Category: solutions

Avoid sympathetic suffering

April 10, 2017 | 20 comments

Are you alert to protect your thinking from sympathetic suffering? By sympathetic suffering, I’m talking about allowing someone else’s suffering to become your suffering. I’ve known people who were cheery and happy until something bad happened to a family member

Are you taking action?

July 1, 2016 | 7 comments

“I must do something” always solves more problems than “Something must be done.” ~ Author Unknown It’s easy to sit around and complain about troubles that need resolving, and continue to complain while nothing changes. But it’s productive to get

A different angle on happiness

March 28, 2016 | 9 comments

“Happiness is not the absence of problems, it’s the ability to deal with them.” ~ Steve Maraboli Oftentimes people in trouble moan, “Oh, if this trouble would only go away, I’d be happy again.” That may be true, but it