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About Francesca F.

Francesca is a freelance writer currently studying a degree in Law and Philosophy. She has written for several blogs in a range of subjects across Lifestyle, Relationships and Health and Fitness. Her main pursuits are learning new innovative ways of keeping fit and healthy, as well as broadening her knowledge in as many areas as possible in order to achieve success.

Philosophy of Love: How Great Thinkers in History Explain the Nature of Love

By |2018-12-18T14:05:13+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

Formalised by the great Greek thinkers, the philosophy of love has influenced how we view love and relationships. There are four important distinctions in the philosophy of love. These are Philia, Eros, Storge, and Agape: the different kinds of love. Each category examining the philosophy of love has its own key thinker and its own applications. So, [...]

5 Telltale Signs You Are Becoming Wise (Even If It Doesn’t Feel This Way)

By |2018-12-03T23:10:10+00:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Oscar Wilde wrote that ‘with age comes wisdom, but sometimes age comes alone’, so how do we know if we are becoming wise, or just becoming older? While age is a given, becoming wise is something we all strive for as we get older. Yet, it is difficult to know at times whether we are actually [...]

3 Christmas Stories for Kids and Adults That Have a Deep Hidden Meaning

By |2018-12-11T22:48:34+00:00December 24th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Movies, Food for thought|Tags: , , , , , , |

The messages behind popular Christmas stories for kids are what really gives the Christmas its festivity. As a kid, I loved Christmas films. They were a staple Christmas tradition in my family. As I got older, I realized they were teaching me valuable lessons. These are some of my favorite of all the Christmas stories [...]

5 Confucius Teachings That Will Help You Reach Inner Peace

By |2018-11-15T16:09:35+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , , , , |

Confucius teachings inspired centuries of philosophy. They are an integral part of Chinese education and teach us so much about inner peace and happiness. Before we list Confucius teachings, let's first talk about the biography of this legendary philosopher. Who was Confucius? Confucius was a Chinese philosopher in 6th Century BCE who became a legendary [...]

It’s Time to Learn to Think Outside the Box: 6 Fun Practical Exercises

By |2018-12-11T18:46:35+00:00December 11th, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

Everyone has had the advice to think outside the box but not what it means to do so, or even how to do it. As we get older, we can easily get stuck in a routine way of thinking and working. This can stunt our professional and personal growth because we stop learning new things [...]

3 Ways Being Positive Differs from False Positivity of Fake People

By |2018-12-10T14:54:13+00:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The key to being positive is surrounding yourself with positive people, but being around fake positive people can be more toxic than being alone. Being positive is an important part of a happy life. Life is richer when you surround yourself with happy and positive people, but genuine positivity can be hard to spot. Today, [...]

How to Overcome Shyness and Why It Is Not the Same as Introversion

By |2018-12-09T22:36:10+00:00December 9th, 2018|Categories: Introvert's World, Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Knowing how to overcome shyness can be difficult, as it can easily be mistaken for something it’s not. Shyness can hold us back from the things we really want to do in life. We may not go for certain opportunities, and it can make connecting with new people very difficult. The first step in how [...]

8 Decision-Making Biases That Affect Your Choices Without You Even Knowing

By |2018-12-03T21:54:12+00:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

Decision-making biases can affect our choices even when we are not aware of them. Even when we are fully thinking through a decision, decision-making biases can affect our choices and limit the options we pick from. We are constantly making decisions throughout the day, in work, at home, and out in public. In all decisions, [...]