As well as being an avid reader, Eleanor is also a big time animal lover; especially of dogs. If you have a tail, four legs and you bark…. you’re in! In her spare time she enjoys swimming, and vegetable gardening… but not at the same time (it can get a bit messy).
Congratulations! You’re graduating! Now is your time to shine, your time to dream, and your time to be inspired as you take the world by storm.
This time of year is full of terrifying traditions. Here are our top 10 frightening facts about Halloween.
Businesswoman, singer, model, fashion designer, writer, reality TV star, wife to David Beckham, mother of four gorgeous kids – what’s not to like about Victoria Beckham?
Controversial comedian Joan Rivers was also an actress, producer, writer, and television host whose successful career spanned over 5 decades. Here are 6 things we can learn from her incredible life.
Had an off day at work? Thinking of changing your job? Check out these 7 signs you should quit your job and see if you should be packing your stuff or not.
Have you ever been so moved by a quote that it has inspired you take immediate action? Check out the best philosophical quotes to fire up your day with passion and purpose.
We all need a little creativity and mood boost from time to time. Check out these 7 inspirational websites and prepare to be inspired!
Do you have any toxic habits? Here is a short list of some of the more common ones to help you recognize if you have a potential toxic habit that you should drop.
Not feeling that good? No worries. Here’s how to get out of a bad mood and turn your day around in a flash!
It’s the small things in life that make a big difference. Check out these 7 little things to do this summer and make it an awesome one!
The following list suggests some of the world’s most amazing places to visit to inspire you and feed your soul.
Wouldn’t it be great to be able to spot toxic people before they have a chance to entangle you in their web? Well now hopefully you can with this quick and handy guide!
The following mantras have been selected to inspire and motivate you. You can use them yourself every day, or use them to help create your own personalized mantra.
There are few parts of the body with as many names as the pineal gland, and even fewer shrouded in as much mystery. To learn more about this small gland with a big reputation, read our top 9 facts.
There is no place in the world quite like Budapest! With its vibrant nightlife, stunning architecture, fascinating history and culture, a trip to this beautiful city will leave you inspired.
Unless we are really lucky, most of us don’t have jobs we absolutely love and are totally passionate about. But don’t despair, there are ways to improve your situation and make the most of what you do have.
Most of us are familiar with the superhero characters in films. But they are just fantasy; people can’t really have superhuman powers, right? Check out our list and decide for yourself.
It’s normal to feel a bit glum from time to time, but how often do we walk around marveling at how lucky we are just to be alive? The answer is probably not as frequently as we should.
If you are looking for glitz, glamour, and excitement, mixed with the allure of the Arabian Desert and where the old world meets the new, the magical emirate of Dubai is the destination for you.
Having a nice massage feels great right? But do you know just how good a massage is for your overall health and well-being? Here are 7 great reasons to have a regular, professional rub down.
It is often said that ‘Laughter is the best medicine’; well it seems that this expression is pretty much true. It’s not just good for your mood either; it can make you healthier and even sexier!
More people than ever, from all over the world, are reporting signs of a profound personal spiritual awakening. Check out our list of the top 7 tell-tale signs to see if you are one of them.
Ever wanted to make fabulous love with your dream man, go to any destination on the planet, or even travel through space and time to meet someone famous?
We can all feel a bit down in the dumps from time to time, fortunately there are plenty of things we can do to lift our spirits. Here are 9 great mood enhancers.
Pretty much everyone needs some inspiration in their lives at some time or another. That’s why we have compiled a list of 6 of the best female motivators who might just give you the boost you need to transform your life for the better.
Do you want to achieve all your most important goals and discover what really drives you? Find out how with our 5 great tips.
The big problem with forgiveness is that it can be a lot harder said than done. Fortunately we have compiled a list of great quotes all about the dreaded ‘F word’ to help guide you through this difficult moral maze.
Let’s face it; life can be hard at times. The following inspiring quotes have been compiled to help us stay on course when the going gets tough.
When we talk about famous women scientists many of us first think of Marie Curie, but there have been many more remarkable women in this field.
Women continue to make huge advances in politics and bring about social change in the world. Here is a list of just some of the most powerful women in politics today.
