A person can’t be friendly or nice when they’re hungry. A child cannot regulate their emotions if they’re hungry or sleepy. A person can’t have a high level of self-esteem if he isn’t in a safe environment. I’m sure you’ve heard of Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Maslow's theories were focused on maximizing well-being and … Continue reading The Real Reason Behind HANGRY Explained
It Takes an Egg to Make a Hen
One of my favorite songs ever explains life so thoroughly. You can’t have something without something else. There is a price to pay for everything. To take it home with the quote above, we want to learn all these lessons about life and to grow and get better etc., but we don’t always want the … Continue reading It Takes an Egg to Make a Hen
18 Reasons Why You Are Out of Balance (And How To Fix That)
Sometimes we forget or don’t know that human beings consist of body, soul, and spirit. We might not know which parts we need to take care of. All parts need attention. When some of these are missing, we get out of balance. Body: covers the physical needs, such as: Nutritious food (not fake food, another post about … Continue reading 18 Reasons Why You Are Out of Balance (And How To Fix That)
What is a Teachable Parent?
First of all, what is a parent? The person who is taking care of the child’s health and safety, Preparing the child for life as a productive adult, and Communicating or transferring personal/cultural values. The hardest part of parenting? There is no set instruction manual when you get the baby! So what do we end up doing? … Continue reading What is a Teachable Parent?
How to be TEACHABLE or UNTEACHABLE
My embarrassing unteachable moment was when I was 18 and went to a new gym with a friend. I had no idea what I was doing with the equipment and how to do some of the exercises correctly, but that sure didn’t stop me. I was trying to do some ab crunches on the exercise … Continue reading How to be TEACHABLE or UNTEACHABLE
Prayer: Victory Over Fear
When I was growing up, prayer was a daily ritual that was checked off. At least it was for me. I know my mom had something more special, it was more personal to her, etc., but I never got that. Finally in my adult years I understood about having a relationship with my heavenly Father. … Continue reading Prayer: Victory Over Fear