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  • friend asking for favors

Got a Friend Who Is Always Asking for Favors? How to Handle Them and Set Boundaries

By |2020-01-19T11:07:11+02:00January 19th, 2020|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , |

Friendships come in all shapes and sizes, and we will usually have one friend who is always asking for favors. Give and take is a normal part of friendship, but what can you do when it becomes a recurring theme? Take a look at my suggestions as to how to deal with that friend who [...]

  • How to Stop Lying about Everything

How to Stop Lying about Everything When You Just Can’t Help Yourself

By |2019-12-21T18:33:51+02:00December 21st, 2019|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Honesty is the best policy, and we know that. So, how do we stop lying about any and everything? There are many types of lies: straight out lies, omissions, “little white lies”, you know, those kinds of lies. But let’s face it, a lie is a lie, now isn’t it, really? Well, yes, but there [...]

  • toxic positivity signs

4 Signs of Toxic Positivity That Ruins Your Life and How to Avoid It

By |2019-10-27T13:23:48+02:00October 28th, 2019|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Toxic positivity is a fairly new phenomenon. It has appeared almost directly as a result of the “good life” social media image and the rise of mental health awareness. In theory, more awareness and concern for mental health is a great thing. We've worked so hard to achieve global concern, but has it gone too [...]

  • pretentious people smarter

5 Things Pretentious People Do to Seem Smarter and Cooler Than They Are

By |2019-10-24T21:01:46+02:00October 26th, 2019|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , |

Have you ever found yourself faced with some incredibly pretentious people? Their lives are almost entirely fictional just to seem cooler, smarter, or somehow better in the eyes of everyone else. It’s human nature to want to be perceived as more impressive by other people. But the majority of us know it’s not necessary (or [...]

  • fake life signs

6 Signs of a Fake Life You Could Be Living without Even Knowing

By |2019-09-19T14:09:48+02:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

It’s nice to think you’re living your most authentic life, but that’s not always true. So many people live a fake life and miss out of the fullness of existence. An authentic life is the opposite of fake life, of course. When you live authentically, you live to your fullest potential, and you present yourself [...]

  • ignorant people signs

7 Signs of Ignorant People Who Just Pretend to Be Smart

By |2019-05-18T11:22:14+02:00May 18th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Some people appear to be intelligent, but usually, these individuals are more ignorant than smart. There are ways to tell. Have you ever met someone who seemed to know everything? Well, if you’re a bit naïve or just young, you might believe the things they say. However, if you use your head, your actual intelligence, [...]

  • living a lie signs

7 Signs You Could Be Living a Lie without Even Knowing It

By |2019-05-10T09:30:59+02:00May 12th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

Could you actually be living a lie? It’s possible that society's expectations have forced you to be something you’re not and living a fake life. I’ve been living a lie. Yes, me. In fact, on many separate occasions, I have lived different lies. Eventually, I’ve pulled myself free and thoroughly cleansed all the crusty fakeness [...]

  • pretending to be happy signs

7 Signs You Are Actually Pretending to Be Happy (and What to Do)

By |2019-03-29T18:14:23+02:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Some people aren’t as joyful as you think they are. Some of them are pretending to be happy and just going through the motions. I understand how easy it can be. I’ve pretended to be many things in my life, including a content individual. Although it’s clear now that I wasn’t fulfilled, I once thought [...]