When we were young we were all full of excitement and dreams, anything seemed possible and our imaginations had the freedom to run wild. As we grow though the environment around us wears us down, we’re told over and over what’s possible and what’s not possible. What we should be doing and what we shouldn’t… Read More Don’t Grow Up
A lot of people chase things they don’t need thinking it’ll make them happy, it won’t. Instead they need to take time each day to review all the things they have to be thankful for. Celebrate your daily successes Remember what you have achieved so far Think about all the amazing things you are lucky… Read More Choose Gratitude over Anger
We all rush from task to task, from chore to chore, from one thing to the next… rarely stopping to look up and remember just how amazing life can be. We all do it, it’s the nature of life and the busyness we live in… but if you want to live a happy life with… Read More Slow Down
As many of you will know I’m strongly against venting. Going over and over frustrations doesn’t usually help and just leaves you feeling more frustrated or angry by the end. It’s spreading negativity and usually brings down everybody unfortunate enough to get landed listening to you! I’ve even wrote a post on it (Venting, stop… Read More One Off Venting for Clarity
So often we have a good idea or an inclination to do something but we hesitate, we don’t act on it immediately and the moment / opportunity is gone. There is a 5 second window of opportunity to act on an impulse, after that the feeling fades. You have to act fast in the right… Read More Hesitation – Break it for Good / Harness it against Bad
I’ve spent many years studying the art of success, trying to figure out what makes successful people stand out from the rest and though there are many factors that determine whether you will be successful or not the biggest one that I have found, without any doubt, is a consistent positive attitude. Intelligence is obviously… Read More The Importance Of A Positive Attitude To Your Career
Dealing with anxiety is a challenge so many of us face at one time or another. The main driver of anxiety as most of us may already know, is overthinking. Panicking about what other people are thinking or worrying about what “might” happen in the future. The thing is all those things you worry about,… Read More Kill Your Anxiety
I don’t need to try and fit happy activities into my days, but fit my days around happy activities. By affirming this it’s as if a load has been lifted from my shoulders, that I am more in control of my day and have ultimately planned for happiness.… Read More This Social Snacking Diet is Drowning my Happiness!
After a pretty tough week at work filled with a lot of frustration and challenges I suddenly remembered a post I had written a few years ago on How to Turn Your Mood Around. I think this is a great time to share the key message from that post as a reminder to us all that… Read More Know Your Mood Boosters
There is no better time than right now to choose one thing that you struggle with, just one thing… and go get it! This does not necessarily mean something you have failed at, it merely means something you want to do better, something you want to learn or in fact something you enjoy but want… Read More Choose Your Challenge and Crush It!