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Nellie Shani



Nellie Shani is a Counselor, Conference speaker and writer who resides in California. Her family has lived in five different countries on two continents. She has been writing articles for the last fifteen years. Her first book - Stand Your Ground - is now available on amazon.com, Barnes and Noble, and on her author's website.

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Reflections: Money

I wasn't paying much attention to the television. It created much needed background noise and I was absentmindedly flipping through a magazine until I heard a lady say “I actually wished I had ..
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Benefits Of Firm Parenting

I remember going to a restaurant with my husband and our two year old son. The waiter had brought our food and we were just settling down to enjoy a scrumptious meal when something that looked like a .
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Was This Racism?

My skin color did not really matter to me. I was living in my native country where the majority of people were the same color as me. I did not know that I was going to encounter this ugly animal up ..
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Many Memories...

November 26, 2006 brought to an abrupt end, an era riddled with valuable lessons, suspense and adventure. That is when my husband and our three children left Senegal, West Africa. Ten years is not ..
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The Benefits Of Diet And Exercise

The benefits of diet and exercise could never be over-emphasized. The overall goal should be good health. While cats have “nine lives", human beings only have one life. Whether we live a life ..
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If God Is Loving, Why All This Pain?

Could God have stopped the ghastly termination of six million Jews at the hands of Nazi Germany? Yes he could have. Did He choose to do it? No He didn't. Could God have stopped the horrific and ..
(April 19, 2010)
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Robbed Of Childhood

That our children in the 21st Century have been robbed of their childhood is a fact that does not need belaboring. With the advent of the Internet, we kissed childhood for our kids a long and tearful .
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Why Everyone Suffers Rejection

I was not surprised when he walked into my office. “Typical case", I thought to myself. At five feet, we were almost the same height as I sat on my high chair. Bad case of acne, ears that stand .
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Can A Person Change The Way They Are?

Nobody thought my brother David would ever change. He was in boarding school and my father was constantly called by the principal to discuss something terrible that David had done. The straw that ..
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Domestic Violence

Violence that is perpetrated within the walls of the home is the most devastating kind of violence that one can imagine. The word “home" should conjure up feelings of security and safety. When ..
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What To Do When Your Child Turns Into A Possessed Teenager!

I lived with the threat of just wait till she becomes a teenager! You will not recognize her!" Every year I watched her, trying to notice every minute change that came over her demeanor. I was not ..
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Increasing Metabolism to Lose Weight

I do not know where some of my belief systems grew out of, but one thing I know is that when I believe in something, it takes a “crane" to pull me away from it. My husband has tried to ..
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Mirror Mirror On The Wall

When we look at ourselves in the mirror, it is interesting how very few of us if any are pleased with what they “see. " If we are the “right height, " we will not like our nose. If we are .
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Sending Clear Messages To Teens

I knew it was going to come sooner or later. My thirteen year old was going to test his parents, to see how far he could go. Our three children have been very close to us since they were young. We ..
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Effective Listening

He stood opposite her looking into her eyes with a glazed look. Once in a while he looked away at a pretty girl passing by then went back to looking at the girl in front of him. That was what he was ..
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Teaching Obedience To Children

What does obedience really mean and how can parents teach their children to obey? According to the Oxford Dictionary, to obey means to comply with the command, direction or request of a person (in ..
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The Need To Belong

Every child born into this world, needs the assurance that he belongs to a family who wants and loves him or her. It is believed that during the first year of our lives the need to belong is very ..
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Divorce - The Pain

As her mother went to the kitchen to prepare her dinner, little fifteen month- old Sharon, holding tightly onto her lilac- colored baby blanket that was dragging on the floor, walked with unsteady ..
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