itsnotpersonal

It’s Not Always Personal.

Through my years of trying to figure myself and others out I’ve noticed that we people tend to have one very big thing in common: we have egos. And, even though we don’t normally like to admit it, those egos are pretty big. And we feed them more and more every day. There are good…

thinking

5 Ways Thinking Helps Us Grow

Alright, I know I haven’t brought out a lot of posts lately which revolve around life advice so, here it is! I’m back and today I wanted to bring some attention to a well-known and sometimes well-avoided topic: thinking. I don’t mean the normal, everyday, I-have-1000-chores thinking, but more the self-reflection one that’s oddly satisfying…

overcomingfear

My Top 3 Ways to Overcome Fear

When was the last time you did something scary? Scary can fall into many categories, it’s something different for each of us and we really hate talking about it. It makes us kind of uncomfortable to admit that we, just like everyone else, have fears that we need to step up to. And still, a…

self-discipline

How to Cultivate Self-Discipline in a Chaotic World

There are many personal traits and qualities that we say are important for someone if they want to be successful (whatever that means to you). Some are kindness, assertiveness, determination and decisiveness. However, in my humble experience, few are more important than self-discipline. Being disciplined basically means that you are in control of what you…

baddecisions

Our Bad Decisions – Explained

I’ve started this year literally feeling the smell of something new about to happen and take over my life. This feeling of desired and anticipated change was probably there for all of us; it’s the kind of vibe all New Years have. But along with that, there was an overwhelming feeling of being conscious of…

consistency

The Importance of Consistency

Consistency is a huge thing. This is my first post in a couple of weeks, so it’s actually kind of ironic, too… It’s not something we normally spend time thinking about or talking about but that doesn’t mean it’s not vital. If you think about it, it’s the main cause of most misunderstandings and fights:…