three benefits of asking for and receiving help

In our society, there is this idea that we have to take on as many tasks and obligations as possible, preferably without anyone’s help. While independence is an important value of mine, it can be taken to extremes, and this could have consequences for us. First of all, we can become completely overwhelmed if we …

Five Life Lessons I’ve learned the Hard Way

While some people master their life lessons quickly, others tend to take their time. Many others, like me, learn some of them the hard way. In fact, I’m still working through some of them. 1. Sometimes good enough is simply good enough. We are not meant to do everything perfectly. We can give ourselves permission …