4 Ways to Encourage Each Other Year Round

I have to admit, I really love surprising people with acts of kindness. I’m not the best at grand gestures, but the notion of ‘surprise and delight’ is one of my core values and when the mood strikes, I love to surprise my friends and neighbors and loved ones with something special. I love toContinue reading “4 Ways to Encourage Each Other Year Round”

Controlling it all and the mental load

Jeff always said we lived in “Ashley’s World” and that I controlled everything. He was right—I did. I understood why he felt that way and why it triggered so much anger. He continually let me down any time I gave him any wiggle room, and I never felt like I could relax. I had toContinue reading “Controlling it all and the mental load”