Conflict Avoidance isn’t the Same Thing as Peacemaking

My latest true confessions are up at the Relevant Blog: http://www.relevantmagazine.com/life/conflict-avoidance-isnt-same-thing-peacemaking I recently read about a man in Georgia who has yet to find out the results of the presidential election. Seriously. Since November 9, anytime he leaves his home, he gears up with headphones and a sign around his neck asking people not to … More Conflict Avoidance isn’t the Same Thing as Peacemaking

Why I Might Stay Silent Online (And Maybe You Should Too)

This post is up today at Huffington Post -I would love for you to check it out and comment or share! Over the summer, my husband and I stole away to Guatemala for our honeymoon. After months of wedding planning and long days of coordinating schedules, trouble-shooting, and arranging every little detail, we were ready … More Why I Might Stay Silent Online (And Maybe You Should Too)

Here’s How You Can Actually Enjoy Dating

My latest post is featured up at Relevant: http://www.relevantmagazine.com/life/relationships/heres-how-you-can-actually-enjoy-dating She plopped down in the seat across from me with a heavy sigh. Two weeks, four dates yet seemingly no progress toward a significant relationship. She was putting herself out there, making good conversation and doing all the “right” things. But with Mr. Right still nowhere … More Here’s How You Can Actually Enjoy Dating