Posts Tagged ‘Stress’

5 Mood-Boosting Activities to Easily Do at Home

  Does sitting around the house leave you feeling a little blue? Don’t let that cabin fever set in. Many people complain that the time that they’re spending at home is boring. But the truth is that it’s all just a state of mind. What if there was a way to boost your mood and…

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Dealing With Your Mental Chatter

  We all have a constant companion that never shuts up. The mental chatter in our heads starts when we wake up and is still going when we go to sleep. It’s even active during our dreams. Unfortunately, this never-ending stream of thought can be damaging over time. Fortunately, with understanding and objectivity, the impact…

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Discover the Power of Self-Care to Fight Stress

  Chronic stress and anxiety can wear you out. However, self-care can be a powerful remedy that restores your mind and body.   Try these self-care techniques to find relief for your stress:     Make your health a priority. You may have stress coming from multiple directions such as work, school, family, kids, neighbours,…

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The Proactive Path to Self-Care

    Do you only think about self-care when you’re already in trouble? You want to eat healthier because your doctor says you need to lower your cholesterol, or you decide to start meditating because job stress is keeping you up at night.   Self-care is more effective when it’s an ongoing part of your…

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Frannie The Focused Fish Fable

  Frannie the fish loved swimming around in unison and feeling like a part of something important. She also felt very safe being with the other fish she grew up with. The one thing that always caught her attention, however, was Joe, a goldfish from another school. Each time she passed Joe’s school, she was…

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5 Ways to Reprogram Your Thoughts

  Our thoughts are tricky things to control. Our beliefs and habits are often hidden from us, but these are two of the things that have great influence over our thoughts. Your thoughts influence your actions. If you want to change your behaviour and results, it’s important to gain control over your thoughts. This has…

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The Power of Measuring Your Life

  The things you measure have a funny way of improving. It almost looks like magic. Measuring those things in your life that matter is a powerful way of emphasising and improving them. For example, it’s hard to know if your diet is working if you don’t check the scale regularly. Are you getting stronger in…

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How to Gain Laser Focus in a World Full of Distractions

  Our ability to focus has been reduced dramatically. We’ve never had more distractions to deal with. And as disheartening as it sounds, many of the distractions we face were engineered to be as distracting as possible. Our brains quickly become addicted to these distractions and our ability to focus on important work suffers. Learning…

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Dealing with the Critics in Your Life

  Whether you’re trying to save the world, lose 20 Kilos, write a novel, or master a video game, there will be at least one person in your life trying to drag you across the coals for it. There’s no way to live a meaningful life without critics, naysayers, and haters. They’re part of the…

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