Are you an optimist or a pessimist? (And does it matter?) Let’s find out!
Surely one strategy for a better life would be to be a better parent? But strangely this concept is not on the radar of many. Parenting just happens. But a new concept for parenting, a new perspective, would be to view yourself as a teacher.
Following on from How To Be a Better Parent in my Strategies For a Better Life article I promised to provide some tips for better parenting. I guess you were able to identify your own parenting style from my previous article, and hopefully chose the Authoritative Parenting Style as one which you could adopt, keeping […]
There is so much written about parenting that I decided to make this article a 3-part one to cover at least a reasonable introduction and background to the issue, and offer you the possibility of making a self-diagnosis about your style of parenting and child discipline, and perhaps to pick up some strategies and tips for peaceful parenting.
Wondering whether we are boring is probably something we worry about at times, because others don’t usually give us feedback about being bored in our presence. So it’s hard to know. None of us want to be boring, and there are reasons why some of us are boring.
When we are working on a project, or towards a goal we may start with a flourish, full of enthusiasm but after some time or some difficulties, or because of bad habits, we begin to fall behind in our progress. For whatever reason, we can fizzle out and lose the plot, or limp along at […]
Have you ever asked yourself “Who am I”, and started to wonder about yourself? The ability to do this, and to reflect about your life, your habits and personality, and to make any self-improvement would be impossible without a level of self-awareness. To be unaware would involve some unconsciousness, and an inability to understand our […]
No! ‘Course we’re not! Most of us like to believe that we are rational creatures, that is, until the emotions take over. Then we can be highly irrational or even justify our irrational behaviour and attitude. Well, what is irrationality? Put in a nutshell, it is when we have a distorted view of reality. This […]