Being Who You Are


How to Stop Feeling Guilty and Ashamed About a Choice You Made

Whether it was last summer or 20 years ago, it’s time to learn how to stop feeling guilty and ashamed of yourself, what you did, or how you reacted to someone or something. These tips are inspired by a reader who really wants to help others deal with guilt and shame…but she feels like she’s not good enough because of […]

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How to Cope With Losing Your Life Purpose in Your 50s

When you lose your purpose, life is flat and meaningless. But take heart! Here you’ll find 7 ways to cope as a woman over 50 who feels lost without a life purpose. “One day, mustering up every ounce of courage she could find, she simply left,” write the authors of This Is Not the Life I Ordered: 50 Ways to […]

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Think You’ll Be Single Forever? 7 Ways to Be Happy Anyway

Yes, the thought of being single forever is lonely and even depressing. But wait! The good news is you can learn how to be happy anyway. At least 7 ways. Maybe more. This article is for all the single women and men who are 40+ and worried that their singleness will last forever and ever amen. Here’s what 44 year […]

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How to Find God and Change Your Life Forever

You’ll find two parts to this article: 1) how finding God will change your life; and 2) 10 practical tips for changing your life from a successful businesswoman who has made millions of dollars helping women change their lives. I love to include both spiritual and practical tips in my writing, because that’s who I am – and that’s what Blossoming […]

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What an Introvert Really Looks Like – An Introvert-Extrovert Quiz

You can answer the “am I an introvert?” question right now with this fast, accurate introvert extrovert quiz. I actually included two different introverted personality tests in this article – and I bet you’ll be surprised by some of the habits and characteristics of introverts! Both of these introvert extrovert quizzes not only reveal if you’re an introvert, they also describe the most common signs […]

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How to Find a Career – For Introverts Who Like to Work Alone

You love working alone – and you want to love your job, right? Here’s how to find the right career for people with introverted personality traits. The first step to finding a job for introverts is to learn what introversion is, and how their personality type affects their career and work choices. Here you’ll also find a link to a handy-dandy […]

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How to Make a Difficult Decision in Your Life

Deciding to move to Africa for three years wasn’t easy, but it was one of the best decisions I ever made! Here’s how to make a difficult decision in your life – both by looking backwards at what you’ve learned and forwards at who you want to be. I decided I wanted to live overseas one afternoon in my sister’s kitchen. […]

How to Know If Your Boyfriend is Emotionally Abusive