Traits of an Interdependent Relationship & Differences from Codependence

By |2020-04-30T18:18:58+03:00December 1st, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

Do you have an interdependent relationship with your partner, or is it codependent? Both types of relationships imply reliance, but one is less healthy than the other. This article explains interdependent relationships and how they stand apart from codependent ones. The knowledge will make yours less of a headache to manage. What is an interdependent relationship? Strictly defined, an interdependent, secure relationship between two people exists if one or both of them provide the finances while the other or both of them attend to domestic

10 Steps to a Positive Self-Image That You Should Follow

By |2020-03-25T17:56:30+03:00October 12th, 2019|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you want to set yourself up for success, a positive self-image is step number one. What is self-image? Self-image is the ideas and beliefs you have about your appearance, personality, and abilities. This belief can shape the way we approach tasks and the level of risk we can take. Positive self-image helps us to navigate more uncertain situations and achieve more favorable outcomes. Those with negative self-image may not even take these risks in the first place. This is why it is so important

8 Ways Girls with Low Self-Esteem Struggle Later in Life

By |2020-03-25T17:56:44+03:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Personal Growth, Relationships, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

We all struggle in life, but girls with low self-esteem endure these struggles much differently than boys. We endure pressure every single day of our lives, let's face it. Although we might not recognize it, we’re always expected to do something, be something, or prove something. These struggles just file right in line with all the other struggles we endure just to keep a positive image of ourselves. Girls with low self-esteem go through a grueling version of this, as most times, other girls can

How to Stop Being a People Pleaser in 9 No-Nonsense Steps

By |2020-02-28T13:33:16+03:00May 15th, 2019|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Being a people pleaser is just not healthy for your self-esteem and may stop you from achieving your goals in life. Pleasing others is good sometimes, especially if you’re doing something from the kindness of your heart. But always striving to make people happy, regardless of your own worth, is never a good thing. That's why you need to stop being a people pleaser for your own good. Because always wanting to please others will eventually make you feel quite empty. How to stop being

Why Do People Stay in Bad Relationships? 9 Common Reasons

By |2020-03-03T23:47:49+03:00February 15th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Have you ever wondered why people remain in bad relationships? There are reasons, and they’re complicated. Relationships can be beautiful, offering happiness, friendship, and security. These unions can keep you young and feeling your best. On the other hand, there are relationships that are considered toxic. These relationships can do the opposite of their counterparts. So, why do people remain in these partnerships? Reasons to keep the fires burning To be honest, most relationships that I’ve encountered have been bad ones. They either involved substance

Reasons Why People with Self-esteem Issues Are a Perfect Target for Narcissists

By |2019-10-15T22:28:46+03:00March 4th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Having self-esteem issues makes it difficult to make it through a day, and having narcissistic people around you worsens your situation. Besides feeling depressed, you must deal with someone who keeps putting you down. You may wonder why you seem to have narcissistic people around you all the time. What attracts them to you? Have you unconsciously welcomed them into your life? Having an understanding of a narcissist's perception of the world may help you see why they keep picking on you. Find out how