The 10 Commandments of Not Being a “Mean Girl” ~ Thought Catalog

Dina Strada Boundaries, Empowerment, Friendship, Women Issues 0 Comments

Mean girl behavior is everywhere these days. Although we’re in the midst of the #metoo movement and there’s definitely a shift in the way women are finally supporting other women, there’s also the unfortunate reality that not everyone has jumped on the “sisters supporting sisters” bandwagon.

10 Things That Stop Us From Living a “Zen” Life~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Empowerment, Health & Wellness, Self-Care, Self-Love 0 Comments

Let’s face it…feeling zen, happy, and at peace with ourselves is not something most of us feel on a daily basis. Most people I know are struggling just to feel good as they navigate their way through life. They’re stressed, …

Why Seeing the Best in Others Often Leads to Heartbreak~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Boundaries, Breakups & Endings, Dating, Emotionally Unavailable, Empowerment, Friendship, Letting Go, Relationships & Love, Self-Love 0 Comments

About a year and a half ago, I wrote a somewhat controversial article titled “Seven Types of Men to Stay away From.” Man, reading the comments on that piece was rough. Men did not like this article and, in hindsight, …

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They Deserve True Love Even if it Means Leaving Us ~ Elephant Journal

Dina Strada Breakups & Endings, Compassion, Emotionally Unavailable, Empowerment, Forgiveness, Healing, Marriage, Relationships & Love, Self-Love, Sex & Intimacy 0 Comments

Nicholas Sparks once wrote, “You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts people you love.” This is a difficult article for me to write. But as a writer, …