Communicate Better in Difficult Situations

Whether in love, at work, as parents, or friends, when we understand our own and others’ personality traits and what motivates our engagement tactics, we can easily predict and overcome most of the common pitfalls in relationships by learning to communicate better. Creatures of habit don’t communicate better We are creatures of habit whether we […]

Social Relationships in a Pandemic: Remember the Cocktail Party

Can you have social relationships in a pandemic: yes, it’s possible! No, I’m not kidding. Remember when we went to parties? Remember when our social relationships didn’t require masks (and fear) first? I’m still adjusting to social relationships in a pandemic.  I’m watching shows that depict people out in public mingling and touching without gloves […]

Triggers that send us spiraling

“Carey.” Who would ever think my name would be a trigger. Just hearing the word in that tone would send me spiraling. My sister’s tone had that familiar there she goes again quality that made my face automatically snap into its ewww that smells terrible expression. Her eyes bored a hole into my forehead as […]

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How Each Archetype Feels Stress

As if one pandemic isn’t enough, stress seems to be a second one layered on top of the first.  Life is a challenge, on its best days, isn’t it? And what does that say about now? We are all impacted by the grief and unrest we feel right now. Taking control of our emotions begins […]

So you’re an Earth Archetype!

When Earth is your primary archetype, its kindness directs the way you interact with your environment. You share the gifts of empathy, unity, commitment, and devotion with the world. Earth is the feeling of wholeness that emanates from your center when you know you’ve improved someone else’s life. As a primary Earth archetype, your desire […]