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Taming the Grocery Store Temper Tantrum

We've all seen it. A child in the grocery store screaming his or her lungs out. Sometimes it's about candy, sometimes a toy, sometimes for no reason at all. We try not to stare, feeling sorry for the .
(August 13, 2008)
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Change Him, Change Me

Don't you just hate complainers? People who constantly gripe about how bad they have it? They complain about their aches and pains, problems at work, the weather, in-laws, their marriage. Oh, wait. ..
(March 02, 2008)
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Developing Godly Friendships

When my husband and I rededicated our lives to the Lord fourteen years ago, a strange thing happened. We stopped going to bars. I quit smoking. We got our swearing under control. Because the Holy ..
(March 05, 2008)
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Spring Cleaning Our Hearts

For some reason, as soon as the sun starts shining more and the days get longer and the temperatures get warmer, many of us get a sudden burst of energy to thoroughly clean our homes. From top to ..
(March 30, 2008)
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Are You a Computer Addict?

What did people do before computers, anyway? I can't imagine! But let's be real. With the computer and internet so prevalent today, it's no wonder that many people feel they couldn't live without it. .
(March 31, 2008)
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Have You Been Kind Lately?

February 17 is national Random Acts of Kindness Day. How cool is that? This is a day set aside to think outside of yourself and do something nice for someone, without expecting anything in return. Of .
(April 15, 2008)
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Fasting Without Prayer is Just a Diet

True biblical fasting requires prayer. You can pray without fasting but you can't fast -God's way - without prayer. If you've decided to fast, here are a couple things to keep in mind: 1. Numerous ..
(April 15, 2008)
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Be Angry But Shut Up About It!

"In your anger, do not sin; when you are on your beds, search your hearts and be silent. " Psalm 4:4 You may have heard that verse quoted a thousand times. You probably know that anger in and of ..
(April 21, 2008)
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Seven Ways to De-Stress

What do moms, grandmas, students, full-time employees, self-employed, singles, married, engaged, and divorced women all have in common? Stress! Studies show that women are more likely than men to ..
(May 31, 2008)
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How Women Can Make Time For Devotions

If you're like me, you wish there were just a few more hours in the day. Between running the kids to various practices, games and lessons, being attentive to your marriage, making sure there's clean ..
(August 09, 2008)
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3 Easy Ways to Earn Money Online

If you spend much of your time surfing the Internet or simply in front of the computer, and you're looking to work from home, the good news is there are countless ways to earn money online. So before .
(June 15, 2008)
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Should Your Teen Get a Job?

My son is now fourteen (gulp) and he recently reminded me that he is now old enough to get a job (double gulp). The legal age for employment is, indeed, fourteen, although there are certain state ..
(June 15, 2008)
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Getting Paid to Shop An Overview

Paid to shop? No way! Way! Many women are discovering a great way to make money doing what they love to do most - shop! There has never been a higher demand for personal shoppers than right now. And ..
(June 22, 2008)
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Three Popular Niches For Personal Shoppers

So you want to take the plunge and become a personal shopper. Good for you! You've chosen a fun and potentially lucrative at-home career. But now you have another decision to make - which aspect of ..
(June 22, 2008)
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You Cant Out Give God

After nearly five years of trying and two miscarriages, I was pregnant. Our entire family was elated! But we already had two teen boys and money was tight. I prayed fervently that God would supply ..
(June 22, 2008)
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16 Super Science Supplements

Science. Your kids probably either love it or hate it. I know few kids who are in between. For those who love it, the suggestions in this article will thrill them to no end. And for those who would ..
(June 26, 2008)
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The Stress of Mess

Research has shown that, in some people, a messy or cluttered home can over-stimulate the brain, setting off stress signals. Messes are distracting and silently call out to us with demands that we ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Ten Terrific Godly Games For the Whole Family

Talking to our kids about our faith isn't something God simply suggests we do; He expects us to do it. Regarding the ways of God, it says in Deuteronomy 11:19: “Teach them to your children. ..
(July 06, 2008)
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Do You Date Your Mate?

I just discovered that May is National Date your Mate month. I love that! I think that every month should be dubbed, Date your Mate month, don't you? Unfortunately, though, many people wait for a ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Celebrating Moms

I love Mother's Day. And not just because I am one and it's an excuse to be pampered (although, that's nice, too!). It's more about the opportunity to celebrate my mom. Okay, so I should be ..
(July 20, 2008)
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Praying With Your Children

When my kids were little, not a bedtime would go by when my husband and I wouldn't pray with them. They would say a short prayer and then we followed with one of our own, often laying hands on them ..
(July 26, 2008)
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Getting Dressed Takes Patience

I have an odd sort of confession: it takes me forever to get dressed in the morning. I'm not talking about my jeans, sweater and socks. Those things only take a minute to throw on (unless my jeans ..
(May 01, 2008)
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How to Keep your Hostess from Canceling

When you signed on as a representative for your home party business, you probably knew what you were in for. You were aware that you'd need to stand up in front of strangers and present your products .
(April 15, 2008)
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Excuses Potential Hostesses Make for Not Hosting a Party

(And what you can say in response) Unless you're a rare exception, as a direct sales consultant in the home party plan business, you've experienced your share of excuses from potential party ..
(April 15, 2008)
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An Excuse To Goof-Off

According to Holiday Insights.com, March 22 has been set aside as National Goof-Off Day. Although the Bible warns against wasting away all of our time with fun and games (Ecc. 7:4), God also wants us .
(April 07, 2008)
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