toxic mother

5 Signs Your Mother is Toxic

Let’s face it, the mother-daughter relationship is complicated. Most women’s relationships with their moms aren’t picture perfect. But don’t use that simple fact as an excuse to tolerate a relationship with a toxic mother that is hurting you.

 

When the very relationship that should nurture you the most is causing you pain and confusion, the effects run deep. A relationship with a toxic mother is a surefire way to lessen your self-confidence and your trust in others.

married but feel single

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day When You’re Married But Feel Single

Valentine’s Day is for sweethearts, but what happens when the thought of celebrating Valentine’s Day conjures up more disappointment than it does romance? Maybe you’re like many of the women in my counseling practice who are married but feel single and alone. In that case, the thought of Valentine’s Day can bring sadness.

 

The day is certainly not going to disappear and neither are you, so what can you do to make the most out of the day?

making quality friends

8 Surprising Reasons You Have Trouble Making Quality Friends

Gone are the days when you could run next door to the neighbor’s house, knock on the door, ask if Susie could come out and play, and instantly you were friends.

 

Granted, our requirements for our friends back then were simple: Be nice and play with me. Boy, have times changed! Now we need to schedule appointments just to talk and catch up. We have twenty things fighting for our attention and we wonder why our social life is suffering.

spiritual growth

3 Signs That God is Ready to Bless You Beyond Your Expectations

We’re taught that God is a God of blessings and He longs to bless His people. It’s easy to see God working in your life when the blessings are flowing and all is well. But what happens when you can’t seem to see any of His blessings for miles? What about when all you see is trouble, trials and calamity all around you? Does it mean that God is not at work in your life?

more than conquerors, Christian Life Coach

7 Strategies to Be More Than Conquerors

“We are more than conquerors through Christ who loved us”  Romans 8:37
 

There is one thing that all successful people have in common. It’s not money and it’s not circumstances. It’s the way they think.

 

Whether your goal is to start your own business or experience more joy in your marriage, the first step in getting what you want is thinking different—and better—thoughts.

 

One of the biggest mistakes I see people make is