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3 Relationship Tips to Communicate Compassionately.

Posted on January 6, 2022
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Category: Life Lessons
 Perspective and Perception is Everything! Compassionate relationships are an art, and building healthy relationships can benefit from a conscious approach of respect and interpersonal communication skills with others. Would you like to benefit from better communication skills in your current relationships?  Today I’m diving into lessons I’ve learned through loss, as well as three relationship tips to communicate compassionately. Let’s get to it.  I was never taught how to effectively communicate either in my childhood Read More

Compassionate Relationships: 50 Years and Counting! How Does She Do It?

Posted on November 12, 2021
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People ask me how I have been able to make my relationship with my husband work for 50 years.  Let’s start by saying I don’t “make” our relationship work. It works because I’ve worked on myself correcting my emotional imbalances, negative attitudes, erroneous perspectives, negative self-talk and lack of respect. As I work on these areas, I’ve gained greater respect for myself and for my husband. I believe it doesn’t work to try and “make” a relationship work between Read More

It Started with a Strong Decision to be Healthy and Whole. No matter what…

Posted on July 27, 2021
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You may not know this about me, but I was once an overweight emotional-eater who now has plenty to share about how at 73 years old I’m able to live and love a vibrant healthy life without chronic illness or pain.  And it all started with a strong decision to be healthy and whole no matter what it took.  It’s no secret that thirty-seven years ago I reversed early symptoms of several chronic diseases by Read More

5 Steps to Reset Your Mindset for a Positive Outlook

Posted on October 20, 2020
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Category: work-life balance
Welcome back as I continue my series on how to find greater ease through the pandemic (or any difficulty!) with grace and calm.  If you’ve followed along, you’ve seen how I’ve focused on different ways to effectively use your mind to improve your life. Have you tried them? If so, let me know about your experience here: alicia@aliciasirkin.com.  Today I’m going to talk about the value of resetting your mindset for positivity. I know what Read More

3 Ways to Create Greater Peace & Calm

Posted on September 16, 2020
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Category: work-life balance
I’m so glad you’re here as I continue my series on helpful ways to ease through the pandemic with grace. Truth. Our situation may not change, yet the way in which we perceive our situation can make all the difference between failure and success, hopelessness and hope, darkness and the light. I recognize that I can choose to be positive or not, no matter what the situation. It’s a choice! How to lift yourself out Read More