Have you ever opened up to someone only to have your trust broken? When you've experienced being hurt by someone you trusted, it can be difficult to allow yourself to be vulnerable again. To protect ourselves from being hurt, we may end up putting up a wall to guide our hearts. “Vulnerability is not winning … Continue reading Benefits of being Vulnerable
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
Have you ever drifted apart from a friend? They say some friends are for seasons but there are certain friendships that we thought would last forever. When I was younger, I used to visualize me and my friends raising our kids together, exploring the world and seeing each other reach the height of our success … Continue reading How to Cope with a Friendship Breakup
Hello you! The theme of this month: BEING PRESENT Are you really present or are you just running on autopilot? Too often we try to effectively attend to multiple things at once. Many of us spend a lot of our day multitasking and going through the motions without being present in the moment. After a … Continue reading The Gratitude Journal: June 19′
You are all probably familiar with the famous line “You attract what you are". I remember the first time hearing this line when I was younger and not resonating with it. My thought process was “So I don’t love myself, does that mean I will attract people who will treat me badly?”. I couldn’t resonate with … Continue reading Do you attract what you are? Let’s talk!
(Photo taken by me, Spain Catalonia 2019) Isn't it beautiful knowing that everyday is a new day? The sun rises each day to reminds us that everyday we have the opportunity to truly shape the course of our life. From the moment we wake up, we get to decide how we choose to lead our … Continue reading The Gratitude Journal: February 2019
There comes a time when you start to analyze your family relationships and ask yourself whether they are fulfilling or not. It’s painful to admit that certain family members are toxic and don’t always have our best interest at heart. You might have to make a decision whether to cut ties completely or maintain a … Continue reading Toxic Family
If you're sensitive you're probably well accustomed to hearing phrases like "it's not that deep" or "you take everything so personal". This may be true! However for us sensitive folks it's much more complex than just simply getting over ourselves. Deciphering between whether our emotional responses are valid verses taking things too seriously is very … Continue reading You’re too Sensitive!