Emotional well being, mental health & personal development

Tag: happiness

Happiness is an inside job

Happiness is an inside job

Happiness is an inside job. But how can that be? This is a question I hear a lot. It does seem like a strange statement but hear me out. Happiness is an inside job because it is what you make of what happens to you […]

The effects of mindfulness on emotional clarity

The effects of mindfulness on emotional clarity

For those of you whoa re interested in recent research into the effects of mindfulness on emotional clarity… Highlights • Mindfulness practice may help to develop skills that increase emotional clarity. • A systematic review yielded 17 pre–post intervention studies, totalling 894 participants. • Overall, the […]

Why happiness is elusive

Why happiness is elusive

We’re all taught to believe that happiness is this attainable thing – almost a lifestyle. We tell ourselves that when we are thinner, richer or in love that we will be happy. This misconception is the reason why happiness is elusive. Happiness isn’t a consistent […]

You’re not a success without this

You’re not a success without this

What is success to you? Do you see yourself as successful? If you do…why is this? If you don’t…What are the reasons? Success means different things to different people. To many, success is financial freedom. Sure, this is definitely a big help in the happiness […]

Avoiding the blame game

Avoiding the blame game

Avoiding the blame game is a skill that can be learned. When we blame someone else for what is going on in our lives, we effectively give up any control over our circumstances. What a hopeless and helpless place to be. Thing is, taking responsibility […]

Does achievement lead to happiness?

Does achievement lead to happiness?

Research has shown time and time again that achievement does not lead to happiness. Money, power and status can help and influence your mood but it cannot create happiness. That is a state of mind that comes from a deep connection with others,a sense of […]

The ultimate guide for peace of mind

The ultimate guide for peace of mind

How to cultivate peace of mind Peace of mind can be hard to find in the troubled world we live in. You can have every will in the world to have a good day and something will come along to scupper your plans. Whether it’s […]

Six Skills That Will Increase Your Happiness

Six Skills That Will Increase Your Happiness

    Six Skills That Will Increase Your Happiness 1) Adopt Gratitude In a world filled with so much angst and trouble, it pays to ‘prime’ yourself and actively look for the good things in life. Whether it’s because the sun is a shining or […]