Everything feels more difficult when we’re going through major transitions. Minor irritations seem bigger because our bandwidth is smaller. Whether it’s a move, change in relationship, death of a loved one, birth of a baby, illness, career or job change, it’s important to remember that the tension and negative feelings won’t last. That’s why it’s wise to save serious decisions for later. The best thing we can do is take extra care of ourselves, acknowledge and feel our emotionsĀ and, when it comes to ourselves and everyone else involved, be a little…

More forgiving.