Adventures in Natural Healing

I've been MIA here for a while. So many things have been fighting for my time and attention; school, internship, illness, family stuff, trying to start a private therapy practice, did I mention illness? It's taken so much of my time and energy that I have again become run-down and sick. I survived for a … Continue reading Adventures in Natural Healing

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Forgiveness is a Series of Choices

We all have that person in our lives, the one who lies to us or betrays us, leaving us hurt and confused.  Every time you think of that comment they made, replay the scene where they are screaming at you (possibly with obscenities) accusing you of things that are complete fabrication, or the sudden change … Continue reading Forgiveness is a Series of Choices

Spend some time saying “I like you” – Avoiding Emotional Promiscuity Part I

Why is everyone in such a rush these days to express every emotion as it is being felt? Our technologically 'advanced' society has instant access to everything. It's easy to blurt out a bunch of nonsense in an email, text or a Facebook message and hit that Send button without a second thought. But maybe … Continue reading Spend some time saying “I like you” – Avoiding Emotional Promiscuity Part I

“Weekly” Top Ten – How to Make Promises You Can Keep

I have good intentions of keeping up on the blog, of keeping up around the house, or working on other projects. I have a hard time saying 'No' to people, and often overbook my calendar. Every time I fail to meet deadlines or let someone down, I pick myself back up and vow to do … Continue reading “Weekly” Top Ten – How to Make Promises You Can Keep

Weekly Top Ten list – Who’s into whom?

Thought I'd start posting some lists of things I have found to be true. I'm hoping to keep to a top ten, but I might end up having more or less than that. This time, I'll talk about relationships. This is primarily about romantic relationships, most likely in the early phases, but sometimes we fail … Continue reading Weekly Top Ten list – Who’s into whom?

Sometimes the pain wins for a while…

....but joy wins out in the end! The day after my last post, I basically went into hiding.  I was in so much pain, emotionally, that I couldn't find the energy to post here, or even much on Facebook.  Interacting with anyone beyond my immediate circle of trust was just too much of a struggle. … Continue reading Sometimes the pain wins for a while…