Tag Archives: Love

My respect for Dr John Gottman

One of my favorite authors and experts on the subject of relationships is Dr. John Gottman. Dr. Gottman has written extensively on the subject of relationship longevity. His words are not just rhetoric, though. They are backed up by decades … Continue reading

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A beautiful weekend….

It’s a beautiful weekend here and I just wanted to share some of my blessings with my readers. I hope you take time today to soak in the beauty around you.

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Library of Birmingham

The Library of Birmingham, United Kingdom, is, according to Wikipedia, the largest free cultural center in Europe. It is located in my husband’s home town. We recently traveled from our small town of Hollister, CA to Birmingham. While we were … Continue reading

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Investing Time in Relationships, Goal Setting, and Moving Fast

┬áMy time has been heavily invested in work and relationships this past month. The first month of 2014 has been a very busy one for me. It’s sped by so quickly, and I’ve not made time to write this blog … Continue reading

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Not a New Years Resolution

This is a time of year when people are quickly falling off of their New Year’s Resolution wagons. December 31, with the glitz and glamour of a sparkling New Year’s Eve, often brings people face to face with the things … Continue reading

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Christmas Busies

Christmas busies….today is December 11th. There are 13 days until Christmas, 14 if you count today. I’ve spent the morning shopping on-line, getting those gifts ordered that I know the people on my gift list want and or need. I … Continue reading

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How Can I Tell If My Relationship Is Healthy?

How can I tell if my relationship is healthy? Relationships can be a source of much pleasure when they are healthy. They can be a source of much pain and frustration when they are unhealthy. But many relationships fall into … Continue reading

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Dealing With Stress During Holidays

Last week was a very busy, stressful, but productive week for me. As I’ve been busy, I’ve been thinking about how my clients have been doing, and wondering how they are dealing with the stress that this time of year … Continue reading

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Out Of The Blue….or Was It?

┬áThis will be a somewhat personal post. I received a telephone call yesterday…out of the blue. The caller was from the Sonoma County District Attorney’s office. He explained to me that a former partner of mine had been charged with … Continue reading

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Moving In Day

I signed my rental agreement, paid my pro-rated rent, and became an official renter of a business office this morning. This isn’t the first time I have rented office space before. I had an office in Salinas soon after I … Continue reading

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