Side effects of overextending yourself

Do you constantly put the needs of others before your own? Are you often compromising your personal peace to please others? Too often have I placed the needs of others before my own, often exhausting myself in the process. I believe that helping others is extremely important, however I don’t believe it should leave usContinue reading “Side effects of overextending yourself”

The Gratitude Journal; Feb 2020

In the wake of the recent death of Kobe Bryant and his daughter, it bought to people’s attention the fragility of life itself. We shy away from talking about death because it’s associated with pain, grief and loss. When a death occurs, it often puts things into perspective. You begin to think about how muchContinue reading “The Gratitude Journal; Feb 2020”

Do you attract what you are? Let’s talk!

You are all probably familiar with the famous line “You attract what you are”. I remember the first time hearing this line when I was younger and not resonating with it. My thought process was “So I don’t love myself, does that mean I will attract people who will treat me badly?”. I couldn’t resonate withContinue reading “Do you attract what you are? Let’s talk!”

The Gratitude Journal: March 19′

    It’s March guys! The year is already flying by. Before we get stuck into another month, let’s take a moment to appreciate the blessings in our life. This month I want to show appreciation for my friendships. Friendship has always been a sour spot for me as for a long time I felt unfulfilledContinue reading “The Gratitude Journal: March 19′”

January 2019: The Gratitude Journal

It’s the first month of 2019! I just want to send out a gentle reminder to kick start the year;  Every experience of rejection you face brings you closer to yourself. Do you know why? Because it forces you to decide whether to base your worth on that negative experience or use it to strengthenContinue reading “January 2019: The Gratitude Journal”

2018 Overview: The Gratitude Journal

As we wait patiently to usher in the new year, many of us take this time to reflect and make plans for the year ahead. I always find this time of the year very intense. Not only is it the holidays and my birthday month, I typically find myself in deep contemplative mood throughout December.Continue reading “2018 Overview: The Gratitude Journal”