We Need To Be Happy?

    My posts on Facebook get an average of 40-50 likes each. Out of around 1,000 friends, an average of 50 people react to my posts usually. I noticed that the people who ‘like’ my posts are always the same people… View Post
    My One In, One Out Rule: How I Stay In Control Of My Purchases

    My One In, One Out Rule: How I Stay In Control Of My Purchases

    There is nothing wrong with acquiring stuff. Things go wrong when we have ‘too much’ stuff. I’m not against consumption because in order to live our lives, I believe that we need to buy the things we need. I …
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    The Gift Of Contentment: Why I Want ‘Nothing’ For My Birthday

    The Gift Of Contentment: Why I Want ‘Nothing’ For My Birthday

    Yesterday, I watched a vlogger unbox her brand new Hermes birkin handbag and she said ‘So, I got myself this birkin for my birthday…’ Youtube was on auto-play and so even though I had never watched this vlogger before, I&…
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    Why It’s Okay To Wear The Same Outfits More Than Once

    Why It’s Okay To Wear The Same Outfits More Than Once

    I don’t remember anyone ever telling me ‘it’s not okay’ to wear clothes more than once but for some reason, I had this idea in my mind that re-wearing the same outfit for events is a mistake. I …
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    How To Make The Most Of Your Trip To Paris Without Spending Too Much

    How To Make The Most Of Your Trip To Paris Without Spending Too Much

    We went to Paris last December and it was truly one of the best vacations of my life. Paris has this really amazing vibe to it and I just felt like I travelled back in time when I was there. &…
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