Get Up. Go For It.

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    It’s a Great Day To Be Alive. Most times, opportunities won’t come to us on a platter of gold – we need to be ready when they come. And sometimes, we need to get up and create those opportunities for ourselves. Do you have an idea that’s been burning in your mind? Don’t just sit expecting things to fall in your lap. What Should You Do? Ask for Counsel. Carry Out that purpose […]

Broken In A Minute

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“Help!!!” She Screamed as loud as her 13 year old voice could carry. “Scream all you want. We’re all alone baby”, he said with a snicker, his breath a stink of stale tobacco. She quickly realised he was right. They were alone. All alone. she wearily resigned herself to him as he tore her clothes and shoved her to the ground. She was brutalised. And forever so. He was her uncle too. Did You Know? […]

It Shouldn't Stop With Me!

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“It’s more blessed to give than to receive” How True the words of the Bible are. The Blessings that come from receiving are not necessarily material or physical, a lot of times, it’s the blessing of a Great feeling of accomplishment.   I once wrote a post that keeps resonating on my mind on this Theme and I’d like to share a few words from this Post. “In our generation, the answer to most of […]

Toot Your Horn

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I thought of the Prompt on The Daily Post on “Toot Your Horn”. I thought about my strengths and my weaknesses alike. And I came up with the Strength I believe has helped me the greatest. Persistence Today, I looked around our cyberspace for Inspiration on this strength of mine, and I came up with a few of the numerous quotes out there. As long as we are persistent in our pursuit of our deepest […]

Truly A Gift

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It’s amazing how a precious family, in spite of the devastation of a loss, can offer strength to numerous unknown people. This is the story of Natalie & Brian Morgan, whose daughter was born sleeping. As I read through the story, I just couldn’t help remembering them in my prayers. They’ve been on my mind since that time. I can’t pretend to understand this sort of pain of seeing your beautiful treasure taken away from […]

Daughters Pray – Be Still

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Be still and know that I am God. (Psalm 46:10). Dear Daughter, I know how difficult it is to remain still in the midst of chaos, confusion and troubling circumstances. Being still is the last thing you want to do! This morning, I don’t know what your situation is, I don’t know what challenges life has thrown your way… The Lord is saying to you this morning.. “Be Still!” Anytime I feel discouraged, I often encourage […]

Help! I'm The Other Woman Part 4

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“What am I doing?”, Gloria thought as she made her way to the first floor. “Lord, please help me. This shouldn’t be happening to me” “Why did Uche have to come back after so long? Why?” Gloria thought of telling her husband about how she felt. But, she couldn’t bring herself to admit all the strong emotions she felt towards Uche. “What would he think of me? I can handle this on my own. I […]

Help! I'm The Other Woman Part 3

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The week went by even more quickly than anticipated. There was just too much to do. “Thank God”, she muttered to herself as she made her way briskly to her car. “I can’t wait to get home and soak in the bath tub. What a week.” “Hello Gloria.” What was he doing by her car? She had deliberately given up her beloved parking space just to do all she could to avoid Uche. Here he […]

Help! I'm The Other Woman Part 2

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“Glow, please don’t say that. I really am very sorry for all the pain I caused you. I really tried to get in touch with you after my Masters program, but by the time I could get in touch, I was told you were already planning your wedding. I did not want to be an intruder, so I just let you be.”
“I still love you Glow.”
“You can’t love me. What about your wife?”
“I just got married to her because you were already married. It’s you I love and not her”.
“Please take me back to my office. I can’t do this”

Starting a New School – How To Help Your Child Cope in a New School

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It’s natural for anyone to be anxious about change.  Change of any kind comes with its fears and share of ‘what ifs’. This post will give you seven tips to help your child adjust well in a new school. Here is another post that will also help to ease your child back into school after the long summer break – How To Help Your Child Ease Into The New School Year. In addition to all […]