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About Francesca F.

Francesca is a freelance writer with a Bachelors degree in Law and Philosophy. She is now currently studying a dual award Masters degree in European Law and Philosophy of Law. She has written for several blogs in a range of subjects across Lifestyle, Relationships, and Health and Fitness, as well as academic pieces in her fields of study. Her main pursuits are learning new innovative ways of keeping fit and healthy, as well as broadening her knowledge to create a holistic approach to achieving success.

Why Judging Others Is Our Natural Instinct, Harvard Psychologist Explains

By |2019-02-28T18:38:34+03:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Judging others and being afraid to be judged by others seems to be somewhat natural, right? But it’s not totally clear why we are prone to judging others…until now.  A Harvard psychologist, Amy Cuddy, an expert in first impressions, after researching the split-second reaction we have to others, has clarified the phenomenon. Cuddy points out [...]

5 Excellent Communication Skills Introverts Didn’t Know They Had

By |2019-02-15T19:06:48+03:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Introvert's World, Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Extroverts may be known for being gifted communicators, but introverts have some excellent communication skills they may not even know about. Communication is key in most workplaces and excellent communication skills are a powerful tool in personal relationships. Many people see introverts as lacking in social skills, but this is not necessarily the case. Introverts may [...]

3 Signs of Unhealthy Parental Pressure and How to Deal With It

By |2019-02-11T16:02:09+03:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Everyone feels parental pressure from time to time, but there comes a point when it becomes toxic and detrimental. Parents are the ones who love and care for us most, and a little parental pressure is natural. They want us to succeed and become the best version of ourselves. Yet, there are times when parents [...]

What Is Middle Child Syndrome and 5 Signs You Are Suffering from It

By |2019-02-06T19:16:27+03:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Middle Child Syndrome has been consistently brushed off as a myth, but it is very, very real. What Is Middle Child Syndrome? Middle Child Syndrome is not a clinical syndrome. However, it is a known psychological phenomenon with numerous effects on children due to their birth order. Middle Child Syndrome is the feeling of being [...]

5 Truths Overly Busy People Want to Tell You but Never Will

By |2019-02-04T17:35:11+03:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

We admire busy people for keeping on top of everything, but there may be something they’re not telling us. We all like to be busy. It keeps us from laziness and boredom and provides us with more opportunities for success and satisfaction. Everyone has busy people in their life - we all know someone who [...]

What Is Emotional Strength and 5 Unexpected Signs You Have It

By |2019-01-30T22:44:51+03:00January 31st, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , |

Emotional strength can seem like an abstract term. It’s an essential part of responding to difficult situations, but many of us don’t know we have it. When times get tough, it can sometimes feel like we can’t handle it. Emotional strength is an essential skill that most of us don’t see ourselves as having. Sometimes [...]

10 Questions That Make You Think about a Deeper Meaning of Life

By |2019-01-19T21:10:47+03:00January 19th, 2019|Categories: Food for thought, Self-Improvement, Spirituality|Tags: , , , , , |

The meaning of life is one of those questions that make you think.  It is one we all ask ourselves, but one which encompasses so many other questions. Finding the meaning of life can be almost impossible. It depends on who you are, how old you are, and what is truly important to you. We [...]

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

By |2019-02-25T16:03:33+03:00January 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, [...]