Supporting YOU in the New Year

Happy New Year! Are you already thinking of all the things you should be doing? Do you have a list a mile long of things you want to change about YOU? Are you judging yourself a lot right now, and letting the inner monologue rattle off criticisms about how much you ate over the holidays, … Continue Reading

How to Survive Christmas Parties When You Don’t Drink Anymore

*this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. Going to a Christmas party sober is an entirely different experience. I mean, what holiday/special occasion/weekend/Monday is complete without getting hammered, right? That’s just what you DO. Yet if you are trying to quit drinking, or are new to sobriety, parties can become a very uncomfortable battle … Continue Reading

How to Survive Grief Through the Holidays

*this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. I am no stranger to death. Over the past few years, I have lost loved ones, as well as been witness as my loved ones lose, so daringly close to Christmas. It certainly weaves a new perspective on the celebrations- showing me how trivial the consumption of … Continue Reading

7 Low-Cost Easy Christmas Gifts

*this post contains affiliate links. Christmas is right around the corner and many of you crafty ladies have already started making your Christmas gifts. I used to envy you people– every year I would wait until after Thanksgiving and then I would try to brainstorm low-cost (yet high quality) gifts that I could give to … Continue Reading