• 5 Healthy Ways to Deal with Teens and Parties

    You dealt with it yourself as a teenager, and now you stand face-to-face with the one issue you’d been hoping to avoid with your own children — drinking. Until now all the parties your kids went to seemed innocent enough, but rumors of drinking at your teens’ events have been trickling into your reality. You’re […]
  • The 5 Whys of Daily Compliments

    It’s Monday morning — or any time of any day for that matter —and you find yourself feeling a little off center, a little blue or just plain “salty.” You try positively affirming your way out of that bad mood, but the best you can do is mumble a near-profanity through clenched teeth at the […]
  • 3 Gentle Ways to Help a Loved One with an Addiction

    Deep down inside you know it’s true, yet you still find yourself desperately begging God — anything — for it not to be. You’ve heard other people talking about it. You’ve even glanced at the books and articles dealing with it. But now you’re faced with it personally, and you have no idea what to […]
  • 10 romantic things you can do for your wife

    There are five days in a year when husbands have the opportunity to spoil their wives, her birthday, mother’s days (if you already have kids), Valentine’s Day, your anniversary and Christmas day. Although spoiling your wife on any given day comes highly recommended most men still struggle in coming up with creative things to do. […]
    • by Kayiba Mpoyi
    • 5 Years ago
  • 7 Reasons to Live Authentically

    “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God. […]
  • 5 Easy Steps to Parenting in the Present

    “Where has the time gone?” “I can’t believe they’re in high school already! It seems like just yesterday they were starting kindergarten.” “They grow up so fast!” If you personally have yet to utter any of these words, no doubt someone you know has. While it’s true time seems to be speeding up and life […]
  • 5 Ways to Get off the Treadmill of Life

    You know you love it! You wake up every morning thinking about it. You get in the car fantasizing about the time you’re going to spend with the only thing that truly understands you. You finally get there, lay eyes on it and sigh. Yes…the treadmill. You love it when you’re done with it but […]
  • 4 Ways to Keep Communication from Turning Sour

    Communication is like milk:  it does a body good.  But what happens if that milk sits in the refrigerator for too long and doesn’t get used?  It spoils and turns sour.  The same thing happens to communication when you stop using it. Pretty soon you’ll be constantly hearing yourself mumbling things like, “Wow, it would be […]
  • 5 Lessons You’ll Learn from Falling in Love

    Love. There’s nothing like falling in love for the first time…each time it happens. If you think back, though, to what you would consider your first “real” relationship — excluding the fifth grade crushes, the high school infatuations and the college…well, yes, excluding those experiences altogether — I’d venture to say your top five take-aways […]
  • 10 Reasons You Get a Better Education from Traveling than from College

    You know you want to. Your whole life you’ve been saying, “One of these days I’m taking a vacation, and I just may never come back!! Just watch me!” And then you follow it up with, “Well, but…” and you talk yourself right out of it…again. You’ve got a career to think about, and to […]
  • 4 Fundamentals to Starting Your Healthy Lifestyle Journey

    Ahhh yes…life. This topic has kept people scratching their heads since the beginning of time. Few understand it, and yet most have questioned it. Have you? Have you spent any amount of time wondering how you’ve gotten to this point in your life and what you can do to make it better for yourself and […]