Empowerment

A subordinate woman watches passively as life screws her over; an empowered woman gets up and does something about it.

Daddy Dearest: Not-So Anonymous

How do you want to be remembered by your family? I have put off writing this specific post for years.  Mainly out of respect for my father, a respect that is rooted more in duty than in merit.  My father succeeded in providing me with food, clothing, shelter and educational opportunities that most women from […] Read more…

What’s in Your Toolbox? Relationship Deal Breakers 101

  Is it possible to work too hard to make a relationship succeed? Here at ADNY, I’ve talked about what it takes to make a relationship work.   I’ve stressed the importance of seeing issues from your partner’s perspective and learning how to reconnect with nonverbal communication. It’s 2016.  It takes tough work to have a […] Read more…

The Golden Rule

  “You can’t reach for anything new if your hands are still full of yesterday’s junk.” – Louise Smith   What does it mean to forgive? I’m stubborn, people who know me will tell you that. So as a stubborn person I fear that forgiveness means I choose to wipe the slate clean and pretend […] Read more…

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