Lighter Side Inspirational Quotes #2

Lighter Side Inspirational Quotes   #2 I've been on so many blind dates; I should get a free dog. ~ Wendy Leibman “I can’t get divorced because I’m a Catholic. Catholics don’t get divorced. They stay together through anger and hatred and festering misery, just like God intended.” - Lenny Clarke “Your mind can only hold one thought at a time. Make it a positive and constructive one.” - H. Jackson Brown, Jr. Envy is what makes you, when an acquaintance is lustily telling you that Read more [...]

Sole Tenancy That is not in Your Name

Recently, I talked about separation, divorce and the situation if you have/had a mortgage. What happens if you’re renting? If you have a sole tenancy that is not in your name, but in the name of the person you're married to, they will be liable to pay the rent for as long as the tenancy continues. If your ex has left the property and the rent isn't being paid by them and arrears build up, the landlord may take action to evict you. If your ex-partner is no longer paying any rent, you do have Read more [...]

Divorce Really is like a Death Without a Funeral

        “A divorce is like a death without a funeral”, so a learned soul once said; how true that statement is.     Living with the ghost of your ex in the early days can be extremely taxing, especially when they're making more noise following their departure, than they ever did whilst in your relationship!     If their audible vitriol is loud, take solace in the fact that it will eventually fade and go. However, when silence replaces Read more [...]


  Tasher's  Family  Favorite CHICKEN DUMPLINGS   1 whole chicken or 2 ½ lbs. flash frozen skinless chicken tenders 2 chicken bouillon cubes 1 can cream of chicken soup 1 can cream of celery soup 1 5 oz. can evaporated milk 1 medium onion diced 3 stalks celery diced 1/2 package of frozen peas and carrots ½ cup milk 2 bay leaves 1 can 10 count biscuits garlic, salt and pepper to taste   Boil chicken until done, remove from water and remove skin and de-bone, separate Read more [...]

Chinese Potstickers

  Ingredients   12 ounces cabbage, chopped 2 carrots, finely shredded 2 large mushrooms, diced 5-6 whole water chestnuts, diced 1 teaspoon grated fresh ginger 1/4 cup minced green onions 1 pound ground turkey 1 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce 1 tablespoon Chinese rice wine 2 teaspoons sesame oil 1 package round dumpling wrappers (gyoza/potsticker wrappers) Slurry: 1 tablespoon cornstarch + 1/2 cup water Sauce:   Juice of 1 orange Juice of 1 lime 3-4 Tbsp low-sodium soy sauce 1 Read more [...]

Crockpot Creamy Chicken Spinach Soup

      Recipe for Crockpot Creamy Chicken Spinach Soup   2 lbs chicken breasts 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 bunch baby spinach leaves (4-5 cups after it's chopped) 4 medium sized russet potatoes, peeled and cubed 4 large carrots, chopped 1 onion, chopped 1 clove of garlic 6 cups chicken broth 1 package ranch dressing mix (dry seasoning) 2 tablespoons corn starch 2 tablespoons cold water 2 cups evaporated milk (or one 15 ounce can) Cook two pounds of chicken in boiling Read more [...]

Sautéed Kale Recipe

    2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 an onion, chopped 1 clove of garlic 2 cups of chopped spinach 3 big kale leaves salt and pepper   Put all ingredients (except salt) in a griddle or pan, and stir until spinach and kale is wilted, and the onions are beginning to be clear.  Season with salt and pepper.   Recipe originally posted on Super Healthy Kids. The experts in making fruits & vegetables simply, fun, & delicious! The blogs are a must read. Please sign up Read more [...]

Encouraging Thoughts to Help Improve Your Self-Esteem

  Thoughts that inspire exploration and reflection that are Encouraging Thoughts to Help Improve Your Self-Esteem (again, compliments to my beautiful therapist) Happiness can be defined in many ways, but what IS it that gives us this wonderful sensation that emanates from deep within ourselves? The answer comes from deep within. Self Esteem or Self Respect is not given to use through praise, gifts or attention. It’s about ourselves learning how to do things for ourselves, how to be responsible Read more [...]

“When Does It Stop Hurting?”

               “When Does It Stop Hurting?”     When does it stop Hurting? Eventually they say Nothing lasts forever & a day   Does it get better? Obviously so Even if it does Still the process is too slow   I want the pain that found its start To stop hurting in my heart   So when does it stop hurting? Tell me when will there be joy? Or a moment I can Pinpoint that my future can’t destroy?     Follow Read more [...]

I Loaned My Girlfriend $10,000, Now What!

Okay, in love, we often do things that aren't that smart from a logistical point of view. Here's an opportunity for you to learn from a client of mine, who made an error, all in the name of love. Hi, I am David Essel, M.S. the Author 7 books and counting, National Radio and Television Host, Master Life and Business Coach, Adjunct Professor, All Faiths Minister, Addiction Recovery Coach and International Speaker. My mission is to inspire others to reach their own exceptional potential in their Read more [...]