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5 Ways the Consumer Society Has Distorted Our Perception of Happiness

By |2018-12-13T21:30:55+00:00December 13th, 2018|Categories: Food for thought, Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Success Skills|Tags: , , , |

The consumer society we live in has altered our perceptions on so many levels. It has changed the way we see things in our everyday lives. The consumer society wants us to believe that in order to be happy, we need to constantly buy newer and better things. Life becomes a never-ending pursuit of [...]

3 Ways Being Positive Differs from False Positivity of Fake People

By |2018-12-10T14:54:13+00:00December 10th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

The key to being positive is surrounding yourself with positive people, but being around fake positive people can be more toxic than being alone. Being positive is an important part of a happy life. Life is richer when you surround yourself with happy and positive people, but genuine positivity can be hard to spot. Today, [...]

What’s the Deal with ASMR Videos? Or How Whispering Has Taken Over the Internet

By |2018-11-18T22:58:06+00:00November 18th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Weird & Unbelievable Facts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Are you one of the millions of people that watch ASMR videos? Or, are you like me, and you’re not sure what all the fuss is about? ASMR videos split people into two camps; those that cannot do without it and those that find it intensely irritating. It has to be said, however, whether you [...]

The Psychology of Happiness: 5 Personality Traits That Predict Your Chances to Be Happy

By |2018-11-23T21:14:20+00:00November 16th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

What makes us happy? The pursuit of happiness is an age-old question. In fact, the psychology of happiness is a topic for much debate amongst experts. Some say chasing happiness can be self-defeating. Others believe living a meaningful life to be the key. Even the greatest minds of history have taken a stab at defining [...]

What Is Sanguine Temperament and 8 Telltale Signs That You Have It

By |2018-11-17T22:01:57+00:00November 15th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , |

If you are living with a sanguine temperament, you are one of the best people to be around! A sanguine temperament is one of four temperaments, developed from one of the world’s oldest types of personality theory. These four temperaments are based on an ancient medical concept – humourism. Humours refer to bodily fluids that [...]

Perception Is Reality and Science Has Proven It: 3 Thought-Provoking Studies

By |2018-11-12T21:47:56+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Guess what? There’s some science to prove that perception is reality. We’ve all heard how positive thinking can make us feel better. But, why? Perceptions are just that – they aren’t ‘real’ concepts. Whilst they may make us feel good, as humans we often seek reality to ground us. Is there really any science behind [...]

7 Signs You Have a Fear of Life That Is Holding You Back

By |2018-10-26T21:29:19+00:00October 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Having a fear of life is a real mindset. While some people fear death, others actually fear life. The fear of death is easy to understand. After all, no one really wants to die. Understanding the fear of life, however, may sound like some silly notion. The fear of life is basically the fear of [...]

Feeling Stuck? 6 Non-Obvious Causes of This Feeling and How to Cope

By |2018-09-26T19:46:19+00:00October 20th, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Are you feeling stuck suddenly? Well, I think it happens to all of us. To move on, we must understand what causes this stalemate. Maybe you think it would never happen to you, but you are wrong. Everybody ends up feeling stuck at some point or other. The truth is, you will be moving right [...]