Psychology


Do Horses Heal Grief? How Equine Therapy Works

Equine therapy isn’t a new way to help with the grieving process; it’s long been known that horses can heal grief, trauma, and emotional pain. But will equine or horse therapy work for you or someone you love?

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6 Ways to Cope With Being a Foster Kid She Blossoms Tips

6 Ways to Cope With Being a Foster Kid

If you’re a foster kid – or even a foster parent – my tips for dealing with feelings of helplessness, shame, and loneliness will help you cope. It’s hard to be in foster care, even when your foster homes are supportive, your foster parents kind, and the system good to you.


What to Say and Do After Your Boyfriend’s Mom or Dad Dies

It’s hard to know what to say and do after a family member’s death – but when your boyfriend’s mom or dad dies, it’s especially painful. You want to be comforting and helpful, but you don’t know how to “be there” for your boyfriend.

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Are You Scared to Die? 6 Ways to Cope With Fear of Death

How to Live Fully When You’re Scared to Die

Death is scary because it’s unknown, dark, and sad. You are normal and healthy if you’re scared to die! But if you let your fear of dying ruin the gift of life, you’ve already started to die. In this article I share a few ideas on how to get over […]


How to be Happy When You Can’t Have Kids

Here’s the truth: there aren’t any quick tips or easy fixes for happiness in a childless life. But, my ideas on how to be happy when you can’t have kids may help you see things in a new light – especially if you haven’t chosen a childfree life. Let’s start […]

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How to Cope With an Alcoholic Brother or Sister Who Doesn't Want Help blog

How to Help an Alcoholic Sibling Who Doesn’t Want to Be Helped

Your sibling’s struggles with alcoholism leave you feeling lost, helpless, and afraid for the future of your family. These six ways to help an alcoholic brother or sister are inspired by a book called Sober Siblings, and they may give you insight into your sibling’s drinking problem. If you’re struggling to […]


7 Unexpected Ways to Stop Feeling Lonely Right Now

Trust me: you’re not the only one who is feeling lonely! Here, you’ll discover something a trillion times better than the usual tips for people living alone. I actually wrote that article a couple years ago. It’s fine and I even include the link below…but this is better 🙂 This article is […]

7 Unexpected Ways to Stop Feeling Lonely Right Now