• Lifestyle,  Living

    A Mid Year Review: 2020

    Time for a mid year review in 2020 because it is June already. I can’t believe how fast time flies. A lot have happened during this last six months around the world. Some of them certainly have had impacts on my personal life. A mid year review is very handy to check how life is going. It is also a motivating way for me to get back in track with my life. Earlier this year I have mapped out where I want my life to go with four focal points; wellness, career, finance and travel. I also broke them down into smaller goals. If you want to read how I…

  • Lifestyle,  Living

    Stay At Home Survival Guide

    Seeing that the Corona Pandemic is not going to evaporate soon, I decided to compile some personal tips as stay at home survival guide. It’s the fourth week of quarantine in Indonesia. The pandemic hasn’t been easy for all of us. I have faithfully avoided the outside world. I go outside only when it is absolutely necessary such as grocery shopping or taking my father to his monthly doctor’s appointment. My sole connections to the world are social media and video calls. I’m sure most of you are in the same position. Being stuck at home could spell boring. But I managed to work out a few things to help…

  • Lifestyle,  Living

    Life Mapping 2020

    Time to do a life mapping for year 2020. This year I settled on twenty goals to celebrate the beginning of a new decade. I decided the year’s theme will be “Reinventing“. I am going to reinvent myself. I would like to learn more skills, be more mindful of who I am and yes, I want to lose weight. I would like to finish the year in a better version of myself.  I adopted the “SMART Goal” method as guidance to set my goals. SMART Goal method brings structure and trackability into your goals. It enlists five criterias to help you focus on efforts and achieve your goals. SMART stands for…

  • Lifestyle,  Living

    Year In Review: 2019

    Time for a year in review: 2019. Each year I do a simple mapping of my life. It’s a strategy that allows me to see the direction I want my life to go. At the end of each year it’s easier for me to do a year in review based on this. I divided my attention into different main focus; Wellness, Finance, Travel and Career. Wellness I prepared goals associated with my well being as an individual. In 2019 these goals were: 1. IVF Journey.  I went through the whole journey of in vitro fertilisation all year round. Unfortunately the result came out negative. It made me sad that I…