Staying Down Is a Choice — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

Someone once wrote to me a little note: “Life may put you down, but staying down is a choice”. I happened to find that small note one morning when depression was pinning me down in my bed. It was the perfect moment to read it because this time I was able to understand it. Life can give us some hard lessons from time to time. The common reaction is to feel like a victim: “things happened to you”, “somebody hurt…

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On Surrendering Yourself to Love — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

The art of surrendering comes from a place of Love. It comes from a deep trust in the invisible Field that gives Life to all of life. When you trust, you find it easy to relax, let go, and let the God within you lead the way… In love, we trust. In fear, we doubt. ~ Luminita D. Saviuc There are moments in life when we have to step away from the world in order to know how to live in…

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The Importance of Self Care During Difficult Times — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

An empty lantern provides no light. Self care is the fuel that allows your light to shine brightly.~ Unknown This quote truly exemplifies self care.  If your lantern is empty, how are you able to shine bright?  You must fill yourself up!  How do you describe self care? Do you often neglect to take care of yourself?  You may even do this unconsciously.  Many of us have a tendency for this pattern. We feel fulfilled when “giving” and lack on the receiving…

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The Secret to Being Happy Again — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

Have you ever wondered what it means to really start embracing your imperfection and how this can change the quality of your life? I know nowadays there’s more pressure than ever before to get things right in every part of our lives- to be perfect. Gadgets, apps, and advice on how to be your very best all the time surround us. But that’s such an illusion. No one can be perfect; it just isn’t humanly possible.  “To banish imperfection is…

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How to Let Go of People Who No Longer Need, or Want, to Be in Your Life — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

To let go of people who no longer need, or want to be in your life is to honor your Self and surrender to the natural flow of life. You let go of someone not because you no longer care; not because you no longer need and want them in your life. But because you understand that they will be happier someplace else. You will be happy someplace else. ~ Luminita D. Saviuc One of the hardest things in life…

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5 of the Worst Pieces of Advice and How to Understand Them Better – Personal Development Article

Ever noticed how easy it is to offer advice? You go to Google, find an inspiring quote and share it with your struggling friend. Yes, it’s well-meaning help, but sometimes it does more harm than good. In this post, we will dive deeper into some of the most popular pieces of advice out there that you should forget about. Without further ado, let’s separate the wheat from the chaff:1. Follow your passionLet’s be honest, this is one of the trendy cliche…

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9 Reminders to Love Yourself — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that’s when you’re most beautiful.” ~ Zoe Kravitz Did you grow up in a household that hurt you and punished you as you grew up? Were your feelings tossed aside? Your confidence shattered? Your self-worth destroyed? Were you put down, beaten down with negativity and criticism and made fun of by the very people who were supposed to have loved you? Appreciate Yourself If you answered yes to any…

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How Positive Self-Talk Boosts Motivation and Productivity – Personal Development Article

Yoga is an appointment with your own self. It is time to meet your true self and receive a return ticket to your true nature that is bliss and happiness. You will naturally feel happy while doing yoga. Many people don’t realize they are in a distressed state until it’s too late. The same thing happened with me when I failed to understand my life’s circumstances. I was struggling with a lack of motivation, depression, insomnia, and maintaining my personal…

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The Reward of Living a Meaningful Life – Self Improvement Article

At the time this article is coming out, I am currently navigating what has been a very tumultuous year for me. This has been a year of great transition and transformation in my life. While I have experienced incredible breakthroughs, this has also been a year where I have had to fight many battles. This has truly been one of the greatest seasons of my life because it has produced growth, development, and maturity.This season of my life has taught…

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How 10 Minutes of Yoga and Meditation Can Set Your Mind Up for Success – Self Improvement Article

Spirituality is a force that keeps the whole universe in balance! It is the beauty of spirituality that we as humans are residing on this planet with harmony. It is the splendor of the two spiritual elements – yoga and meditation that humanity has been flourishing in the finest way possible. The history of spirituality can be traced back to the Vedic era and since then it has been guiding us to the height of blissfulness. Today, yoga and meditation…

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How Can You Use the Power of Gratitude to Your Advantage – Self Improvement Article

When we want something, we generally imagine the form it will take when it manifests. If we’re not careful, however, we can find ourselves attached more to the imagined form than the actual desired outcome. This is like placing an online order and expecting it to come in a blue box shipped by UPS. If we then receive a red box delivered by FedEx, we might not realize that it’s what we ordered, and never even open it! For example,…

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4 Simple Ways to Raise Your Self Esteem After a Downfall — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

For a long time, my lack of self-confidence was so crippling, I could hardly get myself to leave home. A multitude of insecurities were gnawing at me and it felt like I was this tiny speck of dust that was worth nothing. Do you know the feeling? If yes, let me tell you now that You Are Wrong! You deserve to be happy, and to feel pretty, and to be generally settled and secure in who and what you are.…

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Why Spending Time Alone with Yourself is Important — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

“Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.” – Henry Rollins Spending time alone is usually viewed in a negative light. If we’re lonely, it’s assumed something is amiss in our lives: a lack of friends, a lack of meaningful connections and a lack of sociability. Lack in general. It’s true that chronic, ongoing loneliness, the sort of loneliness that endures day in day out for the long-term, is not…

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The Path to Healing Your Heart — Purpose Fairy

“Forgive yourself for what you think you’ve done or not done. At every moment, you had your reasons for all of your actions and decisions. You’ve always done the best that you could do. Forgive yourself.” Doreen Virtue For me, the past years have been somewhat filled with almost everything. From heartbreak, building myself back up, to getting to trust life and people again. From moving to another country, starting fresh, to meeting new people and making new friends. From…

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The Gift of Being Your Real Self — Purpose Fairy

At some point in our lives, we have probably come across someone or several people that told us that we should change something about ourselves.  It could have been a casual suggestion like a new hairstyle, a personal probe about our health and diet, or social concern about how we come across to others. For most people, unsolicited inferences can put us on the defense and imply that we are doing something wrong and need to be corrected. That’s not…

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Why You Should Be Your Number One Priority — Purpose Fairy

There are all sorts of reasons to make yourself your number one priority. If you’re in a relationship, the relationship may end up declining. The job you love may change, leaving you in a new position, surrounded by other people or having to find a completely new job. Your friends may end up with their own priorities that take them away from your friendship a bit. Why You Should Be Your Number One Priority It’s important to focus on yourself…

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