If you are looking for inspirational women in sports then your search is over. Here is a list of some of the world’s greatest sports women who moved boundaries with their talent, tenacity and irrepressible spirit.
Some books can take you on a voyage of self-discovery and have the power to literally change your life. Here are just a few of them.
There have been many accounts of brave and courageous women throughout history from Boudicca to Joan of Arc, but what about brave women of today? Here we have compiled a list of just some of them.
There is nothing like a great song or bit of music to get you inspired. Here is our list of some of the best!
We have all read books that have had a lasting impact on our lives, which have resonated in some way. Here is a list of books that can make you think differently.
Check out this list of controversial women who rocked the world by their behavior, words or actions; and sometimes all three.
Here is a list of 3 black women who have inspired others and made a big difference but who you may have never have heard about.
A loving relationship should not be not a battleground, but a place to nurture and grow with each other. Here’s what old people can teach you about love.
There are many inspirational quotes to choose from to inspire and motivate us and we have complied some of the best for you here on YouQueen. But why should you read them? Read on to find out.
Would you like to run your own business and be your own boss? Then why not check out the following great tips and business ideas for women.
Women are wonderful, resourceful, strong and beautifu. Even so, we all need to hear some words of encouragement. Here are 12 of the best encouraging words for women.
To celebrate women ’standing on their own two feet’, we have compiled a list of just some of the many successful female entrepreneurs who have changed the world.
We can sometimes feel powerless when we see a friend going through a tough time. Below are some great ideas to help support them, cheer them up, and lift their spirits.
We all need a little bit of help from time to time to help motivate us to reach our goals. The following quotes have been compiled with this in mind, to inspire you and spur you on.
All good wit has an element of wisdom to it, and there is nothing as sharp as a woman’s wit. The following quotes will make you laugh and provide you with some good advice.
The following words of wisdom were compiled to guide you in life, through the good times and the bad, and inspire you to continue on your path, whatever that may be.
Martin Luther King Jr was a Baptist minister, civil rights activist, a Nobel Peace Prize winner and one of the greatest orators in history. He simply knew how to move people through words. Here is a collection of some his most inspirational quotes.
The following insightful quotes about life, by famous people from different backgrounds and callings who left a strong mark on the century behind us, have been compiled to help guide you through life and keep you grounded and motivated.
Whether you are stuck in a rut, experiencing a relationship break up or some other event in your life which is stopping you from moving forward; let these quotes inspire you to move on and get your life back on track.
Tattooing your body is one of the most intimate forms of self expression. It is an art form in its own right and your body is the canvas. The following quotes have been compiled to celebrate the art of the tattoo.
Happiness is always within our reach, but we must be willing to put our hand out. Even the Sun causes shadows, but which of the two will you notice? Here is a collection of quotes to remind that happiness can be found all around us.
There is no doubt about it, change can be a scary thing, and when we are going through periods of change in our life we can all sometimes need a little help and inspiration along the way. Here are some quotes that do just that!
Known as one of the greatest geniuses in history when it comes to science and especially the field of physics, Albert Einstein had a lot to teach us about life as well. Here is a collection of some of his most inspirational quotes.
Who was this “universal genius” and what did he do? Find out more about the man who Sigmund Freud was quoted as saying “was like a man who awoke too early in the darkness, while the others were all still asleep”.
The following quotes about life have been specially chosen to inspire you and uplift your spirit. Some are profound, some are simple and some are fun. But one thing they all have in common is that they hold wisdom and guidance to help you on a more positive life path.
Television host, philanthropist, actress, producer and, according to many, the most influential woman in the world. She is a truly inspirational figure in every sense. Here are some of Oprah’s most inspirational quotes.
Coco Chanel was the French designer famous for her timeless and simple designs. Her creations included the perfume Chanel No 5 and the classic ‘little black dress’. Here is a collection of her most inspirational quotes.
Marilyn Monroe was one of the most famous movie icons and sex symbols that the world has ever seen. She was also just a girl in pursuit of love and happiness. This is a collection of the most inspirational Marilyn Monroe quotes.
