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The Evolution of Romantic Love

According to anthropologist Helen Fisher, people are born to love. Whether it’s right or not, this intense and complex emotion is also the source of our existence. Love is what inspires so much creativity. It also inspires so many worries. Consequently, understanding…

9 Months: Milestones in a Baby’s Development

Babies never stop growing! A baby at 9 months is at a stage of real adventure and discovery. Human beings have such an enormous capacity for learning, especially with an environment that facilitates it. As we’ve said before, these milestones in a…

How our failures can make us a success

The concept of failure is a real stigma in our society. From childhood, the looks we receive when we fail or make a mistake are very similar to those we receive when we misbehave. Then we ourselves start to look at…

The Shadow Archetype – The Dark Side of Your Psyche

According to Carl Jung’s analytic psychology, the shadow archetype represents “the dark side” of your personality. It is a tumultuous sub-world of the psyche where you store the most primitive part of yourself. The selfishness, the repressed instincts, and the “unauthorized”…

What Trees Can Teach You about Finding Happiness

Trees rise from the ground regally and beautifully, nourished by strong roots connecting them to the earth. They’re not afraid of storms. Instead of resisting change, they let themselves be carried by nature’s cycles, serenely and happily. All you have…

7 Uplifting Quotes for Everyday Sadness

We could all use an uplifting quote now and again to help with everyday sadness. They remind us that although we have bad days, we have to lift ourselves up off the floor and take flight again. At the end of…

Difficult Times Can Actually Be Healing

My most difficult times have taught me the most important lessons about life and growth. These were times when I managed to close up my wounds. They were stages of slow healing that gave me high doses of self-love, a…

Louise Hay and 7 of Her Best Quotes

Louise Hay’s quotes speak of gratitude, love, and healing. They are a true gift for anyone who wants to reflect, learn, and grow on a personal level. A legacy full of wisdom that’s worth reading and remembering throughout our lives. Louise…

5 Traits of Emotionally Immature People

There are lots of myths surrounding the issues of maturity and immaturity. People don’t like being pigeonholed or labeled. Each and every one of us is such a unique mixture. We are both ignorant and wise, childish and conscientious, and…