Archive for the ‘Getting Along’ Category

The spirit of the season

It was so wonderful to be with family over the holidays. I caught myself several times beginning to give “helpful advice” and quickly zipped my lips. Of course the lip zipper didn’t work a few times, but I was better this year than in times past. This year I just enjoyed being with the people [...]

Getting what you want

I read an advice column yesterday. The reader was a married woman who longed for her husband to give her flowers. She asked and asked, but her husband dug in his heals and refused to even consider it. The columnist told the woman to stop being so controlling and get over it. I wanted to [...]