Posted in October 2008

How Men Talk, And Don’t Listen

 by: Terry leslie Men tend to perceive conversation with mates as a form of competition or challenge-like playing office politics or jockeying for position in the passing lane. When we’re asked a question, we don’t just answer – we want to give the right answer (or the right excuse). If talking turns into a debate or … Continue reading

Five Ways to Make a Marriage Click

  by: James Walsh   Novelty and gift stores still keep crystal decorations with ‘25’ embossed on         them – and there are people whose marriages last even longer. They are not the   results of forced marriages in early youth within strong cultural and religious       barriers, nor are they the result … Continue reading

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus!

by: Terry Leslie There’s no doubt about it. Men and women are wired differently. Men know this, yet they continue to use the same, ineffective tactics to try to get women. What’s even more stunning is that they are surprised when those tactics don’t work. So, just what are those differences and how do they effect … Continue reading

The Love for your Mother

From a tiny drop that becomes an embryo, the girl-child is born to be an honored part of God’s plan.  God states in the Muslim holy book, the Qur’an: “O humankind! Be conscious of your Lord Who created you from a single soul, and out of it created its mate, and out of the two … Continue reading

Discipline – Be Clear, Be Firm, Be Consistent

by: Helen Williams Children learn best by being given clear, firm and consistent direction from parents who are clear, firm and consistent in their approach.    How to Discipline Children by Being Clear:  Firstly find and maintain clarity within yourself and then follow through on simple, clear instructions. Clarify for your self what being clear means.  It … Continue reading