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Boosting your Self-Esteem

If your Inner Imp Self-Esteem has been looking a little poorly of late – you know, a little pale and listless – it may be time to pop a little more pep in this little one’s step. When Self-Esteem’s feeling run down, it can impact hugely on the happiness and success of “Team You” and […]

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Learning to Let Go

Are you doing too much for your child/partner/family? Are you fed up of picking up after everyone, finishing unfinished chores or redoing badly done things? Maybe it’s time to ask yourself whether you’re doing too much and take a look at your “Letting Go” Life Skills. Your kids’ rooms look like bombs have exploded – […]

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Teaching Kids Problem Solving Life Skills

One of the most important life skills you can teach your children as they wander the lonely road of life, is how to solve life’s little problems on their own. This baby is gonna be used and constantly evolved throughout their lives. It’ll help them figure out what they want or need in life, how […]

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How to Stop Procrastinating and Get It Done Already!

Do you put things off that you should be getting done? Does your daily To-Do List often end up a XXXX-I-Should-A-Done List? If so, then you’re gonna lurvve this one. We’re going tackle that little Inner Imp Procrastination today. Grab him by his ear and get him to own up to some of his really […]

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The Key to Resisting Temptation

Can you resist temptation or do you wish you were a little stronger-willed? Ahhh, Temptation. That silver-tongued little Inner Imp that makes all the naughty things in life sounds so hmm hmmmmm good! If Temptation has managed to get a little too much control over “Team You”, then maybe you need to start going about […]

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Keeping it Positive

If they’re anything like mine, your Inner Imps probably keep up a daily ritual of constant mental flapping. Unfortunately, too much of the time, it’s negative crap coloured by Shoulda, Coulda and Woulda’s guilt over past experiences and actions or Fear and Doubt peddling some dodgy looking anxiety about the future. This negativity constantly nibbles away […]

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Decision Making without Regrets

There are decisions we all have to make every day. What shall I wear, eat, do today? Shall I apply for this job, stay where I am, ask for more money? Shall I pay this or that bill, move house, have kids, change course at Uni/College? There’s little doubt that some decisions are easier to […]

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Keeping it Productive

Isn’t it irritating how when you work from home it’s so terribly easy to “waste” huge chunks of time every day: Time that should be spent engaged in some worthwhile activity designed to leave your mark on the world and/or save the planet – alright then, doing the ironing at the very least! My mischievous […]

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The Benefits of Having Sex

Okay,  I know I’m pushing the limits of what could credibly be referred to as a “Life Skill” here but, frivolity certainly deserves to have its moment in the limelight from time to time. There are certain studies out there that suggest better loving is linked to better LIVING: People with “Better Loving Life Skills”, […]

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Tips on How to Achieve your Goals

As a child, did you have a list of things you wanted to do/be when you grew up? How many of those things have you done/achieved? With goals, are you continually tempted to put things off with a “There’ll be plenty of time for that later.” We all have – or should have – goals […]

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