Mental health, emotional wellbeing & personal development

emotional well being

How to Create the Best Setting to Popping the Question

How to Create the Best Setting to Popping the Question

If you have been thinking about popping the question and proposing your partner, you don’t necessarily have to follow traditions. The important thing is that you choose a setting you are both comfortable with. You should have the privacy, if you need it, or the […]

3 Tips for Breaking into a Superfood Business

3 Tips for Breaking into a Superfood Business

A superfood is essentially a type of food that contains multiple nutrients in large amounts and has proven itself to be beneficial in boosting health in general, or in a particular segment of the population. At times, a superfood can even be a combination of multiple ingredients combined into one product by […]

Testing your mettle

Testing your mettle

What was the worst time in your life? I can think of two in my life. I am currently going through the second one (both involving relationships..sigh) …and it got me thinking about testing your mettle. How did you fare? Did you crawl up in […]

Why I became a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

Why I became a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist

I became a Cognitive Behavioural Therapist primarily because I wanted to understand myself better. I imagined that Cognitive behavioural therapy would explain all the prominent questions I had about mental health and human behaviour. I have learned a lot through qualifying as a counsellor but […]

Why pets can be a natural aid for stress and anxiety

Why pets can be a natural aid for stress and anxiety

Often, it can seem like we simply have too much stress and worry in our lives and not enough time to prioritise wellness. One way to introduce some joy into your life is to get a pet – the positive impact of bringing an animal […]

How to emotionally insulate yourself

How to emotionally insulate yourself

There are many ways to emotionally insulate yourself from the blows that life sends you.The suggested strategies can help you to cope when life gets tough. Of course, there is no magic bullet (If I knew that I’d be a billionaire) but these strategies can […]

Learning to be Grateful by Giving Back to the Community

Learning to be Grateful by Giving Back to the Community

Learning to be grateful does not have to start with grand gestures. Of course, we do not just wake up one day and feel grateful we are alive. It comes from the smallest things, such as the feeling of being loved by another person, beautiful […]

Harnessing the Healing Power of Nature: Give Ecotherapy a Go!

Harnessing the Healing Power of Nature: Give Ecotherapy a Go!

Ecotherapy is essentially any kind of mental or physical exercise that makes nature a part of the equation. Just as in conventional therapy, the objective with ecotherapy is to benefit your mental health. The biologist E. O Wilson said that all humans are biophiles, which means […]