Dr. Tamika Hall joined me to talk about how she became who she is today, the joy of using your gifts (even when they are plentiful), not caring about what others think, speaking affirmations over yourself, the importance of using your “nothing”, and so much more in this JAM PACKED fireside chat.
Category: Family / Relationships
Tips and Advice for Talking to Your Kids About Self-Care and Mental Health
Kris Louis, a regular here at The Essential Creative, shares tips and advice for talking with your kids about self-care and mental health.
3 Things That Will Make Your Budget- Minded Family Trip Successful￼
The Essential Creative’s regular guest blogger Laura Pearson is back with some budget-minded foolproof measures that you can start doing long before you even leave your home.
How to Successfully Juggle a New Business as New Parents
Kris Louis is back with another great post, this time about business. We’ll let her tell you about it.
“Sometimes, life can be complicated with many new adventures hitting you at once. If you are starting a new business while introducing a newborn child to the home, then you know too well that this is the case. If you are in this situation then juggling will be necessary. You need to care for your baby but also make money to support the family. Here at The Essential Creative, we know how stressful it can be in the first few months, so we have tips that can help you care for your baby while you get your business off of the ground. “
Starving for Connection? Friendship in Today’s World
I’ve been thinking a lot about how so many of us are nurturing our online friendships more than we nurture those standing next to us crying out for help, who we can’t hear over the clicks of our fingers strutting across keyboards to type responses to people who couldn’t offer a shoulder to cry on.
A Step Ahead: Raising Financially Literate Children
Laura from Edutude.net has stopped by with another insightful post on raising financially literate children. What a time of year to start driving home lessons on good money management within our children!
Affirmations Coloring Pages
Free affirmations coloring book (not gated) for you or your family and friends. It’s been sitting on my computer and I am finally sharing it with you thanks to my Procrastination to Progress Challenge (ShellVera.com) helping me get things done this last quarter of 2021!
Back to School Survival Guide – Essential Oil Edition
It’s that time of year again when we are preparing for Back to School. Here are some tips to help you survive the next few weeks using essential oils.
24 Tips for Cooking and Entertaining During Warm Months
Just in time for the last month of summer, here are some tips for warm weather cooking and entertaining.
An Invitation to Keep Going – Naked and Exposed: The Showcase (Only Up From Here)- July 17th at 7 pm EST
Naked and Exposed: The Showcase is a 2-Hour Live Event journeying through worship and spoken-word pieces relevant to the theme crafted to uplift and encourage us to keep going in our journeys.
The Power of the Past Year: Reset
2020 brought with it many terrible times and changes, but it also provided us a chance to reset our default reactions, beliefs, and relationships. How we use that opportunity will determine how we move forward as restrictions lift and life opens up for many in the United States.
Why You Should Limit Your Children’s Screen Time (And How To Do It Affordably)
Kris Louis from Parenting With Kris brings us another helpful post about excelling in family. This one focuses on how to help our kids by limiting screen time, complete with tips on ways to reduce screen time affordably.