Loving Right

In love, there is trust. Needless to say, trust is the most basic foundation of love. While it is crucial to trust the person with whom we are in love, it is equally important to trust ourselves. Love makes us feel vulnerable without being fearful or defensive. … More Loving Right

On Being a Self-Confident Teen- Part 2

Affirmations are positive and uplifting statements we say to ourselves. These are normally more effective when said aloud so that you can hear it yourself. Accept yourself as you are. Accept your weaknesses and work on them, and likewise, know your strengths. You’re not a perfect being. You have your weaknesses too, but they shouldn’t tie you down. Instead, work on your weaknesses and become a better person. Know your strengths too and be true to who you are … More On Being a Self-Confident Teen- Part 2

Things Children Need From their Parents- 1

Raising children is scary and as parents, we can get so caught up in fear we forget to have faith. Our belief in our children determines their belief in themselves. Every child needs love. All children deserve love. We can give our children too many “things” and we can award them “pleasures” they do not deserve, but these pleasures only serve to make them feel empty if they were not rightfully earned. … More Things Children Need From their Parents- 1

Choosing Your Friends

You have to be a good friend first to yourself. Hopefully, you’ll come across some friends that are like life coaches, friends that’ll always push you and keep you to the high standards you set for yourself. They are friends that speak the truth you need to hear, they encourage and empower you when needed to. They are friends that push for your success because they know they are successful too when their friends are. … More Choosing Your Friends