Are you lonely?

I love watching House Hunters, the show that follows couples as they tour various homes before making a decision about which one to buy. Episode after episode viewers hear the same thing- “this space will be so great for entertaining friends and family!” Odd, because according to an article in “The Week,” an astonishing 50%…

When your white picket fence turns into the Berlin wall.

“Back in the old days” no one discussed their problems, you just hid them behind pretty, white picket fences.  As a kid, I cultivated a bit of a stand-offish personality- not because I wasn’t naturally social, but because I felt people would pass judgement on my less than perfect family if I allowed them through…