PAST RELATIONSHIPS: 15+ QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE GETTING TOO SERIOUS

Let’s discuss past relationships… Besides finances, a discussion on past relationships is probably the last thing anyone wants to talk about with their new boo. However, open and transparent conversations about past relationships offer significant insight into the person you are dating and may uncover red flags for you to be aware of. In this…

EASTER: DARKNESS COMES BEFORE THE LIGHT

Easter is one of my favorite holidays of the year! I love seeing families decked out in their Sunday best! Mothers and daughters in beautiful sundresses and their gorgeous hats, while the men in the family are in sear sucker suits and bowties. Adorable!! Oh, and then there’s the Easter Egg hunts and giggling children…

15+ FINANCIAL QUESTIONS TO ASK BEFORE MARRIAGE

What is it about budding relationships…you want to know EVERYTHING about your new boo, but there is always such apprehension about asking certain questions.   You let a few months go by, asking only the superficial questions for fear that he’ll accuse you of prying or being nosy if you ask more probing questions. When…

Breastfeeding or nursing your baby.

MY BEST ALTERNATIVE TO BREASTFEEDING

Breastfeeding or nursing your baby is one of the most intimate bonding experiences of motherhood.   However, that experience which went so smoothly with my first born started off as an emotional train wreck with my daughter!! Breastfeeding is not for everyone! But many who choose (or are able) to nurse their child often enjoy…

YOUR NEGATIVE SELF-TALK NEGATIVELY AFFECTS YOUR CHILD

How is your child internalizing your negative self-talk?  As a young child, my mother demanded that I be strong and not let “them” see me cry! Now, reflecting on those moments, I am 100% certain that my determination to be strong and ultimately the strength I exhibit in life is due to my mother. I…