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4 'Mommy-Shaming' Victims Share Their Stories, Speak Out Against The Disturbing Trend

Posted 03.26.2015 | Parents

Most jobs require a degree, certification or, at the very least, an adequate amount of training. Want to get married? Yeah, you’ll need a license fo...

20 Things 20 Deaths Have Taught Me About Life

Casey Bruce | Posted 05.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Casey Bruce

I have been privy to the wisdom of what death teaches you. As the years and months have passed, these 20 deaths have taught me something very valuable about how to live my life, the importance of love, and how to make each day last a lifetime.

Peer-to-Peer Lending Is Growing in Popularity with Investors

Dean Graziosi | Posted 05.13.2015 | Money
Dean Graziosi

Peer-to-Peer opens up real estate lending to the masses by allowing individual small investors to buy into deals with less money and take a passive role in management and income generation.

How to Succeed at Failure

Jen Glantz | Posted 05.13.2015 | Women
Jen Glantz

Maybe the reason why some people are so inspirationally successful is because they have failed behind the scenes so many times and we don't even know. Who the heck posts their failures on social media anyway?

#1 Most Terrifying Question

Lauren Zander | Posted 05.12.2015 | Healthy Living
Lauren Zander

What that means is this: you have an incredible opportunity to learn and understand a huge part of your life by doing your own research, with a pool of qualified volunteers who care about you: your friends.

5 Kinds of Confidence

Mimi Warnick | Posted 05.12.2015 | Women
Mimi Warnick

Change is inevitable in life and happens a lot more than we usually like it too. However, we have to be confident that change will ultimately lead us to adapt.

Really Bad Advice From The Woodstock Era

Janet Eve Josselyn | Posted 05.11.2015 | Fifty
Janet Eve Josselyn

If you believed that you were about to be drafted in Vietnam, you might have had good reason to "love the one you're with" instead of falling in love with someone. But for other people, such as your boyfriend, it didn't work out so well if he wasn't the one you were with that night.

6 Toxic Beliefs That Will Ruin Your Career

Dr. Travis Bradberry | Posted 05.11.2015 | Business
Dr. Travis Bradberry

There is nothing wrong with making a mistake. It's what you say to yourself after you mess up that matters. Your self-talk (the thoughts you have about your feelings) can either magnify the negativity or help you turn that misstep into something productive.

6 Common Divorce Frenemies To Watch Out For

Christina Pesoli | Posted 05.11.2015 | Divorce
Christina Pesoli

During your divorce there are six specific frenemies to watch out for. Chances are you're on a first name basis with some (or all) of them. You may have even run into a little trouble with them. But just in case your danger detector is malfunctioning, allow me to alert you to the obvious.

Pick-Up Lines for the Mod Gal

Annabel Acton | Posted 05.11.2015 | Divorce
Annabel Acton

When you're ready to get back out there, it helps to have a pick-up line or two up your sleeve. We took the time to find some of cheesiest, wackiest and wittiest pick-up lines and categorized them for every kind of sista out there.

10 Nuggets Of Wisdom I Wish I'd Known As A Young Woman

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 05.09.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

Over several decades, I have fallen into and escaped from the slings and arrows of outrageous misfortune, the manic moods of menopause, and the jobs from hell. I've birthed children who brought me dandelion bouquets as toddlers and then slammed the door as defiant teenagers.

Finding a Healthy Balance -- For You and Your Kids -- With Media and Technology

Common Sense Media | Posted 05.06.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

We've all seen that dad yakking away on his cell phone at the playground while his 3-year-old resorts to increasingly desperate measures to get his attention. We've also been that parent.

Advice to My Younger Self

Ronda Lee | Posted 05.06.2015 | Good News
Ronda Lee

A couple of friends called for advice about a job interview and what was holding back career goals. I told both of them that their anxiety was indicative of their age.

10 Tricks to Help Anyone Write a Book

Richie Etwaru | Posted 05.04.2015 | Books
Richie Etwaru

Initially my biggest fear was "would I have enough content?" Trust me when I tell you, most authors suffer from too many words, not too little.

Wholesale or Rental Rehabs -- How Cheap Is a Good Deal?

Dean Graziosi | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business
Dean Graziosi

Someone is going to profit from rehab work, and the more work necessary the greater the potential profit. However, too many investors let their potential profits flow down to their contractors and repair companies.

How to Be a Grownup

Matthew Dicks | Posted 05.03.2015 | Healthy Living
Matthew Dicks

Never speak poorly of a person's physical appearance. This includes references to a person's weight and choice of clothing. Doing so makes you the ugliest person in the room every time.

8 Pieces of Advice For My Sister As I Turn 40

Kendra Alvey | Posted 05.03.2015 | Women
Kendra Alvey

Before you decide to date someone, ask yourself if you'd let me date them. Is he good enough for your sister? Fine, then, go ahead. If not, onto the next one. I mean, people fall in love with you in line at the grocery store. I think it's safe to say there will always be fish in the sea, little sister.

10 Ways to Raise a Reader

Common Sense Media | Posted 05.03.2015 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Many parents think that as soon as their kids learn to read on their own, they no longer need to be read to. But kids still love it and benefit from it as they hear the rhythm of the language, learn correct pronunciation and get to relax and just take it all in.

My Parents Put a Hex on Me!

Eva Papp | Posted 05.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Eva Papp

The more you continue taking steps forward no matter how you feel, the more you will have concrete evidence of achievement.

4 Things I Want My Future Daughter To Know

Derrell Jamison | Posted 05.02.2015 | Parents
Derrell Jamison

There is only one person who can determine how far you can go in life -- you. Always remember that what you tell yourself and believe about yourself will be the truth.

7 Flaws That Make You Absolutely Amazing

Alexandra Harra | Posted 05.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Alexandra Harra

Be simple in your intentions. It's a lot of fun to live a fast-paced, flamboyant life, but remember to slow things once in a while. Living simply reminds us of our true reasons and roots us in purpose.

10 Things I Want My Son To Know (Even If He Isn't Listening Right Now)

Craig Tomashoff | Posted 04.29.2015 | Parents
Craig Tomashoff

He's at a point in life where he could really use fatherly advice. He's also at an age where he's convinced his dad knows nothing. That's why I wanted to share this.

What Does Your Profile Say About You?

Jamie Silverman | Posted 04.28.2015 | Business
Jamie Silverman

A first date is pretty much a sexualized job interview. You spend a ton of time getting dressed, carefully considering what each article of clothing you choose might say about you.

Patience Is a Waste of Time

Joe De Sena | Posted 04.27.2015 | Business
Joe De Sena

The key is the thought process behind the decision, as well as intent. Inactive patience is laziness. Patience with a plan, coupled with perseverance is a commanding weapon to hold in your utility belt.

4 Downsides of Weight Loss Nobody Ever Tells You About

Ravishly | Posted 04.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Ravishly

The bad news is losing weight won't fix all your problems, and it won't make you love yourself. The good news? You can start loving yourself whenever you want, no matter what your scale says. Why not start today?