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5 Steps to Ease Social Anxiety

5 Steps to Ease Social Anxiety

Social anxiety is a frustrating and often painful hindrance. It affects all of us to varying degrees, but for some it becomes all consuming. Here are...

Staff1961Nov 5Nov 7
Ano751
Conquering Addiction Before It Conquers You

Conquering Addiction Before It Conquers You

When an addiction gets the best of you, the road to recovery can be a long and difficult one. However, focusing on the end-game and following importan...

Staff1450Oct 18
4 Things Youre Doing That Suck Away Valuable Time

4 Things You're Doing That Suck Away Valuable Time

How many times have you said "I need more hours in my day?" We all have at some point. The problem isn't actually how many hours you have in the day,...

Staff2360Sep 27
5 Signs Youre Hanging Out With The Wrong People

5 Signs You're Hanging Out With The Wrong People

The people you choose to spend your time with are important because they can have an impact on the quality of your life. The right people can make you...

Staff2160Sep 27
How to Overcome Anger

How to Overcome Anger

Uncontrolled wrath can wreak havoc on our mind and body. It is not wise to fly off the handle just to feel powerful and boost your ego. Anger is a des...

Staff1840Sep 26
Forgiveness Is It Really Possible

Forgiveness – Is It Really Possible?

Forgiveness is always desirable, but is rarely easy. But when we are not able to forgive, we find ourselves tied to that moment in the past and unable...

Staff8303May 2016Sep 5
Crystalgirl1
Why Giving Up Blame Will Bring You Peace

Why Giving Up Blame Will Bring You Peace

When someone damages you, you're likely to feel justified in holding them accountable for your pain. However, blaming them intensifies negativity, mak...

Staff4370May 29
5 Ways to a Calmer and Happier You

5 Ways to a Calmer and Happier You

Although many people worry about their emotional and physical well-being, they do not know how to be calm and happy. Here are various ways - from gett...

Staff5360Apr 15
5 Reasons You May Be Feeling Fatigued

5 Reasons You May Be Feeling Fatigued

Fatigue is something that many people deal with. It can make you feel tired even when you've had a full night's sleep. Dealing with fatigue can be fru...

Staff4920Apr 3
How to Cope with Failure

How to Cope with Failure

A sense of failure cripples and blights so many lives. It can undermine self-esteem, paralyze action, and trigger depression. Modern culture encourage...

Staff4710Mar 13
Do You Give Others Credit for Your Feelings

Do You Give Others Credit for Your Feelings?

People often give others credit for the way they feel, imagining they have no control over their moods. But feelings are self-created, and it IS possi...

Staff6872Dec 2016Jan 10
LOVEuZ
What is Emotional Abuse

What is Emotional Abuse?

Emotional abuse is a silent yet dangerous enemy. It can appear in any relationship and is difficult to see and acknowledge. Here are some common examp...

Staff5510Feb 19
A Grumps Guide to Optimism

A Grump's Guide to Optimism

Do you feel miserable and cranky a great deal? If so, you might be a grump, and being a grump is not conducive to happiness. Here are some tips to ste...

Staff3,6090Mar 2014
What Makes a Good Conversationalist

What Makes a Good Conversationalist

Transforming yourself into a great conversationalist could make a huge difference to your life. Great talkers, who interest and entertain others, tend...

Staff4,3741Jan 2014May 2014
lukebrincat
Benefits of Being Spiritual

Benefits of Being Spiritual

Life can throw up detrimental circumstances over which we have no control. In troubling times, many people turn to spirituality for strength and solac...

Staff3,5841Jun 2014Jul 2014
sversage96
5 Things You Should Stop Doing In 2017

5 Things You Should Stop Doing In 2017

2017 can be better than 2016 was depending on the changes you make. If you want to live a happier, healthier, and more successful year, you can do it....

Staff6233Dec 2016Jan 10
LOVEuZ
Dont Wait for Your Funeral Live Your Eulogy Now

Don't Wait for Your Funeral: Live Your Eulogy Now

This rather blunt article is a wakeup call to remind us that if we don't stop waiting to attain success and chase our dreams now, our eulogy could sim...

Staff3,6134Aug 2014Jan 3
sophiasummer
5 Ways To Stop Being Manipulated

5 Ways To Stop Being Manipulated

If you’re being manipulated by someone, it’s important to learn how to protect yourself. Manipulators are skilled at what they do and it will require...

Staff5590Dec 2016
Coping With Loneliness

Coping With Loneliness

Most people experience loneliness at some point in their life. It's a natural, common human experience. Two approaches you can take to coping with you...

Staff2,83510Jan 2016Dec 2016
girlfan18
Finding Meaning in Life

Finding Meaning in Life

Many of us live our lives at a hectic pace, sitting in traffic, worrying about our mortgage, taking care of ageing parents or young children. But ever...

Staff2,7341Jan 2016Feb 2016
southmiami4321
Pokmon Go is Good for You Yes and Here are 5 Reasons Why

Pokèmon Go is Good for You? Yes, and Here are 5 Reasons Why

Everyone seems to be obsessed with Pokèmon Go, but the little app that has taken over the world has a lot more going for it than most video games. Wha...

