We are approaching Valentine’s Day but this column is not about romantic ideas on how to celebrate with your spouse. I’ll let you figure that out. Rather, it’s about celebrating with your family and how traditions bind us together.
You are your own expert when it comes to your likes and needs. If you don’t listen and trust your heart, those needs will be pushed aside and you will end up stuck doing things you don’t like, possibly with people who don’t bring you joy.
I have been in denial because it isn’t logical, but I am admitting to myself, to you, and to my Savior today that I feel vulnerable and broken.