What if Christmas Only Required Honesty?

I don’t even have to tell you about “the true meaning of Christmas” — we all know what it is. Go to church and the scriptures tell it beautifully. Even the holiday movies sometimes get it right, with themes of ‘joy’ and ‘celebration’ and ‘forgiveness’ and ‘family’ and ‘giving’. So what happens? We do what…

Letting Go of "Yesterday", Appreciating "Now"

Follow this blog on Twitter: @realtalkblogs Things CHANGE. Sometimes we crave it, other times we’re afraid of it. Numbing routine makes us want something new, yet other times we want familiarity, for something stable to cling onto. Especially when memories from the past seem more attractive than the present, our longing for familiarity becomes stronger…

"Walking Resume" Epidemic? NO MORE.

Follow this blog on Twitter: @realtalkblogs I recently had the pleasure of attending an event in my university where I got to meet other young women like me who were interested in (what you might call a cliche) “making a difference in the world”. Now these were all beautiful, very talented, very capable women who…