Saturday, December 7, 2019

When the Holidays Are Emotionally Fraught

There are many myths about how families and holidays should be. Families should love each other. Families should get along. Holidays should be fun…...

When Family Turns Thanksgiving into Weedsgiving

Mason jars of homegrown flower, plans for a “bud and breakfast,” and a pipe named Zelda: How one family holiday opened my eyes to...

Healing After Suicide

Suicide crosses all boundaries: age, race, gender, economic and social. No one is immune. Sometimes, there are no warning signs. Often, families have tried...

Why Women In Recovery Must Combat the Diet Culture

Diet culture is insidious. We spend our lives obsessed with our bodies — always wishing for a smaller shape, scrutinizing the size of the...

A Reflection of Loss in the First Year

I picked up the book The Grief Club by Melody Beattie a few days after my dad died. I had a plan for my...

The Costliest Typos Of All Time – HealthyWay

A simple typo can have massive consequences. Mistakes happen. Most of the time, they don’t really affect things in a meaningful way—you might be slightly...

How to Make Time for Friendships in Your Busy Schedule

What to expect: This article will help you enjoy and benefit from investing in your friendships, even when you’re super busy ─ which you...

How Parents Are Helping Their Young Adult Children — and Getting...

Americans, it seems, are endlessly judgmental about how people are living their lives. What changes over time are the targets of their criticism. One...

7 Ways Solo Travel Can Give You a Sense of Belonging

Last year, I set out to live one of my biggest dreams—to travel the world full time. As a writer and coach, I can...

How to Stay Focused On the Search for Inner Freedom

The terms “being present” and “living in the now” have become clichés on the spiritual path and in the nondual tradition that has become...

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Last updated: 4 Dec 2019  ~ 3 min read I once had a neighbor who was very fragile in her age. When...

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Table of ContentsI’m still learning to love winter. As a southern girl originally from Texas, I’ve had to adjust to cold weather, but I’m...

7 Shared Personality Traits Linked to Long-Term Marriage

These couples will get through any challenging situation.Every couple wants to have a healthy relationship so their marriage will last. It turns out if...

15 Beauty Treatments That Are A Total Scam – HealthyWay

We constantly see new beauty products and treatments that promise amazing results, from picture-perfect skin to waist-length, shiny hair. But the unfortunate truth is...

Insurance Coverage Parity for Mental Health Concerns Is Getting Worse

As a testament to the ineffectiveness of laws when not rigorously enforced (hello, speed limit, I’m looking at you!), the lack of enforcement on...