• The Ultimate Happiness Journal
    Personal Growth

    My Honest Review of the Ultimate Happiness Journal

    Here’s my review of The Ultimate Happiness Journal. This is a personal post to see for myself if  it’s really worth buying or is it just hype. Is it FOMO that’s making everyone buy into the idea that journaling is the best tool for self care and personal growth? This post contains affiliate links which means that I may earn a commission if you use them. I only recommend tools that I use and trust. You can read the full disclosure policy here. I was not swayed by this journaling tidal wave. But this changed recently when I was gifted The Ultimate Happiness Journal. I decided to try it for a…

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    Personal Growth

    15 Amazing Bloggers Reveal Why They Blog (Updated 2020)

     Are you weighing all the tempting reasons for starting a blog?  Starting a blog is as difficult as fine dining with a reptile. Yet many bloggers have yielded to the temptation and started their own blogs. Some like Pat Flynn, Amy Porterhouse, and Brandon Gaillie have been so successful that they now teach others how to make a living from blogging. But if you’re anything like me, you are probably lying awake at night debating: –  whether you should or should not start a blog –  how you would ever find the time to blog –  whether you have the ability to cut it as a blogger This post contains affiliate links…

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    Personal Growth

    How to make a vision board that motivates you to reach all your goals

    Forget resolutions this year and dare to do something different. Make a vision board to manifest your dream life. Success coach Jack Canfield refers to vision boards as “one of the most powerful visualization tools available” and suggests that you make a new one each your as your goals and achievements evolve. A wonderful example of the power of vision boards is Jim Carey’s experience: He made his vision board by writing himself a cheque for 10 million dollars, dating it for 1994 and keeping it in his wallet every day to help himself stay motivated. After the success of his film Dumb and Dumber in 1994, Carey received 10…

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    Personal Growth

    How to actually achieve your goals this year

    Want to know the secret to achieve your goals this year? In fact any goal at any time, not necessarily the beginning of the year. So just how do you set goals and achieve them? The big difference this time is to put strategies in place to make it more likely your goals will be met. This post contains affiliate links which means that I may earn a commission if you use them. I only recommend tools that I use and trust. You can read the full disclosure policy here. Here are the often overlooked techniques that almost guarantee that you will achieve your goals: Set meaningful, SMART goals Know your…