This One Simple Trick Can Positively Effect All Your Relationships

This One Simple Trick Can Positively Effect All Your Relationships

What happens when you pause before you speak? You change your tone, your language, your energy and stay positive instead of automatically going to the negative. Essentially, you can turn a conversation around. Positive Reinforcement Happens Thirteen years ago, I went to visit a friend…

How Medium Replaced My Social Media Addiction?

How Medium Replaced My Social Media Addiction?

Distractions can come in all shapes and sizes in your life. For me (and most of the free world), our phones and social media have become the biggest distraction. We are constantly glued to our screens, lacking in human contact for the majority of our…

I’m Sick Of Being The Parent Who Yells

I’m Sick Of Being The Parent Who Yells

I’m surrounded by a stack of self-development books like The Little Book of Lykke by Meik Wiking about the secrets of the happiest people in the world, How to be a Badass Everyday by Jen Sincero and Dying To Be Me by Anita Moorjani, how…

How To Stop Letting Social Media Control Your Habits

How To Stop Letting Social Media Control Your Habits

It happens to the best of us. We get on Instagram or Facebook to find minutes later we are impulse buying a blender that scrolled across our screen. We didn’t know we needed it until this very moment. But here we are, plugging in the…

I Didn’t Love My Husband The Way He Needed To Be Loved

I Didn’t Love My Husband The Way He Needed To Be Loved

The seconds couldn’t tick by any slower. It felt as time had completely stopped because it knew I had somewhere to be, with a certain someone. I would sit in my psychology class waiting for the moment when our professor would send us home. There…