I suspect we've all got them—those nagging little blogging insecurities that chatter at you from the back of your mind every once in a while (or more regularly). While we probably all have them, none of us talk about them. After all, they're not the kind of thing that's very pretty. But maybe we should… Continue reading What Are Your Blogging Insecurities?
You Got This: Face Your Fear, Find Your Confidence is the second book by Caroline Foran. I previous reviewed her first book Own It, which I was quite impressed with. In this book, she aims to turn your mental fear blocks into building blocks to boost your confidence. The first part of the book gives… Continue reading Book Review: You Got This
Kapa65 on Pixabay Self-esteem is not a static concept, nor is it all-or-nothing, although it may sometimes feel like it. To use perhaps not the greatest analogy, it's like a treehouse that you build. Sometimes external events can knock out rungs to the ladder up to the treehouse, or sometimes they cause more significant structural… Continue reading The Self-Esteem Treehouse
In this series, I dig a little deeper into the meaning of psychological terms. This week's term is self-esteem. Wikipedia defines self-esteem as "reflects an individual's overall subjective emotional evaluation of his or her own worth". It reflects a person's beliefs about the self and emotional states. Self-esteem is predictive of outcomes such as academic… Continue reading What Is… Self-Esteem
Pixabay Yesterday I saw that I was only a few followers away from 1000. And instead of feeling excited, I wasn't feeling very good about it. All along I've tried to take the approach of looking at and thinking about numbers as little as possible. It can be hard to avoid, though. One of those… Continue reading A Little Reflection on Blogging Insecurity