The defense involves a kind of self-promoting, insecure egotism which is easily mistaken for high self-esteem. ... People with insecure high self-esteem tend to be insensitive to others and to show an excessive preoccupation with themselves, with success, and with their image and appearance...

Can we get some standardized sizing in the house? Clearly that isn't going to happen anytime soon but you can do a few things to protect yourself from the punch in the gut you self-esteem experiences every time you go shopping. A lot of people use the size of their clothing as a marker for...

These "Five Ways to" segments are turning into my favorite ones on here. I think there are so many little ways we can make improvements in our lives. Simple little adjustments here and there can make a big impact on our happiness and overall productivity. So many times we're told that there...

Here are 4 ways I try to improve my work/life balance. I'll admit, I've got sucked into the chaos of work clutter and ended up wasting a lot of precious time. So, I came up with a more organized system at work to ensure work is done by 6:00pm. When you make friends with your co-workers,...

If it wasn't for her, I wouldn't be a fashion blogger! So when she couldn't even shower by herself anymore, it took a huge hit to her self esteem and she started getting depressed. Every opportunity I had, I would dress her up in her favorite clothes and I would do her hair and makeup. She...

lol) but here's my tips on how to up your self esteem and be your own biggest cheerleader. Feel free to leave your own tips in the comments :) I cannot even stress this enough. The more you let others be, the more comfy you'll be with yourself. I try my HARDEST not to talk about other people...

I know, some may say it's a trivial subject to discuss but our hair really does have so much to do with our self esteem and can have an impact on how we feel on a daily basis. Having a bad hair day/week/month can really start to get you down and I know personally that affects how I see myself,...

a lasting seed of self doubt in a child, a seed which can grow and lead to self esteem and self confidence issues in later years. I have been working with Families Online, a great online resource for parents and they have put together the #LoveYourselfProject which aims to encourage...

We're aware today that our front page self-esteem tag is very hot! To help you navigate your way through the enormous amount of materials that Anne has written on self-esteem, body image, the impact of the fashion industry on women's psyches, a trend Anne calls fashion monasticism led by...

Lately conversations about social media have turned to discussing the effects it has on us—particularly our self esteem. I struggled with self-image like every other teen out there but though we had the internet when I was a teen, it was VERY taboo to post an image of yourself. That was in...

 

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