The Most Fulfilling Work: A Career in the People-Helping Field

When it comes to your job, are you fulfilled? If you aren’t, a job helping others is sure to increase your fulfillment. Jobs within the health and social care industry allow you to make a genuine difference in the lives of others and help them when they’re at their weakest and often lowest points. If…

How to Deal with Catastrophe While Traveling

How to Deal with Catastrophe While Traveling

Exotic places, new people, and gorgeous site to see. That is what traveling the world means to many of us. But, it can be so easy to get caught up in the glamour and excitement of it all and forget that, there might be road bumps to deal with. These catastrophes might include things like…

Dealing with Loneliness: Living By Yourself Far Away From Home, Family, and Friends

Dealing with Loneliness: Living by Yourself Far Away from Home, Family, and Friends

Everyone gets lonely, especially when you are in a new town far away from those you know and love. It’s hard, very hard. And sometimes it’s even emotionally draining. Here are some tips to help you manage loneliness when living by yourself far away from home, family, and friends. Go Out Often (AKA Don’t Pout…

How to Factor For Your Feelings After A Long-Distance Move

How to Factor For Your Feelings After A Long-Distance Move

Moving long distance, while life-affirming, can be terrifying. To some degree, it’s obvious before you’ve even embarked on the journey. No one could undertake a move like this without an overfill of feelings or at least a fluttering in your stomach. It’s simply not possible. This post gives a brief rundown of some feelings you…

12 Day Instagram Gratitude Challenge | #GratefulwithJihiElephant

12 Day Instagram Gratitude Challenge | #GratefulwithJihiElephant

This week on Jihi Elephant I have been planning an Instagram challenge and I want to share it with you amazing people! The goal of this challenge is to express gratefulness publicly with the hope that it inspires gratitude in those around us. Gratitude is so so so important and wonderful, which I have talked…

How to Be Happier | 10 Happiness-Promoting Practices + Over 10 Happy Quotes to Share

How to Be Happier | 10 Happiness-Promoting Practices

What is Happiness? There are a million ways to define happiness. “Be happy. Be bright. Be you.” The dictionaries define happiness as Delighted, pleased, or glad, as over a particular thing; OR Characterized by or indicative of pleasure, contentment, or joy (Dictionary.com). OR A state of well-being and contentment; OR A pleasurable or satisfying experience…