Tag: narcissistic abuse

Protons, Neutrons & Electrons, Oh My!

Hey, Happy Valentine’s Day! Every February, I am reminded of how some of us can happily live our lives for decades—totally unaware that things may not be as they seem! That is, until Life sneaks up behind us, taps us on the shoulder, and when…

It All Came Down Like A House Of Cards

Just When You Think It’s Safe To Come Out Of The Water If there’s one thing I’ve learned, it’s that you never know what will happen when you get up in the morning. I say this because just a few short years ago I was…

Yee Haw! I Wasn’t His First Rodeo

My Major Mistake Hands down, I was a very easy ‘mark’ for Mr. Cheater Pants—especially due to the fact that I wasn’t his first rodeo. Imagine that …a person who ghosts a long-term marriage having a shady side? Well, butter my biscuit! In all…

Nobody Puts Baby In A Corner

Fait Accompli – Keeping The Demons Down There are traumatic events in life, times when we feel victimized by unfeeling perpetrators. All too often, the abruptness of the cataclysm in and of itself precludes any type of rebuttal on our part. In instances of…

Honey, He Has A Boat

Schticks And Stones One of the things my ex husband always joked about was wanting a boat. It was our private humor. Everyone who knew us heard us engage in this schtick at one time or another throughout the years. Whenever we were on…

In Memory Of Little Red Riding Hood

What’s In A Name? We’ve all heard that old saying that sticks and stones will break one’s bones. Some people get all wrapped around the axle when they get called names. Boo hoo … Tito, hand me a tissue. Not me. I’m okay with…

The Devil Is In The Potato Salad: How Toxic People Are Like Rotting Potatoes

  And Insult To Potatoes Everywhere It’s a well known fact in the Low Carb & Keto communities that potatoes are anathema. It is often said that the deleterious effects of consuming potatoes can be far worse for those with insulin sensitivity than putting…