INFORMED! BLOG

April 29, 2018

About a month ago, I had a conversation with a young woman who shared with me that she was frustrated. Well, not JUST frustrated…But frustrated ENOUGH to clear up some confusion and mixed signals she had been receiving from a young man whom she had consistently been sp...

April 18, 2018

At one point in time, I used to think that having community equated to having friends. Over the past few years, I feel as if the two have become distinct and that having "community" is more desirable than having friends as one gets older, since friendship can seem elus...

April 8, 2018

There are times in our life when it's difficult to articulate what our priorities are but, usually, when something threatens to undermine what we have invested in or are working towards then we find the strength and clarity to communicate them (or there may be a specif...

April 8, 2018

For a large part of my life, I've focused on being a shoulder to cry on or support for friends and loved ones. In addition to this, I am an upholder (this means that I tend to commit to various internal and external expectations). A few years ago, after I set some pers...

April 8, 2018

I guess caregiving is something that I've been familiar with since I was a child. I didn't know there was a word for it when I was younger though.

I have an older brother that's disabled due to errors in care that occurred when it came time for my mom to give birth. D...

April 8, 2018

During the time period between graduating with my Bachelor's degree and starting graduate school, I moved home to my parent's house so that I could look for a part-time job and help with various household duties. What I didn't expect was to spend much of my time in a h...

April 8, 2018

When I was a child, there were some things that I was unable to process through because I did not have the skills or life experiences to do so effectively at that point in time. This meant that I had to wait until I was in a different circumstance or stage of life wher...

Please reload

Recent Posts

Please reload

Archive

Please reload

Tags

Please reload

©2018 BY INFORMED -EMPOWERED LIVING FOR 20 AND 30 SOMETHINGS. PROUDLY CREATED WITH WIX.COM