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Golden Child in a Narcissistic Family and What Lies behind a Perfect Image

By |2018-11-23T21:19:11+02:00August 27th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

At first sight, a golden child may look like the perfect child who is likely to have a successful life. But are things really that perfect? Before we talk about the phenomenon of a golden child, let’s mention that every parent has dreams for their child. Parents plan for the best education for their kids, [...]

8 Toxic Personal Beliefs That Are Holding You Back in Life

By |2018-11-23T21:27:06+02:00August 26th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Great experiences do not happen to those who mentally trap themselves through their personal beliefs or the beliefs of others. Each path through life is different, so there are many ways to achieve your goals and dreams. When we put stipulations and boundaries upon ourselves, we lead dull lives with little meaning. There are many [...]

The Dunning Kruger Effect or Why Stupid People Think They Are Smart

By |2019-01-25T23:16:27+02:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

We all know someone who thinks they're smarter than they are. But before you judge, you'd better check you are free from the Dunning Kruger Effect. The theory of the Dunning Kruger Effect was developed by David Dunning and Justin Kruger of Cornell University. They found that this cognitive bias occurs when people fail to [...]

Feeling Worthless? 6 Overlooked Causes and How to Feel Good about Yourself

By |2018-09-17T15:00:17+02:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Feeling worthless is one of the deepest and darkest emotions you will encounter. During your lifetime, you will feel these emotions, so you must be prepared. Unfortunately, life isn’t fair, and you will find yourself feeling worthless without warning. I think it’s mostly due to how we view life itself. We are dependent on so [...]

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The Four Agreements You Should Live Your Life by

By |2018-09-17T14:53:26+02:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Understanding the four agreements helps you get in touch with your authentic self. They have the power to transform everything you think you know. At birth, you are a specific creature with specific characteristics. As you grow, you laugh, play, and utilize basic instincts which are pure and natural. Only until your parents start to [...]

6 Things That Kill Self-Esteem in Children and What to Do to Boost It

By |2018-11-23T21:34:21+02:00June 8th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Self-esteem in children can be negatively affected by certain things their parents do, without even realizing that. Are you guilty of any of these parenting behaviours? Self-esteem in children is much more vulnerable than it is in adults. For this reason, some early childhood experiences and parenting habits may have a profound effect on later [...]

Feeling Mentally Drained? 3 Non-Obvious Things That Cause Mental Fatigue

By |2018-09-17T14:53:58+02:00May 31st, 2018|Categories: Brain Power, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Feeling mentally drained or fatigued is something that we all will have to cope with at some point in our life. There are a number of very obvious causes, usually physical and biological ones, that most people will understand as the underlying cause of feeling emotionally or mentally drained. These are factors such as a [...]

10 Underestimated Personal Skills You Should Master to Reach Your Dreams

By |2018-09-18T23:19:22+02:00May 6th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

There are some personal skills that most people don’t realize are crucial for success. Moreover, you can and should master them if you want to make your dreams a reality. “I wish I was special.” That verse from Radiohead’s Creep contains the essence of people’s existence, don’t you think? Ever since childhood, we dreamed of [...]