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7 Feeling Lonely Quotes That Give a True Definition of Loneliness

By | 2018-02-24T20:16:53+00:00 February 24th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Thought-Provoking Quotes|Tags: , , , |

Being alone and feeling lonely are two different things. These feeling lonely quotes explain the depths of true loneliness and despair. I’ve been in a house full of people at times and I have been alone for days, even weeks on other occasions. What I have found is that loneliness doesn’t come from lack of [...]

10 Things a Drama Queen Will Do to Control Your Life

By | 2018-02-16T18:39:54+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , |

If I asked you to describe a drama queen, you’d probably say attention-seeking, hysterical and makes a huge fuss about things. You might even know a drama queen and view their behaviour as a little irritating but hardly cause for concern. But what if I told you that drama queens use their unreasonable behaviour in [...]

How to Calm Anxiety as an Empath (and Why Empaths Are More Prone to It)

By | 2018-02-07T21:59:07+00:00 February 18th, 2018|Categories: Empath and HSP, Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Empaths often experience a lot of anxiety in their lives. There are several reasons for this, but luckily, it is possible to learn how to calm anxiety with the following techniques. Empaths pick up on the emotions of others. While this a great gift to have, it has a shadow side. Empaths are prone to [...]

What Is Sublimation in Psychology and How It Secretly Directs Your Life

By | 2018-02-09T20:20:00+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sublimation in psychology is a defense mechanism where negative urges and impulses are channelled into socially accepted behaviour. Sigmund Freud first coined the term sublimation after reading ‘The Harz Journey’ by Heinrich Heine. The book told the story of a boy who cut off the tails from dogs and in later life became a respected surgeon. [...]

10 Signs You Have Bottled Up Emotions (and How They Secretly Affect You)

By | 2018-02-03T20:40:41+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Bottled up emotions can affect your life in unexpected ways. For this reason, it’s important to recognize if you repressing your emotions too much. We all have moments where it is better to repress our emotions rather than articulate every single feeling we experience. Our society dictates that we should be strong and unemotional. But [...]

You Were Raised by an Emotionally Abusive Mother If You Relate to These 6 Things

By | 2018-01-27T22:35:06+00:00 January 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , , , |

It stands to reason that if you grew up in a loving family environment, you’re likely to be a well-balanced individual. But if you had an emotionally abusive mother, what would the signs be? Before we list the signs of an emotionally abusive mother, let's talk about the different types of maternal attachment. It wasn’t [...]

5 Signs You Have Anger Issues and What Is Hiding Behind Them

By | 2018-01-24T15:53:10+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Are you known to have a short temper? Do you fly off the handle at the slightest provocation? You could have anger issues that are not being resolved. Most people get angry a few times in their life, but it’s not healthy to feel angry all the time. If you can’t admit to yourself that [...]

Buddha Teachings That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

By | 2018-01-23T17:33:33+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

There are several fundamental Buddha teachings that can help us to lead a life that is of value to ourselves and others. Following these teaching can free us from suffering and help us to embrace our true purpose here on earth. Buddhism teaches that we are on this earth for a purpose. Buddha teachings say [...]