In a world that often celebrates extrovert qualities, introverts and singles may feel like they are swimming against the social current. The misconception that deep connections are exclusively forged in the realm of extroverted interactions is prevalent, but research suggests otherwise. Introverts are often portrayed as shy, reserved individuals who thrive in solitude. However, research… Continue reading Quiet Strength: Navigating Connections the Introverted Way
In the age of dating app fatigue, where swipes and messages often lead to nowhere, it’s no surprise that singles are yearning for something more genuine. The digital era brought us the convenience of instant connections, but it also left many of us emotionally drained, craving meaningful face-to-face interactions especially after the pandemic. So, a… Continue reading Reclaiming Real Connections: Social Circle’s Quest in the Age of App Fatigue
Burnout’s Impact on Social Life and Beyond In a world where the pursuit of success often takes centre stage, burnout has emerged as a silent yet potent saboteur of our overall wellbeing. Beyond the immediate toll on physical and mental health, burnout’s far-reaching effects on our social lives can be equally damaging. As the cost… Continue reading The Silent Saboteur
Books are a passport to different worlds, and book clubs serve as a gateway to shared experiences. In line with our new Social Circle book club, making its debut on 24th July, I felt compelled to share my reflections on a book that has struck a chord, forcing me to embark on a profound exploration… Continue reading Braving the Wilderness: Finding true belonging
In our fast-paced and ever-changing world, it’s not uncommon to find ourselves overwhelmed, stressed, or struggling with various aspects of our well-being. We’ve all experienced those seemingly endless waiting times at the GP’s office, hoping for a quick remedy to our physical ailments or mental health concerns. We’ve all been there; anxiously sitting in a… Continue reading Social Prescribing: Connecting the Dots for Better Well-being
Drinking alcohol, going to bars, clubs, and pubs seem to be the focal points of many of our social activities. The British drinking culture can make it challenging for those who choose to abstain from alcohol to be socially active without feeling excluded or even under pressure to drink. Given how crucial social interaction is… Continue reading Can your social life thrive without alcohol?
There comes a time in everyone’s life when the days get painfully predictable and the everyday routine becomes simply boring. Social media does a great job in portraying what a picture-perfect life looks like, which for many is filled with frequent social gatherings, pub outings, parties and holidays with friends and family. People tend to… Continue reading The Surest Way To Uplift Your Life
Have you ever felt so tired and cranky that you are just completely joyless? I used to think it was the time of year or that business was getting on top of me. It was only when I read more about the effects of being glued to my phone did I realise that I really needed… Continue reading How a Digital Detox let me connect with Loved Ones.