Having a prodigal family member can be wearisome, especially during the holidays. The time that is supposed to be "the most wonderful time of year," seems to be incredibly stressful, exhausting, or even depressing. It can serve as a reminder of a painful past or the reality of what we have lost. Holidays, anniversaries, birthdays, … Continue reading Coping with Prodigals During the Holidays
Um. Okay...ladies. Let's get serious, here. You like a guy, you think he's interested in you, yet, you're still waiting for him to do something. Annoying, right? Men can show some clear signs that they are interested in you, but when it's time to make a move (like ask you out or get your number), … Continue reading How to Make the First Move
It's a Friday night, and you and your girlfriend decide it's time you got together and did something fun. But you don't want to do the typical dinner date! If you're struggling with brainstorming some additional options, here are a few to help get you started. Bookstore shopping. Browse the aisles, pick up books, hunt … Continue reading 10 Things to Do With Your Friends (Besides Dinner)
I have a talent for remembering people's names. But is this something you struggle with? Truth is, it's not as hard as you think. The first time I meet someone new, I always say their name back to them. "Hi, my name is Lauren," and when the other person says, "Jane," I say, "Nice to … Continue reading What’s in a Name?
I was talking with some friends a few weeks ago about the Myers-Briggs Personality Assessment, in which the results are spot on. Being a psychology minor, I find psychological assessments fascinating. Most of the time, I learn more about myself and how my personality relates to what I do in everyday life. I'm an ENFJ personality, … Continue reading Who Do You Think You Are?