Positive Resolutions

Many of us start out each year by looking at ourselves and our lives and setting goals for improvement. That’s nice, but they don’t really seem to stick. According to Forbes, 55% of people keep their resolutions for less than a year, and 11% for less than a month. Action-oriented goals are more likely to be kept than avoidance-oriented goals. …

Gratitude, the Most Powerful Life Hack

Have you ever stopped and contemplated gratitude for just a moment? Think about how it makes you feel to have someone say, “thank you.” Even if all you did was hold a door open for them, those two words made something light up inside you. Today there are several countries that have a day of thanks set aside to appreciate …

An Adult is Born in a Child’s Brain

By the age of five, a motivated, skilled, capable adult has or has not been born in the brain of a child! At birth a baby has all the brain cells they will ever have, the key is the connection between them. This is what makes the brain work. This is what makes us move, think, talk, and do everything! …

It’s Not a Myth, It’s a Gift!

There is a truth that has been scientifically proven for generations that children raised in a two-parent household enjoy better lives. In today’s world, there are those who are trying to show that this truth is a myth. In reality, it is not a myth, but a gift. If you want to change the world, if you want to alter …

Is Marriage Important to a Child’s Development?

The story is told of a mother preparing a roast for Sunday dinner. She cuts a little off each end of the roast. As her daughter grows, she teaches her how to prepare the roast for Sunday dinner, cutting a little off each end. Her daughter marries and carries on the tradition of roast for Sunday dinner, cutting a little …

Preparing For a Successful Back to School

Starting a new school year can be stressful for everyone. A few moments of preparation and some fun additions to your routine can make everything go smoothly and improve everyone’s attitudes.