Mean Girl or Bully Antidote

If you spent Sunday anticipating having to deal with a certain person this week, you have a mean girl/bully situation. Mean Girls/Bullies at Work really can ruin your day. Heck, they can raise your stress just anticipating the conflict. In my previous blog, I wrote a story about…

Bullying in the Workplace, Mean Girls Syndrome, OH MY

Is Mean Girls Syndrome an official term? I thought I just made it up, but no, it is a real term.  All of us has seen or been a victim of this. Another term for this behavior is Relational Aggression (RA). Adult woman incident One day I was walking…

Hurtful people

We deal with negative and hurtful people every day. Sometimes it is really hard not to chime in yourself with self-talk. Wondering if the person is right. Sometimes the person knows your hot buttons, and it colors how you look at other people. Sometimes the person is competitive with…

What is going on?

There has been so much notable news in the last few days I have to post about it. The Congressmen shootings, The Dispatch about individuals passing out in public places due to overdoses, and women being cut off or outshouted at even Congressional hearings. What is going on in our…

Move!

The Timeless Torches  has been dancing their way across Facebook thanks to the NY Times. The WNBA’s New York Liberty has this dance squad “shaking their booty on center court” and it has gone viral. The dance team’s members ages range from over…

Ran a household Raised 8 children No Martha No wi-fi

Anne Bradstreet’s story gives an example of the many women who made a good life for themselves even though it did not initially turn out the way they thought. For all of us who are being challenged in this era of confusion, maybe we could take notes on…