Needing Her Mother’s Love

Needing Her Mother’s Love

Being the mother of a 10 month old is both incredibly fun and also incredibly exhausting. It’s so amazing to watch her grow and learn each day, and very tiring when she’s bent on screaming just because she wants to hear her voice. One of the most incredible aspects...
Making Friends

Making Friends

Making friends as an adult is no joke. Of all the things I took for granted as a child and didn’t appreciate, the ability to easily make friends and plans is one of the ones I miss the most as an adult. Acquaintances are easy, people you see in passing, at work, at...
You Don’t Owe Anyone a Relationship

You Don’t Owe Anyone a Relationship

“He’s a nice guy, just give him a chance.” “Your standards are too high.” “You’ll have to settle sometime, because Mr. Perfect doesn’t exist.” These are some of the things people (and women in particular) are often told when they turn down the advances of a person...

Late Post for This Week…

So, I know I’m posting this a little late, and it won’t be too long of a post. My husband and I moved over the weekend from our first apartment to another unit within the same complex. We hired a moving crew on Monday and weren’t able to hook up our...

The Internet Age

One of the most amazing things about the internet is the safe and supportive communities it has provided for so many people needing to get out of abusive situations. I’ve personally known quite a few people for whom internet communities were the only sanity in...