10 Reasons Highly Sensitive People Are Highly Valuable

Highly Sensitive PeopleHave you ever heard these words before?

“Don’t be such a cry baby!”

“I was just kidding — don’t take things so seriously.”

“You are way too sensitive. Get over it.”

If you’re a highly sensitive person (HSP) like me, you’ve probably felt “different” all of your life. While friends and family could let things roll… Continue Reading…

Jobs For Introverts: 395 Careers Based On Your Personality Type

Jobs for IntrovertsWould you consider yourself an introvert?

I am, and I have grown to appreciate my introverted nature more and more over the years. Even though Western culture tends to celebrate extraverts and reward many extraverted behaviors, I’ve learned that introverts possess strengths that are equally valuable and important.

Since introverts make up about a third of… Continue Reading…

5 Things To Be Passionate About Right Now

Things to be Passionate AboutHave you been struggling to figure out what your life passion might be?

I know how frustrating that struggle is. In fact, I allowed frustration to infect my attitude during my life passion search.  I put my happiness on hold because I felt so passionless.

But you don’t have to do that.

As frustrating as it is to… Continue Reading…

12 Surprising Forms Of Verbal Abuse

Verbal AbuseWhat is a word?

According to Dictionary.com, a word is “a unit of language, consisting of one or more spoken sounds or their written representation, that functions as a Continue Reading…

Self-Improvement Hiatus: 10 Reasons To Stop Trying So Hard To Be A Better You

Self-Improvement HiatusI’ve been a self-improvement enthusiast for as long as I can remember.

Perhaps some of the dysfunction in my family when I was a child led me to search for answers and coping skills. But I also know I’m naturally inclined to be a seeker and a learner. I like reading personal growth books,… Continue Reading…

6 Simple Ways To Become An Optimistic Person + An Attitude Quiz

Optimistic PersonHave you ever been so worried about something that just being around an upbeat person really pissed you off?

How can they be so positive when things are going so crappy for you? What do they have to be so happy about?

It does appear that some people are born optimists. The world can be falling… Continue Reading…

Are You A Highly Sensitive Person Or Empath? My New Book Is For You

Highly Sensitive PersonSpecial Note: Today I’ve released my new Kindle book, Finely Tuned: How to Thrive As a Highly Sensitive Person or Empath. It’s available for the introductory price of $.99 for a few days.

How many times in your life have you heard someone say, “Don’t be so over-sensitive”?

Maybe they said it another… Continue Reading…