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Nicona Raine

Nicona is pursuing her passion of being a writer by day and takes to the kitchen every night. She is known to whip up meals with whatever ingredients she has laying around. You can follow her cooking escapades at You Had Me At Recipes. When she isn't throwing out goodies, she's dancing like she doesn't care who's watching. Also, she loves to volunteer at her church. 

 
 

Articles by Nicona

Understanding The Difference Between A Healthy And Unhealthy Relationship – All relationships go through periods of time where it is unhealthy, but...

Encouragement for the married couple: How to enjoy your intimacy – I love to talk with couples about ways they can be more intimate with one...

Simple Steps To Resolving Conflict Within Your Marriage – No matter how long you have been married, there will always be conflicts that...

5 Things That Will Absolutely Kill The Passion In Your Relationship – When you are in a new relationship, it can be hard to ever think that there...

6 Things You Should Never Say To Your Significant Other – In all relationships, we end up hurting one another at some point. It is almost...

Inspiring Quotes That Will Keep You Motivated When You've Lost Your Fire – We all have moments in our lives where we need to feel inspired again. Life...

10 Bits Of Marriage Advice I Wish Hadn't Taken Me 10 Years To Figure Out – I’ve officially been married for 12 years, but a few years ago, I had some...

Ways To Show Appreciation Towards Your Husband – It feels so nice to know that you are appreciated, especially when it’s coming...

Signs Your Giving Nature Is Being Taken Advantage Of – I’m all for giving to those that are in need or have a problem I can help with....

Signs You May Be Dealing With Depression – Over the past few years, there have been a few people in my life that have been...

How To Know You Have A Magnesium Deficiency – Recently, I was listening to someone talk about the different issues you can...

Filing Your Own Taxes, Everything You Need To Know And More – By now, you should have all of your tax information that is needed to file your...

What To Do When You Hate Your Job – Over the course of the years, I’ve had about 15 different jobs. Some- I’ve...

Staying Positive When Life Is Caving In Around You – We all have those times in our lives where things are completely falling down...

Struggles Of Being The Youngest Person In The Office – When I was in college, I went to work for an attorney. He was related to a...

Top Companies To Work For In 2016 – Every year, CareerBliss runs a survey of the happiest companies from the...

The Difference Between Goals And New Years Resolutions – We’ve come to the time of the year where people are making New Year’s...

Has The Rise Of Technology Made Us Lose Our Sense Of Decency – There are a lot of great things that have come from the advances of technology....

Top Ways To Guarantee You Get Unfriended On Facebook – It is hard to remember life before Facebook. Now you have instant connection to...

8 Ways To Dramatically Change Your Life – Things are going to change, whether you want it to or not. One of the best...

Music That Makes Sex Better – It has only been in the recent years that I have incorporated music into time...

25 Things I Wish My Kids Had That I Did Not Growing Up – Even before you become a parent, there is a whole world of things you know you...

Falling In Love With Yourself Will Make You A Better Lover – Self-love is a hot topic right now. I think as a society, we have finally...

Why You Should Choose To Forgive – When someone hurts you, especially if it is deeply, your first thoughts are to...

7 Choices That Will Make You Happy Now – There are plenty of things that happen in our lives that can make us feel...

Learning To Quiet Your Inner Critic – Most people are overly critical of themselves. We all have higher standards for...

The Mistakes You're Making That Will Drive Your Partner Away – No one is perfect, we are all going to make mistakes at some point or another....

Staying Positive When The Holidays Got You Down – For the most wonderful time of the year, it sure can wear on your nerves. When...

When You Should Start A Family – Trends of when people decide to have kids changes in almost every generation....

The Effect Of Eating Too Much – I have never been that thin. Of course, being thin is a relative term based off...

Ways To Make Serious Money From Home – Many women are looking for ways to stay home with their children. This means...

Holiday Party Protocol: The Guide To Being The Perfect Guest – The holiday season is upon us and you know what that means...PARTIES! I love...

Every Girl Needs A Good Pair Of Boots – Now that the cooler weather is upon us, it is time to bring out your fall and...

Taking Your Halloween Back To The Bedroom – I love Halloween for the pure and simple fact that you get to dress up and no...

What Leaders Wish You Knew – When it comes to those in leadership over you, there are some things they wish...

Why We Have A Need To Identify With Those Who Feed On Drama – Overly dramatic people are everywhere. Sometimes, it can be hard to identify...

The Things You Should Be Talking To Your Kids About – My parents were always intentional with us when we were children. Even as...

How Often Is Too Often? What Is A Healthy Amount Of Time Your Children Should Be On A Device Daily – With the accessibility of the internet and devices, our children are being...

Fun Things To Do Around The Campfire – Now that the air is getting cooler at night, it is time to have a fun around...

Learning To Naturally Reduce Cellulite – Very few women get through life without their fair share of cellulite. Even the...

The Purpose Of A Bullet Proof Journal – Don’t let the name, bullet journal, make you think this is a system for just...

The Things No One Ever Told You About Losing Your Virginity – The way the media makes it seem, it can be hard to imagine that there are still...

4 Things You Want To Serve At A Halloween Party – I don’t know about you, but Pinterest rocks to get ideas for your Halloween...

Finding Ways To Be Happy No Matter What – Before I had children, my waist was a wonderful 29 inches around. I’m...

If You Are Not Kissing Your Spouse Daily Your Should Be – My parents have been married over 30 years, and they kiss one another goodbye...

Why Discipline In Life Is Important – Maybe you think discipline is only important for children. On the contrary, we...

Why Being Friends With Your Significant Other Is The Best Thing Ever – Some people have the idea that friends shouldn’t date, because it will ruin the...

Why You Will Never Wear Makeup To Sleep Again – Have you ever gotten home from a long day and not felt like taking off your...

Knowing The Signs of A Heart Attack – In my husband’s family, heart attacks are a real health concern. If you listen...

When It Is Time To Help A Friend Start Over, Here's How – I have a lot of female friends that have chosen to stay at home with their...