Belonging

Just read this quote and thought it is worth posting it! “Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible – the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.” Virginia Satir ??? What did you experience inContinue reading “Belonging”

Inspirational Easter story

Last week we celebrated Easter – Jesus rose from the dead! What a joy! When I worked as  a teacher, I told the kids why we celebrate Easter: Jesus died on the cross for our sins and he rose from the dead. Only through the death of Jesus Christ we have the possibility to connectContinue reading “Inspirational Easter story”

My personality

In one of my last posts I wrote that I like the topic: personality. It’s so interesting for me. And since about 20 years I am reading about this topic and I constantly discover something more about me and also others. When you know yourself better it is easier to “understand” why you act sometimesContinue reading “My personality”

Fitting in and belonging – what’s the difference?

I just read a quote and thought about it. I want to share the following question with you: What do you think is the difference between fitting in and belonging? The researcher Brene Brown describes it like this: “Fitting in and belonging are not the same thing, and, in fact, fitting in gets in theContinue reading “Fitting in and belonging – what’s the difference?”