When ‘Thriving’ turns into ‘Surviving’: Getting Back on Track

Share16Pin1+1Tweet17 Shares   Thriving not just Surviving! My next guest in the Over 50 & Thriving Series is Donna from Retirement Reflections.  Donna has been my guest before and I’m always delighted to have her write for me.   A recent incident was her inspiration for my Over 50 & Thriving series and I’m sure that many of you will agree that life can certainly go off path which isn’t always a good thing.  Donna shares her story and how she realised that only she could bring back the balance in her life.  It is a great lesson to us all. Don’t forget to visit Donna over at her Retirement Reflections blog.  You can read more about Donna and connect with her at the end of this post.   When ‘Thriving’ turns into ‘Surviving’: Getting Back on Track When Sue asked me to write this Guest Post, I jumped at the chance. I categorize myself as ‘thriving,’ so blogging about this topic should be a piece of cake. Right? I double checked the research. The definition of “thriving’ is twofold, including both ‘prospering’ and ‘evolving.’ (Source) Psychologists frequently cite the following characteristics as found in people who demonstrate optimal levels of … Continue reading When ‘Thriving’ turns into ‘Surviving’: Getting Back on Track