What’s Brotopia?

What’s Brotopia?

Anyone familiar with Greek mythology knows it doesn’t turn out so well for Narcissus. So transfixed with his own beauty, Narcissus died staring at his reflection in a pond. Of course this is where we get the term narcissism, a personality disorder seeping into the...
Digital Snubbing: Lady Bird & the 6 Ways a Narcissist Leads You On

Digital Snubbing: Lady Bird & the 6 Ways a Narcissist Leads You On

  Stop for a moment, put your cell phone down and imagine this hypothetical situation. You are out on a date, you’re anxious and eager, you have had that first glass of wine. Are you or your partner guilty of phone “phubbing” or snubbing? Digressing, the etymology of...
Back to School — Screamagers and Screenagers

Back to School — Screamagers and Screenagers

Back to School Anxieties & Drama Having lived in Southern California for over 45 years, it’s always startling that school starts at the hottest time of the year. Beaches are full, vacations are fresh on everyone’s mind. It’s a time of, camps, lazy days,...
Learn the Relational Effects of “phubbing”

Learn the Relational Effects of “phubbing”

Are you a smartphone junkie? Take the quiz now! Taking a look at our relationships and how we honor the people we love and work and play with is important. Keeping that in mind, I wonder how many of us in this media conscious instant gratification world may be guilty...
Addiction Blog: Why Check Out Falling Up Book Review

Addiction Blog: Why Check Out Falling Up Book Review

Positive change in addiction recovery: Falling Up, A Memoir of Renewal (BOOK REVIEW) By: Addiction Blog| Published: February 4, 2016 CAVEAT: Falling Up: A Memoir of Renewal is not a how to book or a self-help manual. This is not a substitute for the advice of a health...