"The Stoic Mask" The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes Howes explores the idea of how men put up psychological "walls" from other people in order to seem strong, capable, and competent. Growing up in a world where being "cool" was a huge deal in middle and high school, I have found that in the… Continue reading “The Stoic Mask”
You've ever had that friend that simply cannot stay out of your business for just a few things in your life? They absolutely HAVE to know everything about you, how your day is going, and what you had for breakfast that morning? ANNOYING to say the least. I've known a few people who are like that and for the life of them they can't seem to just let things go if they know it's just not their business. If they aren't part of the conversation, then they just freak out and it thus hinders your relationship with them.
No one wants to speak to a robot, so embrace your weirdness and allow yourself to make mistakes. Eventually, you'll just get better, but you have to allow yourself the opportunity to just say something rather than hold back and risk an "imperfect" conversation.
I LOVE napping. Who doesn't want a nice nap? I mean, if there was one thing I would require everyone to do in the afternoon, it would be to rest and recharge for the rest of the day, mid-afternoon, after a nice hearty lunch. Mexico...they knows what's up! But no, America has to be constantly… Continue reading #GAPNAPS
Being a bonafide introvert myself, I know that us introverts have somewhat of a unique perspective in our day to day actions. About 50% of Americans are introverts believe it or not and you can bet that most, if not all, need their recharge time after "people" engagement. I've met many introverts ranging from the ones you thought all along were extroverts and ones who just hate being around people altogether and never in their lives would be caught dead at a party over 2 people.
It's 2018, a new year. Great...so what? Resolutions? To be honest I've never cared much about making resolutions. I really didn't know what the fuss was all about trying to set goals for oneself when you could have began right away what you always wanted to do whether it be to lose weight, get a… Continue reading The REAL [Better] New Years Resolution
Large social gatherings, a shy, awkward, introvert’s nightmare. Based on the YouTube video by InsideOut Illustrations "An Introvert's Guide to Large Social Gatherings" We all know it, we’ve all been there. We’ve probably made excuses NOT to show up. We’ve probably motivated ourselves somehow to show up with some kind of car ride pep talk.… Continue reading Dealing With Large Social Gatherings