Author: Leanne Lindsey

How Spending Time Alone Helped Me to Find Peace and Rediscover Happiness

“All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.” – Jean de la Bruyere Being alone and being lonely are not the same thing. I am used to spending time alone. I’ve been single for years and I was technically an only child until I was fourteen. However, over the past two years I learned how to really be alone and I have grown to love it. This has caused many people in my life to worry about me. They think something is wrong. They think I am depressed and unhappy. Whilst others think I have become...

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How Changing My Expectations Increased My Happiness

“When one’s expectations are reduced to zero, one really appreciates everything one does have.” – Stephen Hawking I used to live in a world crowded with expectation. I had expectations of others, expectations of society, and expectations of myself. Then there were also the expectations others had of me. Gone are those days! Well almost… let’s just say things have changed drastically. I describe myself as an optimistic person. I like to be happy, I like to see others happy and I always strive to focus on the brighter side of life. Some might describe that as being a...

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