Even Though We Ain't Got Money ¦
That phrase live on love kept bringing to mind a song they played on the radio when I was a kid. I scoffed at its utter lack of common sense.
Credit Not So Priceless
Every month, we spent more than we made and our balances ballooned. But it didn't stop us from purchasing a new living room set. Who could resist? Little did we know: we were digging a financial grave.
Save or Swim
Danger: Thin Ice. Most people wouldn't risk their physical safety. So why do we ignore the signs of a financial catastrophe?
When Winter Blues Strike
All these cold, dark days getting you down? Feeling blah might have a cause you haven't thought of.
Winning at Losing
Losing weight has its ups and downs. Learn how to do it right and win at losing.
What Really Matters?
Your answer to the question of priorities can make the difference between success and failure.
A Relentless Pursuit
At the time I became Christ's, my life was consumed by feminist politics and the gay and lesbian community.
The Big Payoff
This practical plan can move you toward financial freedom.
A Financial Strategy for Life
If you're debt-free right now, practicing these rules will help you keep it that way. If you're already in debt, these principles will help you keep you from digging deeper.
Lost and Found
If you met me today, you'd never know I've struggled with a mental illness, but learning to love life again after facing tragedy was a long and painful process.
If the demands of motherhood are draining you, here are some ways to help recharge your batteries.
Safe at Home
Staying at home with the kids isn't necessarily the "easy way out" of working.
A beauty pageant contestant discovers looks aren't all they're made up to be.
Chocolate: What tastes so good going down may leave you empty.
One man's tale of traveling through anxiety and panic disorder to the other side.
The Pain of Perfectionism
Some perfectionists suffer from low self-esteem because they think they must be perfect something they can never be to like themselves.
The Perfect Family
In a world where even the best of families have problems, can there really be a "perfect family"?
The Stress of Being Superwoman
Is the title Superwoman too high and lofty for the everyday mom? These quick tips can help you utilize every minute of the day.
The Symptoms of Depression
Most people associate depression with a feeling of gloom or sadness, but there is a much more important set of symptoms to keep in mind.
Depression afflicts everyone at some point. Knowing what to expect can make it easier to address.
What Depression Is Good For
Depression can be a healing emotion. It can bring us face to face with ourselves so that we are forced to make healthier choices.
Drowning in Debt
If you can't seem to catch your financial breath, you're not alone. Sadly, millions of Americans are credit card captives.
Who Needs Counseling?
Counseling is sometimes perceived as a "last resort," rather than a valuable source of help.
A Spiritual RX for Healthy Mind and Body
A new study of bereaved spouses shows a significant link between religious faith and the ability to heal after a loss. It's just one more confirmation of the faith/health connection.
It's never too soon to start making memories with your children. For one dad, it's too late.
Fitting Kids Into a Life
We're well-versed in how to make it in the corporate world. What we need is a little advice about making it in the nursery.
Just Say No
Learning to say no even if the request is worthy is critical to a sane schedule.
Taking the time to create special moments will help cement your relationship with your children.
Though in 5- and 6-year-old language I would have never called him a "workaholic," I suppose my dad fit the description.
Though in 5- and 6-year-old language, I would have never labeled him a "workaholic," I suppose my dad fit the description.
Slow 'em Down
Days can seem too packed to even breathe when filled with carpooling, schoolwork, soccer games and other time consuming family activities.
What a New Mom Needs
When a new mother discovers her own community, she is finally able to transition into her new role as mother.
Image is Everything
A generation of Americans are ignoring their inner beauty for the pursuit of the perfect exterior.
Evaporating Family Time
It's easy to get caught up in the business of life. It's not as easy to make it up to your kids.
The Role of Goals
If the daily grind is stressing you out, maybe you ought to change your daily priorities.