Becoming More Positive and Happier

We are born with an inherent instinct for self-preservation. It is our optimistic way of approaching the world because it assumes two things: 1) There will be a future 2) We want to be a part of that future. However, in spite of this inherent optimism, we also carry with us certain biases that can lead …

Why Growth Is Better Than Comfort

There is something to be said about being in our ‘comfort zone’. That’s the place where we feel knowledgeable, strong, in-charge and safe. Life feels good when we are living it in our comfort zone. Stress, anxiety and fear are non-existent; instead, confidence and calm abound. Still, for all the wonderful sentiments associated with our comfort zone, …

Why Travelling Will Empower You

Travelling isn’t just an excuse to escape the 9 to 5, get a tan and soak in the culture. The healing qualities that travelling provides on both our mental and physical state is usually the biggest advantage for most seasoned travellers. Combined with the following three other advantages, it’s easy to see why it is a …

Loving Yourself

It is our human nature to be loved and to love. We can’t help it. Every fibre in our being is in-tuned to search for and embrace love in its purest form. To look at this on a deeper level, you could say that love is the fundamental and imperative glue which bonds all things; seen …

How To Attract the Right People

You may wonder how certain people attract others to them so easily; maybe it’s the way they dress, or maybe they just have a likeable personality and aura. People gravitate toward others who they perceive as good listeners, attentive, kind, and understanding. In our world today many of us still don’t know how to really …

Family Adventure Bucket List

The world’s most exciting natural environments make for perfect adventure playgrounds. Experiencing these playgrounds with family not only thrills younger travellers but also offers a fresh perspective to their more travel-hardened parents. Here at Corner of Inspiration, we have searched far and wide to bring you our Top 5 bucket list of adventurous family holidays. …

Journey

Under the moonlit sky, the river flows unperturbed, unrelenting. It’s destination unknown. By it’s bank she stands, gazing and reflecting on days gone by. Memories never ending. She remembers the words of a wise man a lifetime ago that wisdom is acquired through experience, and knowledge of its abode. That life is not a rehearsal, nor can it be …

Treasures

Beneath the sunlit sky the old man toils; his basket raised high, careful not to spill the day’s spoils. He walks slowly with feet cracked from walking miles. To passers by he is a familiar site. That heartfelt laughter. That toothless smile.At the break of dawn he rises to sounds of the Cockerel’s crow; from where he …