Life Lessons In Gratitude #Divas2Divas

Welcome to our first bi-weekly Divas To Divas post.

I would like to take a moment to thank each of the ladies participating in this newest feature of Divas With A Purpose. We have a diverse group of divas that have committed to sharing their experiences and insight on different topics that we, as women, face in our personal and professional lives.

It’s tempting to think gratitude comes from having what you want.

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How to incorporate positive thinking into your life

Having negative thoughts can play havoc on your life. They can bring you pain and worry. They drain your energy and keep you in the moment instead of being able to move past it.

Positive thoughts, though, can help you see solutions to a problem, help you move forward and leave you feeling relaxed and full of energy.

Knowing what positive thinking is and its benefits is one thing – actually incorporating positive thinking into your daily life is another and,

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Ways to Support Small Business Saturday

Have you heard of Small Business Saturday?

The very first Small Business Saturday was held in 2010 on November 27th. The concept was simple – to encourage consumers to support their local small businesses the Saturday after Thanksgiving.

Founded by American Express, the day received the support of our government leaders and became an official day recognized by the US Senate in 2011.

Simple Ways to Support #SmallBizSaturday #ShopSmall

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Did you know collectively small businesses have been the single biggest job creators in the US since the 1970s?

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Why The LG OLED From Best Buy Is On My Wish List #HintingSeason #OLEDatBestBuy

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free.

The LG OLED from Best Buy is on my wish list this year.  It is time for us to replace our family television and this is  one of the few brands my husband and I can agree on.  The LG OLED combines my love for new,

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My #RSVAwareness Story #Sponsored #PreemieProtection #MC

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for MedImmune. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation.

All three of my children are the impatient sorts. From the start. I swear I have no idea where they get it from. (If I was you, I’d back away from electronics –

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Red Apple Reading Program Review ‪#‎redapplereadingfun‬

I love that my six year old has a passion for learning new things and reinforcing what he learns at school. Our focus this year (first grade) is reading and penmanship. Sight words frustrate me and I try not to let that frustration rub off on him.

One way to make learning fun is using one of his favorite electronic devices – our family iPad!

For the past month or so,

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5 Lessons I Learned From Being Broke

Years ago, I made a conscious decision to stop using the word “broke” to describe my financial status.

Why?

Well, I realized that I was applying the term not only to my finances, but it was impacting my overall attitude towards everything. I became obsessed (and depressed) by the fact that our funds were at what seemed like way past the point of being resuscitated. I had given up and given in to being “broke”,

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