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Family Vacation

I took a family vacation to the Dominican Republic a few years ago. It ended up being more than a vacation. For my kids, it was an awakening. It was an experience that totally changed the way that they saw the world. My kids had known other cultures from the...


Quality Time

Choosing to spend quality time with family is a way of showing them how much you love them.  I like to seek opportunities, moments, and events to get away with my loved ones. When we choose to spend quality time with the people we love, we’re spending the most...


To Counsel or Not to Counsel

To counsel, or not to counsel? That is the question. I can remember years ago I had some serious anger management problems. I just knew that something was wrong with me. There was no way that a girl of my stature should have this issue, or that it should be this...