Sherrie Hurd, A.A.

About Sherrie Hurd, A.A.

Sherrie Hurd is a professional writer and artist with over 20 years of experience. She is an advocate for mental health awareness and nutrition. Sherrie studied Psychology, Journalism, and Fine Arts at Memphis College of Arts and received an Associate's degree in Marketing from Northeast Mississippi College. She has been published on websites like Medium.com and is an author of a full-length non-fiction novel "Innocence Lost: A Little Girl's Life Changed Forever" and a collection of short stories "Tormented Blue". Sherrie spends most of her time giving life to the renegade thoughts. As the words erupt and form new life, she knows that she is yet again free from the nagging persistence of her muse.

How to Teach Your Kids to Accept Responsibility in 6 Ways

By |2020-03-02T15:31:07+03:00March 30th, 2019|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

One of the most important acts in life is to accept responsibility. Learning from an early age makes things much easier. To accept responsibility for your actions is a testament to a quality character. What I mean is, accepting responsibility prevents you from turning into the perpetual victim. It prevents you from growing into a selfish and callous person. The key to accepting responsibility lies in childhood development. Yes, it starts from the beginning. This is where the ability to accept their responsibilities is learned

6 Comforting Quotes for Getting Through the Tough Times in Life

By |2020-03-02T16:39:37+03:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Inspirational, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Times will get tough, it’s just a part of life. There are, however, many comforting quotes to boost your morale and provide strength. Life isn’t always easy, then again, sometimes it is. But for the sake of argument, let’s say this is the worst time of your life. Let’s say you feel as though you want to give up. Don't do it. Don’t let your tough times get the best of you. Before you let the tough times take control, consider reading a few motivational

Red String of Fate: a Beautiful Chinese Legend about True Love

By |2020-03-02T16:53:26+03:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

What is the red string of fate? How does this belief govern who we are supposed to love? Fate, it seems, has spoken. This belief comes from an ancient Asian myth. The legend states that a red string is tied from one partner to the other signifying these two are supposed to be together. At times, this string may become tangled, but it will never be broken. It seems you are destined to be one with this person and this person alone. While this myth

5 Asparagus Recipes & Health Benefits You Should Know about

By |2020-03-02T17:05:22+03:00March 17th, 2019|Categories: Food and Nutrition, Health & Wellness, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |

Forget the potatoes, forget the corn, and instead, try some asparagus - these recipes will make you fall in love with this vegetable! I grew up on vegetables, as my father was an avid gardener. I ate my share of tomatoes, beans, and peppers, among other things. However, I wasn't familiar with some vegetables that he did not produce in our little garden. When I became an adult, a wide world of culinary treats opened up to me. I tried all sorts of recipes with

7 Bob Marley Quotes on Life That Are Sure to Make Your Day

By |2020-03-02T17:07:37+03:00March 16th, 2019|Categories: Inspirational, Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

If you’re feeling down, don’t worry about a thing. These quotes by Bob Marley will fill you with a love for the new day of your life. When I listen to the music of Bob Marley, my mind goes back to a simpler time. I used to listen to uplifting lyrics about freedom, spirituality, and equality. My day would instantly brighten by the sound of his voice, and I was inspired. Uplifting Quotes by Bob Marley for an Uplifting Life I copied some of these

What Is a Purpose-Driven Life & 6 Practical Ways to Live One

By |2020-03-02T17:21:01+03:00March 16th, 2019|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Whether it’s existing to chase your dreams, or aspiring to have a happy home, to have a life of purpose means to exist with an intent. Beyond the responsibilities of daily life lies the real purpose of living. To have a purpose-driven life, you must wake every morning and remember your overall goals. Do you have amazing dreams for your existence? Maybe you live with the sole purpose of finding your one true love. Whatever you’re looking for in life is usually your purpose. How

What Is Secure Attachment & How to Promote It in Your Relationship

By |2020-03-03T18:19:53+03:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Secure attachment develops in childhood. This means that adult relationships either thrive or struggle according to how we were raised. From an early age, we learn to develop relationships with other people in our lives. These relationships can either be secure or insecure attachments depending on how we are treated. It starts with our parents who reinforce our attachment by how they raise us. Love, acceptance, and other traits help cultivate security. Secure attachments in relationships promote honesty and assertiveness. Unlike anxious attachments, they aren’t

7 Effective Strategies for Managing Conflict in the Workplace

By |2020-03-03T23:03:32+03:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Career, Lifestyle, Social Life|Tags: , , |

Conflict inevitably arises in the workplace and managing it the right way is important. After all, you can’t just ignore your issues with other employees or situations. The truth about the conflict in the workplace is that it must happen. This means that, yes, conflicts must arise. If they didn’t happen, then it would mean that everyone was holding their feelings in and not addressing real concerns. Conflict is necessary, but should not get out of hand. Strategies for managing conflict in the workplace can show