How to Find Real Happiness

What is real happiness? In my article “The Journey of Loving Yourself“, I realized that I wasn’t happy with the route that I was on, and I needed a change. When I first sat down with my consultant, she asked what I wanted in life. I answered just like many people do—I wanted a business that would allow me to go on vacations, spend time with my kids, etc. First, I became aware that I wanted change in my life and that I wasn’t happy. I mentioned in my previous article that I prayed and prayed. I believe that allowed God to start putting people in my life that could help me. Secondly, I needed to love myself. In order for me to love myself, I had to realize that I am responsible for my actions and stop blaming people. In order to find real...

The Journey to Loving Yourself

Cardshopblog.com started when my second son was born and I wanted to work from home. I did not realize that it would turn into a tool to share my love with my friends and family. Seven years later, I work from home part-time and part-time with a small company, and I’m enjoying my life.  This did not happen overnight—it took some trials and tribulations to get to where I’m at today, but I’m here. The trials began when I opened up a business that was unsuccessful. I was at my wit’s end and thought I had no place to go. I prayed and prayed to God that he would show me another path. He did. He showed me that I had options, and none of them was about hurting myself but instead loving myself. God put on my heart to find someone to help restructure my business. This was...