Staff8940Aug 2016
5 Tips on Standing Up for Yourself

5 Tips on Standing Up for Yourself

At some point, everyone has to stand up for themselves, no matter how old they may be. Whether in the school yard or the retirement home, bullying can...

Staff1,9611Mar 2016Apr 2016
MissNawty9
How to Make Friends When You Are Over 30

How to Make Friends When You Are Over 30

Making friends during your teens and early twenties is relatively easy. At school or college, most people you meet are single, childless, and eager to...

Staff2,4000Apr 2016
How to Be Happy in 8 Steps

How to Be Happy in 8 Steps

When asked what they most desire, most people will reply 'to be happy'; yet remarkably few actually are. Of course, happiness depends very much on the...

Staff2,0421Mar 2016Mar 2016
Sunspots2016
Five Tips on How to Avoid Boring Other People

Five Tips on How to Avoid Boring Other People

No one likes a bore, and no one wishes to be a bore. But surely you cannot learn to be interesting? Aren't some people just dull by nature? True, no o...

Staff1,8450Mar 2016
Six Steps to Beating Social Anxiety

Six Steps to Beating Social Anxiety

Most people underestimate the impact social anxiety can have on someone's life. Social fear can ruin so many things, keeping us alone, away from peopl...

Staff2,2150Feb 2016
The Desire To Fit In

The Desire To Fit In

Nobody likes being left out of things. However, is it possible that society places too much importance on the need to fit in? Being true to oneself is...

Staff2,2110Feb 2016
How to Deal With Shyness

How to Deal With Shyness

Anxiety in social situations is very common. Those who suffer these sorts of fears often miss out on a great deal of fun, happiness and success in lif...

Staff2,3861Jan 2016Feb 2016
Honestysmith
How to Deal With People Who Have Different Opinions From You

How to Deal With People Who Have Different Opinions From You

It can be hard dealing with peopole who have different opinions from yours, especially if they want you to change. In addition, you might have an urge...

Staff8,0473Apr 2014Nov 2015
EyeLook4U
Are You Too Nice for Your Own Good

Are You Too Nice for Your Own Good?

If you're too nice you fail to find a balance between pleasing others and meeting your own needs. Here are some of the problems of being too nice and...

Staff2,8811Aug 2015Nov 2015
Barranco77
8 Habits of Happy People

8 Habits of Happy People

Some people seem to be happy and optimistic no matter what their circumstances. How do they do it? How can you be more like them? Here are eight think...

Staff2,7740Aug 2015
4 Ways To Declutter Your Life

4 Ways To Declutter Your Life

Living a life free of clutter might seem impossible, but it's easier than you think. We become so used to the people and things around us that we no l...

Staff3,5010Jan 2015
How to Find Happiness

How to Find Happiness

Ask a random person in the street what they most want in life and the majority will reply 'to be happy'. The bookstores are stuffed with self-help boo...

Staff3,8321Jan 2014Oct 2014
avias
Is Guilt Keeping you a Prisoner

Is Guilt Keeping you a Prisoner?

As children, we learn to negotiate between the guideposts of "right" and "wrong" behaviors. When we fail and wander into the arena of "wrong," then a...

Staff9,6931Jun 2011Oct 2014
AquiEstoy
Learn to Be Kind to Yourself or Treat Yourself as Well as You Treat Your Dog

Learn to Be Kind to Yourself, or- Treat Yourself as Well as You Treat Your Dog)

Most of us treat other people with more respect, more empathy, and more kindness than we show ourselves. We live with constant, daily criticism... fro...

Staff6,7401Dec 2011Sep 2014
elo3000
Backward Thinking Reminiscing Can Stunt Your Growth

Backward Thinking: Reminiscing Can Stunt Your Growth

While reminiscing is natural, it can also be painful. This article looks at how going over distressing events causes misery and some ways to make an u...

Staff2,6900Aug 2014
Why Having Your Buttons Pushed is Valuable

Why Having Your Buttons Pushed is Valuable

Although having your emotional buttons pushed is uncomfortable, the experience can aid self-growth. Overreacting is a gift, since it's a message from...

Staff3,1551Aug 2014Aug 2014
sloboda
We Are All Born with Psychic Ability

We Are All Born with Psychic Ability !

Hi! I am a 4th. generation Psychic/Intuitive originally from New Orleans. I decided to write this article to hopefully dispel some of the mystique, an...

aware37,76127Sep 2009Aug 2014
brycex
10 Tips to Overcome Anxiety

10 Tips to Overcome Anxiety

The unpredictable and impermanent nature of life generates much fear and anxiety in many people. It is essential to control these negative feelings to...

Staff3,2370Aug 2014
The Way To Be

The Way To Be

In my blog I talk about friends. In this article I will talk about being the person you Can Be. You know so many people want to live in a way that the...

apcarl20131,2980Dec 2013
Emotionally Abusive could this be you

Emotionally Abusive... could this be you?

Emotionally abusive relationships are ones in which one or both partners exhibit a range of behaviors and attitudes that are demeaning, controlling an...

Staff4,9271Dec 2012Dec 2013
goldengloss
Papa dont cry Please

Papa don’t cry… Please!

“Papa don’t cry… Please!” These words, when televised, were kind enough to sentimentalize me. These words hammered my heart,...

ChetanChauhan1,4310Aug 2013

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