Tehran has been the capital of Iran for the last 200 years. As a capital of a developing country it has been changing drastically in the different eras specifically in the last 50 years. Different generations witnessed the transition of the old and traditional neighbourhoods into a modern city. Besides the regular pace with which… Continue reading Is being aware part of the solution?!
When I was a kid my mother used to sew all my dresses. Besides the fancy ones which we had to wear at the birthday parties or the new year visits, the daily outfits were all produced at home:). We had an amazing basement where my father could do his wood work during his spare time and… Continue reading Why do we ruin our own stories?
I haven’t posted on my blog for the whole last month. I visited my home country, Iran, with my Iranian husband who was visiting the motherland for the first time after 20 years since his departure with his family. I don’t know what I thought about our plans that I left some free time for… Continue reading Where is home?
One of the keys to success that we hear a lot is “Hard Work”. There is this myth that if you work hard and put an effort in anything you will succeed. It might be true but will you be happy as well? I can claim that I worked hard all my life. I used… Continue reading What is your definition of success?
From the first day I started my journey in career change and self development, I heard the words “surrounding” and “community”. I completed my third course of pottery this week and for the first time I felt the sense of community when I participated on Saturday free workshops and I met new people in the studio. During this time I got to… Continue reading Are you aware of the magic of a community?
So many people asked me this question for the last couple of years. “Why do you want to quit your job? You get paid well and you are living a good life?” I couldn’t exactly describe my situation at work for my friends and family, but I always told myself and others that I am at the… Continue reading Have you found the descriptions and words you were searching for ages?
It is exactly 8 years and 10 months that I have left my home country for Canada. I decided to study and stay in Montreal while my sister had been already moved to Toronto a year earlier. Saying goodbye to my family in Tehran and getting on a plane to fly to an unknown land… Continue reading Why do I have to say goodbye?
What a difference it makes when you are energetic and happy because of the energy you have gained from your days off. When you have a balance of meeting friends, spending time with your loved ones and dedicating time for yourself. As if the balance in having fun is somehow transferring to the week which… Continue reading Did you enjoy your weekend?
What a night we had with my husband last night. We went to Montreal Opera House (OSM) to watch Metropolis silent movie while listening to a live improvised organ pipes play by a French master. What a masterpiece…. I have heard of this movie so many times and I have watched it partially in different… Continue reading How to nourish the eyes, the ears and the mind?
I have been following a trend in the last couple of years. The trend of lists, the trend of bullet points and summarized information. The trend of learning everything on surface and with no depth at all. Are these questions sound familiar to you? 1) 10 things happy people do 2) 5 key activities to keep… Continue reading Why everything has to be summarized?