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WHY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS DON’T LEAVE

July 30, 2020 Sylvia Cooper 10

The worst question that anyone can ask a domestic violence victim is, “Why can’t you leave? It is very confusing to most people why domestic violence victims put up with abuse. It is not apparent to people looking in from outside, especially if they have never been involved in an abusive relationship to understand why victims stay. There is a vast number of reasons why victims stay and the most dangerous time for a victim is when they try to leave their abuser. […]

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The New Single Mom – Cesarean Section and Postpartum

June 29, 2020 Angela Mendez 1

Becoming a parent is commonly imagined to be a joyful and “natural” life event.  You should be mature enough to raise a child, it takes a village to raise them. This is especially true for a single mom. I have moments where I falter between excitement and fear. So, here’s how I coped and am still surviving in this vital new role of my life. This is my story. […]

Food

Healthier Fettuccine Alfredo

June 29, 2020 DonnaWalsifer 2

Give this recipe for a healthy Fettuccine Alfredo sauce a try, you won’t feel guilty eating something that tastes rich, but is healthier than the original. It takes approximately 30 minutes to prepare. I was able to get two pasta meals out of this recipe, each time using one pound of dry pasta, I have made this recipe several times and have frozen it for later use. Except for the vegetable broth, all ingredients are pantry basics. […]

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Education

The Power of Three

June 29, 2020 Ginger Marks 1

There is power in numbers. Whether you believe it or not, numbers play a significant role in our lives. The number three goes back to the very beginning of time; all the way back to the Triune Godhead […]

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How to know if your child is doing drugs

It’s not just drug dealers that make it available, our own medicine cabinets can be a source to get drugs. Today, doctors are prescribing FDA-approved drugs at an alarming rate, creating a generation of addicted people and that does include our children. So what can we do as parents to help navigate our children through this drug epidemic in this crucial time? […]

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Out with the old…

December 31, 2016 Meg - Beauty Expert 1

I turned to the drawer. You know the one. The product grave yard filled with free samples you are saving- (for what??) and expensive jars that you spent good money on but didn’t deliver. There is probably a pair of crusted over mascaras in there. An maybe a few color choices that didn’t make it out of the compact to your face. I hear you. You feel bad tossing it. But hear me out. Is it worth the space it is taking up in your drawer? […]