Tag: connection

The Vicious Cycle Of Alcohol And Depression

“Your future depends on the choices you make today. The future for this reason can be predicted by your day to day living.” ~ Israelmore Ayivormb In a culture where drinking is the social norm you can easily excuse / ignore the impact it might be having on your mental health, physical health, and relationships. After Read More …

How To Make Your New Year Resolutions A Reality

“A goal should scare you a little, and excite you a lot.” ~ Joe Vitale An increasingly popular way to clarify goals is to create a vision board of images, quotes, and statements. But emerging research identified in Neil Farber’s article suggests that this can also limit your chances of success. The studies overall found subjects who utilized Read More …

Why You Need Friendships

“Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and to have her nonsense respected.” ~ Charles Lamb Did you know spending time with a friend will improve the quality of your life? Women in particular seem to be innately wired to seek close friendships. And even though men are less inclined to seek connection when under stress, Read More …

7 Surprising Benefits of Practicing Gratefulness

In fact there are some wonderful potential Benefits of Gratefulness, and they are backed up by science – more than 40 studies! Change your thoughts and change your life! Here are some of the life changing benefits of a regular gratefulness practice: ♦  Increased optimism, enthusiasm, alertness, determination, creativity, and energy. Studies show that our perspective on life is Read More …