There's nothing as painful for a parent as watching your kid grapple with making friends and figuring out how to fit in. You pick your kid up from school and see him sitting by himself, huddled up in a corner, staring at his lunch bag. You ask him how he feels, and he mumbles something about loneliness. It's an unfortunate moment for any parent. The key to preventing your … [Read more...] about 7 Ways To Develop Your Child’s Social Skills
There has been a common theme creeping across blogs, websites, and social media platforms in recent years, and all of a sudden, minimalism has become mainstream. Fans and enthusiasts cite a huge number of benefits, but can minimalism really improve your mood? We decided to take a closer look. What is Minimalism? There is no clear, straightforward definition of minimalism. … [Read more...] about Can Minimalism Lighten Your Mood?
Loneliness can hit us at any time. Even those with a lot of people in their lives can feel lonely. It’s possible to feel lonely in a crowded room. Loneliness isn’t about the number of people in your vicinity. It’s about feeling isolated and the lack of meaningful connections. Some people feel lonely more easily than others, but everyone is capable of experiencing … [Read more...] about 8 Things You Can Do When Loneliness Strikes
During the pandemic, loneliness has spread almost as fast as the virus. Maybe you’re cut off from family and friends. Maybe you miss the daily interactions at your office or neighborhood coffee shop. While recent events have created new challenges, loneliness has long been a part of daily life. It’s natural to need a community and a sense of belonging. However, these … [Read more...] about 14 Simple Things to Do When You’re Feeling Lonely