“To Love Oneself is the Beginning of a Lifelong Romance” -Oscar Wilde
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More and more often, there are times that I need to remind myself that I need a good dose of common sense. In our journey raising three active children, it’s really easy to get caught up in what society tells me they need to achieve a happy, healthy childhood.read more
For adult survivors of childhood abuse, one of the most damaging aspects of our grooming is how our abuser(s) trains us to believe we have no personal power. For those of us abused as children by a family member the lack of power is a reality.read more
When I was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), I felt as alone, ashamed, and confused about my PTSD diagnosis as I did about being raped in the first place. But I soon found out that I’d joined over half of all rape survivors with this debilitating disorder. I’d been living with PTSD for over eight years, and I found my trauma-therapist, support groups, medication, and writing therapy to help immensely in beginning my journey through healing.read more