Be Creative…. Be Happy

Everyone wants to be happy. Happiness is an emotional state of well being defined by positive and pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to joy. There are various ways of achieving happiness... creativity is one of them. A strong connection has been established between creativity and happiness. All people are not born with a creative bent of mind but can learn to be creative. Creativity is the ability to come up with new ideas. You have to search inside yourself to find out your kind of creativity which matches with your personality. In todays stressful times colouring books for adults are becoming very popular as they act as stress-busters. Different people have different talents. Writing, dancing, drawing, painting, knitting, quilting, crocheting, baking, solving a puzzle

WHAT TEACHERS MAKE

The dinner guests were sitting around the table discussing life. One man, a CEO proud of being a professional, decided to explain what was wrong with education. He argued, “What's a kid going to learn from someone who decided his best option in life was to become a teacher?” He reminded the other dinner guests what they say about teachers: “Those who can, do. Those who can't, teach.” To stress his point, he said to another guest, “You're a teacher, Vidya. Be honest. What do you make?”  Vidya, who had a reputation for honesty and frankness replied, “You want to know what I make?” She paused for a second, then began…  “Well, I make kids work harder than they ever thought they