Monthly Archives: January 2014

#Highly Sensitive People: What are some secrets to a long, healthy, and happy life?

What are some secrets to a long, healthy, and happy life? Ninety nine-year old Walter Mitchell and one hundred year old Agnes Zhelesnik have some answers. Walter Mitchell spends most of his days driving shoppers home from the supermarket, filling … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you have to be aggressive to be assertive?

Do you have to be aggressive to be assertive? Being the highly sensitive person that I am, I know it can be challenging to assert your needs and wants to others. Do you feel that you need to take an … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you have SAD (seasonal affective disorder)?

Each winter, 500,000 people in the United States are said to become depressed and suffer from seasonal affective disorder or SAD, according to the American Academy of Family Physicians. The cause of this disorder is the decrease in the amount … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Does a decision have one solution?

Does a decision have one solution? The answer is a definitive NO! Is life an all or nothing proposition? What do you think? Why do we highly sensitive people look at making decisions as a life or death proposition? Do … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you ask for what you want?

Are you the type of person who feels that you can solve all of your problems yourself? Do you tend to assume that others can read your mind when you want something? As a highly sensitive person, I instinctively try … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Why do we need politicians?

Why do we need politicians? I think of this question everyday. I listen to the news, I read newspapers and the internet, and I can’t help but wonder how anything gets done. The fact of the matter is that nothing … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do your actions contribute to your happiness?

Do your actions contribute to your happiness? Shouldn’t everything you do be a building block to your overall happiness? If not, why not? Everyone has the capacity to be happy. It’s not an inherited trait. Choices throughout our lives determine … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Can you make a cat moo?

I was doing a social experiment with my cats Prissy and Charlie. I looked at them and asked them to moo. They looked at me strangely and thought I was crazy. I think they wanted to do it, but felt … Continue reading

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#Highly Sensitive People: Do you act like you want to be?

This is a simple technique that helps you keep on a positive and productive life path. What do you want? Is it good health? Is there a person you admire who you’d like to emulate? What career path would you … Continue reading

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