Mommy Coaching

Work Those Skills Wednesday: Compassion

By: Sharisse Scott Compassion is a Fashion! Do you wear yours well? Colossians 3:12 “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” Keep this verse in your heart, and wear it on your sleeve! (pun intended😉) Try this: Communicate with compassion. Speak kindly to others.… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday: Compassion

Mommy Coaching · Uncategorized

Work Those Skills Wednesday-Saying “No” More

Saying no seems like it would be contradictory to improving communication. But often times we throw out our yeses and agree to things without fully thinking about what is being asked of us. This leads to either not fully committing or reluctantly following through. If we practice saying no more often, then we can reserve… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday-Saying “No” More

Family · Mommy Coaching

Trigger Words- Shooting Down Communication in Your Marriage One Word at a Time.

Have you ever been in a heated argument with your husband and wondered, “How did we get to this point?” Chances are, he has too. It is likely that the two of you are using trigger words to set the other person off, turning a conversation or disagreement into a full-blown yelling match. Trigger words are… Continue reading Trigger Words- Shooting Down Communication in Your Marriage One Word at a Time.

Mommy Coaching

Work Those Skills Wednesday: Active Listening

As a health coach one of the first skills you learn is active listening. Active listening, in short, is the act of listening, confirming what has been communicated, and retaining that information. It takes intention. Listen without interrupting. Your focus should be on the speaker. You are not multitasking or thinking of a response and… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday: Active Listening

Modest Living · Mommy Coaching

Minimizing Yourself 

I remember always being confused by the saying “don’t take it personal.” I would always think to myself (and sometimes express out loud in frustration), “how can I not take it personal when you are speaking to me, about me?!” That’s as personal as it gets, right? Recently, though, I’ve gained new perspective on what… Continue reading Minimizing Yourself