You become like the five people you spend the most time with. Choose carefully. - Jim Rohn This year I've learned a lot about friendship and relationships in general and to be honest it's been a hard lesson! I wrote I'm Losing My Friends last year and even though I know it's just another part … Continue reading The Five Types of Girlfriends Every Woman Needs
I was engaged in 2017 and moved across the country to be with the man who I thought I was going to spend the rest of my life with. And then the relationship and with it my dreams fell apart. I had a decision to make; crumble under the weight of this crushing disappointment or learn from the experience and allow it to make me stronger and wiser.
I have hard time letting go of relationships...especially romantic relationships. And I'm not the only one. I know of countless women who stick around, hoping that the object of their affection eventually gets their ish together and falls madly in love with them. Mind you, the signs are there; he doesn't communicate consistently; he isn't … Continue reading Let Them Go
We met at this hole in the wall cafe known for its live music. The atmosphere was perfect. He was no M'Baku but good gosh was he attractive! And he was my type (physically) too. Mmm, mmm, mmmmmmm! And not only that, he was also charming and funny. The chemistry was great. We enjoyed each … Continue reading He didn’t call.
Another Mother's Day is upon us and I'd like to wish all of you wonderful women who selflessly care for your families, a fabulous day! I salute you! While Mother's Day is usually filled with love and laughter as we celebrate those special women in our lives, for some it's not such a happy day. … Continue reading A Not So Happy Mother’s Day
I once heard a preacher say, "People who are meant to stay in your life can't leave and those meant to leave, can't stay." This is the #truth. The times I've tried to resuscitate dying or dead relationships, I only made things worse and they ended up leaving anyway. Looking back, I wish I had … Continue reading I’m Losing My Friends
It’s Dr. Kelly Wood, your Balanced Living Health and Wellness expert. My mission is to help women (and a few courageous men) who may struggle with their weight and experience one or more chronic illnesses overcome their limitations and achieve total wellness and balanced living: mind,body and spirit. I do this through my blog, speaking … Continue reading I Forgive You.