Are You Happy? 7 Simple Ways to Spark Your Joy

Though life circumstances can be challenging at times, it is still possible to become a happier person with these 7 tips for sparking joy in your life.

How My Divorce Effected My Eating Disorder

It's true that the compliments on my appearance were nice, but there was a dirty secret behind my trim figure. 

Book Review: Love Warrior, a Memoir by Glennon Doyle Melton

Glennon Doyle Melon tells her story The reality is that we're all a bunch of misfits when it comes to relationships.

5 Things that Totally Surprised Me About My Divorce

While I've never pretended to know everything about how a divorce would effect me, there are still some things that have totally surprised me

Why I Ignored My Own Happiness for 18 Years

For all that I don't understand about happiness, one thing I do now believe with 100% conviction is that IT MATTERS.

6 Things You Need to Know About Rebound Relationships

The time span between the end of one romantic connection and the beginning of another isn't the only factor to be considered. 


I Am Torn: Honest Ramblings on Being a Long Distant Parent

Considering that my parenting is a dominating force in my life, it shouldn't be surprising that it's on my mind again.

5 Real Life, Romantic Novels You Should Read

Try curling up with one of these relationship-themed novels next time you’re ready to lose yourself in a love story.

My 5 Biggest Fears As a Divorced Parent

I’m positive I’m not alone in these fears that I'm lacking in my parenting abilities, but they plague me nonetheless.

10 Empowering Quotes For Your Broken Heart

A broken heart can leave you feeling lonely and hopeless. Here's a collection of comforting, empowering quotes to help you recover. 

10 Movies To Watch When You

There’s nothing like losing yourself in a good film when the world is falling apart. Here’s a list of movies that either soothe or vindicate the wounded soul. 

On Becoming a Distant Parent and How I

I’ve found different definitions for what a distant parent is (and is not) but the basic idea is that I am parenting my child “from a distance.”

Book Review: Coming Apart by Daphne Rose Kingma

I can’t be doing this. Other people are cruel and crass and mean and selfish enough to walk out on their marriages. Not me. I’m a nice person.

5 Things a Road Trip Revealed About Our Relationship

There's nothing like a lengthy road trip to learn new things about each other and about our relationship in general.