Seasonal Anxiety is when a person struggles with anxiety caused by being around their family during the Christmas Season. To be clear – this is not Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).
People pleasing is not just doing someone a favour, or being kind. It's someone who doesn't know how to say NO. People pleasers act out of a place of pain, which can cause them their happiness, health, close relationships, and their right to self-expression. Because they fail to set good boundaries, they have their own preferences or desires suppressed. They also have their own feelings suppressed.
Fathers always leave their mark on their children. A father may easily underestimate their importance in the lives of their children, especially during the first few years of their lives, when the child is naturally more drawn to the mother for food and comfort.
I bet that cancer is one of the words people fear most in this world. We are afraid of getting cancer as much as we are afraid that someone we love, might get cancer. I've seen a few family members die of cancer and I know it's not a pretty thing. It destroys lives, ending people's lives prematurely and it leaves loved ones struggling to live a normal life again.
Whenever I see a book or an article with 'the *** way of...', I immediately have my guard up. There is something about it that seems to indicate that the author seems this is the right way to do things. The world isn't so black and white or "one size fits all."
The television series Friends put a funny spin on the term and even made it popular to have OCD. Suddenly, everyone who loved cleaning, claimed they had OCD without really fully understanding the disorder.