Can Therapy Be Fun?

Can Therapy Be Fun?

Can therapy be fun? Therapy is tough work! Some people say they feel exhausted before after a counseling session. After all, it often involves talking about feelings and life events that are very difficult. At the same time, yes, it can be fun and humorous! Humor is...
3 Myths about What it Means to be Strong

3 Myths about What it Means to be Strong

There are many myths about what it means to be strong. I hear people saying, “you’re so strong” to each other often in a variety of contexts. I heard it recently when a stoic widow gave the eulogy at her husband’s funeral, when a young boy broke his ankle but didn’t...
Grieving Around the Holidays

Grieving Around the Holidays

Grieving around the holidays is the norm for many, but it’s not just humans who grieve. Jodi Picoult’s “Leaving Time” is one of my favorite books. It’s about a mother-daughter relationship where the mother is an elephant researcher. Already being a huge fan of...
Tips For The Holidays!

Tips For The Holidays!

The holidays are upon us! No matter if you celebrate Chanukah, Kwanzaa, Christmas or your own Winter Holiday like Festivus, we know that life gets hectic.  Truthfully, it’s often fun and sometimes it can also be a stressful time for all of us. We asked the...
4 tips for online dating

4 tips for online dating

Dating has changed drastically over the past generations. Although I have been dating my husband before online dating became popular, thus have never used it, I am a huge advocate for it! In the past, if we looked at married couples, most were from the same town (and...