"People say sticks and stones may break your bones, but names can never hurt you, but that's not true. Words can hurt. They hurt me. Things were said to me that I still haven't forgotten."~ Demi Lovato A few days ago, while browsing through my Instagram page, I saw a female calling out … Continue reading The Bullies: Court Of Social Media Justices (COSMJ)
“Expensive pleasures will soon bring the richest person down.”~ Stephen Richards Some time ago, my co-worker was talking about her horrible dating experiences and noted that every time she went on a date and ordered lobster, she was never asked out on a second date. She asked why a guy would take her to an … Continue reading Dating Etiquette: The Lobster Curse.
"We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves."~ Henry Ward Beecher "To be a good father and mother requires that the parents defer many of their own needs and desires in favor of the needs of their children. As a consequence of this sacrifice, conscientious parents develop a nobility of … Continue reading Parenting: All For Love
"Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential."~ Bruce Lee I've heard several people and possibly have also said this myself "If you're going to marry a … Continue reading Study that Man: Don’t Only See His Potential.
"Missing someone gets easier every day because even though you get one day further from the last time you saw them, you are one day closer to the next time you will see them."~ Mark Ebert Love is blind, hence distance should not be a barrier right? During a recent discussion, a friend outrightly stated she had no … Continue reading Long Distance Relationships: A Hassle?
"Some people are old at 18 and some are young at 90 ... time is a concept that humans created." ~ Yoko Ono Years ago, while in college, I had a guy who really liked me. We started out as friends and while I wanted us to remain in the friend zone, he wanted more … Continue reading Age: Really Just a Number
“God sometimes removes a person from your life for your protection. Don't run after them.”~ Rick Warren A few days ago, I had a conversation with a friend of mine who was in a dilemma. She has been in a relationship with a guy for four months and all was going well or so she thought. … Continue reading I’m Separated: I’m available
"God gives us people to love and things to use, not things to love and people to use..." ~Unknown I'm yet to see a pastor, (wo)man of God do what Pope Francis recently did. Pope Francis was recently gifted with a special edition Lamborghini Huracan, which sells for upwards of $200,00.00, he signed the hood of … Continue reading The Shepherd: His Flock
"I think a man and a woman, on a whole array of issues, including raising children, have differences, and then you work them through."~ Teresa Heinz How many of us asked our significant other about how s/he will raise their child? I know sometimes this might not be the first topic especially when we're filled … Continue reading Raising a Child: Your Way, My Way, Our Way
"We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give."~ Sir Winston Churchill My car radio is permanently tuned to a particular Christian radio station, WGTS 91.9 FM and it was on this station I heard of the drive-thru difference many years ago. The drive-thru difference is when you … Continue reading Act of Random Kindness: The Drive-Thru Experience