Progressive steps against depression are often so reactionary, and therefore less helpful. Try being proactive against the threats of depression instead, and start by seizing the day.
Those lifted high without real support fall the hardest because they are dehumanized by being idolized. It's vital to remember that celebrities are people too--leaders are people too. Whether they are the manager at a grocery store or filling auditoriums with fans, they're people.
In a time when a Mom Blog is as easy to find as your nose, Dad Bloggers is an online community of over 1,000 writing fathers. Don’t fret if articles filled with dad jokes and poop stories aren’t your thing. Not all of the writers focus on dad blogging in its truest sense. The criteria…
This is Tim. I’m incredibly grateful for his story as well as his willingness to participate in 31U. Tim is a corporate pilot for a private company out of Grand Rapids, Michigan. On ground, he likes playing Ingress (a GPS based phone game), gardening, and weather watching.
Culturally, it seems that our idea of happiness is fueled by the quiet claim that, instead of “less is more,” “more is more.” We want bigger, better, best and continually compare ourselves to others to measure the worth of what we’ve attained.
There is nothing like a good compliment. When it’s served up on a silver platter from someone you love, it can fill you up for days, leaving you feeling satisfied and saying, “no, no I couldn’t possible have dessert--ok, just a small piece--yes, tell me more.” Then there is the backwards compliment.
Whether your direct support is a spouse or a close friend, here are a few things to keep in mind while trying to better love your circle.