Friendships— are we cultivating the right kind?

A recent conversation with a close friend got me thinking how important it is to surround ourselves with the kind of people that positively impact our lives. People walk in and out of our lives quite often but some…they stick around for a while longer(or a lifetime). With them, we share our life; goals, ambitions,…

Transform Your Bedroom Into A Peaceful Retreat

Originally posted on Whimsical Connotations:
Time and time again, I have wished my bedroom could look like a hotel room with all the luxuries. Haven’t you…? In reality, not every one of us can afford a bedroom like that, but (fortunately) transforming your bedroom into a sanctuary, you could unwind in, after a busy day of…

Where Can One Find Free Feminine Stock Photos

I am a writer, not a photographer. But I understand quality images play a major role in building up the aesthetics and indentity of a brand. Especially us, bloggers spend so much time looking through stock image libraries, searching for perfectly styled stock photographs to spice up our blog or elevate the look and feel…

5 Things You Can Do To Boost Your Career|Start Today!

You work so hard. But it doesn’t seem enough to move up the corporate ladder? Is it possible that you are fixated on a job instead of looking at the bigger picture – your career? You’d say ‘That’s not true. I work so hard, even after everyone else has left the office, I am still…

Beat The Monday Blues!

It’s Sunday evening and you are feeling a little sad already about the weekend coming to an end…
Thinking about all the work and responsibilities of the coming week, is making you almost depressed.. This feeling may even intensify as you wake up on Monday…
Well, you could be experiencing Monday blues…Luckily, there is a way around it!

How To Conquer Your Mornings Like A Boss

Waking up in the morning has always been something I have  struggled with, despite having done it day after day, since childhood (I still don’t seem to have a handle on it).😂 I often find myself, thinking how productive my day could be, if … my mornings are less rushed and more organized. I don’t…

Rich and Creamy Homemade Hot Chocolate

The past couple of weeks it has been pouring, here in Sri Lanka and I have been indulging in the comforts of a mug of hot chocolate, quite often than I usually do. Today on Whimsical Connotations, let me give you my go-to recipe for this simple but delicious beverage. It certainly is for true…

B’day Resolutions|Why Not?!

Hello lovelies  🙂 If you are following me on IG, you would have seen one of my recent posts ‘Yesterday, I turned thirty’. I have been thinking, what a difference it would or rather, it could make in our lives if we, instead of making a wish, take on a resolution on our birthday. I do…