Christmas is a beautiful time where the focus of the day is on family and togetherness. You can make both the lead up to Christmas and the day itself even more meaningful by creating family Christmas traditions. For those of us that celebrate Christmas, we know that the holiday season will ... Read More about Countdown to Christmas: Create family Christmas traditions
Want to know how to make friends as an adult introvert? The trick is to engineer your circumstances and environment so you’re getting to know people with whom you share either common interests or values. When you’re in school, be it elementary or college, making friends is relatively easy. ... Read More about How to make friends as an adult introvert.
Everyone needs to withdraw from the world now and again. Here you can learn how to create your own personal retreat by following some simple guidelines. What image comes to mind when you think of the words "personal retreat"? A place where you’re pampered in both body and mind? A luxurious spa ... Read More about How to create your own personal retreat.
You don't need to feel overwhelmed by Christmas. With some advance planning, it's possible to prepare for Christmas dinner with minimum stress. Growing up, Christmas was a magical time. My grandmother on my mother’s side was very much the matriarch, and the Christmas-hosting queen. Back then, ... Read More about Countdown to Christmas: How to prepare for Christmas dinner.
Want a more intentional marriage? Try For better and forever: A marriage resource for wives. It offers community, motivation and inspiration! When was the last time that you sat down with a bunch of your girlfriends and talked about your husbands? Last week? Last month? Last year, ... Read More about For better & forever: A marriage resource for wives
Mood getting you down? Try these quick ways to feel better. One of my favorite line’s from Shakespeare’s Hamlet is “there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.” The line reminds me to try and use perspective when I’m feeling bad about situations, people, or just life in ... Read More about Quick ways to feel better when you’re feeling down.
We've all heard about practicing gratitude- but how about practicing appreciation? Read on for simple, practical ways to show appreciation to your colleagues, friends and husband. When we appreciate something, we recognize its full worth. We value it and what it brings to our lives. It’s a ... Read More about Simple, practical ways to show appreciation.