Strained Relationships With Your Children: Here’s the Solution (Pt. 2)

I'VE HAD AN EPIPHANY! The 5 Love languages do not only apply to romantic relationships...they apply to parents and children too!  Well, of course it wasn't my original idea. Dr. Gary Chapman explains it all in The Five Love Languages of Children.  I just feel so enlightened because if his findings are true, that would … Continue reading Strained Relationships With Your Children: Here’s the Solution (Pt. 2)

5 Love Languages Pt 2

I'VE HAD AN EPIPHANY! The 5 Love languages do not only apply to romantic relationships...they apply to parents and children too!  Well, of course it wasn't my original idea. Dr. Gary Chapman explains it all in The Five Love Languages of Children.  I just feel so enlightened because if his findings are true, that would … Continue reading 5 Love Languages Pt 2

How To Get The Love You Want (Pt. 1)

Does it seem that relationships come and go for you?  Is it that as soon as you think you've met "the one," something happens and you're left holding the proverbial box of tissues?  Have you observed others who seem to say or do all the things you could only hope for which leaves you wondering … Continue reading How To Get The Love You Want (Pt. 1)

Who’s Draining Your Batteries?

Sometimes in life, we trudge along aimlessly, waiting on other's approval in order to make crucial decisions.  I am guilty as charged! Last week however, I stumbled upon this profound, but common sense tweet from Joel Osteen: https://twitter.com/JoelOsteen/status/296967380914040832 Now, I wonder... must we be tuned into certain "channels" at a particular time in our lives … Continue reading Who’s Draining Your Batteries?

Emotional Abuse: Identifying the Signs, Breaking the Cycle

Disclaimer: This post was written from a female's perspective because the author was writing from personal experience. The piece is informative, but in most ways therapeutic for the writer. The Breakdown Emotional abuse is difficult to detect with the untrained eye.  The wounds are deep and continually reopened.  The abuser usually knows all of your … Continue reading Emotional Abuse: Identifying the Signs, Breaking the Cycle