Relationships

Relationship Differences, Going Neutral

When it comes to relationship differences, how often do you think you can change other people? Most of the time, communicating your concerns is the most effective way to resolve differences. Sometimes that doesn’t work, though. When this happens over and over again,...

How to Help a Loved One With Mental Illness

After more than 10 years of trial and error during which she was first diagnosed with Bipolar 2, Tina Collins found effective treatment and an accurate diagnosis for schizoaffective disorder, a condition the Mayo Clinic describes as a combination of schizophrenia...

Warning To All Women During Holidays: CDR

I once flipped out on a one-armed woman at Macy’s during the holiday rush. I felt like her one arm didn’t give her a right to be so annoying. I was a victim of CDR. CDR stands for Codependent Depressive Rage. This is a condition that occurs when a woman...

Toxic People, Respond Not React

Respond, not react. I think we all know how it feels to deal with toxic people. If you are inclined to self-reflect, you might even ask yourself, “Am I a toxic person?” When pushed beyond their coping abilities, people tend to engage in knee-jerk reaction behaviors....

Women Hatin’ On Other Women!

Women hating on other women: I hate this topic. It really bugs me when people talk about how mean other women are to each other. I don’t even like writing about it, but it is has been on my radar lately and the subject keeps coming up. For example, Gwyneth...

10 Ways To Give It Away With Friends

A girl can “give it away” in all her relationships, even with her friends. Whenever you aren’t staying true to what you want and who you are, whenever you don’t take care of yourself, you are giving it away. Here’s a top 10 list of how to...