Eight Things I Learned in Relationship Boot Camp

Are you perplexed by the mystery of keeping love and intimacy alive in a relationship? Are you confounded by your partner’s behavior, or in despair that the relationship you have is not the one you thought you were going to have, or even what you want? Are you feeling deflated by the ending of a

September 3rd, 2016|Happiness, Love|

You Can Be Right

An old saying in my household is that you can be “right” or you can love somebody. Translation: You can seek dominion (in a disagreement) or you can agree to disagree, and move on. You can place a higher value on getting along and honoring the other person’s position than on being “the winner.” If

December 30th, 2015|Love, Personal Growth|

Breaking the Mold

The tiniest inkling of our higher selves can awaken great courage and spawn action. A young woman's courage to claim her own independent life is beautiful and inspiring to witness. From childhood, girls all over the world are conditioned to be the caretakers, to acquiesce to the wishes of men and to put themselves last.

Love Yourself

I’ve always revered the passage in the New Testament where the apostle Mark recounts Jesus’s description of the two greatest commandments: that God is One, and that we should love God with all our beings, and second, that we should love our neighbors as we love ourselves. Regardless of religion, I think the foundation of

October 22nd, 2015|Love|