Life & Stuff

How to Succeed with Your Goals: 5 Things to Remember About Goal-Setting

Specifics When setting a goal, it often feels harder to reach them when you don't have any specifics down. You want more money? Well, how much? Why? You want to travel, but where? It's also sometimes a good idea to pinpoint other specifics, like a time-frame or how you're going to achieve it. So, with… Continue reading How to Succeed with Your Goals: 5 Things to Remember About Goal-Setting

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

10 Changes in Awareness to Make in 2020

It's a new year and a new decade which means it's time for some changes! Every year, most people start off trying to make changes in their lives. However, these can often fall short. I think this usually comes down to a lack of motivation, lack of quick progress, and poorly set goals in the… Continue reading 10 Changes in Awareness to Make in 2020

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

For the Overthinkers: “Don’t think about it too much”

*WARNING: potential triggers* I'm a thinker. My personality type is INFJ. I'm highly introverted and intuitive. I like to think. I can't help but think. I contemplate life, people, meanings, and depth. My mind is geared this way. But it's a hard way to live. If you're not careful, thinking too much can be your… Continue reading For the Overthinkers: “Don’t think about it too much”

Life & Stuff · Mental Health

Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop

Catastrophising is when you "view or present a situation as considerably worse than it actually is." I do this a lot! As someone with anxiety and who has been through depression many times, I've been told this term in my CBT sessions. That a common thing for us to do when low or anxious is to… Continue reading Catastrophising: What it is and how to stop