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Setting Goals and Resolutions for the New Year that are Actually Achievable

2023-12-31T11:22:12+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Self-Compassion|Tags: , , |

Are you ready to delve into the art of setting goals and resolutions for the new year that are not just aspirations but attainable milestones? Goals are the compass guiding personal and professional growth, offering not only direction but also the motivation and purpose vital for a fulfilling life. So if you are thinking [...]

How To Decrease The Stress Hormone Cortisol

2023-10-30T05:23:17+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In a world that seems to be constantly on the move, stress has become an unwelcome companion for many of us. But how often do we truly recognise the impact it has on our bodies and our lives? In this video, I delve into the stress hormone cortisol. It's a silent adversary that often [...]

Beginner’s Mind Versus Expert Mind

2023-08-13T20:16:05+01:00Categories: Mindfulness, Reading|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This is a reading of an article by Christina Feldman called Beginner's mind Vs. Expert Mind. The article encourages us to examine the knowledge, information, and strategies we accumulate in our life stories, questioning whether they serve us well. It suggests that wisdom lies in understanding and making choices based on that understanding, rather [...]

What Is Radical Optimism?

2023-06-30T16:31:11+01:00Categories: Mindfulness, Reading|Tags: , , , , |

The concept of radical optimism emphasizes a broad perspective of the present moment without focusing on specific outcomes. It rejects the notion of following a predetermined plan or seeking a spiritual payoff. Bearing witness to reality, whether in challenging situations or everyday life, requires a radical optimist who can fully engage without being driven [...]

What is Mental Immunity?

2023-01-14T12:23:55+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Today I would like to share with you a reading of an article which is an excerpt from "The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World" by the 14th Dalai Lama, and Archbishop Desmond Tutu. "Everyone knows that physical pain is bad and tries to avoid it. We do this not only [...]

Letting Go Of Sentimental Clutter

2023-02-27T21:35:26+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Letting go of sentimental clutter can be hard. We all have items that we can't bear to part with, even though we know we'll never use them. Maybe it's a piece of clothing that was given to us by a loved one, or a trinket that holds happy memories. These things represent special moments [...]

Throw Your Troubles Into The Water

2022-09-14T20:33:17+01:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness|Tags: , , , , , , , |

I cried when read this article by Elizabeth Gilbert. She is the author best known for her memoir called Eat, Pray, Love. I just had to share it, so I am going to read it to you... That’s my sharing for today. Feeling troubled or stressed? Find a [...]

The Health Benefits of Hugs

2023-02-27T21:36:16+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness|Tags: , , , , , |

Today I  take a look at the health benefits of hugs. Though it might seem like a simple gesture, hugging can have a significant impact on our physical and mental health. Find out more in my latest video. (If you would prefer to read about it instead, there is a transcript below the video). [...]

Why You Should Learn To Let Go And Move On

2023-02-27T21:36:36+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness, Self-Compassion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

We all experience heartache, pain, and suffering at some point in our lives. Holding on to any associated negativity will only serve to keep us stuck in the past and prevent us from enjoying the present moment. This is one reason why you should learn to let go and move on. When we let [...]

Are You Too Attached To The Outcome?

2023-02-27T21:38:31+00:00Categories: Health & Wellness, Mindfulness, Self-Compassion|Tags: , , , , , |

When we become too attached to the outcome, we can start to fixate on the destination instead of enjoying the journey. This can lead to feelings of disappointment and discouragement if things don't go according to plan. It's important to remember that reaching our goals is a process, and there will be ups and [...]

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