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Dreams Left Behind

Part 3 in the series on understanding procrastination.  Part of the process of ending procrastination is gaining understanding in the reasons why we put things off.  Fear of failure and fear of rejection (closed doors) can be powerful players in the realm of putting things off.  Knowing and accepting that failure and imperfection is part of […]


26 July 2014
Category:
Self Improvement
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Happiness

While people have many and varied goals that they pursue, there is an almost universal underlying goal to virtually all pursuits: the goal to be happy. People who spend a lot of time making money generally do so because they believe that the money itself will make them happy, or will guard them against things that will […]


4 July 2014
Category:
Relationships
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Honesty is the Best Policy

There is an old saying that we should always tell the truth because that way we do not have to remember what we said. It has been said that honesty is the best policy. This is especially true within the bonds of a relationship. People deserve to know where they stand with one another and on a […]


15 May 2014
Category:
Marriage
Comments: 2

Marrying the Family

They say that when you marry someone you marry their entire family. There is a lot of truth in that. In reality, you do not just have to deal with parent-in-laws; there are sibling-in-laws, their respective spouses and children, grandparents, step parents and ex-spouses too. When you marry someone you inherit that person’s good and bad. […]


24 April 2014
Category:
Domestic Violence
Comments: 1

Domestic violence

Domestic violence can be identified a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is utilized to maintain or obtain authority and power over an individual. Domestic abuse can be sexual, physical, psychological, emotional, financial, threats or actions of actions that influence another individual. Like any other situation in life, domestic abuse has stages. The stages […]


1 April 2014
Category:
Relationships
Comments: 1

Long-Distance Relationships

Long-distance relationships require effort, dedication and endurance – nothing for the faint-hearted. Now I’m not saying it´s impossible, if you’re actually both strong enough and have the same will of fighting for it, it can work. A long-distance relationship is in general a relationship that takes place when the partners are separated by a considerable […]


10 March 2014
Category:
Family
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Spring Break Ideas

    Spring break is upon us….kids love the time off, but parents may be wondering what to do that won’t break the bank! If taking a family vacation is out of the question, don’t worry. There are plenty of fun activities that will keep kids engaged and parents happy!! Spring break can be a […]


14 February 2014
Category:
Romance
Comments: 2

It’s the Simple Things

This week is Valentine’s week and most couples; married not spend a lot of money on materialistic items that eventually will fade away. Valentine’s Day is so-called the most romantic day of the year…or is it? Mention Valentine’s Day and visions of hearts, flowers, candy, fancy dinners, and dancing are sure to follow. It is […]

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