Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 19, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: This has been the worst couple of years of my life. My husband lost his job. I work for a bank that is being acquired by another bank, and things have been incredibly stressful a...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I am writing to you because I am full of parental sadness and guilt and remorse. I had my daughter when I was young (19 years old), and was struggling in my relationship with her...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Apr 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
(Dr. Norquist is on vacation this Holiday weekend. We are re-running a letter published earlier in this column .) Dear Dr. Norquist: I love how good I feel when I’m newly in love with someone, my w...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: It seems that I always feel like “it’s me against the world.” It’s not that people don’t like me or are plotting against me, but it mostly feels like I’m alone. I have a few frie...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist:    My sister and I have always been close. We are four years apart (she’s younger) and we have always turned to each other for support, especially growing up in a family with an ...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I knew and expected that raising kids would be hard and I raised four of them. Somehow I thought that once they were adults and married that I’d be free of mothering responsibili...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: During this past weekend, I’ve realized that most of my workdays are not at all enjoyable and I no longer expect them to be so. I just get through the day – I endure it. I’ve for...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Mar 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I’m busy all the time. That’s what my friends say. I plan my time so I can get a lot done – very efficiently. I like being busy and getting things done. I know this is a trait th...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Feb 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: I come from a family where for the most part, everyone was kind and reasonable towards each other. I know that sounds Pollyanna but it is true. When I married last year, I assume...
Enlivening Ourselves
by Dr. Sallie Norquist
Feb 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Dr. Norquist: Recently I have been feeling like I am stuck in a lifestyle that no longer feels like me. I worked very hard to get where I am, but now it isn’t what I want. I have a successful ...