Archive for August, 2014

Is Happiness Elusive?

Friday, August 29th, 2014

The American author and poet Henry David Thoreau once expressed the following, “Happiness is like a butterfly; the more you chase it, the more it will elude you, but if you turn your attention to other things, it will come and sit softly on your shoulder…” In an attempt to resolve the idea of happiness being […]

Positive Thinking and Good Health

Monday, August 25th, 2014

It is said that ‘every cloud has a silver lining’ and that it is ‘darkest before dawn’.  Life has the potential of springing up surprises at every corner, yet it is amazing as to how similar stimuli can impact different folks differently. At the end of the day, it is said that life is not […]

Keep An Open Mind. 10 Tips About Embracing Change

Friday, August 22nd, 2014

Just what does that phrase “Keep an open mind” mean anyway? Your boss says it; your parents might say it; anyone attempting to convince you to try something new might say it. Of course you are keeping an open mind… BUT! If that BUT is there in your head, then you are NOTkeeping an open mind. We all […]

Rejection Is Not About You

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Reconcile With Your Self-Esteem Your heart throbs rapidly, appearing to grow faster by the minute. In a matter of seconds the uncomfortable sensation to flee your body has taken hold. The rejection coursing through you is now palpable; a dull piercing pain in the pit of your stomach which quickly rises into your chest. Rejection […]