Slaying The Wicked Bitch of the West: 7 Ways of Dealing With an Abusive Mother on Mother's Day and Beyond

Slaying The Wicked Bitch of the West: 7 Ways of Dealing With an Abusive Mother on Mother's Day and Beyond

Struggling to get through Mother's Day? Was your mother abusive or neglectful towards you? Did you decide to sever the relationship because it was toxic? Do you feel out of place by everyone talking about their wonderful relationships with their mom, while your relationship was the exact opposite? Here are some ways to help you cope, and heal on a non-traditional Mother's Day.

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7 Tips To Help You Get Out of a Dangerous Relationship and Move Beyond a Fatal Attraction

7 Tips To Help You Get Out of a Dangerous Relationship and Move Beyond a Fatal Attraction

Are you stuck in an abusive relationship, and can't get out of it? Do you feel like you are all alone and that with each passing day you slip further into despair? You are not alone, and abuse is not okay. Here are some tips that can help you navigate getting out of your abusive relationship.

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7 Tips to Help You Stop Obsessing Over Your Ex, and Heal After a Breakup

7 Tips to Help You Stop Obsessing Over Your Ex, and Heal After a Breakup

It can be difficult to move on after a breakup, particularly if your ex is flaunting their happiness in front of you. Here are 7 tips that can help you pick up the pieces and move on with your life.

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6 Ways in Which Your Ability to Love Was Affected by Your Childhood Abuse

6 Ways in Which Your Ability to Love Was Affected by Your Childhood Abuse

If you were never shown love or affection as a child, there is a strong chance that has impacted your ability to express love and affection in your adult relationships. Here are 6 signs that you may be affectionately challenged in your relationships.

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Lost Love: 5 Things We Do to Try and Obtain Love When We Were Abused by Our Parents

Lost Love: 5 Things We Do to Try and Obtain Love When We Were Abused by Our Parents

When we struggle with feelings of being unloved and unwanted in our relationships with our parents, it sets the standards for how we try and obtain love in our adult relationships. Here are some ways in which we try and obtain love in all the wrong ways....

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Going Through Their Phone and Other Shenanigans: Why It’s Time to Evaluate Yourself if You Can’t Trust Your Partner

Going Through Their Phone and Other Shenanigans: Why It’s Time to Evaluate Yourself if You Can’t Trust Your Partner

Feeling like you can't trust your partner? Have you turned into a detective, and spend all of your spare time checking up on your lover? Here are some reflections on why you should turn in your detective badge and focus on you.

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6 Harmful survival tactics used by adults who were emotionally, verbally, and mentally abused as children

6 Harmful survival tactics used by adults who were emotionally, verbally, and mentally abused as children

If you were abused as a child, you may find that you engage in behaviors that are not beneficial to you or your relationships as an adult. Here are some things that you may be doing which could be reeking havoc on your life.

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The holiday aftermath: Understanding why you overspent, stressed over, and became semi-crazy, to spend time with your narcissistic family; and how you can recover.

The holiday aftermath: Understanding why you overspent, stressed over, and became semi-crazy, to spend time with your narcissistic family; and how you can recover.

Do you dread going home to visit your family during the holidays? Do you put yourself through stress and financial debt just to be around people that get under your skin? Here are some of the reasons why you put yourself through this torture every year.

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10 Tips to Follow When Your Partner Gives You a Sexually Transmitted Disease

10 Tips to Follow When Your Partner Gives You a Sexually Transmitted Disease

Did you just find out that your partner was cheating on you in the worst possible way? Are you struggling with trying to figure out how to manage all of your mixed emotions and determining what your next step should be? Here are some tips that can help you with this difficult time.

 

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When your partner refuses to get a job

When your partner refuses to get a job

Do you have a partner, who refuses to go to work, despite the countless arguments you have about money? Do you feel that your partner is being selfish, and not taking your needs into consideration? Do you still feel manipulated by your partner and continue to empathize with their needs more than your own which keeps the dysfunctional cycle of your relationship going? Here are some tips that you can follow when your partner, refuses to put the needs of the relationship first or get a job.

 

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Weathering the Storm of Infidelity in Your Relationship

Weathering the Storm of Infidelity in Your Relationship

Did you just find out that your partner cheated on you? Have trouble deciding what the next move should be or how you should handle the stressful situation? Here are some tips to help you navigate through this stressful situation

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Considering therapy? Why wait?

Considering therapy? Why wait?

If you are considering therapy, what's holding you back from making the plunge? What are your fears? I share with you my process of going to therapy - and how I was the anxious mule who would not speak at all because I was so scared. But now I look at it this way, if you work and eat right to have a healthy body, why not do the same for your mind?

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