Money Makeover

Life

Lesson: I have to start this article by saying I am by no means a financial or money expert by any stretch of the imagination. ๐Ÿ™‚ However, I have delved into the financial teachings and books of Dave Ramsey…

Back to School With a Game Plan!

Education

Lesson: Itโ€™s back to school time!!! Yippie! As I previously mentioned in last yearโ€™s back to school article, I really enjoy the start of a new school year! It has always been so very exciting to me and I…

Choosing Your Inner Circle

Life

This is a major life lesson I want to teach my children early in life! Lesson: Over the years, I have come to know all too well that time is so very valuable! The people we choose to spend…

Parent-Teacher Conference Tips

Education

Happy Almost Spring! Lesson: This time of year usually brings about 2nd semester Parent-Teacher Conferences for most schools. Oftentimes conferences can be a bit uncomfortable for some, especially if there is an inclination of anything negative that has to…

Helping Our Children Embrace Who They Are

Parenting

Lesson: Deanna Singh, a former colleague of my husband, recently published a childrenโ€™s book entitled I am a boy of color. Not long ago, I had the pleasure of meeting her and she spoke of her inspiration behind writing…

Gifting An Experience

Life

Lesson: Recently my husband and I were talking about options we might consider for celebrating our youngest childrenโ€™s birthdays as they get older. As we were talking, I was reminded of a young lady that I interviewed for a…

Primary Greatness

Education

I recently finished reading a book titled Primary Greatness, The 12 Levers of Success by Stephen R. Covey. I am a pretty avid reader and I read all types of books that I would consider โ€œgood readsโ€ but I…

Recipe Gallery

Home & Wellness

Lessonย : Recently I was having a hard time deciding what to cook for dinner for the upcoming week. I asked my husband for some ideas and he said, โ€œI wish you had a list I could see so I…