Are Your Kids Running Your Life

Nobody ever promised that parenting would be easy. We are caught between spoiling our children and taking away privileges for bad behavior. Apart from loving and encouraging our children, discipline is the most important parental task. While praising good behavior is...

Staying Positive When It Seems Impossible

We all know the power of positive thinking. Yet, when the going gets tough, staying positive is a challenge. Your husband lost his job, your daughter failed her exams and the car needs a new transmission. That doesn't even cover the migraine you had for days or...

Staying Positive When It Seems Impossible

We all know the power of positive thinking. Yet, when the going gets tough, staying positive is a challenge. Your husband lost his job, your daughter failed her exams and the car needs a new transmission. That doesn't even cover the migraine you had for days or...

Staying Positive When It Seems Impossible

We all know the power of positive thinking. Yet, when the going gets tough, staying positive is a challenge. Your husband lost his job, your daughter failed her exams and the car needs a new transmission. That doesn't even cover the migraine you had for days or...

Stretch Your Soul in the New Year

Christmas has touched our heart as it does every year. It is the season when people show the best of humanity. During this season we step up to the plate. At no other time are we so compelled to make donations, adopt a pet, tip the waiter and let others change lanes....

Perfectionism – The Dangerous Trap

Just when I have something figured out, along comes another how-to-article telling me how to be or do something better or even change my entire life. No matter where I turn, I am constantly reminded that I am not good enough in more ways than one. I am not smart...

Are You Fit to Love?

"Are you fit to love?" is the most important question you'll ever ask yourself. Let's face it, our relationships are extremely important. Yet, often they are the cause of pain and struggle. Single or not, societal standards convince us that we can have...

Loving Without Losing Yourself

You are in love and it feels wonderful. This love is different and you are prepared to do anything to make it last. To prevent this ship from sinking, you work hard to steer this relationship into a safe harbor. In the process you lose yourself and your romantic...