God answers prayer

Today I had such a wonderful experience that I am overwhelmed. I experienced it so many times, that God answered my prayers. Not always right away, but he answered it. But today he answered it right away on the SAME day! There was a big problem in the morning and I thought: How am IContinue reading “God answers prayer”

Personal growth

There is one area in my life where I am quite constant =) I am constantly thinking about myself – and I question myself a lot. I ask myself: In which area do I want to grow this year? There are lots of areas where I do want to grow: – relational – professional/ carreerContinue reading “Personal growth”

Emotional self-awareness

“Emotional self-awareness is the ability to recognize your feelings, differentiate between them, know why you are feeling these feelings, and recognize the impact your feelings have on others around you.” The most important thing what comes first is: emotional self-awareness – that you explore and understand yourself. Only then you are able to change. BecauseContinue reading “Emotional self-awareness”

What is emotional intelligence?

Like I wrote already in my last posts I am very interested in the topic: “Emotional intelligence”  and read once in a while some quotes about it. I still have to finish reading my e-book about this. I love reading about personality. Because you get to know yourself better and also other people. I experiencesContinue reading “What is emotional intelligence?”

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?”

Talk about feelings

“The problem with the word “disabilities” is that it immediately suggests an inability to see or hear or walk. But what of people who can’t feel? Or talk about their feelings? Or manage their feelings in constructive ways? What of people who aren’t able to form close and strong relationships? And people who live inContinue reading “Talk about feelings”

Do what you can

  This foto shows it: I like books – especially about personality. The ones you see in this foto are not the ones I usually read =) This foto was taken at the world exhibition EXPO 2010 in Shanghai. It was great to be there, cause it reminded me of my time 10 years agoContinue reading “Do what you can”

Blessed new year 2013!

Tomorrow is the last day of the year 2012 (or today – depending when you read this post or depending where you live =) I can’t believe that this year is almost over again – it went by so fast. It was a blessed year with lots of joy but also sadness. When we wentContinue reading “Blessed new year 2013!”