What impact do teachers make in shaping the lives of their students? Wouldn't you love to go back to an old school and let a teacher know how he or she changed your life? This teacher had that opportunity - as this former student returned to his old high school to let her know the many ways she had influenced his life to become the man that he is today!
Social media is an inescapable part of our society. But recently, research has been released that concludes there actually are negative side effects associated with social media. Many of the findings discuss how it impacts mental health; it is a joy thief that makes us sadder and more anxious.
Whether you believe in research or not, consider thefollowing 10 questions to determine if social media is stealing your joy...
How would my life change if I actually thought of each person I came into contact with as Christ—the person driving painfully slow in front of me, the checker at the grocery store who seems more interested in chatting than ringing up my items, the member of my own family with whom I can’t seem to have a conversation and not get annoyed?
Many couples get so busy they don't take time to nurture the foundation of their family – their marriage and their relationship with each other. Learn how to nurture that relationship – and one of the great ways to do that is by dating your mate.
As a parent, you have many financial responsibilities to balance, but planning for the future can help prevent unforeseen expenses from tipping your scales. Better money management today can lead to brighter financial future.
If the way to your loved one’s heart is through the stomach, there’s no better way to start off this Valentine’s Day than with a homemade breakfast prepared with love. Whether you’re whipping up a breakfast for a spouse with a sophisticated palate or trying to tempt the taste buds of your littlest loves, explore these ideas to get inspired!
Rather than slip into negative thinking about Valentine's Day, or try to deny the day altogether, I’m trying a new tactic: to view Valentine’s Day as an opportunity, rather than an obligation. Consider these possible ways to view this special day....
When Logan Kavaluskis got a surprise puppy for his birthday, the 13-year-old couldn’t hold back the tears. But not just because he’d always wanted a puppy, but also because the thoughtful gift came from his dad, Joe Kavaluskis, who’d passed away just 5 days prior.
Does it seem like no matter what you do to lose weight, the scale just won’t budge? Year after year, the battle continues, with resolutions made and resolutions broken. And according to the latest statistics, 7 out of 10 of us are in this wretched battle.
So, the big question some of us may be asking is,Why won't God let me lose weight?
We give cards, chocolates, flowers and other expressions of love on Valentine's Day - but who is the person who carries the holiday's namesake? Learn some historical insight into this "lovely" holiday.
According to a recent report, “our youngest kids [8 and under] are spending nearly 10 times as much time with their eyes glued to screens than they did in 2011.” In light of the statistics, The Los Angeles Times suggests that maybe parents have more to do with their kids’ excessive use of smartphones than they realize....