What can we do to let go?

This week at work, I met a couple of students who didn’t know each other but who told a somewhat similar story. A story that you might find familiar yourself. A story of feeling let down, abandoned, and disappointed by people in their lives who were supposed to be there for them, people whom they…

I learned something from Lady Gaga

Happy New Year everyone! A little belated but at least it’s still January! Someone mentioned to me this morning that he’s gonna check out my blog which got me freaked out for a second there cos I haven’t been very good at keeping up with the writing. So it was a good nudge to start…

Me, my Mother and Mother’s Day

I can’t believe it’s already May! I’m chooing to write about my mum in this post because in the recent stress management sessions I had with JC2 CTGs, I talked briefly about my relationship with my mother. Some students found it helpful in thinking about their own relationships with their family and suggested that I should…

BGR – To date or not to date

I bumped into a couple of friends at the hawker centre while having breakfast this morning and they got me thinking about the whole ‘to date or not to date’ during JC thing. You see, R and E met while they were in JC, dated and then married each other some 10 years ago. They…

BGR – Having a CRUSH

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton gushed recently in an interview with US Vogue magazine about her crush on British Foreign Secretary David Milliband. She described him as smart and attractive and was enamoured with his British accent. We all know that feeling. He walks into the lecture theatre and suddenly your cheeks are flushed and you…