Archive for the Maturity Category

Education: Love it or Hate it

Education: Love it or Hate it

“School sucks!” “I wish I could have holidays all year round (although you know that won’t happen)!” There’s at least one time in your life when you’ve said it, but did you really mean it? Many a time, we say things on impulse, usually prompted greatly by something that painstakingly makes you feel like you’re [...]

Escapism vs Responsiblity: Your Pick

Escapism vs Responsiblity: Your Pick

There’s at least one stage in our lives that we’re not in favor of, which often makes us feel disgruntled and sometimes at a loss. We tend to walk around in circles trying hard to avoid the main problem as much as we can, only to realize that all we have been doing is making [...]

Dealing With Divorce: A Guide For Teenagers

Dealing With Divorce: A Guide For Teenagers

Divorce. What do you feel inside when you hear that word? Do you feel pain? Unhappiness? Sadness? For every person, the feeling is different. Some teenagers might be happy for their parents and think that their parents are better off separating instead of arguing daily. Others, however, feel angry and betrayed. Whatever the feeling is, [...]

Gaming as a Hobby I: For Both the Young and Old

Gaming as a Hobby I: For Both the Young and Old

Before I even started elementary school, gaming has been a hobby of mine. Back then, I remembered having my hands all over the SEGA Genesis console and challenging my cousins every once in a while. During those days my parents and grandparents would often threaten to confiscate my beloved console every time they see me [...]

Parenting the Puberty – Dealing with the Questions

Parenting the Puberty - Dealing with the Questions

Picture this – a single father (possibly widower) whose daughter is starting to ask questions that he does not feel equipped to answer as she is moving into the age of puberty. A while back I heard about an issue involving a widower seeking advice as he was in the exact situation described. Nowadays, it [...]

Time is Platinum

Time is Platinum

  You wake up in the morning, brush your teeth, take a shower, brush your teeth again, get dressed, grab your things, and leave for work.  What a typical morning routine it is for you—if only you’re not scurrying to catch the morning bus and you’re not an hour and a half behind your scheduled [...]

Independence: One Word You Should be Prepared For

Independence is what you fell down on your knees for. You’ve pleaded, shed crocodile tears, and enumerated all the reasons to your parents on why you should be given the freedom and independence you deserve. Breaking free from the cage of parental guidance is what you have been targeting right from the very start. You [...]

Stress-less, Not Stress-Free!

The workplace should be your second home and not the last place you would want yourself to be in. Inconsiderate superiors, gossiping colleagues, and work pressure are just some of the factors which can squeeze out one’s energy—eventually turning one into a zombie at the end of the day. Here are some tips to live [...]

Male Birth Control Pills

For years, female’s sole responsibility of taking oral contraception has been an inevitable task. Now over four decades of research and testing on various male participates, the pill is almost ready to hit the market with full force. Now the big question is, if you are a guy, would you be willing to take those [...]

Unleash the Money Guru in You

Admit it—money doesn’t come easy these days. Impulsive spending, bill payments, clubbing and partying, shopping sprees, and car maintenance can burn lots of holes in your pocket, it’s almost impossible to scout for another source of moolah or at least live on a tight budget. Well, fret no more, for here are some tips for [...]