There’s Only One of You, Be Nice!

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Welcome to the latest episode of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and founder of heartsofwellness.com, her mission is to empower women to take charge of their health holistically so they can feel confident, have clarity and be inspired to find joy and simplicity. Why is it Unhealthy to Be Hard on Yourself?   Being hard on yourself is not only a common practice, but also a destructive one. It can sabotage your health, relationships, and career. People are often hard on themselves…

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Getting Our Kids Outside Again

Reading Time: 4 minutes INTERVIEW ON THE PRICE OF BUSINESS SHOW, MEDIA PARTNER OF THIS SITE. Recently Kevin Price, Host of the nationally syndicated Price of Business Show, welcomed Paul Vecchione to provide another commentary in a series. The Paul Vecchione Commentaries Maybe it’s an old saying, maybe it’s cliche, maybe we don’t want to hear it, but “back when I was a kid”..takes on a new meaning when it comes to kids playing outside. Because back in the day, it’s what we did.  While the institutions of public schools brought us all together…

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Does Complaining Make Us Less Popular?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and guide to others, as well as founder of heartsofwellness.com, my mission is empowering others to find peace, joy and fulfillment by embracing simplicity.   We all need to vent occasionally, which can be essential for our mental wellbeing. Is there a point when we find ourselves taking venting too far and it turns into classic complaining?   In the world of work, relationships and personal life, complaining is all but…

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How the Comparison Game Will Crush You

Reading Time: 4 minutes     Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and guide to others, as well as founder of heartsofwellness.com, my mission is empowering others to find peace, joy and fulfillment by embracing simplicity.   Why is comparing ourselves to others harmful?   We are conditioned to compare. What does someone else have that I don’t? We may become upset with ourselves, feeling unworthy, jealous and even angry . Why do we do this to ourselves? You’ve probably heard…

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Ways to Un-Kill Kindness Everyday

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and guide to others, as well as founder of heartsofwellness.com, my mission is empowering others to find peace, joy and fulfillment by embracing simplicity. Is It Time to Bring Back Kindness?   Any  season is a good time to recharge our batteries, and also a great opportunity to practice kindness. Whether it’s picking up trash in the neighborhood, writing a note to someone you appreciate or buying your coffee barista…

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Five Ways Forgiveness Is Good for You

Reading Time: 3 minutes   Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker, guide to others, and founder of heartsofwellness.com, my mission is to empower others to live their best lives by embracing seemingly small simple steps. The idea that forgiveness is a healthy way to let go of things that cause pain, resentment and suffering has led to the development of many theories about why it helps us heal.   Why Forgiveness Releases Energy Forgiveness has long been viewed as a virtue…

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How Your Apparel Influences Your Attitude

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and guide to others, as well as founder of heartsofwellness.com, it is my mission to help others make forward progress towards living their best lives! Are You What You Wearing?   When you’re feeling down, a positive saying can turn your frown upside down. The power of positive self-talk can make a hard day manageable, and an okay day even better. So if you need a little motivation, check out these…

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Are Your Surroundings Keeping You Stuck?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork. As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and guide to others, as well as founder of heartsofwellness.com, it is my mission to help others make forward progress towards living their best lives!   Our surroundings play a larger role in our mental health and well-being than we often realize. Your home, workplace, neighborhood, community and the natural external world all have a profound impact on your thought process and emotions. The field of environmental psychology studies the impact…

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Is It Time To Let Go of Misery?

Reading Time: 4 minutes   Welcome to the latest edition of Unlocking Your Greatness with Wendy Bjork! As an international bestselling author, inspirational speaker and founder of heartsofwellness.com, it is my mission to help others live their best lives!   How to Feel Great When You Actually Feel Miserable   Have you ever asked someone how they are and they give you an answer that leaves you wishing you hadn’t asked? Or wishing you could help them feel better, but you have no idea how? How are you really feeling today?   We are…

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