A Day in Paris~Travel Thursday

A Day in Paris~Travel Thursday

I had the pleasure of spending the day in Paris on my vacation. It was an amazing way to spend my layover. If you have a layover of 10 hours or more, I highly recommend taking the advantage to see the city you are in. When I arrived in France at the CDG airport, I [...]

How to Move On After An Abusive Relationship

How to Move On After An Abusive Relationship

My blog this month is dedicated to all women and victims of domestic violence. This is the final post of the domestic violence series. I want to say Congratulations to anyone who has survived and over came an abusive relationship. It can be hard but it is possible. You are very fortunate that you have [...]

Why Do Victims Stay in Abusive Relationships?

Why Do Victims Stay in Abusive Relationships?

Why do victims stay? That’s the question that is asked all the time from people on the outside looking in. If it was easy to get away from an an abusive relationship DOMESTIC VIOLENCE would not be an issue that affects 1 in 4 Americans. However, there are many reasons why people stay. According to [...]

The Cycle of Domestic Violence

The Cycle of Domestic Violence

The cycle of domestic violence usually happen multiple times in a relationship. There are three important cycles to be aware of in an abusive relationship. Each cycle can vary in time and severity. One thing I have learned, if a person hit you once they will hit you again.-Domestic Cycle of Abuse. THREE CYCLES OF [...]

Know The Red Flags-Characteristics of a Domestic Violence Abuser

Know The Red Flags-Characteristics of a Domestic Violence Abuser

Always watch for red flags. If it doesn’t seem right. It isn’t right. Trust your intuition. The beginning of all relationships, you feel like you are in paradise. Its blissful. It’s fun. It’s exciting to learn new things and to see what you have in common with someone new. Spending quality time and getting to [...]

20 Domestic Violence Statistics

20 Domestic Violence Statistics

The right time is all the time to have a conversation about domestic violence.~Hotline.org Domestic Violence is an epidemic that is killing both women and men. Some are lucky to survive such as myself, however you still have to deal with the pain and scars of dealing with such a horrible relationship. No one should [...]