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26 things I learned in 26 years

26 things I learned in 26 years

Today is Friday April 12, 2019. It is just another beautiful day we all get to experience. It is also my birthday and I have decided to scribble down a few things that I have learned in the last 26 years. Who knows, maybe it […]

What I have learned in 30 Days

What I have learned in 30 Days

30 days. 270 hours. 43200 minutes. 30 important things I have learned.   As many of you may know, I have recently made it a habit to write down one thing that I have learned that day. Sometimes it is as small as a simple, […]

Emotion – Energy in MOTION

Emotion – Energy in MOTION

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart” ― Helen Keller   Gefühl vs. Emotion   Lasst uns damit beginnen, ein grundlegendes Verständnis von Emotionen zu erforschen, das sich wahrscheinlich dramatisch von dem […]

Selbstfürsorge – die neue Gesundheitsfürsorge?

Selbstfürsorge – die neue Gesundheitsfürsorge?

Egoismus ist verpönt. Wer sagt schon gern: “Ich bin mir selbst am wichtigsten. Erst danach kommen andere Menschen.”? Vielleicht wäre aber allen geholfen, wenn jeder von uns egoistischer handeln würde.   Selbstfürsorge – das Geheimnis für das Allgemeinwohl?   Neulich habe ich bei einem meiner Spaziergänge […]

Finding your WHY

Finding your WHY

“At the center of your being you have the answer, you know who you are and you know what you want.” — Lao Tzu   To begin with, it is kind of funny that one of the most influential lessons I have ever learned was […]

What keeps me motivated in my recovery

What keeps me motivated in my recovery

Today I want to share something very personal about my eating disorder recovery with you that I have not told anyone before. I want to share with you how a pair of jeans saved my life (or rather initiated my really hard work in recovery) […]

Practice what you preach

Practice what you preach

In one of his talks, Robin Sharma says, “Ideation without execution is nothing more than delusion.”   From my own experience, I can say that this is very true. During my years at university studying (business) psychology I’ve heard it so many times. Professors saying […]

Your  ATTITUDE matters

Your ATTITUDE matters

Yes. As simple as it might sound: Your attitude really does matter! “When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” (Dr. Wayne Dyer)   I am a big believer that some of the most important lessons in life […]

Don’t fake it till you make it, fake it till you BECOME it

Don’t fake it till you make it, fake it till you BECOME it

For as long as I can remember I was a shy person, lacking confidence. So I started to identify myself with these terms. I just thought “this is who I am” and I continued being that way. After years of hiding in the dark, I […]

Start today!

Start today!

“Someday is not a day of the week.” (Denise Brennan-Nelson)   On Sunday I am going to do the washing. On Monday I will go to the gym. By Tuesday I will start with a healthy habit… We’ve all heard that someday never comes, but […]