Articles in the category Deeper Thinking

The Holiday Blues

by Brett Grayson “Sawyer, stop looking at me like that.” Sawyer’s my dog. He doesn’t speak English. I wish he did. Then again, maybe he wouldn’t love me as unconditionally. His small brain makes him loyal and willing to stay in bed until noon with me.

Lessons from Movember & No-Shave November

Every November, millions of men around the world grow out their facial hair as part of Movember or No-Shave November. These charities help raise awareness for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer, suicide, and colorectal cancer. The goal is to get men talking and educated on these issues, as well as raising […]

Finding Happiness in Addiction Recovery

The importance of happiness in one’s life can not be overstated. Whether you find happiness through hobbies, being with friends, or the work that you do. Finding happiness in life is difficult, some do not struggle with this problem but for others, it can be a major challenge. Whether you are battling depression, or simply […]

Music Therapy: What it is and How it Can Help You

Music is one of the most amazing creations that the human race has, and it can be understood across all languages and cultures without issue. Even if the language in the lyrics is different, we can still feel the emotion behind it, and that is what makes music such a powerful tool. Music therapy is […]

4 Self-Care Practices to Teach Your Kids

You provide support for your kids everyday. You make sure that there’s food on the table, that there’s a roof over their heads, and that they’re safe and warm at night. It’s your job to help them get through life’s obstacles. However, an aspect of care that may be underlooked or not immediately thought of […]

Successful People’s Favourite Places

Everyone has their favourite place in the world. A place where you feel safe or inspired. A place where you feel calm or energised. What about the people who have gone on to change or influence the lives of millions of people? We hold these people up to the point where they almost become mythical […]

8 Tantalizing Travel Destinations for Personal Growth 

We’ve all been there, at that point in life where you just need to pack up your things, buy a ticket and go. Where to? Does it really matter? All it matters is that you are sure that you are going to feel… something… different. You can always go on a journey or a weekend […]

9 Lessons You Won’t Learn In The Classroom

Finishing school is probably the first serious milestone a lot of people set as a goal. Going through two decades of education is no piece of cake, hence why graduations are some of the most exciting and anticipated events in life. Once you do graduate though, you will probably appreciate all the prodding, strictness, and […]

Using Self-Care to Overcome Codependency

There is a series on Netflix now called Love, that is a Jude Apatow romantic comedy about a socially awkward man in his 30s trying to date a smart, successful, and beautiful woman in her 30s, who also happens to be a recovering sex and alcohol addict. I’ll admit that some parts of this show […]