A lot of things are very different during this pregnancy compared to my first pregnany; many of which I'm sure you can relate to - i.e., lessened anxiety, heightened awareness with fetal movement. But one major difference between the two was a sparking realization that I feel quite silly about in retrospect - I did … Continue reading I give you permission, pregos
(This post isn't going to be creative content, but rather an update to bridge the gap before posting more interesting things.) Goooooooood morning, friends! As you can probably imagine, I have been extremely busy since last February (the last time I posted), but life is finally calibrating. It wasn't long after my last post that … Continue reading Look who’s back, back again!
If we are being honest with ourselves, we can get down to the meat and bones of our relationships and determine who we are not willing to lose.
We have a selfish tendency to believe that we are so easy to talk to and everyone feels comfortable talking to us, therefore, we must know it all. Even further, we believe that we understand things that we don’t. With clients, we are reminded not to use the phrase, “I understand how you feel,” because we don’t truly. Even if we did, it doesn’t make anyone feel better when they are upset.
Our group is also a very hard-working one and we are committing much more time to our work than our family at this point. This is the breaking point that separates us into two different smaller groups, one being those who are in love with their career, and the other being those who resent their work.
When I was much younger, I had an idea of how I thought that life would be once I was a “grown-up.” I think everyone does. It really doesn’t matter what background or culture that you have, you probably still thought you knew what it would be like. The funny thing is that it is … Continue reading How I Imagined Being an Adult Would Be