Fun Tips For Parents on Children and Money

As parents we want the best for our children, and to set the best example for them as well.  And dealing with money and saving is no different. Here are some tips to get you started: 1)  Start Early – Teach them that their piggy bank is not just a toy, but their friend, so treat […]

Today I Learned . . . Give To Give, Not To Get

We all have something that we can do for, or give, to others.  It can be time, advice, unconditional love, understanding, lessons, shared experiences, etc..  We all have something that is meaningful that someone else would be overjoyed to receive. It is so easy to give those things away.  You don’t even have to think […]

Give The Gift Of Time To Those You Love

Mom, can I borrow the car? Dad, can I have some money for the movies? Honey, what’s for dinner? The Dilemma Life is full of wanting things from people and trying to get people to do things for us. That just seems to be the way things are these days. And many of the things […]

Forgive For Your Own Growth

  Sometimes the hardest thing to do is to forgive someone. Other times the hardest thing to do is to forget. Many times the hardest thing is to do is to forgive yourself and forget. The funny thing is that forgiving and forgetting are both really important when it comes to trying to get on […]

Be Kind To Yourself – First And Foremost

Be Kind To Yourself – First And Foremost. Really?  How does that work?  It has been, at times, a foreign concept to me. I’ve been thinking about that idea since it was shared with me recently.  I actually fell asleep contemplating how it could apply in my life, and since I woke up this morning […]