The pressure of being in your 20’s

Long are the years where your 20s were the age for you to discover who you are and want you want to make of your life. the age of social media there's pressure to have your life together- financially, materially, physically so that you can grace the ages of your 30s and finally settle down. … Continue reading The pressure of being in your 20’s

Holding Yourself Accountable

Do you know someone who just cannot seem hold themselves accountable for their actions? Or is that person you? They convince themselves that they did nothing wrong and even see themselves as victims to the actions of others. Holding yourself accountable forces you to see how you may have contributed to an undesirable outcome or … Continue reading Holding Yourself Accountable

How to Overcome Feeling Envious at someone else’s Success

Does other people's success trigger feelings of inadequacy? You may find that you are genuinely happy for them but can't seem to stop thinking about what's going wrong in your life. I think it's safe to say that we've all gone through a period where we've been unhappy or unsatisfied with how things are going … Continue reading How to Overcome Feeling Envious at someone else’s Success

Side Effects of Holding onto Resentment

Do you currently feel resentful towards someone? Resentment typically arises when we feel an injustice has been committed towards us. A person who feels resentful may have felt personally attacked and subsequently allowed a grudge to fester. It's common to hold resentment, however, when left unaddressed over a long period of time, it can become … Continue reading Side Effects of Holding onto Resentment

Side Effects of Avoiding Negative Emotions

Do you typically avoid negative emotions or embrace them? Embracing your feelings is a good thing. It helps you to build a healthy relationship with yourself by validating and allowing yourself to feel. Of course, not every feeling needs to be acted upon especially if you find yourself repeating unhealthy behaviours. However, avoiding any negative … Continue reading Side Effects of Avoiding Negative Emotions