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Three Signs It’s Safe to Trust Again (and Three Clues It’s Time to Run)

  By Kris Reece, Counselor, Coach, Speaker Very few would argue that trust is a key component in successful relationships. After all, isn’t honesty the best policy? And yet, if you have lived on this planet for any length of…

What Makes You Tick?

  You’re familiar with personality tests, yes? They’re nearly impossible to get away from, whether they are humorous Facebook quizzes or bestselling books offering detailed strengths analysis. While they are fun to take and can be…

7 Things You Need To Do When You're Angry

By: Kris Reece, Counselor, Author, Speaker Whether you are hot under the collar or a full blown pressure cooker, everyone feels anger.  It is the most common emotion we all share.  We can feel it from the rising of our body temperature…

Why Doesn't He Love Me?

Eddie was a charismatic, outgoing, fun-loving guy. Sheila fell in love with him from the moment he asked her to pass the sugar in the break room. Sheila couldn’t believe that someone like Eddie would be interested in a shy girl like her.…

6 Relationship Wreckers- How Many Do You Have?

By: Kris Reece, Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces Unless you are glutton for punishment, you desire to have happy, healthy relationships. But often times after we have become comfortable in a relationship, we forget that…

How Does God Want Us to Fight Against Evil People or Situations?

By Kris Reece - Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces Raise your hand if have ever had to suffer the consequences of your actions—can you give an example or two here, such as “you waited until the last minute to start a…

What Your Reactions Reveal About You

Why is it that some people react to situations with such peace and calm, while others make you wonder (or perhaps say out loud), “What is wrong with you?” We all have the same built-in defense mechanisms and they are there for a reason. They…

Why Owning Your Flaws Can Boost Your Happiness

By: Kris Reece, Author of Build a Beautiful Life Out of Broken Pieces Have you ever encountered someone who acts like they don’t do anything wrong—ever? They never admit to making mistakes and have a justification for everything that doesn’t…

3 Relationship Killers

3 Relationship Killers Whether you are married, dating, engaged or single, exclusive, monogamous, cheating or playing the field, you are in numerous relationships. You relate to people all day long—be they kids, friends, co-workers, family…

You Were Never Meant to Fit In

A sense of belonging is one of our greatest human needs.  From our earliest childhood moments, we just want to be a part of something.  We want to fit in. Think of the school-aged girl looking to be a part of the popular clique, or the young…