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Meerabelle Dey has a B.A. in History and Religious Studies from the University of Toronto and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. Much of her legal career has been spent dealing with issues affecting women, children and the poor. She has lived in the United States, Canada and the Middle East. Meerabelle now devotes her time to writing. Her mission is to use her writing to inspire others to achieve God’s unique purpose for their life.

This past week, Cindy McCain posted on Twitter a message that she had received from a stranger regarding her family. The message, besides being replete with profanity, contained cruel comments about her late husband and daughter. I am sure that […]

Life before 40 typically is very exciting. We spend the first four decades of our lives getting an education, finding a significant other and establishing ourselves in a career. However, once we hit 40, life has settled down. And it […]

Success does not occur without discipline. You cannot be highly successful in any endeavor without consistent, hard work. Of course, highly successful people make their success look easy. Last year, our family went to see James Galway, the famous flutist, […]

Have you ever gone to a wedding and thought, “I give this marriage 10 years – tops”? We all have. That is because some couples are obviously ill-suited. Even during the wedding ceremony, the handwriting is on the wall that […]

Throughout the day, we all have to deal with normal, everyday stressful situations. That is just a natural part of life. Many of these situations are beyond our control. Your spouse might come home from work in a grouchy mood. […]

We all can feel intimidated by certain situations, whether they be social or professional. For instance, it is hard to go to a party where you don’t know anyone. Or it can be difficult to start a new job. At […]

Conventional wisdom says there are three rules that you need to follow to be happy. You need to get married. You need to have children (plural – not just one!). And you need to make a lot of money. And […]

Every day, we have an opportunity to make a fresh start. If you woke up this morning, then that is God’s message to you that He wants to give you a new opportunity to improve yourself and your life. Today, […]

In life, you will have disappointments. That is just an inevitable part of the human experience. However, it is not how many disappointments we have that defines our life experience. Rather, it is how we rebound from those disappointments that […]

Difficult people are everywhere. It is hard to avoid them. They are noisy. They are argumentative. They kick up a big fuss when they don’t get their way. They can be aggressive. And the bottom line is that they are […]