Personal Diaries: The secret to happiness

In a week from now, I’ll be on my way home. I’m going back to Greece. This flight back home signifies the end of a 5 years circle in my life and the beginning of a new one. What is this end? The end of a personal journey towards reinventing myself, living abroad and setting the foundation of the life I dreamt. What is this new beginning? Happiness and a totally different perspective to life that I would never gain without starting my personal adventure. When I first left my country, I left with a personal mission to do what I love in life and live with excitement and passion…and damn! It was a hell of a ride! I traveled and lived in so many different places, I met people from all walks of life and I had the most profound experiences. I found myself in numerous situations that I…

Fear of Fear

In our day to day life, we allow doubt, worry and fear to take over our lives. We allow them to sneak in our moments of joy, our ambitious plans and our desire to push forward. Fear is a thief of our happiness, but it can also be an instinctive protector and an inner guide for making wise decisions. One thing I was always afraid in my life was fear. The kind of fear that holds me back from being the person I really am; that fear that limits my potential. The fear that makes me question whether it’s smart to keep going. Living a life without courage, is not the life I signed up for. I was given a golden ticket for living my life to the fullest, to make the most of my adventurous journey, and fear has little space in my life. As a warrior of my…