5 Love Languages: Receiving Gifts

 How do you let your loved ones know they are loved? By speaking their "love language!" Find out how to speak the love language of "Receiving Gifts" and show how deeply you love them-today! I'm sure we've all heard of The 5 Love Languages by Dr. Gary Chapman, every person has a specific way that makes them feel REALLY loved, the 5 love languages are:Words of AffirmationReceiving GiftsPhysical TouchQuality Time...more

Effective Time Out Tips

So the kids have done it again! And you have to place them in time out but do you know how to do an effective time out so that way the children are ACTUALLY learning? Well you will after you read these tips!1. Always explain why they are in time out. When you catch them disobeying, tell them as you walk them to time out, "Ok. That's enough, you are going to time out because you are not listening to mommy. So you need to take time to think about how you can start listening to mommy." ...more

Learn How To Have Positive Self-Talk

We can certainly be very hard on ourselves at times, but we need to learn how to love ourselves and be more positive!...more

Tips to Dressing Modestly and Fashionably!

Want to learn some fabulous tips for dressing modestly, professionally, and cute? Check out my video! :) Alexandrea J. Wilson is a blogger, speaker, youtube personality, radio show host and the President of the non-profit organization, The Mt. Ephraim Center....more

"Mom, there was this picture on Facebook..."

 Facebook has recently been under attack with tons of spam of inappropriate pictures, how do you talk with your kids about it? Learn some tips here...   ...more

6 Quick & Easy Ways to Calm Down...

The babies crying, your toddler is throwing up, your husband won't be home till 11pm, your mother in law is coming over, your sister just announced she's getting a divorce...there's a lot of stress in your life-how do you stay calm?Well learn just six easy tips on how to calm down and reduce stress in your life:...more

Breast Cancer Signs

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and so it's important that you take this time to get all the information you can to know about breast cancer.Breast Cancer is a scary form of cancer that happens to be about 1 in 8 women in the United States. Although there is no way to really prevent cancer from happening since we aren't quite sure what contributes to it, you can be aware of the signs that may indicate that you have it. Breast Cancer affects men and women of all ages and races; however if you're older and a woman you're more likely to have it. ...more

Are You Thinking About What You're Thinking About?

”For as he thinks in his heart, so is he.” - Proverbs 23:7  What are you thinking? Maybe you’re thinking about that fight from last night and how it’s going to ruin your whole day…  No matter what you’re thinking, do you know you have the power to change and determine your thoughts?   In Proverbs 23:7, David tells us that we have the power to change our thoughts and ultimately our attitudes about ourselves, our lives, and our day....more
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Are you Ready to Date?

I know we've all come to the time where we had to ask ourselves, are we ready to date? Whether it be for the first time ever or whether it be after a divorce, we've all had those moments where we wanted to know if we were really up for the challenge of dating.Well in my recent blog, I offered some questions that you can ask yourself to know if you're ready to take the next step and start dating.If you're a parent, these questions are great for your teenagers as well if they or you are considering allowing them to date.The first question you want to ask is:...more

Amanda Knox: Freedom From the Pain....

With the Amanda Knox case wrapping up, we have found that she is now officially free and has been acquitting of murdering her roommate back in 2007. If you haven't been following the case, Amanda Knox is an American student who was studying abroad in Italy. One disastrous night led to a conviction of murder for the then 20 year old girl and her 23 year old boyfriend. Although there was much speculation that she hadn't committed the murder, she was sentenced to 26 years in prison. ...more