Here are some of my top posts! Read more at my blog.
December 17, 2019
When you’re struggling with a personal issue, learn how to save your heart some suffering.
“Grossmann discovered within his research that, ‘people reason more wisely about other people’s social problems than about their own.'”
December 15, 2019
We all have those habits that scrape at our relationships. These are the ones I am working on giving up, and you should too!
“There is so much lost when we text. Our partner can’t see our facial expressions or our body language, or hear how we’re voicing certain things. Without those things in place to flesh out how our partner should take something, they can fill in the gaps with awfulness and, what do you know, you’ve got an unnecessary squabble on your hands.”
May 18, 2020
If you find yourself wondering why some of your relationships have ended, it might be because you’re exhibiting some toxic behaviors.
“I used to think that life was a zero-sum game, like if someone got something, that meant I wasn’t going to get it too. If someone got a book deal, a job, had a baby, etc., I thought that meant that the cosmic muffin in the sky had given MY gift to them.”
June 17, 2020
Tiny acts of infidelity can and often do eventually lead to full-blown affairs. These are warning signs to be aware of.
“Anything done in secret from your partner is a sign you’re not doing something you believe is appropriate.”