Think like a maroon

This episode of my new Maroon Mindset podcast is about educating our minds and souls by learning about pioneers such as George Washington Carver, Nelson Mandela and many more rebels, agitators and challengers of the status quo. Listen, subscribe and share! https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/maroon-mindset/id1487448654#episodeGuid=c57c99f5-b94e-8e7f-e1cf-47df443245a6

🎄Thank you! ❄️

Just a note to say thank you for being on this journey with me at The Human Touch Blog! There have been posts on a wide range of topics - all relating to daily life trying to balance work, study and life. On behalf of my family and close friends who have helped me through…

I’ll make a good nurse one day…#today😊

This is the next in the summer blog series of Reflections of a Trailblazer. Check out my blog The Human Touch ❤✍🏽 for the previous posts so you don't miss out on my journey. I've previously discussed my PhD journey and my career inspirations. This post will include the importance of using unpleasant life experiences…

Join the ‘Achievement Chain’!

What does it mean to be an 'achiever'? Responses to this may vary based on culture and other socioeconomic factors.  Taking this line of thought further, I've been intrigued and somewhat bemused by the term 'high achievers'. Who decides who the high achievers are? Do you need someone to bestow this accolade on you or…

Positive Vibes!💖✍🏾👍 (27th Feb 2016)

    This week's activities have been varied, however my overwhelming reflections are  positive. It felt like I was making a real difference to as many people's lives as I could. It got me thinking about how we can 'add value' to others with our actions and choices in life. Anyone who knows me well knows…

Positive Vibes!💖✍🏾👍 (13th Feb 2016)

   After last week's celebratory Positive Vibes post, normality has been resumed and I've gone a bit quieter this week with a shorter post. It's all good though...positivity reigns supreme! I trust you will identify with the messages of positivity in my post. It is my hope that it will facilitate your own reflections on…

Don’t mistake my kindness for weakness: update on my recent experiences!

"Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness". This quote made me reflect on a number of recent experiences. I thought I should jot a few of these in a blog post, so here goes... My reflections centred around how we 'see' ourselves and how this can…