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Getting your children to listen
22 April 2017

Tips on Getting Your Children to Listen to You

Getting your children to listen to you can be a problem at times. You've probably already tried a variety of methods from shouting, finger pointing, scowling, threatening, and the infamous counting to ten--or else. Try these tips instead.

Greg Baker
express yourself and talk with others
21 April 2017

How to Express Yourself to Others

One of the hardest things to do when you're communicating with someone is to express yourself in a way that really conveys what you think and feel. How many times have you said something that just didn't come out the way you wanted it to? How many times have we said something that we really didn't mean, but we were too frustrated to stop it from being said? What's more, some people have a fear of expressing themselves at all. They're afraid to say something that might cost them a friendship. Or they bottle everything up tight and seize up at the mere thought of sharing their true emotions. This can be conquered.

Greg Baker
why men have a hard time communicating
20 April 2017

Why Men Have a Hard Time Communicating

There are many factors that explain why men often struggle to communicate. Not every man thinks the same way, and not every man will feel that what I say here fits him exactly. There are men who are great communicators, but by in large, the general complaint I hear from wives is: "We never talk!"

Greg Baker
unrealistic expectations
20 April 2017

Unrealistic Expectations – The Downfall of Any Relationship

Everyone has expectations. In marriage, we enter it expecting certain things. No one looks at someone else and says, "If I marry you, I'll be so utterly miserable. Will you marry me?" No we expect things. We expect our mate to be faithful to us. We expect our spouse to love us. We expect our friends to back us up. We expect things from the government, from our boss, from our coworkers, and from life itself. We are full of expectations. But what happens when our expectations are unrealistic?

Greg Baker
trigger words to avoid arguments
19 April 2017

Trigger Words and Phrases That Help Prevent Arguments

Choosing the right words are perhaps the single most important key to ending arguments and avoiding arguments. You're going to disagree with people, and when you feel it is necessary to voice your disagreement, choosing the right words are essential. No two people can ever agree on everything. When you feel it necessary to voice your disagreement, your approach, your words, your mannerisms all come into play on how other people react to your disagreement.

Greg Baker
15 April 2017

Communicate More Effectively With These Tips

Possessing the ability to speak does not mean we possess the skill to speak well. Communication is the cornerstone of all relationships. It therefore stands to reason that if communication skills are suffering, then so is the relationships associated with it. These tips and suggestions will help those who wish to communicate better and strengthen their relationships.

Greg Baker
The Divine Ingredient will change your life
15 April 2017

Adding the Divine Ingredient into the Recipe of Life

The Divine Ingredient is the mixing of God’s Divine Nature into your heart, mind, and relationships. This connects you to God’s Divine Power and then adds the euphoric taste of God’s goodness into your life.

Greg Baker