Co-dependency is a learned behavior that can be passed down from one generation to another. It is an emotional and behavioral condition that affects an individual’s ability to have a healthy, mutually satisfying relationship. It is also known as “relationship addiction” because people with codependency often form or maintain relationships that are one-sided, emotionally destructive and/or abusive. The disorder was first identified about ten years ago as the result of years of studying interpersonal relationships in families of alcoholics. Co-dependent behavior is learned by watching and imitating other family members who display this type of behavior.
We celebrate so many traditions that we have never taken the time to truly understand the depth of their meaning. Christmas is a complex holiday filled with commercialism, festive parties, and the shopping madness that feeds the commercial machine under the auspices of the birth of our Lord and Savior. In the rush of the … Continue reading
Happy Holidays My Angels!!! May you be blessed with the Warmth and Love that only this season brings! Allow it to fill you with joy, and calm you in peace as it propels you forward in the Abundance of all Good. May you and yours enjoy every precious moment this Holiday as it births within … Continue reading
Happy Thanksgiving My Angels! I am so very grateful and blessed by your very BEING! It is you that makes the world a sacred and loving place to behold. I seed abundance in every form into your L.I.F.E. and wish for you the most extra-ordinary experience of living. Receive the LOVE I send you this … Continue reading
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According to Wikipedia, Denial (also called abnegation) is a defense mechanism postulated by Sigmund Freud, in which a person is faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept and rejects it instead, insisting that it is not true despite what may be overwhelming evidence. The subject…