• Education / Homeschooling

    Nine Great Tips for Giving a Speech

    A speech is never easy to say, not even for the people who are in congress. First you must prepare it and then wait for the day to arrive where you can get up in front of people. There are a lot of great tips that you can use to help you to prepare yourself for this day and these tips are used by people around the world to help them. 1. Prepare your speech in advance The speech should be prepared a few days in advance and even longer if you are able to do so. If you are like most people then you will probably end up editing it every…

  • Family Life

    How to Write a Great Speech that Anyone Can Appreciate

    I never knew how hard it would be to write a speech until I was asked to write one for the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims. I was frightened but I did learn a lot of things from it. It took me almost a week to get it right and in the end, it was short and sweet but had a lot of meaning behind it. A speech is a way of expressing yourself in front of others. No matter what the speech is going to be about, you need some type of plan to go along with it. It is better if you know when you will…

  • Family Life

    National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims Observed in Oklahoma City

    The sky was cloudy and the rain began to fall like tear drops from heaven. The relatives of homicide victims gathered around in honor of their loved ones that had been taken by the hands of someone else. Channel 25 Fox News was there to broadcast the entire memorial service that was held and so was Associated Content CP Rosa Florence (Hayes). The ceremony started off by a passing of the candles so that each survivor would have a candle to light at the end of the ceremony. The Honorable Ray Elliot, Oklahoma County District Court Judge, was there to be the Master in Ceremony. He offered a speech to begin the ceremony…

  • Death

    It is Okay to Deal with Grief in Your Own Way

    The week following the death of my son, I stopped crying in front of people and bottled up inside of my own shell. I still cried at night and I still had the memories that came along with not knowing what was going to happen next. For the most part, I found myself in his room late at night crying by myself and holding onto his Spongebob pillow. I heard people from across the room saying to one another that it was strange that I stopped crying but what they didn’t know was that I had stopped crying in front of them and built a lot of anger around this…

  • Make Money Online,  Online Writing

    How to Deal with a Spouse Who Doesn’t Like that You Work From Home

    I cannot count how many times that I have heard someone complaining about their spouse working from home. They do not understand the importance of your at home job. Your work at home job is just like any other job and it seems that they don’t understand it. How can you make them understand? Is there a way to make this madness end? The journey to making it as someone who works primarily out of their home, is an adventurous one. It can have it’s many draw backs as well as having a lot of benefits. A lot of people do not understand this unless they seem you physically get up and go to a place of business to work. This…

  • Save Money

    How to Cut Down on Living Expenses

    I don’t know of one person who doesn’t wish that they could cut down on a lot of their living expense. The truth is that you can and you can do it without causing yourself to regret it. There are a lot of things that the modern person does that is not necessary and it may even cause them to spend more money than what they should and in return, they usually sink faster into debt. Debt means that you spend more than you make. Sound familiar? Don’t worry too much, over half of the Americans do this and the good news is that you can get yourself out a little bit…

  • Parenting

    How to Work Out Parenting Disagreements Over Discipline

    One of the hardest things about being a parent is knowing how and when to discipline your child. There are many disagreements between spouses and some of these are caused by disagreeing on the discipline route that you  should take when your child is in trouble. Some times one spouse feels that the discipline was to harsh and the other may feel that it wasn’t harsh enough. You both want what is best for your children and yet it is hard to come up with a compromise on the situation. When you are going to discipline your child, never discuss it in front of them. This will only allow for the…

  • Death,  Parenting

    Pregnancy: How to Tell Your Other Children

    One of the hardest things to do when you are expecting a child, is to tell the other people in the family. The reason behind this is because you don’t know how they are going to react or how well that they will take the situation. Other children may find it hard to believe while others, except it and appreciate the fact that you told them. Some children tend to go into a shell, some begin to act like a baby themselves, children will also sometimes become angry or jealous. But you need to tell them because they are going to be a part of this new baby’s life. The…