When was the last time you took a hard look at your drinking? More to the point, when did you last look at the effect of your drinking on your family and loved ones? Alcohol is a depressant drug, that is it slows the brain activity and dulls your perception and judgement. This means that it affects your thinking and makes you less sensitive to the needs and wants of others. Unfortunately the more you drink the more this happens, which is one reason why drinkers are often accused of being self-centred and insensitiv
By Nancy Pina, for GalTime.com why do you behave the way you do in love? how to communicate effectively in relationships When you have a spat with your guy, do you resort to the silent treatment? Maybe you pout until he caves in to your way of thinking, because that’s what always works with everyone else. Perhaps you try this tactic: fleeing the scene, refusing to engage at all ... then pretending that nothing happened once tempers cool down.
Natalie is torn up inside about what her husband Sam has been going through. Both of Sam's aging parents have had major health crises over the past year. Because his brothers live far away and Sam and Natalie live in the same town as his parents, he's been driving them both to and from doctors' visits and has been maintaining their house too.
Have you ever slowing gotten up out of bed, and noticed every muscle seems to be screaming at you? Have you ever felt the stress level in your life get so high that it feels like you have to walk on your tip toes just to keep your head above it? Perhaps you are experiencing a serious lack of nurturing touch in your life? I can just imagine that you might have thought to yourself, "I really need a good massage?" However, if you do not already have a great massage therapist on speed dial, the challenge is often finding the right fit for you and your needs.
By GalTime Ambassador, Lindsley Lowell, for GalTime.com My husband says getting me to fall in love with him was like taming a wild horse. It was love at first sight for me the moment I met him, but that didn’t stop me from driving myself insane trying to not love him. I was scared to death of letting my heart go and trusting him with it. I did not want to get hurt.
by Cathy Holloway Hill, for GalTime.com Have you convinced yourself that you will never be successful? You probably wonder why I would ask such a ridiculous question. I ask this because you could be unknowingly self-sabotaging your success every day if you tell yourself lies. Self-lies are the catalyst for self-sabotaging, self-defeating behavior and it happens every day to everyone at one point or another in our lives. The problem is that we don’t recognize and therefore we can&
By GalTime Lead Ambassador, Yakima/Tri-Cities, Jenny Tiegs, for GalTime.com how to help your relationship stand the test of time Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman have separated after 30 years of marriage. Why does it feel so sad? Maybe because, in a reality-TV world, we are so used to seeing relationships go the way of Kim Kardashian.
By Sr Editor, Jessica Ashley, for GalTime.com "Why are you so weird?" It is said with love, I swear, and it is asked nearly every day in our home. Sometimes we laugh that he got a good dose of strangeness from his dad's side of the family. And then we laugh harder and admit my genes delivered all the quirkiness he'd ever need right to him.