Marriage & Relationships

Relationships Are Give And Take…Kinda

Marriage, like all other relationships are give and take in nature. I admit, sometimes you may feel like you’re doing all the giving, but the other half of your relationship may also feel like he/she is giving a lot more than you. I’ve said this before, but marriage is meshing two sets of habits, upbringings, and preferences. This is never an easy process, because it’s like shedding pieces of yourself in order to live harmoniously with the other person. (more…)

By Andriea Denise, ago
Health & Wellness

Women Who Look for Validation from Men

It is so easy for women to get caught up in basing our self-worth on the validation we receive from men. Regardless of when we were born, our entire lives were probably geared toward what kind of woman we needed to become to attract a certain man. Some girls, maybe born to a feminist mother, may have been taught to be strong and independent apart from a man. For the most part, though, women are taught to dress and act for men, and whenever they whistle or call after us, we feel good inside because we now understand that we have done well in our preparation. (more…)

By Andriea Denise, ago
Health & Wellness

Focus On the Positive

Believe it or not, there is always a positive side to every situation. Even when we can’t see it or refuse to look for it, it is there. A lot of times, people take negative happenings as a sign that they will never get the things they really want. And because of this thinking, they stop trying. (more…)

By Andriea Denise, ago