Tag: self-help

What We Resist, Persists.

If we’re feeling an emotion, but not allowing ourselves to express it, that energy will only build in our body over time. We can try to suppress it, analyze it, or busy ourselves in order to distract from it, but until we actually face… Continue Reading “What We Resist, Persists.”

Strength in Surrender

There is strength in surrendering to Life by allowing it to just unfold as it will. To letting go of our need to control and the expectations of how we think it “should” be. Strength in surrendering to what you’re actually feeling and allowing… Continue Reading “Strength in Surrender”

Rising Higher

Yesterday on my lunch break, I found myself lost in thought (as I tend to do) while lying in the grass under a tree. I was starting to get stuck in a loop circling around ideas and potential futures of where the world is… Continue Reading “Rising Higher”

All We Need Is a Spark

Even the smallest spark can lead to the brightest flame. All it takes is an idea, a flash of inspiration, a glimpse of potential to lead us in a better direction in Life, because if we can’t even see or envision a new way… Continue Reading “All We Need Is a Spark”

The Weight of the world isn’t yours to carry

If you’re feeling overwhelmed by what’s happening right now, I don’t believe there’s a more important time than now to take a step back from the noise and chaos of the external world. To turn off the news, to avoid getting caught up in… Continue Reading “The Weight of the world isn’t yours to carry”

Love & Fear.

If you only focus on fear, that’s what you’ll expand. You’ll saturate your environment with it.You’ll infiltrate your friends and families with it. It will all consume you. And is that the kind of world you want to live in?One ruled by fear? So… Continue Reading “Love & Fear.”

Slow Down. Breathe.

There’s an awareness that comes from slowing down. Much like the difference between driving through a neighbourhood and walking: when moving at a slower pace, we pick up on more of the details. The finer, more subtle points that go unnoticed when driving quickly… Continue Reading “Slow Down. Breathe.”

If You Want To Save The World, Dive As Deeply Into Yourself As You Can.

Here are some ways to start: Question your thoughts. Ask why you are the way you are and what got you to this point. Reflect on your childhood and your relationship to your parents. Look at what you may have picked up from your… Continue Reading “If You Want To Save The World, Dive As Deeply Into Yourself As You Can.”

The Importance of Isolation.

I suppose I’ve always been a bit of a loner. Granted, I haven’t always enjoyed or appreciated being on my own, but it seems to be the default setting that I often return to. Lately, however, I’ve really been able to tap into myself… Continue Reading “The Importance of Isolation.”

The War Between Head & Heart.

The society we live in isn’t conducive to being truly human. It wasn’t designed with our happiness and satisfaction in mind, but to instead keep us depressed. It puts us into debt, it makes us sick, it surrounds us with violence and hate, it… Continue Reading “The War Between Head & Heart.”