Should kids be paid to do chores?

Should you pay your child to do something that they should already be doing?  No. Let me tell you why.   I understand paying a child for doing something extra, or rewarding them for working hard on something, but I don't think chores should be a part of that list. Learning to be responsible and... Continue Reading →

Bad Movie Night

Bad Movie Night is the best thing ever. One day Edwin mentioned that while in the Army he and his friends, had a bad movie night once a week, which immediately sounded like something I wanted to do. So we planned it for Wednesdays and made it happen. We scoured Netflix for the worst rated... Continue Reading →

The Summer of French 1

An Anecdote 3 minute read I love the French language. I think it is so beautiful end elegant. In college, you are required to take a language class. Spanish has always been very difficult for me so when I saw the opportunity to try something different, I took it. French was very fun and it... Continue Reading →

Mom Advice of the day: "Trust you spirit of discernment. If something seems a certain way... it is"

The Nail Salon

I took my boyfriend to the nail salon. You would think I learned my lesson from taking him to the massage parlor. I didn't.  So, my boyfriend wanted to treat me to a nail day. I planned on getting a manicure and pedicure but I was able to convince him to get a pedicure for... Continue Reading →

5 Reasons Why It’s Hard To Date In 2016

Loved this article by JayColby.com. Check it out !

Jay Colby

  1. Fear of failed relationships:It’s becoming common to see the people around us getting in bad relationships. It’s practically impossible to trust someone these days. We’ve all heard stories from our friends, family and colleagues being related to some sort of cheating scandal. As a result, some have major trust issues, while others might feel burdened with insecurity from their partner.
  2. Having high standards:As we grow older, we add more things to our list of what we look for. We understand what we want in personality qualities, physical attraction, values, interests, etc.This makes finding a partner tricky because each person has a certain score for his or herself to determine his or her own worth.
  3. Unknown definition of love:For some people, love is a feeling of being in the moment much more than just being loved. For others, love requires a lot of personal growth. I expound on…

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Ali and the Kindle

2 minute read My best friend Ali absolutely hated reading when we first met. Now, she can hardly put down her phones’ kindle app. She initially though that reading was unnecessary and should only be done when its required for school. And even then, she barely wanted to read the entire assignment. I introduced her... Continue Reading →

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