• Hurt Now, Heal Later

    We all experience hurt in our lives. Sometimes it’s caused by loving someone too much or not loving someone enough.  It’s a double-edged sword; by hurting others, sometimes we hurt ourselves.  Dating Can Be Scary Prior to meeting Jeff, I dated a lot. And as a result, I got hurt plenty of times.  Whenever I hear of the pain someone is going through after a bad breakup, I remember the pain I experienced years ago.  When you’re dating someone, you have the tendency to place their needs before your own.  You almost forget you exist, and when you’re back to

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  • Hurt Now, Heal Later

    We all experience hurt in our lives. Sometimes it’s caused by loving someone too much or not loving someone enough.  It’s a double-edged sword; by hurting others, sometimes we hurt ourselves.  Dating Can Be Scary Prior to meeting Jeff, I dated a lot. And as a result, I got hurt plenty of times.  Whenever I hear of the pain someone is going through after a bad breakup, I remember the pain I experienced years ago.  When you’re dating someone, you have the tendency to place their needs before your own.  You almost forget you exist, and when you’re back to

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  • Words Can Really Hurt You

    Some people don’t realize how much their actions can impact someone else. It’s even worse when they aren’t careful with how they use their words.  After finding out I was pregnant, I told my mom. She thought it was a joke. I cried. She yelled. I cried some more.  It was a mess of emotions.  I didn’t know what to do. And forget having to tell my dad! This was something my mom made me do. She didn’t want any part of it. Or so she said.  The minute I told my father his reaction was similar to my mother’s.

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  • Boston Market Celebrates #NationalNutritionMonth With Meal Combos Under 550 Calories

    This post is sponsored by Boston Market. Although I received compensation for my participation, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Drive-thru options are a blessing. Not only because they make it easier to pick up lunch when we’re running errands, but they give us a breather when we need a quick, healthy dinner our family can enjoy. For moments when we’re pressed for time, or just don’t feel like cooking at home, we pick up a family meal from Boston Market. It’s been Jeff’s go-to quick-serve restaurant since before we’ve been dating, and we even celebrated our wedding with

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  • How Friendships Compare To Flowers And Ways To Maintain Relationships

    How Friendships Compare To Flowers And Ways To Maintain Relationships

    Understanding why friendships are important is key to finding the healthy friendships characteristics you want to see in others. In this post, you will learn how friendships compare to flowers and insights into what it means to connect with others.

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