this is a page for

Browsing Tag: introvert

Self-Care Gift Guide

My approach to buying gifts for those I care about has changed a lot over the past few years. As an overthinker, you can bet that I overthink the shit out of gift buying. Which I guess isn’t entirely bad. I find myself pondering things like… will this better their life? Will it bring them happiness? Is this a gift that will make them a better person in some way? Will it bring a smile to their face each time they see it or use it? Maybe it is just me, but I would rather spend my…

Searching for Happiness – Connecting with your True Self

Who are you? I mean really, who are you? This is a question I have been asking myself a lot lately and I must admit the conclusions I came to were a little startling not to mention deep. I realized that any search for happiness, love, and goodness begins with this simple question. Who are you? We are male, female, young, old, daughter, Canadian, married, single, thin, successful. We are categories. Also we are our relationships to those categories. At least that is what we identify with at the end of the day. When searching for who we are in…

6 Ways to Survive the Holidays: Introvert Style

It is no secret that I pride myself on being an introvert. I enjoy soft cosy, quiet, intimate settings. Like many introverts, I like being alone, recharging my mind and soul with small groups if any. No, I am not socially illiterate, or extremely awkward on purpose although I may be accidentally. No, I don’t hate people, I am not afraid of people or dislike those who are extroverted, loud and more energetic than I. Although you may get that impression by my resting b**h face. Sorry… that’s just my face. Welcome to the…