Category: Relationships

When Friends Hurt

in Friends, Relationships

What happens when a good friend hurts you?   How do you feel?  I had to deal with a situation recently where a friend was harsh (from my pers...

Life Lessons: The Benefits of Kindness

in Health, Personal Growth, Relationships

Can you remember the last time you were kind to another person?   What did you say or do to show your kindness?  Did you celebrate a special ...

People, Places and Things That Bother Me

in Book Selections, Relationships

Do you ever get frustrated, annoyed or angry with another person?   Silly question…isn’t it.  We all react to people, places or thing...

Is Peace Possible?

in Book Selections, Family, Personal Growth, Relationships

I was trying to write a post on another topic while listening to a new CD I purchased by Zade.    An impossible task…I must write about wha...

Life Lessons of a Funeral

in Friends, Relationships

This past week I’ve spent a lot of time with family.  My brother’s wife died at 66.  Family came from Maryland and Colorado, as well as wi...

Playing The Victim

in Health, Personal Growth, Relationships

Don’t we all just love to let others know how we’ve been mistreated.   Listen to the conversations around you, as well as your participati...

Closing One Year, Opening Another

in Family, Friends, Health, Relationships

It’s hard to believe another year is closing.  Don’t you find that time seems to be moving by more quickly. I do love to look back and see ...

The Compulsive Talker

in Relationships

I hold the phone far away from my ear, somehow thinking if I do this the other person will know what I’m doing and stop talking.   They don...

What Have I Learned From The Holidays

in Family, Friends, Relationships

It’s been a busy holiday season for me.    On Tuesday night, I hosted the Hanukkah Hush Hush (our version of Secret Santa) for the family....

Cleaning Out My ‘Guilt’ Closet

in Health, Personal Growth, Relationships

I don’t usually embark on the official spring-cleaning effort, but there are times when I have an urge to clean.  Lately I’ve been thinking...