The Office: Toxic Relationships

Last week, I talked about the good relationships depicted in The Office. But, The Office has depicted plenty of unhealthy relationships as well. This week, I want to touch on some of those toxic relationships. MICHAEL and JAN Oh boy, Jan and Michael! This early in the series, Michael just wants to be with somebody. He wants anyone to love him and he accepts the … Continue reading The Office: Toxic Relationships

The Office, A Study in Relationships

One of my most favorite shows is The Office. It is always funny (even after years of reruns). The writers did an excellent job building and portraying real relationships, not only through the friendships that they created, but also the realistic qualities of ALL the romantic relationships throughout the series. I wanted to dissect those relationships today and show how they provide a look at … Continue reading The Office, A Study in Relationships

Be Positive?

In the last few weeks I’ve been really struggling to maintain a positive attitude about things happening in my life.  I feel like I need to try to be perpetually happy all the time, but not everything is always positive.  Don’t get me wrong, I am so grateful for most of my circumstances.  Dominic and I are both working full time and that allows us … Continue reading Be Positive?