A Giver and A Taker

Linda: Trisha was a kind-hearted, optimistic, caring, and sensitive person. She always saw the best in others, regardless of their flaws, that in her mind sometimes caused them to act disrespectfully. She…



What’s on your priority list?

You have probably been hearing the complaint that managing the obligations of life these days is nearly impossible, given the requirements of maintaining a good relationship, secure job, solid family,…



The Courage to Love

Losing one’s mother or father at a young age, whether it’s by abandonment, parental divorce, or through death can be especially painful and has a long-term impact on many children…



Intentional Intimacy

Intimacy requires a conscious intention to make space in our busy lives for the experience. There is, after all a finite amount of time in each day and intimate experiences…



Are You Conflict-Avoidant?

Linda: It is often difficult to tell when we are doing that which does not serve our self-interest. Perhaps we have not had good role models for handling differences, and consequently…