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An Introspection on The Necklace

An Introspection on The Necklace

Have you read The Necklace? It’s a short story by Guy de Maupassant. It’s about Matilda Loisel who suffered from too much vanity and pride and aspiring to be more that what her station in life could afford. In our present culture, many would not see nothing wrong with that; nothing wrong with aspiring to be more that what you are, is there? It is the very same trait that drives some to succeed. While it is sound advice, “living…

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The Dove Campaign For Beauty

The Dove Campaign For Beauty

This is a compensated review from BlogHer and Dove Self-Esteem Every day is so wonderful And suddenly, i saw debris Now and then, I get insecure From all the pain, I’m so ashamed I am beautiful no matter what they say Words can’t bring me down I am beautiful in every single way Yes, words can’t bring me down So don’t you bring me down today ~Beautiful (song by Christina Aguilera) My husband used to get upset when he would…

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Communicate with your Kids & Win a $200 Visa Card!

Communicate with your Kids & Win a $200 Visa Card!

THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED And the winner is…. The winner of the $200 Visa Gift Card is DG who answered the question in her blog, The Prestigiator: How you keep the lines of communication open with your children as they grow older and gain more freedom? Well, I don’t have kids but I can say from how I was raised: 1. adhere to a regular dinner time because good conversation takes place at the table over delicious meals, 2….

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Book Review & Giveaway: Your Family Constitution by Scott Gale

Book Review & Giveaway: Your Family Constitution by Scott Gale

Parents know all about drama and meltdowns and not necessarily all from the kids. That’s what Scott Gale had when when he lost his cool on a Mother’s Day and ended up walking home for twelve miles. We’ve all have our meltdowns but we’re too embarrassed to talk about it. Scott Gale was not embarrassed by it, the experience opened his eyes and it’s the catalyst that  lead to his book, Your Family Constitution – A Modern Approach to Family…

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