Tag Archive: Life Advice

Is it useful?

A site that I love and always read is Barking Up the Wrong Tree. I always find Eric’s writing on science and psychology so interesting and helpful. I want to record here some… Continue reading

Managing flashbacks

I found this a useful list of activities for when I feel overwhelmed. Even if I don’t have flashbacks from a really bad childhood situation, I find it a useful list for dealing… Continue reading

Change of pace

I’m afraid that fashion is quite dead to me at the moment, although I still get lots of traffic to my list of Over 40 Style blogs, which ironically I no longer visit… Continue reading

Cancer advice

Saving this here for future use: Your relationships are about to change. All of them. Some will get stronger. They will probably not be with the people you would expect. The people you… Continue reading

Cognitive de-fusion

I try to capture here things I see on the internet that I want to be able to access again. I found this post from Reddit, on How to Suffer Less and Live More, to… Continue reading

It’s never too late

I was listening to an audiobook from Pema Chodron (that I’ve listened to a hundred times). This time her words “it’s never too late” hit me.  It really is never too late.

Where’s my user manual?

Science can be pretty dull. Except the parts that explain all the oddities of human behaviour. I love that stuff. I especially love to read about how our sub-conscious just messes up all… Continue reading

Life is short

It is not that we have so little time but that we lose so much. … The life we receive is not short but we make it so; we are not ill provided… Continue reading

Insanity

Over my travels there was much debate as to whether this quote referred to “stupidity” or “insanity”. I think it applies to both!