January 20, 2016

Love: it seeks to be defined

How do you describe something so subjective, so marvelous, yet so unbearable at times? For some, love is considered nature’s way of tricking people into reproducing. […]
July 23, 2015

Recognizing Virtue in Every Experience

One of the decisions my husband and I made when we decided to move to London was to forgo the opportunity of having a car. We […]
July 9, 2015

How to Be an Example of Joyfulness: 10 Attributes of Truly Joyful People

I have a friend who is one of those people whose presence can light up a room and brings a sense of peace and joy to […]
May 22, 2015

True Love: What Society Doesn’t Tell Us

To love and be loved is rooted in our human nature. We all desire to love and be loved in a pure, true way. When I […]
May 11, 2015

How to Create a Loving Home

One of my earliest memories is when I was around five years old. It was Christmas time and my parents had told my brothers and sisters […]
May 4, 2015

A Letter to Mothers

Dear Mothers, Happy Mother’s Day from Families of Character! Mother (muhth-er) (n) A person who loves unconditionally; one who listens to, teaches, inspires, motivates and encourages; […]