Tips and Tools

Practical Tips and tools to help you in your spiritual and personal growth journey.

Help! My Child is an Addict

By Rena Greenberg Kerry felt both relieved and devastated at the same time. She was escorting her adult son, Kevin, to the American Airlines gate at O’Hare Airport in Chicago, putting him on a plane headed for Arizona, where he…

UNconditional Dreams and Desires

By Natalie Rivera Everything we want is because we believe it will make us feel the way we desire: good, or at least better. Everything. And this is why desire has a bad reputation. Some even believe that desire is…

How to Be Patient… NOW!

By Rebecca A. Watson Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet. —Jean-Jacques Rousseau Monday came around, and I was bouncing off the walls. I couldn’t get any work done; I was so distracted. I had been waiting for this…

What If? Learning to Let Go of Regrets

By Marcia Bender There is an old saying that has no known author, “Live your life as you would have wished you had lived it as you lay dying.” At first read, this sounds rather morbid…but when you really think…

4 Ways to Stop Procrastination

By Rebecca A. Watson “Procrastination is opportunity’s assassin.”—Victor Kiam   After a nice walk on a Saturday, my friend told me she had some housework to do and was weighing her options. “I really don’t want to do it now,…

All You Love is Need: The Complete Guide to Screwing Up a Relationship

By Gregg Sanderson Are your love relationships working? If so, you’re missing out on the joys of conflict, breakup, and misery, Poor soul, is there any hope for you? Sure there is. When you’re needy, the one thing you don’t…

5 Ways to Learn from Your Mistakes

By Rena Greenberg “God wants you to make mistakes so you can learn from them,” Sidi, the Sufi Sheik from Jerusalem, explained to the crowd that had gathered to see him. “If you didn’t make mistakes, someone else would because our…

4 Steps to Goal Success

By Natalie Rivera Knowing what your goals are can be more challenging than you may think. Perhaps this is why so many people don’t set them. You may have heard that most people don’t keep their New Year’s resolutions, but…

The 3 Tips for Empowered Thriving

By Janice Carlin None of us want to just live in this world. We want to thrive! And we want to see our children thriving as well. Unfortunately, a great majority of us are not experiencing this. Instead we find…

Turning Points in Life: How to Prepare for Journeys and Work through the Process

By Kathy Rivera Wallace Do you ever feel that you have had enough? You know the feeling: when everything seems to be on cruise control and then suddenly everything seems to go awry. You lose your job the same week…