Category: Khadeeja Rana

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Why Talk about Self-Esteem?

  Building Self-Esteem in Schoolchildren – Khadeeja Rana   What do we understand by Self-Esteem? In simple words self-esteem is a person’s overall subjective evaluation of his or her own worth. It is basically an attitude toward the self. The self-concept is what we think about the self; self-esteem is...

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10 Habits of Highly Creative People

– Khadeeja Rana Being creative is not rocket science, below are some steps to master the art successfully. 1.     Napping: Just a five-minute nap after lunch is enough. Naps have been shown to improve alertness and enhance areas of brain that deal with creativity. But if that’s not your thing, meditation just works fine...

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Healthy Relationships 101

– Khadeeja Rana   Relationships are usually painstakingly demanding, but it is well worth the effort in the long run. Relationships create psychological space and safety so that we can explore and learn.  They provide security and love which are basic human social needs. For any relationship to work, the...

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Selfishness vs Self-interest; is it always a bad thing to be selfish?

Selfishness is almost always taken in a negative light, where it is thought to be selfish is to act mean and it is all about self-centered devotion with disregard of others. It is understood as keeping in mind our own wishes, interests and wellbeing over those of others. Negative selfishness...

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Fine Line Between Ego and Self-respect

Hello, this is my self-respect speaking… May I have a word with you? *chuckles* How often do we get confused by the traps of ego and self-respect? Let’s do a quick analysis of what separates the two and save us from trouble of confusing one with the other. Being self-assured...

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The Story So Far

Hi. I am the founder of this very humble venture and your host for the rest of the journey of Brain Knittings. People ask me if this is just another WordPress blog, but I like to call it an online magazine (e-zine), I just like the sound of it; also because...