Learning the Value in Making Mistakes

If you were given a choice: A. Keep your life as is, with all those things you consider mistakes. B. Go back in time to erase your mistakes? Which would you choose? Before you answer, consider what would be missing … Continue reading Learning the Value in Making Mistakes

Sneak Peek at the Woman Behind AW

The About Me section of AW provides a brief summary of the woman behind the scenes. Rather, than give you with an updated summary, I thought answering some common questions will help readers get a better picture of the author … Continue reading Sneak Peek at the Woman Behind AW

How to Effectively Manage the End of a Relationship

We’re crippled by the idea of an end. The words “The End” have such finality. A divorce or separation, death or any event forcing major change can bring extreme distress. My mother says, “The only thing in life that has … Continue reading How to Effectively Manage the End of a Relationship

Special Invitation for You

Dear AW Readers, I hope this note finds you well. Thank you so much for reading the Awakened-Woman blog. Hopefully, you’re enjoying the site’s new look. Your notes have been amazing. I’m filled with gratitude to have the chance to … Continue reading Special Invitation for You

What Does Your Happiness Look Like?

Happiness means different things to different people. We all want a piece of bliss but not everyone needs the same things to obtain it. Some are lucky to have it. Others don’t know what it looks like or ever had … Continue reading What Does Your Happiness Look Like?

Whatever Happened to Our Fairytale?

Fairytales belong to Disney but somehow many women, myself included have gotten caught up in the fantasy. It’s all Disney’s fault! Ha. My childhood was filled with Snow White and Cinderella. I couldn’t get enough of the Disney Princesses. I … Continue reading Whatever Happened to Our Fairytale?

One Decision After a Breakup May Save You

“Love is a Many Splendored Thing” is not just a song. Falling in love releases endorphins that may take us on a magic carpet ride. We find ourselves excited to see the object of our affection. When the emotions are … Continue reading One Decision After a Breakup May Save You

Fun in Sin City Without Breaking Any Commandments

Las Vegas is one of the most visited cities in the United States. As an adult, a trip there can be similar to a ride on a roller coaster. It’s not a place to relax or sleep. Everything  you could … Continue reading Fun in Sin City Without Breaking Any Commandments

The 3 Tell-Tale Signs that a Relationship is Developing into a Monster Storm

A “Monster” storm is Category 5 hurricane with winds of more than 157 mph. It is ferocious having the capability to wipe out everything in its path. The destruction can be devastating to cities and communities. A relationship in peril … Continue reading The 3 Tell-Tale Signs that a Relationship is Developing into a Monster Storm

This One Change Will Help You Confront the Fear of Letting Go of a Relationship

Have you ever been in a relationship so long that you don’t know anything else? Has the guilt of walking out on someone who loves you tear you up inside?  Are you staying with a lover to avoid being alone? … Continue reading This One Change Will Help You Confront the Fear of Letting Go of a Relationship