Articles Tagged: <span>self-love</span>

The Inner Dragon: Confidence

Design.org is here to help creatives and aspiring creatives discover the fierce creativity inside of them, so that they can “create happy” in their lives. Our Unleash Your Inner Dragon manifesto describes the things we believe will help each of us do that, and recently, our blog posts have focused on breaking these beliefs down […]

Your Skeptical Design Eye Might be Keeping You From Happiness

As a designer, your skeptical design eye benefits you. After all, you need to look at things not necessarily as you see them, but as your audience will see them. To do that, you have to ask questions (a lot of questions). It’s important to question every method, every color choice, every constraint, and every […]

How Do I Beat Loneliness?

Cèline Dion doesn’t want to be “all by [her]self,” and neither do most of us.  Loneliness not only affects your happiness; it affects your health. One study showed that social isolation resulted in a 50% increase in premature death. And, loneliness has been correlated with high blood pressure, decrease in cognitive abilities, and depression.  But […]

How to Find Happiness After a Breakup

Breaking up is hard to do…but it doesn’t have to be the end of the world. It’s true—some breakups are worse than others. A painful divorce after years of marriage is most likely going to be harder (logistically and emotionally) than the ending of a month-long relationship that ended before it could really take off. […]

What is Self-Love, and How Do I Know if I’m Doing It?

Loving yourself comes easy to some people. (Maybe too easy, in fact.) But for many of us, it can be difficult to know what “self-love” even looks like.  We think a lot about how we can show love to other people, but loving ourselves often gets pushed to the back burner. And if you’re not […]

8 Ways to Love Yourself This Valentine’s Season (and Why It’s Important)

Love is a many splendid thing. (It’s also a battlefield, according to Pat Benatar, but that’s neither here nor there).  And during Valentine’s season, love is front and center.  As great as it is to take a day to focus on the people we cherish most, there’s one person you likely haven’t given much thought […]