Tag Archives: positivity

Check the Autopilot

We all have what I like to call our "autopilot mode" - and it's usually set to "on". It's robustly self-programmed over the years of our life and it dictates how we usually respond to things. Our autopilot is very often our ...

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 ...

Are you thinking Big?

I came across this quote a few days ago and it made me think. Sometimes I think we set goals that are a bit too safe ... too achievable. Of course, it's wrong to set goals that are unachievable, that we have no ...

Authentic Positivity

Many years ago I read a popular self-help book called "What to say when you talk to yourself". The book is all about "self talk" : how the things we tell ourselves and others make an impact, both positively and negatively, on how ...

Making the most of a problem

My wife had some friends around this morning. She had invited them a few weeks ago and she wasn't sure they would turn up because of all the snow and consequent challenges with the roads we've been experiencing this week. When ...