So over the weekend I watched a film that was just wonderful for putting life in perspective. The film is called About Time and it is a Richard Curtis film (who also directs Love Actually, another amazing film!). The film is about a man who can go back in time. And it's nothing like Back to … Continue reading Booster Tip #15: Watch this film
Boost of the Day #160: Believing your thoughts
Your brain is an incredibly powerful organ. Your thoughts can have a powerful impact on your mood and your life. Positive thinking often leads to smiles, success and happiness. Negative thinking can lead to anxiety, depression and at worst, suicide. You need to treat your brain with the respect such a powerful organ deserves. If … Continue reading Boost of the Day #160: Believing your thoughts
Boost of the Day #154: Stop worrying
How can we stop worrying??? This quote sums up how pointless it is, yet it is so hard to stop once it becomes a habit. I am still a frequent worrier, but the below things have definitely helped me to cut it down: Working out - you have no time or energy to worry when … Continue reading Boost of the Day #154: Stop worrying
Booster tip #14: Nature and animals
I managed to get away at the weekend, from a bustling and stressful city to a peaceful and calming village. All I did was walk two dogs, watch my favourite TV series, chat with positive people and drink wine. If you need a tip to increase your well-being, decrease stress and anxiety and avoid depression, this … Continue reading Booster tip #14: Nature and animals
Boost of the Day #151: Meaning of life
Today, try to just breathe. Stop the rush. Embrace the real meaning of life.
Booster tip #13: Challenge your negative thoughts
Negative thinking, if done excessively, can lead to depression, anxiety and low self-esteem. We must learn to challenge these thoughts. Tough at first but with practice, it becomes easier. It helps to ask yourself the below questions...
Boost of the Day #140: Looking silly?
We all look silly sometimes, we all make mistakes, we are all foolish at times. This makes a person human, makes them real. Don't shy away from these moment - smile, laugh or breathe it off and move on. This gives you the power, gives you control over your life rather than letting it control you.
Addressing common self-esteem issues: Issue #7
Over the next few weeks, I am looking at common thoughts that people with low self-esteem have, found within this Buzzfeed article, and how we can possibly address them. For the full list, click here. This is a tricky issue when you have low self-esteem and for those who love you. I remember when I … Continue reading Addressing common self-esteem issues: Issue #7
Boost of the Day #131: Gandalf’s wisdom
It really is the small acts that make a difference to people. A kind word or action can completely change someone's mood, day and even life. Bear this in mind when you go about your normal daily routine, and the world will be a better place.
Boost of the Day #126: Christmas Gifts
"It's the thought that counts" Buying Christmas presents can be very stressful, especially if you have low self-esteem and/or are eager to please people. Not having much money can also cause a great deal of anxiety, especially if other friends or family members can afford a lot more. Try to remember that anyone worth your while will not … Continue reading Boost of the Day #126: Christmas Gifts