Relationships

Seeking A Long Lasting Relationship Please

Dear Laura, Why am I not having any success attracting the “right” type of person to create a lasting relationship? When I do find someone and we are mutually attracted, he is not the type to enter a long term relationship. Lately I just don’t seem to be able to meet/attract anyone. Is this the ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:19:58+00:00By |

Holiday Guilt and Stress

Dear Laura, Every year for the holidays, I feel pulled in a million directions. My in-laws and my parents all expect us to make the rounds and visit them, the kids have school activities, we have work parties to attend, shopping, cooking, it just all gets to be too much! What I really want to ... Read more

2019-12-11T18:25:59+00:00By |

Dealing With An Uncomfortable Coworker

Dear Laura I work in a large office and am having trouble with a coworker “T”. This person sits near me and is constantly complaining, negative and needy. They don’t have any other friends in the office, so when “T” gravitates towards me I am at a loss as to what to do. I have ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:19:59+00:00By |

Coping With A Partner’s PTSD

Dear Laura, My husband is diagnosed as having Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, and is on several medications. I find it hard to reconcile with his condition. I don’t feel it is right to make his condition the center stage of our lives. Have I been doing the right thing? Will he eventually get better? Thank ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:00+00:00By |

Dealing With An Abusive, Disrespectful Family

Dear Laura, I am having a huge problem with my family. My family is having problems taking me seriously and respecting my boundaries. I recently gave birth a few months ago and against my expressed concerns, my relatives exposed my child to a contagious, incurable disease. When spoke up, they twisted it around and made ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:00+00:00By |

Navigating Nuclear Family With Jealous People

Dear Laura, My husband and I have been separated for almost four years now. He has lived with his girlfriend for three years and they have been having problems for some time now and are seeking counseling. He and I are great friends and he calls me almost everyday although he & don’t think we ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:01+00:00By |

Just Another Coincidence?

Dear Laura, I’m 17 years old and I have noticed that some strange things have been happening to me. My uncle died a few months ago and the night he died my cousin range my mobile screaming for help, but what’s strange is that every night I make sure I put my phone on silent ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:04+00:00By |

Can We Make Ourselves Sick?

Hi Laura, My question is…..Can we make our selves sick? My daughter in-law who has been married to my son for 8 years turned from a healthy young woman to a woman who is now on a social security disability. You name it she has it!! She is a diabetic, has lumbar spine disease, is ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:08+00:00By |

What Should You Do When A Friend Lets You Down?

Dear Laura, What should you do when a friend lets you down and doesn’t get it when you try to tell them? anon. Dear Anon., We’ve all been there and it definitely hurts. If they don’t want to listen, aren’t willing to take it in, don’t accept responsibility or don’t want to ‘get it’…then you ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:09+00:00By |

Please Explain Reincarnation More

Dear Laura, I believe in reincarnation but what about my pets? Do dogs reincarnate as dogs? Or cats as cats? Could my deceased loved ones reincarnate as my next pet or do people always reincarnate as people and dogs as dogs, etc.? If my dog dies, I was told I could ask for him to ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:09+00:00By |

Forgiving The Abusers In Your Past

Dear Laura, I am a 62 year old grandma having a terrible time forgiving my mother and sister for some awful things that happened to us in the past, including sexual abuse. They continue to dismiss my attempts to discuss things and bring them out into the open. Contact with them is full of barbs, ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:10+00:00By |

Can Objects Hold Energy?

Dear Laura, Can objects hold energy? Like furniture? — Betty F. Dear Betty, Absolutely! All objects are made up of atoms and atoms contain energy. Did you ever enter a room and feel an emotion like joy or sadness or tranquility? Even empty rooms and houses have energetic impressions. So do gardens, vehicles, stones, clothing ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:10+00:00By |

Are Animals Healers?

Dear Laura, Why do you say that animals are healers? Curious Hi Curious, great question! Because they are. Studies show that petting animals lowers blood pressure, eases depression, changes heart rates and lifts the spirit. More and more animals are becoming healing partners by being utilized as therapy animals for the elderly, ailing, children with ... Read more

2018-11-01T16:20:11+00:00By |