Taslim Jaffer


Can You Draw A Stickman?!?! All You Need Is A Computer And Two Minutes!

I absolutely have to share this with you, dear Readers!  My sister-in-law, Zahida, posted this on Facebook a little while ago and today, as I found myself procrastinating (no!) I…

Stepping Out Of Your Comfort Zone

Do you remember when I asked you to Spend Time With Someone Who Adds To Your Self?  There are several reasons behind that.  (But, of course!  There’s a reason behind…

Try-This Tuesday: A Look At Your Ultimate Ending

A couple of weeks ago, I asked you a question:  How Do YOU Say Goodbye?  This is an important question for you to consider because in every change or transition…

I Didn’t Start Swearing Until I Had Children…

…and that’s the gosh darn truth.  So there you have it, folks.  That’s my dirty little secret.  (Well, one of them anyway.)  We all have them; some of us admit…

How My Hair Stylist Gives Me Perspective

I get my hair cut every 3 months.  It wasn’t a conscious decision to pencil in my appointments like that; it just so happens that when my bangs get to…

Try-This Tuesday: When Did You Last…??

The following task is one of my favourites from The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron.  I’m suggesting it for today’s Tuesday Task because it is a sure-fire way to: a)…

Inner Artist? Creative Self? A Bunch Of Mumbo-Jumbo??

I used to hear phrases like “inner artist” and “your creative Self” and think they were just gimmicks to promote some sort of airy-fairy workshop in which people sat around…

Try-This Tuesday: How Do YOU Say Goodbye?

“I need to make a change.”  “Something needs to change.”  “I don’t know what to change.” In order for a change to happen, there are 3 phases to go through,…

Can’t Find The Time? Read THIS While Watching Your Child’s Swim Lesson! PLUS: A Contest Giveaway!!

HERE’S A GREAT REASON WHY YOU SHOULD READ THIS POST:  The first Let ME Out contest giveaway is announced at the bottom!!  (The actual post may be useful, too, so…

Try-This Tuesday: Out With The Old, In With The New

Lately, I have been stuck on change.  (If that isn’t a paradox, I don’t know what is.)  I have been receiving messages from people who want to talk about a…