How Do I Forgive My Dysfunctional Family?

A few steps to break out of the cycle. Read More

I have a knot in my stomach and I’m hoping you can help. As you may know, Christmas is right around the corner. Given that reality, I’m finishing up finals and getting ready to fly home to be with my family for Christmas. This is the problem. My relationship with my family is, to put it mildly, strained. Yet I have a plane ticket and will be going into the lion's den for a week, and I’m sick about it. How do I deal with this?

Blue Christmas

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I Chose Family Over Career. Why Do I Feel Like I Need More?

"I'm so grateful for what I have, but there is a lot of pressure to be a successful woman, and I don't feel like I am." Read More

What Not to Say to Someone Struggling With Infertility

A few well-meant, but hurtful comments to avoid saying to a couple who's struggling to get pregnant. Read More

10 Creative Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving

Just because you can't make it home for Thanksgiving doesn't mean it can't be great. Read More