Picture take on Elena’s second birthday in 2021

This month we celebrated our little girl’s second birthday. Another major milestone in our daughter’s journey as a toddler and our journey as parents.

I wish I could tell you motherhood becomes easier with time. …


This photo was taken during our annual family hiking trip in 2010.

This month I will be sharing with you 7 ways that help me restore the balance in my life when my days become too overwhelming.

February was not an easy month. Especially now when it’s been almost a whole year of a world pandemic and home isolation. …


Photo by Vidar Nordli-Mathisen on Unsplash

A quote by Chandana Reddy

This article is for the moments in our lives when we feel overconfident, invincible, immortal, even, for example, larger than life. Often especially in these moments this feeling may let us “slip and fall on our backs”.

The reason why I am discussing this particular…


Today is the last day of 2020.

Probably many of you are already preparing for the New Year’s Eve celebrations, looking forward to the end of a year most probably none of us has ever anticipated.

While you may be dreaming of a brighter 2021, I would like to encourage…


Article photo by Miguel A. Amutio on Unsplash

This article is for those of you who feel a little out of balance right now.

For those of you who wake up every day and wish the day would go in one direction but instead your day goes in a totally unpredictable direction.

Or those of you who wake…


Photo taken on October 10th 2020 by a very dear friend of mine Reni Dimova.

In just a few days from now my daughter will turn one year and six months. I consider this another big milestone on our journey as a mother and daughter.

In this article I will share with you what has been remarkable for the past six months and why I…


This month’s article is devoted to a provocative book that I read over the summer called “Outwitting the Devil: The Secret To Freedom And Success” written by Napoleon Hill.

The book has made me see “the Devil” in a new light and has helped me watch out for tricks used…


Article photo taken in 2020 on the beach of Smokinya, Bulgaria.

Have you happened to ask yourself any of the following questions in the past few months?

  • To visit my parents/grandparents/relatives or not?
  • To go back to the gym or not?
  • To send my kid(s) back to daycare/school or not?
  • To have some fun with friends or not?
  • To celebrate my…

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Quote by Anais Nin

I was talking with a friend recently and she told me she admires my courage and confidence. This conversation left me quite surprised and made me think about the long way I have gone to get where I am right now.

I have not always been…


Photo by Vlad Bagacian on Unsplash

June is reserved for celebrating yet another writing anniversary.

This June it’s been three years since I published my very first article on LinkedIn (A JOURNEY OF A THOUSAND MILES BEGINS WITH A SINGLE STEP).

A great opportunity look back, reflect and share with you my experience from the past…

Neli Mesyova

Next to my full time job as a Project manager in an IT company, I love reading and writing about self-improvement and life lessons. Blog: nelimesyova.com

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