Sunday, December 8, 2019


National Scholarship Month: Don’t Fear the Free Money.

November 30, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, Money, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

National Scholarship Montive to look for the money. It will not fall in their lap.

The fear of free money comes from the fear of actually doing research.  Our “Google” mindset has us sometimes believing that things should come easy. They will not. Free money never will, but it does not mean it is not accessible.  These programs really do make a difference in the lives of those who receive them. Lead Counselor Nash concurred explaining her experience with students and scholarships: “I have seen students receive a full ride to college for four years, still apply for outside scholarships and have enough to buy a car and laptop!  Scholarships can make a difference in whether a student goes to a four year school or a community college.”  During this National Scholarship week, make an effort to research and find scholarships and grants.  It is out there if you want it.

Importance of Vocational Training.

Tweet (ThySistas.com) There is no doubt about education being the key to a bright future. Education helps one create a career path and provides the training required to sustain it. There is, however, one problem. Students often have a hard time making a career choice. This is one of the reasons why vocational training exists. […]

Our Sons Deserve the Same Protection.

Allowing them to know you will fight for them just the same can be a start to raising boys and girls that respect each other equally and will stand for respectful behavior towards each other. This tells our sons we don’t expect you to take abuse just because it’s another boy so suck it up, or because it’s a girl and she doesn’t have to observe your boundaries. Fairness in how we handle our children may be a very important part of bettering relationships between men and women.

It Starts At Home.

November 19, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Most women I know would melt when Luther would sing “A Chair Is Not A Chair…” from his song “A House Is Not A Home”.  I mean…it is Luther. Also, Luther had a very valid point. Material, status, and finances do not determine self-care. YOU do. Take time to determine what you want, get it, and adjust it as necessary.  Maslow would thank you. You will thank yourself too.

The Benefits of Tech for Your Kids.

September 3, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, Opinion, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThySistas.com) Nowadays, the majority of people are spending increasing amounts of time online. This isn’t all too surprising. The web gives you easy access to pretty much anything you could possibly need to know. You can find recipes. You can find out facts and figures. You can find out when the next bank holiday […]

Set You Child’s Academic Expectation.

There is a confidence that come with being the best in one’s class that builds the drive from excellence in every task one sets out to achieve. We need our children to experience being the best. They will face enough in this world that will try to make them feel less than; they must excel in every area by which they have control. This drive for greatness begins at home with the expectation of the parents.

How To Get Your Kids More Enthusiastic About Learning.

July 25, 2019 by  
Filed under Education, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThySistas.com) Knowledge is a tremendous gift. It’s something that every single human being on the planet wants and needs. If we didn’t have much of it, we wouldn’t be able to function anywhere near as well as we’d like. We’d also like to have all of the brainpower in the world because, with vast […]

Developing An App For Your Carer Business.

Tweet (ThySistas.com) All business sectors are embracing the app market today, and rightly so. If you run a care business, this can be a great way to give out information, handle appointments, and advertise your services.  As Regis College have explained, there are problems in the care industry, like shortages. An app can help you […]

So You Want To Be Happy?

Tweet (ThySistas.com) Happiness is often something that so many of us are looking to achieve. And yet, it can seem impossible to find. Why? What is it about happiness that seems so out of reach? In reality, happiness can be achieved by all – you just need to know how to look for it, and […]

Raising An Environmentally-Friendly Child: Tips For Parents.

Tweet (ThySistas.com) As the world around us changes, and the impact of climate change becomes more apparent, raising an environmentally-friendly child is an important focus for many parents. Below, we’ve provided a few tips parents can use to raise their children with an eco-friendly focus… #1 – Make recycling the standard Children often learn through […]

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