Faith

Faith is something we need but hard to have when life keeps throwing curve balls at us. It’s been said, and Walking Through Life As Women is no exception, that positive affirmations are at the forefront of being happy and leading a healthy life. I know there are many critics out there, I have family … Read more

Making It Happen

I’m all about making it happen but translating a dream into reality is never easy. Setting up goals, putting those goals on paper and implementing (if you know how) those goals can strip you of your energy but hopefully not your passion and vision. Sometimes getting from point A to point B can be a … Read more

Kids Are Kids Until They Aren’t

People feel teenagers are apathetic, disconnected and sometimes downright rude. After teaching for 40 years what I have observed is kids are kids. They learn from their parents and from others around them. If they are allowed to do what they want whenever they want, they do not learn the concepts of deadlines, respect, and … Read more

Positive Influence On The Younger Generation

One of the reasons for starting this blog site dedicated to empowering women is to be a positive influence (a role model) on the younger generation, specifically young women. They are our future path makers. Role models have a significant effect on the lives of young people. A role model can shape the views, ideas, … Read more

Learning Something New

Young or old, learning is a part of growing. In the first three years of our lives, we begin learning basic cognitive, verbal, social, emotional and motor skills. Being curious, we want to see, touch, eat, smell, and try everything. We have little to no fear. The world seems a very exciting place.  As we … Read more

Looking For Happiness (part 2 of the Body Image series)

I feel like I should be happier. I feel like losing 60 pounds should have made me happier. But weight loss doesn’t always equal instant happiness. I had mistakenly thought it would. I had a vision in my mind of how things would be, how I would look and how happy I would be once I made … Read more

My Spirituality

Spirituality has been defined as “the quality of being concerned with the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things”. And modern spirituality is defined as being centered on the “deepest values and meanings by which people live”. It embraces the idea of an ultimate or an alleged immaterial reality. It envisions … Read more

Procrastination

Okay, I must admit that I’m procrastinating right now because I’m thinking of all the things I would rather do instead of writing this particular blog post. I’m even thinking that I would rather write an easier blog post (about something entirely different) before finishing this one. And I think I need to turn off … Read more