Thriving While Living Alone

You are living alone during this season in your life for whatever reason. You may be renting out a granny flat so that you can travel to work easily and be on time every day or maybe your kids have left home and you are having an empty nest or your partner has passed away and you want to be independent now, whatever the reason maybe, if you live alone, how can you make sure you thrive and make yourself happy?

In community

We all need each other, so just because you live alone, it doesn’t mean you have to feel isolated. You have a community around you even if you don’t know them personally and in any crisis or difficulty, you can reach out. If you have close friends or family members, of course, you could ask for help or support, but even if you don’t, you just need to know how to get your needs met. If you need medical advice, you would turn to a doctor of course or if you need car window repairs in Perth, you can search online or get in touch with a mechanic in the neighbourhood. For everything you face, you have a solution, so just reach out and do the needful.

Keep in touch

When you live alone, it is easy to feel isolated or alone and to also withdraw more easily from family and friends as you begin to get used to going solo and you have your daily routine of watching television, having your meals and going on the internet etc. But, it is important to keep in touch with those who are dear to you and to maintain those relationships. Invite friends over for a simple meal or visit them or go shopping with your sister. Things like joining a church or a sports club will also give you that kind of human interaction we all need.

Reach out

Whether you need help to get your car window repairs done or you want to make an appointment at the hairdressers, just go ahead and do that. If you need other kinds of help such as someone to do your grocery shopping while you are sick, for example, dare to be bold and ask for help. Remember to return the favour to your friends, if you can and also look out for people you can reach out and help and that will help you to have a healthy and happy attitude towards life. If you are interested you can visit this website http://swiftwindscreens.com.au/.

Right perspective

Keep the right perspective on life and develop the attitude of gratitude. There are many good things you have that others don’t have, so enjoy this season of your life and your independence and it will help you to keep growing as a person and make you a joy to be with.

— December 14, 2015

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