COVID19 is not the only pandemic we are currently experiencing. There is also a pandemic of grief, and it is not only because we are grieving the deaths of those we love, but also because we are grieving all the other losses we’ve experienced as well.
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How to Be a Safe Space for Someone
Let’s revisit the lost art of human connection, deep conversations, and bonding. Everyone needs a safe space to share what’s on their hearts and, unfortunately, this isn’t easy to find. Here are 7 ways you can help heal our society, one hurting heart at a time, simply by becoming a safe space for others.
How to Prevent Your Emotions From Ruining Your Career
There are two ways that your emotions can derail your career track. One way is to let your emotions run amuck in your work life — the other way is to try to suppress them all. Emotions are a natural part of the human existence, even when we are at work. But many a career has been shipwrecked by unbridled emotions. How can you prevent this from happening to you? Below are 12 tips.
Mental Fatigue and What You Can Do About It
Do you ever struggle with “brain fog?” Are you re-reading that same paragraph over and over because you’re having difficulty focusing? If you feel like you just can’t think through something, make a decision, or figure out what to do, you might be experiencing mental fatigue.
Peel Off Your Labels
Just because someone sticks a label on you doesn’t mean you have to keep wearing it around. Peel it off and throw it in the trash!
Tips for Managing Stress
This article is written to provide you with tips for managing your stress in healthy ways.
My Interview with News10 About Healthy Sleep
My interview with News10 about healthy sleep
Make Time for Your Wellness
If you don’t make time for your wellness, you will be forced to make time for your illness.
Are You a Person Who Can Accept “No?”
We talk a lot about learning to say “no” and being able to set healthy boundaries for ourselves. But are you able to accept “no” from others?
Prioritizing Peace in Your Life
If you want to feel better and be able to manage your stress as well as possible, begin to prioritize peace in your life.
Stop thinking about what you hate…
How much time are you spending thinking about the people or things that upset you?
Your Self-Image Colors Your Perception
If you tend to constantly worry about what others think of you, the problem might actually be what you think of yourself.
How To Approach Difficult Conversations
Sometimes the most important discussions are also the most difficult. Below are some helpful steps for approaching those conversations.
Avoiding Stress Instead of Just Managing It
We talk a lot about managing stress or trying to reduce it. But what if we could just simply avoid some of it to begin with? Below are some suggestions to help you do just that.
Five Tips for Better Moods
Are you struggling to stay positive? Do you find yourself battling with your moods and wishing that you could have more control over how you feel? Here are five tips to help you maintain a more pleasant state of mind.
Who I Am
“Never mind searching for who you are. Search for the person you aspire to be.” Robert Brault Since at least 5th grade at Century Elementary School in Grand Chain, Illinois in the 1980s, I have known I wanted to be a writer. I guess a more accurate way to say it is that I knewContinue reading “Who I Am”