Not all affairs involve sneaking around and hooking up. Developing a deep connection with someone other than your partner, known as emotional infidelity, can be just as harmful to a relationship, but it's often harder to spot.
Global studies indicate that 20 per cent of marriages are lifeless. On paper such couples are legally married and stay together but in practice they are total strangers or mere tenants. They just float in their marriages and have uncertain future.
A couple has been married for 10 years but the last four years have been lifeless.
One of the pioneers in the fashion and creative industry, Ms Joyce Ababio, has for 18 years worked tirelessly to raise the standards of practitioners and change the stereotype that most of the people who train in that industry are academic failures and school dropouts.
I have seen patients who skip breakfast for reasons such as lack of appetite, lack of time, it is just not their style, work schedules would not allow them, they want to lose weight and some just do not have the food to eat, among others.
Dear Mirror Lawyer, I am a cashier and co-signatory to the account of a company. My boss the financial controller instructed me to sign a cheque from the company’s account in the sum of Gh¢50,000 for a contractor building his private residence.
When this payment was detected by auditors, I was handed over to the police and interdicted from the company. The financial controller is still at post although I obeyed his orders. Why am I being punished for obeying the instruction of my superior? Frank Adu, Tema.
We sustain psychological injuries such as rejection and failure as we go through life just as often as we do physical injuries. But while we have access to ointments and bandages to treat cuts and sprains, we have no such tools to treat emotional pain.
King Solomon the wiseman in the Bible in all his wisdom laments, “a nagging wife is like water going drip-drip-drip on a rainy day. How can you keep her quiet? Have you ever tried to stop the wind or ever tried to hold a handful of oil?” he continues in his book of Proverbs that “it’s better to stay outside on the roof of your home than to live inside with a nagging wife.”
Ladies, it's official; you need your beauty sleep. For years we've suspected all of those late nights can't be good for our complexions, but scientists have now proven there's a correlation between lack of sleep and ageing.
A decision to go on a diet for weight loss is a good one. This is a difficult decision for many. A lot of people also start well but are not able to continue to a good end. They fall off along the way.
There is a famous Chinese proverb that says “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man how to fish and you feed him for the rest of his lifetime” Some bead makers of Krobo Odumase are taking the saying very seriously. They have adopted a new strategy of helping the youth to earn a living in a sustainable way by producing powder glass beads.
As ladies, bags have always played an important role in our lives. They complement our looks, are practical for storing our documents, car keys, make up bags and other items we would like to move around with. Indeed, most ladies will never step out without a great-looking bag.