Narcissist Gifts Suck

To truly give someone a good and appropriate gift it helps that you get to know what that person likes. To understand what you collect or what you enjoy doing is someone that really spends the time getting to know you. A good gift doesn’t need to be expensive just thoughtful. Narcissists are actors remember […]

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Holiday Tips for Dealing With A Narcissist

Thank you Debbie Tudor for another wonderful article submission! Stay grounded in the truth about narcissism and self- care, every day. Read books, blogs, do your journaling. List reasons why you have chosen your level of contact. Consider protected contact or no-contact as options, but don’t allow anyone to decide that for you. Accept the […]

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10 Tips to Survive the Holidays with A Toxic Family

Thank you to Amy Marlow for sharing this great article with us! Ah, the holidays: The scents of roasted turkey, apple pie, and Christmas cookies filling the air. Snuggling up in a cozy blanket, gazing dreamily into the flickering fireplace as you sip on a hot apple cider or decadent eggnog. Pretty lights, rich and […]

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Holiday Triggers and Feeling Down is not a step backwards

The holiday season is not always the most wonderful time of the year, especially for those of us that have ended relationships with a narcissist. Seeing happy people celebrating can remind us of happier times and thus bring on a wave of sadness. If your recovery has been where you are doing well and then […]

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Narcissist Gift Giving: Red Flag

Today, I want to talk about narcissists and the gift-giving patterns that they have. Narcissists don’t give gifts like normal people. When a normal person gives a gift, they generally think about the person that they are getting it for and they put thought and care and meaning behind every gift. But we have to remember […]

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