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When good isn’t good enough.

Self Improvement Discussion–When Good Isn’t Good Enough Even though we all have success, why then is it easier to see failure or to perceive failure? We all carry around an invisible measuring stick for success. What I may view as success may be different than what it is for you. Norms are created in our … Read More »

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How can I be successful as a perfectionist?

A recovering perfectionist sharing tips for achieving goals. Boost self-confidence! I am a born perfectionist. I strive to get everything “right” on the first try. Success is all about how you view it. I struggled with this from the time that I was a small child and still battle with perfectionism as an adult. It … Read More »

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Finding Positivity in Every Day. Friday Five.

Finding positivity Why can finding positivity be so difficult at times. Why is it so easy for others words to crumble our sense of self-worth or to rob us of our feelings of success? Negative words from otghers can bring about great feelings of self-doubt and negativity. Finding inner strength is one of the greatest … Read More »

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10 Strategies to stop negative thinking.

Negative Thinking and Depression I am not a newcomer to depression. Depression has been a part of my life since my early twenties. While I feel that I mostly have things under control and am in balance at times an event or a circumstance will tip the balance back towards those feelings of negative self-worth, … Read More »

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How to keep your motivation when you are an injured athlete.

Monday Motivation–Dealing with injury and staying motivated. You probably already know that I have had to take some time off from running (if not read here) which means that I have had to get creative with my workouts.  I have also had to work very hard to stay motivated so that I keep a strong … Read More »

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