Moving in together before quarantine

Moving in with someone right before quarantine has been a growth experience (straight talk: challenge) for me and my relationship. We're not used to spending so much time together with lifestyle limitations, and he's not used to the Scooby song (keep reading). It got me thinking about others' relationships - people they're already living with, or people they can't be with right… Continue reading Moving in together before quarantine

Chaos at home? Restore the peace!

How are things for you at home? If they're feeling tense and chaotic, you're in good company. I've been listening and here's what many are experiencing: - constantly bouncing between good days and hard days- struggling to focus and relax with kids running around the house- loneliness due to isolation- anxiety + stress resulting in… Continue reading Chaos at home? Restore the peace!

How to stress eat when working from home

There’s something about knowing you should be rationing your food to limit trips to the grocery store that makes you want to eat more to calm your nerves. Stuck on another boring Zoom call?Eat. Drafting an article for work and stuck on the next line?Eat. Just heard another depressing statistic?Eat. It’s going to happen. You… Continue reading How to stress eat when working from home

When fear creates distance, choose LOVE

This struck me like a sack of bricks. I was going about my day, worried and anxious, unable to shake it no matter how much self-care I did. Until a moment of clarity. A thought I heard many times and fully believe echoed in my head. We're not meant to feel this way. We're meant… Continue reading When fear creates distance, choose LOVE

How to sleep better

Sleep's been disrupted for a lot of us. How about you? This week I found myself waking up in the wee hours of the morning, sometimes feeling extremely anxious. Not how I like to start my day. But overall I've been falling asleep easily and feeling well rested. Since so many of us are struggling,… Continue reading How to sleep better