A key element to a happier life is being surrounded by a supportive and influential network of friends and acquaintances. Sometimes, though, we can mistake influencers with manipulators and it can be hard to tell the difference. It’s rare to find those who will invest time and energy into something that doesn’t have the potential for some personal gain. Just like in business we calculate the ROI (return on investment) for our friendships, maybe not…"How to Disarm a Manipulator"
Life is full of rich history. Every moment of our past has served as a single brick to build the lives we all live today. It’s important to honor our past and pass it on. Looking back on the past allows us to study the nature of ourselves and helps us recognize why we do what we do. It’s important not look too much into the past or keep your mind there for too long…"The Only 5 Reasons You Should Ever Look Back on Life"
On a recent trip to Walmart, Lindsay Rae stood in line behind a fashionable and seemingly affluent couple who were making fun of the woman ahead of them in the checkout line. When Lindsay realized what was happening, she stepped in. You are going to love her Facebook rant about the incident When Lindsay Rae was shopping at Walmart recently she managed to get stuck behind a couple with no sensitivity at all. They were…"Lady At Walmart Overhears Wealthy Family Who Thinks They’re Entitled, Takes Immediate Action"
“A soul mate is not found. A soul mate is recognized.” – Vironika Tugaleva Soulmates can happen more often than you think. Finding someone that you’re connected with on a spiritual level is an amazing thing. Dating can be a mixed bag of amazing relationships and subpar ones. And then, of course, if you’re lucky, you can find the One. The one perfect that feels as if they fill a space inside your ribs that…"4 Signs You Have A True Soul Connection With Your Partner"
“Of the 54 million deaths worldwide in 2015, more than half (54%) were due to the top 10 causes. Heart attack and stroke are the (leading causes), accounting for a combined 15 million deaths in 2015. These diseases have remained the leading causes of death globally in the last 15 years.” – The World Health Organization Ischemic heart disease is a condition wherein narrowed arteries cause less blood oxygen to be delivered to the heart.…"Avoid A Heart Attack Or Stroke: 8 Habits to Never Ignore"
“If a normally kind, agreeable person makes an enemy of you, you ought to ask yourself why.” – Joyce Rachelle You’ve heard all about toxic relationships, and what to do if you find yourself in one. You probably know all the signs of when you’re being manipulated and taken advantage of. But what happens when you’re actually the one who’s toxic? Being aware of your own behavior and how you’re treating your partner can save…"8 Behavioral Signs of A Toxic Relationship"
“The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.” – Ernest Hemingway People can become addicted to a lot of things: alcohol, drugs, sex. People can also become addicted to relationships. Addictive relationships are rarely healthy, and usually detrimental to the mental or physical health of one person involved. An addictive relationship involves one person giving everything they have, and another person…"8 Signs You’re In An Addictive Relationship"
“Unless we learn to know ourselves, we run the danger of harming ourselves.” Ja A. Jahannes Self-destructive behavior can be easy to fall into, and hard to climb back out of. This is especially true for those of us who may suffer from mental illness such as an anxiety or depression. Sometimes, you don’t even notice when your life has become overrun with self-destructive behaviors. And when you do notice, you have no idea how…"7 Signs Someone May Be Harming Themselves"
“If you expect your life to be up and down, your mind will be much more peaceful.” – Lama Yeshe One inescapable truth of life is suffering. You’ll experience suffering, as will the people you love. We see bad things happen every day – in person, on TV, in the newspaper, or elsewhere – it seems inescapable. Maybe one day humankind will evolve to a point when we can alleviate all of the sorrow in…"What Are Your Choices When Something Bad Happens?"
“I have never killed anyone, but I have certainly wanted to. I may have a disorder, but I am not crazy. In a world filled with gloomy, mediocre nothings populating a go-nowhere rat race, people are attracted to my exceptionalism like moths to a flame. This is my story.” – M.E. Thomas “Confessions of a Sociopath.” Sociopaths, in a nutshell, make every attempt to control your life. If you’ve been in a relationship with a…"5 Phrases Sociopaths Use To Kill Your Confidence"