About Christina

Christina is a psychology student with a passion for books, good food and movies. She can often be found reading self-help articles snuggled up in bed with a cup of coffee or writing about anything and everything in a quiet cafe somewhere.
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Phone Anxiety: the Fear of Talking on the Phone (and How to Get Over It)

By |2018-12-13T13:55:43+02:00August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World, Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Do you find yourself feeling anxious when you are talking on the phone? Chances are you have phone anxiety. Phone anxiety may sound a silly idea in our age when it's impossible to imagine our life without a smartphone in our hands. Still, except for bringing us all kinds of comfort, technology has also messed [...]

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5 Simple Pleasures Every Old Soul Will Enjoy

By |2018-12-14T14:14:08+02:00July 21st, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Spirituality|Tags: , , , |

If you feel that you are an old soul, you will certainly relate to the simple pleasures on this list. Being an old soul can mean so many things to different people. To me, it means a person who feels older than their bodily presence, wise beyond their years and takes pleasure in the long-term [...]

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Speaking Different Languages, Multilinguals Experience a Sort of Personality Switch

By |2018-12-14T14:37:09+02:00July 13th, 2016|Categories: Languages, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Science reveals the surprising effect speaking different languages has on one's personality. Being multilingual is something many of us have dreamed of achieving, but only a few manage to actually succeed. Being able to adapt to different languages and pick up the words and grammar of other cultures is something that is fascinating to those [...]

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10 Struggles Only Emotionally Detached People Will Understand

By |2018-12-14T21:32:04+02:00July 7th, 2016|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Being emotionally detached can have many positives – it suits our introverted personalities to keep the people at a safe distance. We are also great at handling criticism and we’re the go-to person for advice since we stay emotionless in drama-filled situations. However, there are also many drawbacks of being emotionally cold that you can [...]

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10 Fun Activities to Do with an Introvert in Your Life

By |2018-12-15T18:01:15+02:00June 22nd, 2016|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality|Tags: , , |

These fun activities are perfect if you want to have a great time with your introverted friends. For introverts, the way things are processed are internal. When we have had a stressful day, we often don’t need to be in a room full of chatty people in order to relax, we need solitude to allow [...]

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What Happens When You Say Yes When You Should Be Saying No

By |2018-12-15T18:34:27+02:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

We all, sometimes, say yes to things we know we should be saying no to. We’ve all been in a situation where we end up putting our own wants, needs and feelings on the back burner in favour of helping somebody else when we simply could have said ‘no.’ Whilst this is certainly a generous [...]

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What Your Favorite Holiday Destination Reveals about Your Personality

By |2018-12-15T18:37:54+02:00June 13th, 2016|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , |

Are you a mountain or a beach type? Your preferred holiday destination reveals whether you are an introvert or an extrovert. I’m the kind of person who loves to lay on a beach and soak away my blues on a tropical island, which can actually reveal a lot about my personality according to new studies. [...]

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3 Traits Narcissists Seek in Others – Are You a Potential Target?

By |2018-12-15T22:05:14+02:00June 4th, 2016|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

One of the main personality traits narcissists are known for is that they have extremely high confidence and self-importance. However, there are also a range of other traits that are often overlooked when dealing with narcissism. Traits such as an excessive need for admiration, lack of empathy for others, arrogance, jealousy, callousness and the tendency [...]