Sara Gilbert had it all, the dream marriage, the beautiful house, the aspiring career, but then everything came tumbling down when she learned her husband had a secret gambling problem, hadn't been going to work, and had gambled their family into massive debt. After struggling to save her marriage, Sara eventually realized the gambling problem wasn't going away and she chose to leave her husband, ... Read More
Alignment: A perspective on how we view others. Every person we interact with has a choice to live in alignment with their best, or divine self. As human beings we are prone to seeing the negative, to seeing lack, to making it a point to notice where people fall short. We may think that we don't like someone, but what we really don't like is their non aligned actions. If they were living ... Read More
Amanda Teixeira talks about her painful journey with infertility, the peace she found through adoption, and how she is able to choose joy despite her struggles. Amanda blogs with her husband at truegoodandbeautiful.net about money, mission, and marriage. Her unique perspective has led to her to be a guest on several podcasts and national radio shows, and she’s had articles featured on ... Read More
Why sticking a pencil in your mouth makes you happier. I was driving with my daughters in the car today and was talking to my second daughter about happiness. She's six years old and sometimes struggles to keep a positive attitude, let's put it that way. I told them about a study I read, where scientists asked some of their subjects to hold a pencil between their teeth. ... Read More
In this episode I chat with Jodi Danen, who was once an overweight stay-at-home mom who never exercised, pouring all her time and energy into her children. One day Jodi realized she wanted to do something just for herself and made the decision to get active by running a 5K with her sisters. She says,"I downloaded a couch to 5K program. I stuck with it and did it and learned that it was my boost ... Read More
This Episode: Take a bed-cation? Today I'm talking about my bed. Now, don't be afraid... this isn't X-rated. It's very much G-rated, but I have to tell you, my bed is one of my favorite places to be. I love to go there to escape from noise--from my six children. I can go in my room and lock the door. The walls of my room are a nice sage green. The comforter is white, and it reminds ... Read More
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