Detox: Miracle Cure or Waste of Time?

We are currently in the age of shirking Western medicine for more traditional, alternative options. There are a lot of them out there, too. I get it; people don’t trust our medical system. It’s expensive, medications cause side effects, etc. However, those who push alternative cures can be just as untrustworthy as Western doctors. It boils down to money and trust.Read More »

Empathy In Marriage

My husband and I have been together for almost 12 years. We started dating at the age of 16 and for the first seven years of our relationship we didn’t live together. This was more due to financial reasons than anything else, but we moved in together when we bought our house after our wedding.Read More »

Overlooked Victims of Domestic Abuse

*Note: In this post I will be using heterosexual relationships as the main example due to the ultimate point. However, this type of abuse is not discriminatory; it can — and does — occur in all romantic (and sometimes even platonic) relationships.

Coercive Control

Coercive control is a type of domestic abuse in which the abuser uses the following tactics to keep the victim in line:Read More »