How to find self-compassion for you

Have you ever noticed that you are way too harsh on yourself? That you are worried about what other people think about you? You’re afraid of doing something wrong? Letting others down? Always trying to be perfect, but end up feeling like a failure? We think it’s time for this …

Smalls tweaks you can make for a happier 2020

Here we are on the brink of a new decade and we are SO excited we could burst. 2020 holds so much promise, and we’re looking forward to seeing what the year ahead holds. The thing is, we know that with all the best intentions in the world, we can …

How to beat Christmas cabin fever

Christmas all about fun and food, family and friends, but it can also be a time for frustration and dare we say it, irritation if cabin fever sets in. There is no doubt that if you spend a whole week stuck in the house stuffing Quality Street and drinking your …

Don’t let loneliness get you down

Children going to school, divorce, teenagers leaving for university, a house move or new job can all be stressful, and while they are a part of everyday life, each one can lead to loneliness. While feeling lonely isn’t a mental health problem itself, the two things are linked, and if …

Chill out, don’t burn out

New Year’s Resolutions are long gone and the summer holidays are far away on the horizon, which means getting bogged down with life and not taking time out for you is easy to do. The thing is, if you don’t slow down and stop once in a while, your health …

50 easy things to do to make you happy

Bogged down, tired, stressed? Many of us feel this way as life is busy, schedules are full and the nights are drawing in. Don’t feel mad, sad or bad, instead take a leaf out of our book and do something easy today that will make you feel great. Go for …