• Lifestyle,  Marriage,  Uncategorized

    Pros and Cons of Joint Accounts for Married Couples

    As a married couple your finances and the management of your money will be an important aspect of your lives together. You may be considering whether you need to have a joint account or whether maintaining your individual accounts will be the best way to manage your money as a couple. Well, for sure I am for married couples having a joint account but rather than giving you all the good aspects, I figured I would also give you the downsides to having a joint account…and there are a few. I hope it helps. As usual, leave me a comment and let me know what you think.

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    Hormonal VS Non-Hormonal Birth Contraceptives

    Regardless of your relationship status, this is an area that all women should have some knowledge in. Failing to prepare means preparing to fail! Considering this is such an important subject, its concerning how little knowledge the average woman (including myself until recently) has on the subject of contraception. No-one is expecting you to become an expert in gynaecology but enough knowledge to help you make decisions in regards to your birth control methods would be a bonus. Before going through the list of hormonal and non-hormonal contraception, let’s get an understanding of the difference between the two. So what are hormones? Well, without getting too scientific, hormones are chemical…

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    7 Tips For Mums Starting And Managing A Small Business From Home

    Ok, so you’re a mum and it’s beautiful. You adore your little cherubs and the fact that you’ve been trusted by the Lord to nurture and raise them is truly an honour. Your children bring you so much love and joy that now you can’t even imagine your life without them. However, you have a penchant for business. Whilst you’re staying at home, looking after the children you cannot escape the inner draw you feel towards starting to build your own empire. Maybe you’ve already taken the plunge and are well on the way to gaining “mumtreprenuer” status. Truth is, whether you’re just starting out or you’ve been going for…

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    The Dream Wedding On A Budget

    Most women have a ‘dream wedding’ in mind; whether it be a fairy tale wedding or your minimalistic wedding. Well neither of these have to break the bank. The average wedding now costs a whooping £27,161. I personally would put that down on a deposit for our first house, or even my honeymoon. So let’s take a look at what areas we can cut down on the stress of a big production. Get married out of season The typical wedding months – June, July, August and September can see you spending well into your thousands. At the end of the day, you will remember your wedding day regardless of when…

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    My Morning Routine For Success

    I always get questions on how I manage to run a business, ministry and family without losing my mind. Well let me tell you, I’ve been close to losing it a few times. BUT GOD! No seriously, God created a woman. We are amazingly strong. He gave us a special grace for capacity when it’s required. Here’s what my mornings look like. 1. You can’t achieve much in bed. GET UP! “Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise” – Ben Franklin My day starts at 4:30am. Waking up early has been proven to improve your quality of sleep. By setting a proper sleep routine,…

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    New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern Reminds Us That One Can Be A Mother & a Queen Boss

    Today, Jacinda Ardern, Prime Minister of New Zealand proved you can do just that by giving birth to a baby girl in the early hours of this morning. She’s the first world leader in nearly 30 years to have a child while in office. In an interview with Radio New Zealand, she said, “I am not the first woman to multitask. I am not the first woman to work and have a baby; there are many women who have done this before.” This list is not by any means exhaustive of all the successful working mothers of the world; there are many more I could talk about. This is just…

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    Start Your Journey To Self-Love

    It’s a downward spiral… Now your looking for compliments, looking in the mirror to make sure there’s not a hair out of place…you go out of your way to be seen by someone just so they can say you look good. The day no one compliments you, you hang your head low! You have put your self-worth in other people’s hands. People that honestly have other things on their minds. No one is waiting to see your outfit. No one woke up thinking about how you are going to look today. NO ONE! Only one opinion matters, YOUR OWN. Your self-worth is determined by you! Do you feel good about…