About Nevine

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Nevine has created 53 blog entries.

Superstition: The Evil Eye

Recently I had a client who believed he’d been “cursed” by the negative vibes of people in his life. A series of accidents, of things going wrong, and he’s had enough. It’s called the evil eye in Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cultures. You have to wear a blue pearl, put up anti-evil eye ornaments in [...]

By |2019-03-21T15:23:29+00:00March 21st, 2019|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development, Spirituality|0 Comments

The Little Book With a Big Purpose: Going For GOLD

This past summer, I wrote a little book. Actually, it wrote itself through me. I started and couldn't stop. It flowed like water. A few months earlier I had given a short talk to a group of women entrepreneurs who work very hard at making their businesses successful. I spoke to them about the subject [...]

By |2019-02-19T17:06:41+00:00February 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Rat Race: The Thirsty Fool

Recently I attended a concert tribute to Bob Marley and the Wailers (The One Love Project Show Band) and I just can't get the songs  out of my head. Day and night, I'm hearing the beat, the sound and the lyrics of that reggae music. The thing with Marley is it wasn't just about the [...]

By |2018-10-15T18:47:10+00:00October 15th, 2018|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development, Spirituality|0 Comments

Anthony Bourdain: Unknown to Himself

The news of Anthony Bourdain’s death by suicide hit many people, including me, with a wave of sadness. More than just shock, this one has evoked a lot of heartache. Why? Because he was you, and me, and him and her. Though I didn’t watch his “Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown” show regularly, I caught it [...]

By |2018-06-14T15:34:58+00:00June 14th, 2018|Health, Life Coaching, Spirituality, Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Stages of Morality

There are 5 stages of moral development: 1-The need to control 2-The need to be loved 3-The need to give love 4-The need to repent and/or forgive 5-The need to contribute beyond oneself These stages start developing in childhood and continue to do so throughout adulthood. They're supposed to, anyway... Sadly, some people get to [...]

By |2018-03-13T18:13:29+00:00April 22nd, 2018|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development, Spirituality|0 Comments


You hear a lot about the ego being "bad" in personal development and spirituality circles. The ego is our "lower" self and must be suppressed or transcended. Wayne Dyer, one of my teachers, even used this acronym: E - Edge G- God O- Out Although I understand what he was trying to say, I find [...]

By |2018-03-13T18:05:18+00:00April 18th, 2018|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development, Spirituality|0 Comments

Couples: 4 Levels of Relationship

The 4 levels of relationship in a couple: Level 1: One-dimensional - "it's all about me" Level 2: Trade - "it's 50/50", a two-way street Level 3: Each partner is 100% responsible for the relationship. Giving without expectations. Level 4: There is love for your partner even in the midst of conflict/anger (within safe limits [...]

By |2018-03-13T18:01:26+00:00April 16th, 2018|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development|0 Comments

Weeds or Flowers?

Do you see weeds or flowers? Years ago when I worked in the States as a brand new OT, there was a physiotherapist named Robert who always replied to my comments, complaints or questions with: "It's all about perspective, Nevine!" I understood the general meaning of this statement, but frankly I was annoyed by his [...]

By |2018-03-13T17:55:19+00:00April 14th, 2018|Growth, Life Coaching, Personal Development|0 Comments