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On the Phenomenal Moms With Aisha Taylor podcast I discuss, 7 Ways to Find Gratitude Even When It Seems Impossible. Tune in today!

7 Ways to Find Gratitude Even When It Seems Impossible

In Faith

Last week was Thanksgiving and November, in general, tends to be a month where we focus on giving thanks.   This is so important because the more you look for gratitude, the more you will find it and then the more you start looking for what is right, then the less you will focus on what is wrong.   Then when you make that shift you will find so much peace and may even see a change in your spending which leads to healthier finances. But what if you don’t feel like finding gratitude?  Then what? How do you find…

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Embracing Your Journey As a Single Mom Podcast Episode

Embracing Your Journey As a Single Mom

In Faith

Have you ever felt like you were alone in your single motherhood journey and that no one understood you?  Does it sometimes feel like there isn’t anyone who you can just be real with? Well…I had been praying and asking God how I could help to show single moms that we aren’t in this by ourselves and during my prayers, the Lord told me to interview one of the moms in the Phenomenal Moms Facebook Group, RJ Rendon. Matter of fact, one day in the Facebook group RJ gave me an amazing word of inspiration that helped to motivate and…

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What the Toys R Us Closing Taught Me About Shopping Local

What the Toys R Us Closing Taught Me About Shopping Local

In Finance

The Toys R Us liquidation has been very upsetting to me and a little hard to process.  I think that I may be in denial about the entire thing and I find myself heading there more often now that I know that it is closing.  Literally, my Toys R Us nostalgia is so high and I find myself buying more toys and spending way too much money in there. I think that the Toys R Us liquidation is hard because I was a Toys R Us kid and about 70% of the stuff (excluding clothing) for my twins have come…

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How to Develop a Rich Life Through the Power of Giving

How to Develop a Rich Life Through the Power of Giving

In Finance

The Bible commands us to give, and it is truly amazing to give. One of the things that I love to do is to engage in service to the community. I truly believe that engaging in service is critical to living a full and complete life. Acts 20:35 tells us, “In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the word the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’” I love this passage because it demonstrates the importance of giving.   The benefits…

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Episodes 008 & 009: Why you need to persist in the face of fear and uncertainty.

In Live Phenomenal Podcast

Episode Description This week I had the pleasure of interviewing AJ Williams of the Single Black Chick on the Live Phenomenal Podcast.  She shared some amazing points about why fear is necessary and how you can turn fear into an advantage by praying, persisting, persevering, and developing strength.  Since you can turn fear into your advantage, don’t worry about the things that you are going through right now, because your story will become your transformation and testimony.  To help you along this journey, AJ talks about how you can live in the moment, avoid worry, and develop an attitude of…

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