What is a parent’s job? Continue reading #51: What is a Parent’s Job?
What is my best advice for a happy marriage? Continue reading 100 Days of Journal Prompts: Day 79
How do you handle unsolicited advice? Continue reading #46: How Do You Handle Unsolicited Advice?
10 Ways to Own the Unexpected & Love the Life You Have Continue reading #38: Owning Unexpected Paths & How to Love the Single Life
One Way I’m Working on My Marriage Continue reading One Way I’m Working on My Marriage
What bridges have I burned? Do I stand by those choices? Continue reading 100 Days of Journal Prompts: Day 26
Joe and I recently had a conversation with a close friend of mine, who was curious to know if we had any thoughts on maintaining friendships through the various transitions/stages of life — particularly, how can single friends stay close together, even after one of them gets married? Between the three of us, we ended up with the following ideas, which, ultimately, apply to most friendships, because the real question is: What makes a good friendship last? Continue reading Seven Secrets To A Lasting Friendship
To be completely honest, I’m truly Americanized at heart. Growing up presented the challenge of being consistently obligated to dance, sing, and learn the language of my heritage. My dad and I didn’t always get along, and, like any self-respecting teenager, I did my best to do the exact opposite of whatever he wanted — a rebellion which I would later regret. Continue reading About Relationships, Polynesia, and Owning Who You Are