Relationships

Surviving Holiday Stress By Overcoming Assigned Family Roles

Surviving Holiday Stress-Chispa Magazine

The holidays are a wonderful time of year for many of us, but they can also produce a great deal of stress. Running from store to store, managing our finances, dealing with overindulged children and communicating with parents, in-laws and stubborn family members all contribute to rising holiday stress levels. And between the in-laws, ex-laws,…

Do You Have One Of These Horrible Bosses?

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While we’d all like to have jobs where we work under someone we’re proud to call our boss, not everyone is that lucky. Despite the noble principles that a lot of businesses are founded on, bad bosses always seem to find their way into the upper echelons of a business. While people like this come…

Three Steps To Making Friends In A New Area

Amazing Steps to Take in Your Life Right Now-Chispa Magazine

Moving to a new town or city when you’re an adult can be a pretty daunting experience, especially if it’s your first time since university. Having spent decades in a place that you know like the back of your hand, and are surrounded by people you’ve formed countless strong relationships with, you’re suddenly flung into…

Special Ways To Celebrate Your High School Senior, Now

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Yes, indeed… It’s a really special time as you walk your son or daughter through their last year of high school. They will no doubt be looking forward to their senior prom and celebrating with all their friends. But, there are also some special things you can do to celebrate with your family at home, now. It’s…

Kinds of Friends That Every Woman Needs

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One of the most important and yet least understood areas of psychology is the role of friends in our lives. Most of the research on friendship focuses on children and adolescents. Rarely do researchers seriously address friendships over the majority of our lifespan. It’s not just having friends that play a critical role in our lives…

Want Your Ex Back? Here Are A Few Things You Should Do

Want Your Ex Back-Chispa Magazine

People split up for a number of reasons. Sometimes the reason might seem silly and insignificant. Sometimes, it’s due to differences you just can’t get over as a couple. If you want to get back together with your ex-boyfriend, there are a few things you should do first. There’s no rule to say you can’t…

Everything You Could Possibly Want To Know About Relationships

Start the New Year Off Right Proven Tactics to Save Your Marriage-Chispa Magazine

Relationships are complicated. They are different for every individual couple. Each couple has different ideas for the future, plans, things they want to do and places they want to go. The one thing I think everybody can agree on though, is that they want their relationship to last. Relationships don’t always last, unfortunately. They can…