Therapy, Relationships, Archives

Family Drama During the Holidays

Let’s face it, no one is perfect and no family is perfect either. Add the stress of the holidays on top of it all and BOOM, you might have a mess.… Read More Family Drama During the Holidays

Therapy, Sex, Relationships

Self Love: A Moving Target Worth Hitting

Self love is a moving target. It’s the best gift we can give ourselves, but what happens when we’re running on empty? This week I’m opening up about a low moment in my life where I lost all sense of self and forgot to love myself. Samantha Heuwagen is a sex therapist, author, and activist… Read More Self Love: A Moving Target Worth Hitting

Therapy, Relationships, Feminism

How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)

Looks like things are heating up in the political world, but what can we do about it?… Read More How to Create Change in Our Political Climate (USA)

Therapy, Relationships, Archives

Strength in Tears: Dawn Among the Stars and Breaking Stereotyes

Repeat this with me: TEARS DO NOT ASK PERMISSION. I’ve worked with some amazing therapists and community members throughout my career, but recently I worked with an editor that threw me for a loop. She told me, flat out, that men do not cry and that my characters could not be strong if they cried… Read More Strength in Tears: Dawn Among the Stars and Breaking Stereotyes

Therapy, Sex, Relationships

Can I Have a Crush and a Significant Other?

Humans were not originally monogamous. Key the controversy. Jokes aside, we were not meant to be monogamous creatures. We are literally animals. Society created the idea that monogamy is the star we should be reaching for our whole lives. It’s a great star if that’s your cup of tea too. But, does being monogamous mean… Read More Can I Have a Crush and a Significant Other?

Therapy, Relationships, Archives

Self-Care: Tips and Ideas to Lead a Happy and Healthy Life

Self-Care can be a challenge in our busy lives, but finding at least 5 minutes a day can be a game changer. I sit down with Sarah Crawley to talk about what she does to take care of herself with her busy schedule. Sarah is a special guest on the blog because we’ve started working… Read More Self-Care: Tips and Ideas to Lead a Happy and Healthy Life