Dealing With Other People’s Issues

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in Life Patterns | No Comments

by If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!It’s easy to get caught up in other people’s lives and frustrations. Think of the times at work when someone’s problem with a deadline becomes your problem or if someone’s in a lousy mood somehow you’re in it as […]

Talking Manipulation with Susan Gillis Chapman

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Life Patterns | No Comments

by I’ve been in many conversations this last week that were difficult. Difficult because I felt attacked, judged, and overall really misunderstood. It was like I was being thrown into a trunk and someone was shutting the lid and fastening the lock. What we say has an impact. And how we express ourselves can either […]

Talking Body Image with Melissa A. Fabello

Posted by on Jul 22, 2015 in Life Patterns | No Comments

by “The last thing I want to do right now is get into a bathing suit,” one of my friends said the other day. “I’m not feeling so good right now with all this.” Her hand gesture outlined her shape. How many times have we all said these same kinds of things, or felt the […]

On Hiding

Posted by on Jul 8, 2015 in Life Patterns | No Comments

by Looking over my millions of post it notes with ideas scribbled here and there or sayings I’ve read and want to remember I came across this one We create ourselves to hide the pain Now I don’t know if I thought of that or if I read it somewhere and jotted it down or […]