Treasures within the Shadows

Treasures within the Shadows

Lessons from a pregnancy and miscarriage during the COVID-19 crisis




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Trust: Easily Broken, Seemingly Impossible to Repair.

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Trust: Easily Broken and Seemingly Impossible to Repair. So, How Do You Pick Up The Pieces and Move On When It’s Gone?

Waiting for someone else to prove that you’re safe to trust again won’t help rebuild it. So, when it feels like you’ve lost it forever, where do you start? At 33, I finally stumbled across the first step in a chain reaction of events that helped me address my trust issues and move...

Shedding the Weight
Shedding the Weight

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Reconnecting with myself to re-learn my body’s love language. It might help with my acne, but could this be the key to a long-lasting, happy relationship too?

I’m officially going in to the last week of my 8 week acne challenge, and while I’d love to say I found the magic bullet, I can’t lie. If there is one thing I know now more than ever, it’s that there’s no “one size...

The Art of Compromising
The Art of Compromising

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They say compromise is the key to a happy relationship, but could it help cure my adult-onset acne?

It’s been 6 weeks now since that dark, rainy night. I sat on the couch, curled up in my favorite soft blanket, watching tv and cuddling with my dog. It was a “Netflix & chill” kinda night. Just me, enjoying time with myself, and my dog.

I was in a first-date mindset that night — the kind where you...