relationships & parenthood
The Problem with Emotionally Depending on One Person

“You’re my person.” Three words that can feel so sweet to hear, even sweeter sometimes than being told “I love you.”  Being someone’s person is not necessarily a  testimony of romantic feelings but instead a token of being essential in a number of different domains. In other words, you are utterly needed, you are a […]

relationships & parenthood
Exceptional Friends: May We Have Them, May We Be Them

The foundations of a successful friendship are arguably similar to those of any healthy relationship. Whether between parents, siblings, coworkers or lovers, our best interpersonal experiences enable us to fill our lives with growth and joy. And isn’t that what it’s all about? Unfortunately, many of us have lingering friendships which are dissatisfying or even […]