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Weekly Wisdom

Out of Shape

To be Out of Shape physically means to be in poor physical condition; unfit. In my forties I have noticed that it doesnt take much to get out of shape… Skip a few weeks at the gym, indulge in a few extra desserts and I suddenly find myself out of shape! And, getting back into […]

Letter to the Lord

Dear Lord, I am living in a neutral state of mind. I am neither happy or sad. This is not how I want to live. I want to live joyfully! I need my passion back! So whats stopping me? Am I the problem? Am I prohibiting myself from true fulfillment by mostly depending on myself […]

Good Intentions

Living intentionally requires mindfulness and planning. In my desire to be the “Total Woman”, I always have the best of intentions. However, some days, I don’t always do some of the things that I intended to do, while other days, I do things that I never intended on doing. Can you relate? The point in having […]

I Am Who I Am

“Who am I?” has been a question that has crossed my mind many times. I think of this when making important life decisions; when determining the kind of Wife, Mom, Sister, Friend, Woman I want to be known as, or that I want to be in a particular situation. I also ask myself “Who Are […]

God Is Like Your Skinny Jeans

Like many woman, I have a favorite pair of jeans that I love to put on when I’m at my best weight and then dread putting on when I know I haven’t been making good choices. I recall an episode of Oprah several years ago where she walked on stage sporting her size 8 Calvin Klein’s […]

$2.00 Tuesday!

I’ve come to realize that no matter how early I get up in the morning to prepare myself and to create a peaceful atmosphere in the morning, I’m still going to need to work really hard at getting my little people out of bed, dressed, fed and out the door on time for school. The […]

Yes, Lets!

Yes, Lets!  OR Yes, But… Which of the above do you say more often to your husband and children? In the original Total Woman book, Marabel has a section titled “Yes, Lets!” where she discusses how constantly challenging our husband’s thoughts and ideas can create a huge rift in the relationship. She suggests that when you […]