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Divorce and Panic Attacks: True Story

I thought that as an adult, I was done with panic attacks. I was cocky, hadn’t had one in years, I was so obviously over them. But when your life is somehow upended, the dormant ways float back to the surface.

7 Ways Divorce is Like Childbirth

The two experiences in my life that have shown me that I am stronger than I think am: childbirth and divorce. And when you think about it, those two processes have a lot of similarities.

I Was Ghosted by My Best Mom Friend

We didn’t have a fight. Not even a heated argument. I wondered what I did to hurt her, but I was at a total loss as to what it was.

I’ll Keep Watching

My mom was the type of woman who exuded class. She got up every morning and went through the ritual of “getting ready” even when we had no plans to leave the house.

How I Became a Grown-Up

Do you want to know when you really become a grown up? It’s when you have to take care of your parent. The day you realize you’re the caregiver.

Divorce and Panic Attacks: True Story

I thought that as an adult, I was done with panic attacks. I was cocky, hadn’t had one in years, I was so obviously over them. But when your life is somehow upended, the dormant ways float back to the surface.

7 Ways Divorce is Like Childbirth

The two experiences in my life that have shown me that I am stronger than I think am: childbirth and divorce. And when you think about it, those two processes have a lot of similarities.

I Was Ghosted by My Best Mom Friend

We didn’t have a fight. Not even a heated argument. I wondered what I did to hurt her, but I was at a total loss as to what it was.

I’ll Keep Watching

My mom was the type of woman who exuded class. She got up every morning and went through the ritual of “getting ready” even when we had no plans to leave the house.

How I Became a Grown-Up

Do you want to know when you really become a grown up? It’s when you have to take care of your parent. The day you realize you’re the caregiver.