Encouraging Women

Encouraging women to be the best mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally. How to find time for self-care. Tips to enhance your time with God. Ideas to help you juggle your schedule as a busy woman. Encouraging women to have positive thinking.

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How to Quickly Overcome a Failure or Loss

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Have you ever had to overcome a failure or loss in your life? It’s not an easy feat. You are not alone. Most of us have had this happen to us at one time or another. After a horrible day, you go to bed and pray the next day will be better. Many times it…

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How to Finally Trust God in Difficult Times

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Is it hard for you to trust God in difficult times? Frankly, trust does not come easily for most of us, especially when we are asked to believe in something we can’t see. But that is exactly what God requires us to do, even when it doesn’t make sense-at all. ┬áIn fact, the Bible says…

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Parenting Tips: When Your Baby Leaves Home For Good

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Is your baby leaving home soon? If not soon, one day this will happen to you. It seems like yesterday I brought mine home from the hospital. I had no idea what to do with him, and, yet, I knew how to do everything when the time came. My mother instincts kicked in the moment…

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11 Revealing Clues You Are a Hot Mess Mom

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Are you a hot mess mom? I will admit there have been phases in my life that fit this description. I don’t think I would have admitted it at the time, but looking back there were some moments. Thank goodness there are no videos. Maybe you have had days, okay, years, where you would like…

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19 Incredible Suggestions to Enhance Your Quiet Time With God

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Do you want to have an incredible quiet time with God? Perhaps you don’t have time to forge through a text written 2,000 years ago or you are just plain bored with the scriptures. Before you call my church and turn me in for blasphemy, let me tell you how I have dealt with this…

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Parental Anxiety: 7 Breakthrough Tips To Calm Yourself Down

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Are you looking for ways to get free parental anxiety? I can relate. There have been days in my life I hurt so badly for my children and no one knew. If you are like me, you are good at acting like everything is okay when it really isn’t okay. Meanwhile, you continue through the…

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School Safety: The REAL Reason For School Violence

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If you are a parent, sooner or later you are going to deal with school safety. It is a terrible subject no one really wants to talk about, yet it is becoming a weekly occurrence. The frequency of school shootings is an ugly reminder that we don’t have control. In fact, we don’t even know…

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What to Do When You Are Caught in a Toxic Relationship

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Are you caught in a toxic relationship? It doesn’t matter if you are married or dating, it can be difficult to navigate out of it. The laughter in the marriage or relationship is gone, and you are left with only anger and destruction. I have a friend who was in a toxic relationship, and it…

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Why Laughter In Marriage Is Important

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Laughter in marriage is important because you need more positive than negative interaction with each other to have a quality relationship. If you’re spending more time fighting than anything, your marriage could be in trouble. Think about the last difficult situation you had together. How did you handle it? Did you lose your temper or…

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Estranged: 3 Things You Lose When Your Family Stops Talking

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When your family stops talking everyone loses. In fact, there is collateral damage you don’t count on. Looking back, I now realize there was a trade-off when I left my family. Walking away proved to have some consequences I didn’t account for at the time. There is nothing I can do about it now but…

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