When important moments happen and our parents aren't there to react or show emotion, it stings. Emotionally unavailable parents lack the ability to offer emotional support in the face of need. They aren't present when you need them. And so, you're left with a feeling of neglect where there should be attention and care.
So in preparation for all the holiday family gatherings you may be attending, we’re bringing you some witty comebacks to that awkward question.Continue reading
You have so many relationships in your life – your family, your significant others, and your friends. In my life, I have little motivation to maintain friendships these days. I haven't had great experiences with friends as a child or...Continue reading
Dealing with divorced parents as an adult can be quite a devastating experience, as the idealistic image of your childhood fractures before your eyes. Whether your parents’ marriage was rooted in conflict, or their divorce sprung out of “nowhere”, the...Continue reading