We all want to feel good about ourselves and we can all lack self-confidence at times. However our self-esteem is important and a lack of it can not only make us unhappy but it can be debilitating. Read the following to learn what not to do to improve your self-esteem.
Hailed by many as one of the most beautiful female actresses of all time there have been few since who have successfully managed to combine the grace, beauty and style of Audrey Hepburn.
Money is not the be all and end all, but in today’s modern society we do need some to be able to get by. We can all make financial mistakes, but figuring out our personal finances needn’t be rocket science, for the most part; it’s down to plain old common sense.
We all want to live a healthy balanced life and our lifestyle choices have a huge impact on our overall health and wellbeing. The following tips will show you what not to do to maintain good health.
You want your wedding day to be perfect and special? If you want to be remembered as a beautiful bride as opposed to bridezilla, keep reading to learn what pitfalls to avoid.
Whether you have just landed your dream job or are looking for a promotion in your current role, the following tips will show you what not to do to avoid sabotaging your career.
Whether you have just met the man of your dreams or have hit a rocky patch in a long term relationship, the following article will show you what not to do to enable you to enjoy a long and happy relationship.
Can inspirational books really change our lives? The simple answer is yes. Here is a list of 75 inspirational books you should read.
Whether you are making that killer sales pitch, preparing for a job interview, or going on a date, it is important that you show off your best attributes. However, there is a big difference between coming across as a calm, confident and capable individual and appearing like an obnoxious know-it-all.
Let’s face it, when it comes to self-approval and accepting ourselves as we are, we can all give ourselves a pretty hard time. In today’s modern mixed up world, we can find ourselves with so many roles to play and expectations to live up to, that it’s only natural that at times we can fall prey to self-doubt and soon become our own worse critics.
There can be few things better for lifting the spirits than watching a really good inspirational movie. The buzz you get afterward can not only be life affirming, but in some cases life changing.
Betrayal can come from many sources, from friends to people at work, to those closest to us such as our spouses or close family members. It can range from petty betrayals by colleagues right through to the big stuff such as infidelity from partners.
Would you like to get fit while learning a form of self-defense which is based on technique rather than brute force? Would you like to learn a martial art which is not only perfect for women but founded by one? Would you like to learn a martial art which is so good that it was practiced by Bruce Lee? Then read on.
The majority of us like to be liked; after all it’s perfectly natural; it feels great to be a nice person and to do our best to help other people out where we can. However, if we let our behavior and that of others go unchecked, it can be easy to be become a ’people pleaser’ and unwittingly allow other people to walk all over us.
Are you happy with your life? Do you have everything you want? Could it be better? Do you feel something is missing, or that you are losing out in some way? Whatever your circumstances the following article and exercises will help you adopt an attitude of gratitude, appreciate what you already have, and guide you on your path to a more fulfilled life.
Personal Development blogs can be used as great motivational tools to enable us to reach our goals and help bring our dreams to life. Some of us seek out such blogs because we are searching for inspiration, or sometimes we just want a jolly good read. Whatever the reason is for reading these blogs, one thing is for sure, the results can be life changing.
Are you tired of working hard for someone else’s retirement? Do you want to become self-employed and work for yourself? Do you lack the courage to ‘make the leap’ for fear of failure?
Do you feel you have too much to do with too little time to do it in? Are things not going quite as you had planned? Is life in general getting on top of you? Then stop right there, and read the following tips on what to do when you are feeling overwhelmed.
Feeling like a victim of something or someone happens to all of us, because let’s face it- we all at some point are. But that’s different than having a helpless victim mentality. Learn how to change this and take control of your life!
Stuck in a rut and don’t know how to move forward? Know you need a change but don’t know what or how to go about it? Read on for tips on how to become the person you were supposed to be and live the life you were born to live.
There have been many courageous and amazing women throughout history, and a few seem to hold a special place in our hearts. Some because their stories are bold , brilliant and fearless, and some because of the tragedies they have had to endure and the strength they have displayed during hard times.
We all get bogged down by life and its many challenges at some point or another and moving on can feel like the hardest thing in the world. Even if you really want to, sometimes it just feels impossible. But it isn’t. Here’s how.