Category Archives for Living through it

Stop being a doormat

It’s no coincidence that a large percentage of those with chronic illness – or cancer have a history of being people-pleasing doormats. These are the cases you hear about where you are scratching your head in wonder over how it happened to them, of all people. They are healthy and strong. In fact, they are […]

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Stop carrying other people’s baggage

We all have baggage, it’s part of life and no one is immune. The difference is how heavy our baggage becomes and how we manage it. Personal responsibility involves carrying your own baggage because after all, you’re the one who packed that baby up through the decisions you’ve made in your life. Feeling like your […]

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Life Balance

The concept of life balance is one that is often misunderstood. When you look at it as it’s usually presented, it can certainly make you feel inadequate or doomed to be a failure for all the days of your life. Most commonly you’ll see this neat, tidy little pie chart with the sections equally sliced […]

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