3 Simple Ways to Defuse Conflict and Regain Love

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New? Here’s where you can subscribe for weekly goodies delivered to youRSS feed. Yay Remember, confrontation is about reconciliation and awareness, not judgement or anger. – Dale Partridge. (This is a guest post by Stephanie O’Brien of Coach Connection). Few things suck the sparkle out of your life like a fight with someone you care […]

Debunked! 3 Myths That Get In The Way of Business Success.


There is only one success – to be able to spend your life in your own way. – Christopher Morley. I’ve always been a driven person. Back in the 80’s, as a teenager I used to carry a little newspaper clipping in my wallet that said “Decide to Succeed!”. As cheesy as that may sound, […]

4 Small, Simple Ways To Get Back Your Sparkle


Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realising that life is made up of little things. – Frank A Clark. Little things are happening around us every day. Every moment, in fact, we are encountering little things. Yesterday, when I was walking into a shop, a woman smiled at me. I smiled back and […]

5 BIG Reasons to Let Go of the Past.

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Sometimes letting go is an act of far greater power than defending or hanging on. – Eckhart Tolle. Letting go of the past and embracing the present continues to be the most rewarding experience of my life.  This is not an overnight task and may take be tough and challenging, but the results far outweigh the […]

75 of the Best, Most Inspiring Quotes on Hopes + (Following your) Dreams

75 Quotes on Following your dreams and never losing hope

Every woman’s life is the sum of all her choices, and Revlon India is here to support that. Choices by Revlon is a platform that will allow every woman to express her opinions and make her choices freely. This month, Revlon talks about Hopes & Dreams and believes that each woman should dream at whatever scale she […]

G’bye 2014, Hello 2015! This is Not a Year End Review.

Alternative to a year end review 2014

On December 30th, 2014, I sent out my Tuesday Sparkle Bomb email as usual. This being the last one of the year, I thought about whether I wanted to do a year end review. The answer was No. Even though it was a huge year for me. (I got a scholarship + did a Leadership course […]

Choices by Revlon: The Dream That Came True Unconventionally

Not a Gypsy but captures the feeling!

Every woman’s life is the sum of all her choices, and Revlon India is here to support that. Choices by Revlon is a platform that will allow every woman to express her opinions and make her choices freely. This month, Revlon talks about Hopes & Dreams and believes that each woman should dream at whatever scale she desires, then pursue to accomplish […]

Top 10 Ways You Lose Confidence + How To Get It Back.

Don't compare yourself like oranges and apples

What if I told you that I never feel truly confident? Not 100%, not every day, and certainly not all the time! Sure, I can project confidence easily, but deep inside, I usually worry that I don’t have what it takes. That I’m just not good enough. Good enough for what? Could be anything. That doesn’t […]

Penny Wise, Pound Foolish?


I felt like a KANJOOS. That’s an Indian word for “miser/scrooge/stingy”. It was a Friday night and I had gone out with friends.  We’d seen a show, and headed on to a pub after for a bit. I was acutely conscious of the fact that my wallet was lighter than a hummingbird, and that I […]

75 Things Smart Happy Women Do That Make Life Rock!

75 things smart, happy, kickass women do differently

Smart. Happy. Kickass. Women. Create a R-evol-ution of Joy. From teenage rebellion to glorious womanhood, here are some lessons I’ve learned about what makes some women sparkle like sunshine, inside and out. Of such a tribe, I firmly believe you are too. Whether you do some of these, all, or none, you have within you […]

10 Simple Tips & Shortcuts to Inner Peace & Joy

peace stones

Guest Post by Ashley Davis Bush, LCSW. Scroll to the end for a chance to win a copy of her book Shortcuts to Inner Peace: 70 Simple Paths to Everyday Serenity. Winner chosen on March 19th. Does your life feel “crazy” and “nonstop”? Is your mind always busy?  Does it feel like stress is your constant […]

50 Top Tips & Best Ways to use Pinterest for Business

What is pinterest?  Simply put, it’s a virtual, all over the interwebs, ginormous pin board that is even more addictive than Facebook,as if such a thing was possible. As I found out 3.5 weeks ago, after ignoring my invite for 3 months. “Pinterest lets you organize and share all the beautiful things you find on […]

11 Questions You’re NOT Asking That Could Change Your Life

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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain. When Jayson Krause’s best friend died of cancer in September 2005, he realised that […]

75 Most Empowering, Inspirational Quotes for Sassy, Kickass Women

Steve McCurry for National Geographic Magazine

For the kickass women of the world. Those that are, and those that are growing up to be. The daughters. The mothers. The sisters. The fribblings – friends like siblings. The wives. The girlfriends. The aunts. The nieces. The grand-somethings. The young uns. The teens. The women in your life. Who love, lose, cry. Laugh, heal, thrive. Nurture. […]

300. Reasons to be happy. Things to love about your life. NOW.


One evening, a Cherokee elder told his grandson about the battle that goes on inside people’s heads. Pic credit: http://www.fineartamerica.com He said, “My son, the battle is between the two ‘wolves’ that live inside us all. One is unhappiness. It is fear, worry, anger, jealousy, sorrow, self-pity, resentment, and inferiority. The other is happiness. It […]

75 of the BEST, Most Inspirational Kickass Quotes on Life, Love, Happiness, Change & Growth.

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. George Bernard Shaw.

I share inspiring quotes at the Your Life YOUR Way facebook page  (click the link to join) and have collected 75 of the best kickass inspirational quotes on life, love, happiness, change & growth that I’ve found. Bookmark this post & visit anytime for inspiration! ps: I’ve spent hours creating this post, looking for the right images/sources but if you […]

5 Ways to Quit the Confusion & Find Your Passion


What are you passionate about? I asked this question in my last post about life, death and passion. Amidst the responses here and in my inbox from people who knew what they loved and wanted, were some who didn’t. I don’t believe there’s a single person on Earth who ISN’T passionate, who didn’t have a […]