There are times when all of us stop to live in the present and start dreaming of the future. The past is the past, and we have no idea what the future holds. All we have is now, and although it is okay to have dreams, we should be realistic. Tomorrow is only a concept and as the wise have been saying, it never comes. The reality of life is that you are living when it’s happening. When we simplify our lives and live in
Do you want to know how to make people like you? If so, did you know that scientists have researched this very subject and found psychological reasons why we naturally gravitate to some and not others? Some of their findings you might not have heard of and have fancy names like spontaneous trait transference. Others are more familiar like mirroring body language. So would you know how to make people like you? Here are 15 psychological hacks that will help you learn how to make
Learning how to control jealousy in a long distance relationship can be hard. However, it is necessary if you want to make your relationship work. What’s the biggest problem that couples in a long distance relationship face? If you guessed not being able to see each other on a regular basis or pining for one another, you’d be wrong (though those are definitely hard things to handle). No, the biggest issue that couples who are separated by many miles face is, believe it or not,
While we usually associate the summer with fun and well-deserved breaks, it can be a time of loneliness and depression. Inspirational summer movies will lift you out of your blue funk. While they are not the solutions to your problems, summer movies can lift your mood. These inspirational summer movies will tug at your heartstrings and do so instantly. 6 Inspirational Summer Movies That Will Instantly Lift Your Mood 1. My Left Foot (1989) First of all is My Left Foot, is a 1989 biographical
We all like to keep precious mementos. They remind us of a treasured moment. But when does a desire to keep stuff tip over into a hoarding disorder? What are the signs that a person has gone from simply collecting items of value to hoarding? A person suffering from hoarding disorder: Feels unable to discard everyday items 1. Collects an excessive amount of items 2. These items are typical of little monetary value 3. Stores them in a chaotic manner 4. Has a poor quality
A co-dependent parent is usually an individual who did not get their emotional or physical needs met during childhood. This has led them to impose their needs onto their own children. Co-dependency is a psychological concept that refers to anyone who feels extremely dependent on their loved ones. This dependency makes a co-dependent parent feel completely responsible for their loved one's happiness and well-being. Ten signs that show you are a co-dependent parent include: 1. An over-exaggerated feeling of responsibility for their loved ones. 2.
Unrequited love is heartbreaking. Feeling your love unreturned leaves you lost and vulnerable. How do you deal with these feelings? I’ve been there before. I experienced a feeling so powerful and I named it love. Maybe it was or maybe it wasn’t. If it was, unfortunately, it was unrequited love. No matter how I pursued this feeling and this person, the admiration was never returned. It took a long time to move on. It happens to the best of us Unrequited love happens more than
Compliments are nice, but what if they come from a jealous person? Learn how to take a compliment from a fake person without being mean. Being told that you are beautiful or intelligent feels good. I know it’s nice for me. There comes a time, however, when compliments start to seem like backhanded comments. This is because these “compliments” aren’t nice words at all – they are carefully crafted insults. They come from fake people, and you can learn how to take a compliment in