Yeah sure, positive reinforcement is good, boost your confidence etc etc. But I do wish that parents stop teaching their children that they are the best. They are not. We all know that. Even if they are pretty damn good, there's always going to someone better than them. There always is. So why not teach … Continue reading Pet Peeve #061: “You Are The Best”
If you want your marriage to survive or suck less, do not live with your in-laws or parents or aunties or uncles or whichever blood/non-blood relatives. Okay, maybe you have cool parents. And you're all like, "I LOVE MY PARENTS!! MY HUSBAND/WIFE WILL LOVE THEM TOO DUH!!" Nope. It probably will be okay for like … Continue reading Love Lesson 101: In-Laws
Everyone feels like they deserve good things in life. Everyone thinks they deserve happiness and all the fancy things life has to offer. But, the thing is that not everyone is a good person. And, I think it is fair to say that bad people do not deserve good things. But yet, somehow, they still … Continue reading Pet Peeve #060: People vs Good Things
Statistics. That word alone makes me hyperventilate. I've never been good in mathematics. I struggle a lot to even get a "just pass" grade. But here I am, 27 years old, with a failing memory, sitting in another stats class. It is so hard to follow! My brain was so tired after the 4 hour … Continue reading Pet Peeve #059: Binomial Distribution
I think pretty every single kid get asked this question. You know what I wanted to be? I wanted to be a teacher - and then I realize how fucking terrifying kids are I wanted to be a news reader - and then I realize I have trouble pronouncing certain words (incense to incest, go … Continue reading Pet Peeve #058: What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?
I don't know if I have covered this before, but I really need to say it again. I hate the word sacrifice. It is as if you are giving up on something JUST for that other person. Sacrifice to me is just scary because it will lead to all these negative expectations you will impose … Continue reading Pet Peeve #057: Sacrifice
Look, I am not against people having kids, I believe that everyone should choose how they want to lead their life - childless or otherwise. I know that for some, having children gives them meaning to life, or something like life is incomplete without children. I have to warn you though, if your life goal … Continue reading Pet Peeve #056: “When Are You Having A Baby?”