Social landmines ahead.

My counselor is very fond of telling me to increase my self-care.  Read: my counselor is sick to death of reminding me that self-care is important.  The trouble is, self-care usually feels selfISH to me. Eat better (try to control emotional binge eating, talk it out instead) Exercise (snort) Journal (does this count) Sleep Hygiene … Continue reading Social landmines ahead.


Nature versus nurture, Part II.

Last week, I waxed poetic about my feelings on the matter of Nature vs. Nurture... I think it's pretty clear that I value Nurture far more than Nature.  But, do I?  Am I simply justifying this path I'm considering in the face of mounting odds? Am I simply justifying this path I'm considering... out of … Continue reading Nature versus nurture, Part II.