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Don't be too sure of your own wisdom
“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.”
— Mahatma Gandhi

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Start loving you!

High self-esteem consists of the positive thoughts and feelings you have about yourself. It affects how you think, act and feel about others...

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Still going at 79

In her 79 years, Wilma Donald-Brown has accomplished much and is now content to devote her time to meeting the needs of others. President of the Coterie of Social Workers of T&T since 2004, Donald-Brown has given and continues to give of herself...

India's women face extinction

The killing of female foetuses is on the rise in India. The problem is so prevalent, men in rural communities are renting out their wives for as little as $700 dollars a month to fill the void in districts where women are scarce....

Kiwan aims for the sky

Kiwan Landreth-Smith is one of T&T’s youngest and most electrifying guitarists...

 
Commentary

Unplanned pregnancy making the right decisions

What happens to a young woman when she is 17, unemployed, single, out of school, struggling to meet the demands of daily life and gets pregnant? What if an unmarried young, professional gets pregnant and decides that she is financially...

Beautiful Eyes

Now this is not the easiest thing to do when it comes to applying eye-make-up, but if you follow these guidelines, you’ll be well on your way to getting it perfect ...

Tacky lessons

Some time ago, I bought a book called Tacky the Penguin. It’s a good children’s book, conveying the message that it’s okay to be different and that a person should always be happy with him or herself. But that’s not why I bought it...

Inflation vs your investment

It seems that everywhere we turn these days, there is an economist or politician talking about inflation. The hot topic is the increased spending that is causing it, and of course, how inflation can be regulated...

Consider consequences

Sincere thank you for all the responses and words of wisdom stemming from last week’s article on infidelity. It appears that in spite of the Aids epidemic and all the other ills associated with having more than one sexual partner, infidelity is alive and well...

Exercise for the mature woman

So many of us know that we need to exercise, yet we hesitate to take that big step of starting. For most of us, we fear that we are not fit enough to join the gym. Be that as it may, we need exercise whether we enjoy it...
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