Whether you’ve lost yourself in your job, relationship, your role as a parent or simply feel lost in life in general, you are not alone. It doesn’t mean your life is doomed and that you will never find yourself again.
Positive affirmations are a very powerful tool in building self-esteem - crazy powerful. It may sound cliché and even cheesy, but telling yourself positive things every day can start to impact how you feel about yourself, your abilities and your future in a major way.
I am sensitive. And sometimes I feel like I am drowning in a sea of emotions.
We all cry for different reasons. For some of us, it takes a tragedy to make us cry. For others, the Marks & Spencer's Christmas add is enough to set us off.
International women’s day commemorates the movement of women’s rights and I want to take this opportunity to re-educate myself on the poignancy of this day.
I am so sorry for all us brides-to-be who experience any pressure to lose weight for their wedding day. It makes me so sad that the wedding industry (sometimes our family and friends) has reduced what they claim is the - what is one of the most - special days of our life, to how to look in a white dress.
I used to by my own biggest critic. When something negative happened, I would torture myself and replay every last detail over and over in my mind. I gave myself such a hard time.
Has anyone ever made you feel like you’re not good enough? A terrible boss, an unsupportive boyfriend, challenging parents, your friends or even yourself? Are you constantly beating yourself up and thinking that somehow you should be more, do more or be better?
We have all been there! You miss your bus and then your boss schedules a last minute meeting and you feel like you will never catch up. A friend calls to cancel you evening plans and you are wondering how you will ever make it through the day in one piece!
Taking something personally means we internalise the actions and words from another as part of our self, rather than as something that may really be about the other person. But why do some people take things so personally?