How to Develop Patience – It’s Worth it

Impatience is a normal reaction when things aren’t going your way. Whether you’re stuck in a traffic jam, in a grocery line with a clerk moving slower than molasses, or involved with a work project that’s taking twice as long as it should–any of these things would test the patience of a saint. Patience is an essential quality for a …

Heal from Painful Experiences

You Can Completely Heal from Your Past. Life can be especially challenging if you’re haunted by your past. If you’ve been through a painful event(s), it can be difficult to not be scarred. Your view of yourself and the world may have been dramatically altered. Bitterness, shame or sadness may always lie just beneath the surface, waiting to erupt. You …

Overcoming Sadness

Sadness Can Lead to Depression. Everyone feels sadness at some point in their lives. It’s unavoidable. Sadness is a natural response to the loss of someone or something that you value. Sadness tends to hang on longer than most emotions because you usually spend more time thinking your sad thoughts. You replay them over and over again in your mind. …

Boost Your Intuition

Reach Your Goals Easier by Using Your Intuition Intuition is one of the most powerful tools available to you. Sometimes referred to as your inner guidance, sixth sense or gut instincts, your intuition is a means of deep knowing and certainty that doesn’t use the brain. Intuition is how your subconscious mind communicates information to your conscious mind. That’s why …

Easily Recognize Signs from Angels and Spirit Guides

Angels Are Always Working on Your Behalf. There is at least one angel by your side right this moment. Angels are ethereal beings of love and light serving mankind. These celestial beings love you more than you can fully comprehend. Angels and benevolent spirit guides send guidance more often than you might realize. It’s in your best interest to notice, …

Dealing with Intolerant People

“Some people find fault like there’s a reward for it.”   —Zig Ziglar Being around intolerant people is no picnic. One common strategy is to avoid them. But that won’t work very easily if that critical person is inescapable like your spouse, boss, family member or coworker. It’s important to remember that you have a choice on how you choose to …

Finding Peace with Your Loved Ones’ Choices

One of the hardest things to endure is watching our loved ones make poor choices. Their choices may have disastrous consequences and make their lives more difficult. It’s painful to witness. You want to take control over the situation and rescue them. If they’re adults, that’s not the best approach. Read on for a better way to support them and …

How to Boost Your Self-Esteem

“I have a problem with low self-esteem which is really ridiculous when you consider how amazing I am.”      —Anonymous How you feel about yourself plays a huge role in your life and well-being. When you have high self-esteem, you love and accept yourself as you are, warts and all. You know that while you’re not perfect and have faults, …

Surmounting Perfectionism

Perfectionists Hate Making Mistakes.  Perfectionists tend to strive for flawlessness in almost everything they do. They set high-performance standards for themselves and tend to be extremely critical toward their efforts and results. Perfectionists don’t like making mistakes or failing. Perfection is often confused with having high standards but they are two different things. The desire to excel and have high …