Is it normal for your kid to talk to themselves?

Both of Catherine Labate’s children have always been very verbal. What started out as “crib talk” in infancy grew into animated conversations with dolls and toys by the time they were toddlers, and excitedly whispered monologues when they became preschoolers. Now that they’re in school, Labate’s four-year-old son and seven-year-old daughter still talk themselves through […]

Refusing happiness?

Bit of background : always been depressive, anxious, panic attacks in the past few years, lonely until about 35 year old, then started dating a few girls, and found someone I actually fell in love with (whatever love is, I believe this is it, as we both feel totally free and ourselves with each other, […]

The Surprising Connection Between Anxiety and Confidence

You’re reading The Surprising Connection Between Anxiety and Confidence, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you’re enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. In today’s modern era, with always-on technology and ever-increasing job demands, many people are fighting a silent battle. The battle of feeling overwhelmed. Our […]

Life’s been good for some time now

During the last couple of weeks, I've been able to manage better than for a long time. I've been able to advance my uni studies in a reasonable fashion by finding motivation to actually be interested in developing myself (and pushing myself towards eventual graduation), I've had the energy to participate in many interesting events […]