We all want to be liked. What's wrong with that? Here's why being too nice is bad for you.

Why Being Too ‘Nice’ Is Bad For You

We all want to be liked. What’s wrong with that? When ‘Sorry’ is your favourite word and you find yourself constantly apologising for the misdemeanours of others, it’s time to revisit ‘nice.’ Here’s why being too nice is bad for you.

Practising Mindful Gratitude. Gratitude is good for us, but what is it, how can we benefit from it and how can we cultivate those feelings?

Practising Mindful Gratitude

Research over the last few years has demonstrated the many wellness benefits of gratitude. Keeping our eyes peeled for the positive reduces depression, increases our wellbeing, makes us happier, it also changes our brain. Heres how.

Embrace Your Inner Hygge

Embrace Your Inner Hygge

Filled with ‘Meh’ when it’s dark by 4pm? Winter is the perfect time to connect with yourself and your inner stillness. Crisp, frosty mornings and long dark nights are a great opportunity to give yourself a warm glow inside by creating hygge. Pronounced hoo-ga and sometimes translated as a ‘Cosyness of the soul’.  It’s all…

Self Care Tips for a Calm Christmas.

Self Care Tips for a Calm Christmas

Christmas. The time for carols, tinsel, mince pies and let’s face it, sometimes, stress and anxiety. Christmas can be crazy busy and not much fun. Reframe the frenzy into the perfect time of year to practice self care. So, how to make sure you don’t lose your sparkle amidst the chaos? Here are 5 self care…

How to Conquer Your Fears

How to Conquer Your Fears

We’ve all got something that we’re scared of. Whether it’s fear of public speaking, getting on an aeroplane or social phobia, it gets in the way of our goals, feeling impossible to overcome (it’s not). If there’s something that’s holding you back,  and you’d rather it didn’t, here’s how to conquer your fears.

Why You (Really) Need Self Compassion Mindfulness

Why You (Really) Need Self Compassion Mindfulness

If you’re ruled by your inner critic, listening to a narrative that constantly puts you down, it’s time to stop beating up on yourself. Mindful self compassion meditation can help us to be kinder to ourselves, to recover from failure and dial down the volume of that inner sniper. Here’s why you really need self…

20 Mindfulness Quotes that will change your life

20 Mindfulness Quotes that will Change your life

Regular meditators say that mindfulness is life changing. Don’t take their word for it, there’s now research from the world of neuroscience to back up those claims. If you’re looking for mindfulness based inspiration to transform you, we’ve collated 20 mindfulness quotes that will change your life.

How to stop catastrophizing. It's one of the most unhelpful thinking styles there is. Catastrophizing takes us straight into a downward spiral of unhelpful black and white thinking that freezes us in our tracks. When you're stuck in a paralysing cycle of negativity it can feel a gargantuan feat to prevent it. We take a look at tackling anxiety and how to stop catastrophizing in its tracks.

How to stop Catastrophizing

It’s one of the most unhelpful thinking styles there is. Catastrophizing imagines the worst and takes us straight into a downward spiral of unhelpful black and white thinking that freezes us in our tracks. When you’re stuck in a paralysing cycle of negativity it can feel like a gargantuan feat to prevent it. We take…

15 Positive Psychology Quotes to Inspire You.

15 Positive Psychology Quotes to Inspire You

In need of inspiration, introspection and enlightenment? We’ve got 15 positive psychology quotes to supercharge your day. Write them down, cut them out, stick them somewhere prominent and let their wisdom shine into your day. Here are 15 positive psychology quotes to inspire you. Instant Va Va Va Voom for your day.

Why Growth Mindset at Work Matters

Why Growth Mindset Matters at Work

We’re great at talking about growth mindset and the work of Stanford Professor, Carol Dweck but what does it mean in practice? How does it play out in the business world? What about growth mindset at work? Hands up if you tell people you’ve got it as you nod sagely but in secret, well, in…