Fear can be overwhelming, but it can also be our friend. When we hold a curious posture toward fear -- asking it questions rather than running from it -- we can learn more about ourselves, our values, and our needs. Fear doesn't have to be the enemy.
Setting Limits means honoring your own capacities and needs; it means showing up as your own ally. AND Setting Limits is healthy, compassionate, and important for your relationships to thrive! It can also be empowering AF! Read on for some ideas on how to determine your limits, express them, and encourage yourself when the going is hard.
If you love someone with mental health needs, you are not alone! Your supportive role is crucial and valuable, and so are you. Read on for some ideas about how to support your loved one thoughtfully while also caring for yourself.
Reminding ourselves that we can celebrate Pride any time of year by... posting a Pride 2021 blog in July! Yeah -- it's later than it was originally planned, but it's full of Alycia's reflections on being queer in the 2021 year! (Yes, that was an intentional rhyme; thanks for noticing!)
Do you find yourself constantly worrying about doing things "just right"? Does perfectionism creep into your life and block you from trying new things? Keep reading for some strategies to help soften perfectionism, build self-compassion, and expand your life!