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7 Steps to Forgiving Someone Who Broke Your Heart 6

You might find it easier to forgive if you change your mindset instead of relying on your feelings. Here’s how forgiveness works best, with inspiration from a painful family estrangement I faced, the book Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff in Love by Richard Carlson, and a sprinkle of the Psalms. Forgiveness isn’t a feeling; it’s a deliberate choice to change your mindset […]

How to Forgive Someone Who Broke Your Heart

Thoughtful Sympathy Gifts for the Loss of a Mother 4

This collection of lovely, thoughtful sympathy gift ideas to honor the loss of a mother will help you express your support and compassion to a friend, coworker, or loved one. The Willow Tree Forget Me Not is a lovely sympathy gift for a coworker or friend – all the Willow Tree figurines are so beautiful. They speak in quiet ways to heal, […]


How to Ask for What You Need in Your Relationships

These five steps will help you ask for what you need in your relationships. If you haven’t learned how to ask your partner, family member, boss, or neighbor for what you need, you’ll never feel confident and peaceful with the people in your life. After considering all the comments in 8 Signs He Doesn’t Love You the Way You Need to […]

How to Ask for What You Need in Your Relationships

How to Stop Playing Mind Games in Your Relationship 2

Learn how to stop playing mind games and start relaxing into your relationships – it’ll change everything! Here’s how to release your grip and be authentic, joyful, and peaceful with the people in your life. After I wrote 5 Examples of the Mind Games People Play in Relationships, I realized I didn’t offer any tips on how to actually stop […]

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How to Stop Thinking About Someone 4

You can find a million tips on how to stop thinking about someone, but there is only one thing that works. Here’s how to let go of those harmful thought patterns and start changing how you think, feel, and live each moment of your life. “It was clear that our relationship was damaged from the start,” says Xander on How […]

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