We’ve all heard, “Women are so catty” or, “girls are so mean.” But, why, do you think? That mean streak comes from somewhere. It is alway easier to criticize others than to acknowledge the way we feel about ourselves, and jealousy is often at the root of it.
Psychology Today features an article by Dr. Lisa Firestone that further explores this. Learn more about healthy ways to deal with your own “cattiness” here.