Monthly Archives: May 2013

Who are you mixed up with?

My Father didn't have a psychology degree or even a library of well read self-improvement books. What he did have was plenty of dispensable wisdom when it came to most aspects of life. I remember, in particular, him talking to me one ...

Why Worry?

“I am an old man and I have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened” -  Mark Twain Nice logic Mr Twain. The problem is that most of the time, worry isn't really the logical thing we might think it ...

Who do you think you are?

Have you ever been asked that question? I bet many of us have at some point in our lives. It's often used as an admonishment when someone thinks we might have got too big for our boots! I'd like to ask the question in ...

The Comparison Trap

What a simple statement and yet a profound one. It's easy to compare ourselves with other people isn't it? Especially those we perceive to be doing "better" than us. It gets even more complicated when we consider different aspects of our ...