Adopting Our Kids- A Dream Come True

By Renee Ransom My husband and I met on a playground of Xi’an International School in Shaanxi, China. From our first date, we discussed our dreams for our lives, and adoption was something we both wanted. For us, having biological children was not in the cards’ or something that we wanted. We knew there are millions of kids without parents, and we could not justify bringing more into the world while many grew up in less ...
September 4th, 2017 / Editor / 0 comments

Success Tips from Warren Buffet

Warren Buffett is the third richest man in the world, with a net worth of $47 billion. Here, I shares his keys to success (one of them being that money, fame or attention is not the only way to be successful). Buffet knows all about success-- he was this century's most successful investor and also named one of the most influential people in the world by Time Magazine. Here are more words of wisdom for you: 1) Have a ...
August 26th, 2017 / Domonique Link / 2 comments

How To Stay Focused When You Feel Like Giving Up

The dedication and determination of athletes come to mind when I think about goals and life plans. When we set goals, and obstacles come our way what do we do? Just throw in the towel and move to another project or set new goals? No! We keep running towards our goals with our eyes set on the finish line like an athlete would. Can you imagine an athlete competing at the Olympics giving-up? No, they don't and the main reason ...
August 20th, 2017 / J. B Olayanju / 0 comments

3 Important Tips For Building A Blended Family

Merging families is tough work. My husband recently found himself the stepfather of two boys, and the parenting learning curve was steep for him. The US census reports that around 1300 new step-families are forming each day. If you find yourself in a blended family situation maybe some of these tips can help you out. 1. People don't blend: I personally am not a fan of the name "blended family", as it implies you can throw a ...
July 23rd, 2017 / Sara Galyon / 0 comments

How To Condition Your Mind For Success

We have a very lovely park close to our home. The park overlooks a pond . On warm days you will find people seating on the bench feeding  the ducks. Anytime these ducks see anyone approach the pond, they quickly move out of the water and approach the person expecting to be fed. In most cases, they get fed. Recently the municipal government put a notice up that no one should feed the ducks anymore for their safety. Even ...
July 17th, 2017 / Julia B. Olayanju / 3 comments