Why We Have It All Wrong

“Try not to confuse attachment with love. Attachment is about fear and dependency and has more to do with love of self than love of another.” ~Yasmin Mogahed The feelings we get when meeting someone new are hard to understand at times. We have biopsychosocial and even spiritual responses and interactions with people we come into [...]

By | 2018-09-26T20:23:54+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Tiny Buddha|0 Comments

When I Stopped Competing, I Set Myself Free

“With nothing to compare yourself to, aren’t you perfect?” ~Byron Katie I have never liked competition. Every time I compete, I feel pressured and disconnected from others. I love harmony, peace, collaboration, and win-win situations, kind of like “me happy, you happy.” I don’t need to watch another person lose the game to feel good [...]

By | 2018-09-21T15:21:40+00:00 September 21st, 2018|Tiny Buddha|0 Comments

Freeing Your Truest Self When You’ve Been Anxious to Please Everyone Else

“Stress, depression, and anxiety are caused when we are living to please others.” ~Paul Coehlo I came from a broken and very poor family. My father left the house during my teenage years, and it was just my mother, little brother, and I remaining. Like most single parents going through the hardships of singlehandedly caring [...]

By | 2018-09-11T05:19:53+00:00 September 11th, 2018|Tiny Buddha|0 Comments