When You Say “How Are You?”, Do You Actually Mean It ?

Have you ever wondered if your friends were sincere when they asked you how you were feeling in the morning, if your colleagues were actually interested in why you looked more tired than usual ? If you have, I believe you would be right. Indeed, this is a question we ask and are asked once or several times a day. It certainly is the most common way of initiating a conversation, even before speaking about the weather… Continue reading When You Say “How Are You?”, Do You Actually Mean It ?

Bilingualism & Why You Should Learn A Foreign Language

You may not need to be convinced to learn a foreign language, since most of you probably are familiar with the benefits of bilingualism. I figured, nonetheless, that I would remind some of these benefits to you today and try to get you to make the effort of spending at least 10 to 15 minutes a day learning a second language, whichever one it might be. Continue reading Bilingualism & Why You Should Learn A Foreign Language

What Is Love ?

If you read the various meanings of love in the Merriam Webster Dictionary, you should soon realize that this small 4-letter word has the potential to mean many many things. A mother and father can feel love for their children, a strong friendship between schoolmates or colleagues may be called love and sexual attraction is also defined as love. As love is a much more confusing concept nowadays, compared to a time when divorcing wasn’t part of getting married, I have decided to share my point of view with you. Continue reading What Is Love ?

What You May Do When You Cannot Sleep

My Dearest Mad-Readers, As I couldn’t sleep last time, I had the idea to write this article : there was at least one positive aspect to my insomnia. I believe there always is something positive hidden (sometimes with a lot of dedication) behind something negative (it’s actually called a blessing in disguise). Don’t you ? Alright, so here is a list of things you could … Continue reading What You May Do When You Cannot Sleep