Beyond Candy and Flowers

Beyond Candy and Flowers: 5 Very Romantic Ways to Share Your Love For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day may be just another day to you or it may hold great significance. No matter what your personal feelings are toward this holiday, it’s approach is inevitable. Rather than trending with the typical sweets and roses, try giving something different this year. When you reminisce about the past, do you primarily recall gifts or memories? Most people remember …

Grief and Loss

Grief and Loss: Cope with Heartbreak, Seek Help, and Finally Heal

“He was my best friend, my everything. I just wish I could get past the heartbreak and pain to enjoy the happy memories.” “My heart aches for her every day. I still reach for her at night, but the bed is empty. I don’t know if life will ever have meaning for me again. I want her back!” “I think …

6 Relationship Goals for Busy Couples When Work Gets in the Way

6 Relationship Goals for Busy Couples When Work Gets in the Way

Lamentably, in today’s world, there is an ever greater focus on work – do it quicker, do it better. While you can certainly be proud of work well done, it may come with a hefty price tag. Your personal relationship could end up on the back burner. And if your partner’s work schedule conflicts with yours, it only adds to …

Grief police

Resist the Grief Police… Exercise Your Right to Grieve Your Own Way

“It’s been a year. Shouldn’t you be over her death by now?” “I can’t believe she’s already going out with her friends. That should tell you how much she really cared about him.” Have you ever heard statements like these? If so, you’ve had an encounter with the grief police. They’re everywhere. When you mourn the death of a beloved …

How Much Worry is Too Much Worry? Recognizing Symptoms of Anxiety

How Much Worry is Too Much Worry? Recognizing Symptoms of Anxiety

You’ve probably noticed that in this world there’s no shortage of things for you to worry about. Just watch the news and you’ll encounter plenty of concerns that may at one point or another affect your life. Have you ever worried about: Will they be laying off people at my work soon? How will this affect my finances? Will I …