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5 Habits That Hinder Success AND Drive Your Partner Bonkers!

On January 7, 2022, Posted by , In Happy Marriage,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on 5 Habits That Hinder Success AND Drive Your Partner Bonkers!

Although several bad habits keep you from unlocking your best life and enjoying a fulfilling romantic relationship, these are the top five self-sabotaging habits that keep you stuck and drive your partner crazy! Resolve to get rid of them this year (the habits, not your partner). 1) Approval-seeking Behavior It’s…

Not Growing? Forget Having A Happy Life Or Marriage

On December 24, 2021, Posted by , In Happy Marriage,Personal Development, With Comments Off on Not Growing? Forget Having A Happy Life Or Marriage

The only person you can change and control is you. Yes, you’ve heard it a million times, I know. But it’s true. As much as you want to “fix” the person you’re with, it doesn’t work that way. Improving your relationship starts with improving yourself for the better. That’s why…

Why You Must Think For Yourself Part 2

On December 17, 2021, Posted by , In Communication,Emotional Intelligence,Happy Marriage,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on Why You Must Think For Yourself Part 2

It’s easier to keep your head down and go with the flow and not cause any trouble than to rock the boat by standing up for what you want from love and life.  And, there’s nothing wrong with that IF all you want is an average life and an unfulfilling…

Why You Must Start Thinking For Yourself Part 1

On December 10, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Intelligence,Personal Development, With Comments Off on Why You Must Start Thinking For Yourself Part 1

Thinking for ourselves is getting harder and harder, but if there ever were a time in earth’s history when we needed to think for ourselves, it’s now!  You need to think for yourself about the kind of person you want to be and the life you want to live.  And…

Make Self-Confidence Your New Superpower

On December 3, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on Make Self-Confidence Your New Superpower

How much do you trust your abilities and judgment? Self-confident people know and trust who they are and what they’re capable of.  The good news is that everyone can become more confident because it’s a learned skill.  What Is Self-Confidence? People can sense whether we’re confident or insecure. Self-confidence is your…

6 Life-Changing Reasons To Be Optimistic

On November 26, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Happy Marriage,Personal Development, With Comments Off on 6 Life-Changing Reasons To Be Optimistic

Sometimes we hope for the best, and sometimes we expect the worst. We’re human. Comes with the territory. What matters is our dominant way of thinking. Interestingly enough, though, a certain level of pessimism may protect us from making mistakes and bad choices. However, pessimism falls way short of the…

5 Reasons Optimists Are Healthier & Have Happier Relationships

On November 19, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Happy Marriage,Personal Development,Stress, With Comments Off on 5 Reasons Optimists Are Healthier & Have Happier Relationships

According to research, people with an optimistic outlook live longer and enjoy a better quality of life. (https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/basics/optimism). A person with an optimistic outlook sees the brighter side of life, embraces hope, is grateful, and believes they are worthy and deserving of love, happiness, and success.  Here are five reasons…

Worry Too Much About What Other People Think?

On November 5, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on Worry Too Much About What Other People Think?

Do you constantly worry about what people think and how they will react to your decisions? Are you overly concerned about earning or losing their approval? Do you catch yourself pleasing people too much? If you want a happier life and healthier relationships, stop worrying about what people think of…

Ladies, Reclaim Your Power!

On October 22, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on Ladies, Reclaim Your Power!

Ladies, if you don’t think you have any power, think again. Reclaim your power today! Here are five ways to embrace your inner strength and let your light shine. Practice Self-Care, Daily Making yourself a priority and choosing to take care of yourself is one of the fastest ways to reclaim…

5 Ways to Make Yourself More Valuable to YOU

On October 15, 2021, Posted by , In Emotional Health,Personal Development,Self-acceptance, With Comments Off on 5 Ways to Make Yourself More Valuable to YOU

Seeking validation and approval from a partner is something that drains and stresses a relationship. Although it feels nice to receive affirmation from a partner, we should never need them to feel okay about ourselves or valued; that must come from within, and it does for an emotionally healthy person….