How to Cut Ties From a Toxic Friend

Have you ever had a friend that just sucks the life out of you, leaving you feeling drained? I know I have. There are people out there that whether they are aware of it or not, consume all of our energy without ever replenishing or filling us back up. They are the kind of people who take, take, and take. Even when there is nothing left of you to give, they will try to take some more. These types...

The Emotionally Unavailable and Me, a Dreadful Love Story

I am trying to get to the bottom of something and I need your help. You see, its been years upon years of dating and ditching, loving and running, burning desire to, "Why does this feel like a one-way road and I'm hauling a massive load of crap with me?" I am trying to figure out, is it just me or is every guy I become attracted to emotionally unavailable? I was lying awake in bed last night...

How to Create Personal Boundaries for Yourself

Have you ever felt like people were taking advantage of your time, space, and energy? If you're feeling that way right now about someone or a certain situation in your life, it's probably time to draw the line and lay down some healthy boundaries. What are "personal boundaries" though? Well, they are the lines between what you will and will not allow into your life. Boundaries are your friend and...

Private Relationships VS Secret Ones

When you find yourself in a relationship you keep defending as a private one, you may want to ask yourself whether or not that is true and if you're just covering up the fact that it could be a secret relationship you're hiding. There are many reasons people choose to keep their relationship private, and there is nothing wrong with that, but if you're in a relationship you have to hide, you will...

20 Ways to Recover From a Toxic Relationship

Breakups are not all the same. They come at us in all forms. Some are harder than others to let go of. Unfortunately, the more unhealthy the relationship was, the harder it seems to get over-- the more time and work it takes to fully recover from. There are all types of variables that contribute to making a relationship toxic or unhealthy. Maybe the person you were dating was abusive,...