Category: Blogging

The importance of having a back-up plan

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High functioning depression

Happy Monday dear friends & followers! After a wonderful 10 days off work, celebrating my birthday with friends and exploring new places with my husband, I am feeling grateful and refreshed. Today’s topic is especially important to me, as someone I care about deeply… Continue Reading “High functioning depression”

The aftermath of a traumatic incident

As much as I dislike watching the news and tend to limit what I take in, it is increasingly difficult to not be affected by the constant bombardment of war footage, terrorist attacks, murder and suffering. When you are a highly sensitive & empathetic… Continue Reading “The aftermath of a traumatic incident”

1 year of Courage Coaching

Today marks 1 year since I started Courage Coaching and I can definetely say it has been totally worth it! Although I wasn’t new to wordpress 1 year ago, I was very new to coaching! Since completing my certification and coaching my first clients,… Continue Reading “1 year of Courage Coaching”

A great resource for CPTSD sufferers that have trouble sleeping

I came across this wonderful website & blog known as ‘Beauty after bruises’, which is a voluntary website that provides invaluable support for those with CPTSD and/or Dissociation. The links I am adding here are very useful for those of you who really struggle… Continue Reading “A great resource for CPTSD sufferers that have trouble sleeping”

How to live with gratitude

Gratitude is a very important tool that most of us don’t use as often as we could. To be grateful for all that we have in our life can bring a certain sense of contentment and peace. Studies have been done, which show that… Continue Reading “How to live with gratitude”

Happy New Year dear readers!

Wishing all my readers, fellow bloggers and friends a Happy New Year full of love, health & good memories! May this year be your strongest, your most loving & your most cared for. Let there be compassion & understanding for those without a home… Continue Reading “Happy New Year dear readers!”

When to emotionally detach from a toxic relationship or situation

Hi everyone, This is my 2nd attempt to write this blog post, after the last one was unfortunately lost. 😦 I hope you all had a good Christmas weekend and managed to relax and enjoy time with your loved ones. For those of you… Continue Reading “When to emotionally detach from a toxic relationship or situation”

How to survive over-thinking

Over-thinking an issue or event is a very common coping mechanism for dealing with stress. When there are unresolved issues or stressful situations with more than one possible solution, this is usually what leads to never-ending ruminating. Unfortunately, over-thinking is usually linked to depression… Continue Reading “How to survive over-thinking”

Happy Friday evening everyone :-)

Can you tell I am ecstatic it’s Friday evening? Well I am..very much so! 🙂 I get to stay in bed tomorrow morning and drink a glass or two of red wine tonight! I get to catch up on my blogging and go for… Continue Reading “Happy Friday evening everyone :-)”