Self compassion

Harsh self-talk is a pattern of learned behavior, and the good news is we can unlearn it.

  |   Fear, Heal, Healing, Healthy Life Style, Healthy Mind, Self compassion   |   No comment

Recently, I read an interview with author Danielle LaPorte where she stated that she never speaks meanly to herself. “Not ever.” This blew my mind. Because even though I write regularly about practicing self-compassion and embracing ourselves, I still struggle with harsh self-talk. I’m guessing you do, too. It might...

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How to Stop Speaking Harshly to Yourself

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How to Stop Speaking Harshly to Yourself ↓ Harsh self-talk is a pattern of learned behavior, and the good news is we can unlearn it. Recently, I read an interview with author Danielle LaPorte where she stated that she never speaks meanly to herself. “Not ever.” This blew my mind. Because...

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Your Self-Esteem is Not the Problem

  |   Self Belief, Self care & Self love, Self compassion, Self Image & Esteem, Smart Living   |   No comment

Your Self-Esteem is Not the Problem ↓   Like everyone else, I’ve had difficult times in my life. I’ve had bad breakups, I’ve made mistakes, and I’ve been hurt. In these difficult moments, a lot of people have cheerfully diagnosed me with “low self-esteem.” ↓ I never quite agreed. I...

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Meditation Is Hard When You Hate Yourself

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Meditation Is Hard When You Hate Yourself * Maybe at some point, you decided to try meditation—thinking it might help you resemble those placid, robe-draped figures chanting in the documentaries. Maybe you marveled at those scientific studies linking meditation with reduced anxiety and better sleep. Maybe you started...

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How to Control Your Emotions

  |   Emotional Trauma, Healing, Healthy Life Style, Life In General, Personality, Self care & Self love, Self compassion, Success Living   |   No comment

* How to Control Your Emotions * I’ve been told that I have a fairly broad and deep emotional range. That can be a good thing because it means I feel things with sensitivity, complexity, and intensity. I notice nuances in myself and others. Feelings, occurrences, people—they matter...

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