Category Archives: Surviving Bullying

Surviving When Your Friend is a Bully

Tweet Goodness my life has changed so much since that day that I wrote a blog about my former BFF and she dumped me.  I really did not have the courage to dump her, so I took the passive/aggressive way out and wrote my feelings.  I wasn’t sure she would see it, but her daughter […]

Surviving The Mean Girls

Tweet Surviving the mean girls is a lifelong experience.  Those bratty little girls you knew in elementary school became more bratty in junior and senior high school.  They morphed into “sweet” sorority girls in college and possibly put their meanness on hold in marriage and motherhood.  That’s only temporary.   They just had distractions from […]

Surviving The Narcissist

Tweet A narcissist doesn’t know they are sick.  A narcissist thinks that they are fantastic and everyone else is – well beneath them. I was married to a narcissist and I don’t remember where my marriage vows said “in sickness and in health and that includes narcissism” because nothing in life prepares you for the […]

More Re-Exploring of The Four Agreements

Tweet Boy am I in trouble – the 2nd Agreement is “Don’t Take Anything Personally” because I take everything personally.  I do not have a hard exterior shell.  Things do not bounce off of me and land somewhere else or even on someone else. Ruiz writes that we take things personally because we agree with […]

The Testicular Connection to Cyber Bullying

Tweet I attach my blog to an application on Facebook called networkedblogs and yesterday’s blog post got a lot of attention.  I was surprised to see how much support the article got along with the status update I wrote that people placed on my Facebook page. Several comments went right to the term I avoided […]