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Respect Yourself By Learning to Value Who You Are

Respect yourself. These two words are so simple yet it is probably the one thing we struggle with the most. Self-respect is about loving yourself and practicing self-care. It’s about staying true to your values and not being willing to compromise when those values are challenged. It’s not being conceited or narcissistic, rather, it’s about […]

Confidence Starts Here: The Importance of Self-Respect

If you struggle with self-respect, you’re not alone. Many people struggle to respect themselves. Sadly, our lack of respect for ourselves can damage how we see ourselves and how we see the world. It can also destroy our confidence. Confidence isn’t just what’s on the outside. In reality, confidence isn’t even what people see. It’s […]

Patience: Your Ultimate Travel Companion

Summer is a time of year when people love to travel. Kids are off school, and parents often make plans to take fun family adventures. This year there are even more people traveling than in previous years. The TSA announced on July 1st that they had the highest-ever number of passengers screened in a single […]

An Important Key to Parenting Adults

As the mother of both adults and teenagers, I’m learning that parenting adults is much different than parenting my teenagers. To be honest, I have the same overall concern for both my teenagers and adults. I don’t want my children to make the same mistakes I did. I’m sure that most parents can relate. But […]

The Seven Jewish Values I Live By

There probably aren’t very many people outside of the Jewish community who are familiar with traditional Jewish values. But I believe if more people understood and applied these universal values to how they lived their lives, it would change the world. You don’t have to be Jewish to appreciate Jewish values. Especially in today’s world. […]