12 Powerful Ways to Trust Yourself — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

As you start to trust yourself, you discover that you no longer need others to validate you, your choices and your life. In fact, you never needed their validation and approval. Your trust was always enough! ~ Luminita D. Saviuc I don’t know if I’ve shared this with you, but a few years ago I had this inner knowing that I was going to write a book.   I had no idea how I was going to publish it and how…

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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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How to Start All over and Rebuild Your Life from Scratch — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

It’s never too late to start all over and rebuild your life from scratch; never too late to become the person you were destined to become. If you are still here, still living and breathing, then you have all that it takes to move in the direction of your dreams… Don’t give up! ~ Luminita D. Saviuc When life “forces” you to start all over and rebuild your life from scratch, instead of panicking and looking at the whole thing…

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Should We Continue To Trust? [VIDEO] – Self Improvement Article

Alya and Gael have to trust each other.As acrobats in Cirque Du Soliel they sometimes literally put their lives in someone else’s hands.Trust is a confusing thing. it seems so simple, but when you try to pin it down it can be elusive.I think of the way that my body sits on the surface that’s new to me, unknown. and how my muscles remain tight anticipating anything and I’m constantly aware of that surface.Over time with familiarity, I can relax…

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Should We Continue To Trust? [VIDEO] – Self Improvement Article

Alya and Gael have to trust each other.As acrobats in Cirque Du Soliel they sometimes literally put their lives in someone else’s hands.Trust is a confusing thing. it seems so simple, but when you try to pin it down it can be elusive.I think of the way that my body sits on the surface that’s new to me, unknown. and how my muscles remain tight anticipating anything and I’m constantly aware of that surface.Over time with familiarity, I can relax…

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Grit, Grace, Gratitude 2020 – The Positive Psychology People – Positivity Article

2020 means perfect vision. A perfect balance of all that allows one to see both the near and the far. I’ve been thinking about my part in helping the positive psychology people develop, along with other journeys in the growth of the field of positive psychology. “I” statements invite powerful ownership of our personal truth. From there, we can change anything we want. I didn’t become a world renowned researcher or author, but that never stopped me from seeing it…

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How My Fear of the Unknown Sabotages Relationships – Motivational, Self Improvement Article

“Let go of the need to control the outcome. Trust the process. Trust your intuition. Trust yourself.” ~Unknown I was talking with a friend one day at work, and we were discussing dating and the rejection that comes with that and the sense of failure and disappointment. We were talking about how we struggle to even get close to dating someone because we get in our own way, and our thoughts stop us from moving forward because we’re scared. We’re…

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Have Faith That You’re Enough for This – Positivity Article

Have you heard the call to parts unknown? And have you dared to answer? The call will lead you to strange lands beyond imagination. The landscape will grow more unfamiliar the further you travel, and you may wonder if you’ve lost your way. Remember then how unimaginable where you stand once was. Only yesterday, today was unknown too. Look to the steps you took to get here and smile, knowing that so many discoveries wait for you in the uncertainty…

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37 Life-Changing Lessons to Learn from St. Teresa of Avila — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

With a heart inflamed with love, St. Teresa of Avila taught people one of the most powerful lessons – to look for God within themselves; To pray with their own words and to seek to hear God’s voice – not Outside themselves, but in their own Interior, which she called, the “Interior Castle.” And in today’s post, you will discover, not just that one powerful lesson, but many others that can transform you and your whole life. 37 Life-Changing Lessons…

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In the Long Run, Diversity Wins – Happiness Article

Around the world, religious bigotry is on the rise. In a number of European Union countries, rising Muslim migration seems to be driving support for anti-Muslim political parties. This has also been true, to a lesser extent, in the United States. On both sides of the Atlantic, open anti-Semitism appears to be increasing. Is religious diversity too politically difficult and socially disruptive, as many argue? Perhaps, the argument goes, the stability and social peace of these countries is maintained by…

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Trusting Reality – Steve Pavlina

When I trust another person, I don’t trust them to be perfect. I trust them to be human and to behave as humans do, and so my trust is well placed and aligns well with how humans actually behave.When I trust reality, I don’t trust it to be perfect or wise all the time. I trust it to behave as reality actually does, so my trust is well placed and aligns with how reality actually behaves.If you trust reality to…

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How to Trust Life Again, after You Have Lost All Hope — Purpose Fairy – Self Improvement Article

Little by little, you can learn to trust life again and return to a place of inner peace, love, and safety. And these 8 steps are meant to help you achieve just that: I know it can be quite challenging to stop looking back at all the things that happened and all the things that could have happened. But in order for you to move forward, you have to stop looking back.  Bring your focus back to where life is…

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Why Physically Connecting With Others Improves Well-Being

Human touch is a necessary component to anyone’s happiness, mental health, and well-being. One of the most famous experiments in psychology is Harry Harlow’s experiments on rhesus monkeys in the late 1930s. He put young monkeys in various forms of social isolation (away from their mothers) to see how it influenced their development. While the studies are highly controversial and unethical by today’s standards, they reveal a lot about our need for social connectedness and touch. In one study, Harlow…

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