A Rant About Adult Bullies

A Rant About Adult Bullies

We know them, we live with them or we are one.  I’m talking about adult bullies.  Up until recently I wouldn’t have even thought to use that word to define their behavior.  The word bully conjured up images of the school playground or the girl’s bathroom.  But it was recently brought to my attention that […]

My Anxiety’s Name is Rita

My Anxiety’s Name is Rita

My chest is tightening and I can tell that my breathing is shallow.  I feel the knot in my chest wind its way up into my throat.  My hands start to tingle and my eyes start to burn as I fight back the tears.  How can I stop this from happening?  I didn’t used to […]

Confession of a Girlfriend Avoider

Confession of a Girlfriend Avoider

Image Credit – Shutterstock I’m ashamed of myself.  I’m ashamed of my silly behavior yesterday and the crappy example I set for my daughters.  And even though I told them the story without shame, they were quick to point out how immature and ridiculously I behaved. I fell victim to what I call the “girlfriend […]

My Anti-Resolution List 2015

My Anti-Resolution List 2015

Well here we are again…at the cusp of a new year with a list of resolutions ready to make fools of us all.  I don’t know about you, but I totally suck at keeping resolutions.  Whether it’s because I set my goals too high or I’m unrealistic about my time management skills, I always disappoint […]