Moving Forward – Weekly Round-Up

Welcome to the weekly round-up! This week the round-up includes a diversity of items and the focus is on moving forward. We move forward with understanding our teen’s behavior, moving forward with making new choices about the direction of our life and moving forward with healing our relationships. Take a moment and think about how … Continue reading “Moving Forward – Weekly Round-Up”

Finding Your Way – Weekly Round-up

Each week, we’ll be doing a weekly round-up of the posts that were most popular on my Facebook Page.  I share about a variety of topics on Facebook and thought it would be helpful to have a round-up of them here each week in case you missed one. Got an article you’d like to recommend for … Continue reading “Finding Your Way – Weekly Round-up”

Trust Your Heart

Trust your heart. When your heart has been broken or shattered by a cheating spouse or boyfriend, it can be hard to trust your instincts and know what to do next. You might feel compelled to make a decision that you’re not ready to make. Trust that you have the answers you need to make … Continue reading “Trust Your Heart”

Brave and Strong

Loving someone means you become vulnerable to also being hurt but we take that chance on love anyway. And that takes bravery. Finding out you’ve been cheated can shatter your whole world but that’s when it’s most important to remember how brave AND strong you are. You will survive it. (For more tips on how … Continue reading “Brave and Strong”

Taking a Time Out to Resolve Conflict

Marriage doesn’t come with a one size fits all handbook that outlines the specific steps that couples can take for how to resolve conflict in marriage.  One method that can be successfully leveraged when conversations become heated is the “time out” method.  By taking a time out, the hopes are that both parties will “take … Continue reading “Taking a Time Out to Resolve Conflict”

5 Things You Shouldn’t Do After a Breakup

Every woman has her own way of dealing with a breakup. Sometimes we hibernate for weeks on end, spending every spare second stalking our ex on Facebook and Twitter. Others may try to be home as little as possible, spending time hanging out with girlfriends and shopping, shopping… and oh yeah, shopping! What you should … Continue reading “5 Things You Shouldn’t Do After a Breakup”

Never Say Never Until You Mean It

My all-time favorite things to say after a breakup: “I’ll never be in a relationship with a guy like him again.” “I’ll never allow someone to treat me like that.” “I’ll never fall in love with someone who doesn’t deserve me.”.” Add yours here: “I’ll never…” It’s easy to make these sweeping declarations in the … Continue reading “Never Say Never Until You Mean It”

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

The struggle between the pain of staying in your relationship and anticipating the pain of leaving can make you feel crazy. You flip flop back and forth…feeling happy and in love some days and on others, so miserable you want to crawl in bed and hide. Your head feels like you are spinning in circles … Continue reading “Should I Stay or Should I Go?”

How Do You Know You’re Ready for Dating After a Breakup?

A painful breakup isn’t easy to shake. Yet friends and family may be urging you to get back out there and have a social life, “Get out there and go on a date!” But you are leery about exploring a new relationship. It’s understandable, you might not be sure you are ready, or even if … Continue reading “How Do You Know You’re Ready for Dating After a Breakup?”

Will I Ever Find True Love?

The short answer is yes! I don’t have a crystal ball, so I can’t say when but I do know it is possible for you to find true love. If you have just left a relationship, especially one that ended with a painful breakup, it’s difficult to believe that you’ll ever find happiness again. I’ll … Continue reading “Will I Ever Find True Love?”