I recently got my dream job. I’m officially an LGBTQ advocate for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. When I describe the job to friends literally every single one says, “Wow, that job is perfect for you”. And they’re right, it is exactly the career I’ve wanted. And yet, there’s a piece of me that is sad because I miss my mom.
Your first holiday season is hard and often we have to relive that moment again and again during the first year. Add in the chaos of family and various holiday functions during this time of year and things get….awkward. So we go through 3 of the biggest types of events during this time and ways to navigate the storm. Before you head out to that work party or climb in your car to head home for the holidays, take a few minutes to hear our tips. And whatever happens, remember you’re not alone. We’re always here to chat or direct you to resources in your area. But until then, let’s hit play!