The very mention of ‘the unseen world’ is likely to conjure up images of the supernatural. My observation – if I may call it that – of the unseen world lies much closer to home. In fact, the unseen world … [Read more...] about The power of the unseen world
Most people, when asked if they love themselves would have one of three answers – ‘yes’, ‘no’, don’t know’. Actually, there’s a fourth answer: “I never really thought about it”. Had I been asked this question all those years ago, that’s what I would have said. … [Read more...] about How to make friends with yourself
I always find this time of the year strangely compelling, filled with hope that next year will be better than the one we’re leaving behind. Looking back, I notice that I’ve had this expectation every year for I don’t know how long, not … [Read more...] about New Year’s resolutions that work
I know it's just over a week to go for the new year but how about you start right now to set one amazing goal for 2015, irrespective of the date? Say you have this huge goal for 2015 which is to be really happy. What a fantastic goal! The next question, of course, is: “ OK, now what?” I’ve heard it say that happiness is a decision. Actually, it’s not. If you ‘decide’ to be happy then that will soon fizzle out because you’re acting out of character. That means you’ll revert to your habitual … [Read more...] about Do you want to make 2015 your happiest year yet? Here’s how…
I’ve got a question for you: “Can you trust yourself to deal with the challenges, crises and disappointments that will inevitably come your way?” How you deal with them will depend on how you feel about yourself. Being happy and experiencing a sense of well-being doesn’t depend on not having any problems but how you respond to them when (not if) they happen. Over the years I've come to realise that the periods of greatest and most meaningful personal growth came as a result of setbacks and … [Read more...] about Are you safe in your own hands?
As you probably noticed, there are two topics that really fascinate me, love and happiness. I like to look at them from a variety of angles, get a handle on them and then share any new insights with you. I recently blogged about what happens when you change the way you interpret the word love. Everybody thinks of it as a noun but what happens when you regard it is a verb? What would you do differently? I have no doubt that love and happiness are almost interchangeable terms which is why I … [Read more...] about This strange thing called love