Negativity can feel like a weight on our shoulders, affecting our mood and well-being. But don’t worry, you’re not alone! There are simple and effective ways to deflect negative energy and bring more positivity into your life. In this blog, we’ll explore five easy techniques that anyone, especially young minds, can use to maintain a positive outlook.

Surround Yourself with Positivity:

The people around us play a significant role in our energy levels. Seek out friends who uplift and support you. Share your dreams and achievements with those who celebrate your successes. Remember, positive vibes are contagious!

Practice Gratitude Daily:

Reflecting on what you’re grateful for each day can shift your focus. Start a gratitude journal or simply make mental notes of the good things in your life. Acknowledging the positive aspects can make a big difference, whether it’s a sunny day, a kind gesture, or a tasty meal.

Create a Positive Space:

Your environment can significantly impact your mood. Personalize your space with things that bring you joy – whether it’s vibrant colors, motivational quotes, or pictures of loved ones. Decluttering and organizing can also create a sense of calm and order, helping to dispel negative energy.

Practice Mindfulness and Deep Breathing:

When you begin to experience negative thoughts, take a moment to practice mindfulness. Focus on your breath and let go of the stress. Deep breathing exercises can help to calm your mind and bring you back to the present moment. Try it whenever you feel overwhelmed, and watch the negative energy dissipate.

Engage in Activities You Love:

Doing things you enjoy can be a powerful way to deflect negativity. It’s important to regularly engage in activities that bring you happiness, such as reading, playing music, or participating in sports. Hobbies not only provide enjoyment but also serve as a defense against negativity.


Integrating simple practices into your daily routine allows you to create a positive mindset to navigate challenges with resilience and optimism. Remember, you have the power to deflect negativity and cultivate a life filled with positivity and joy. So, embrace these techniques and grab a copy of Mary Beth’s How to Take Care of Snake Bites to combat negative people and let the positive energy flow!