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Be Yourself

Dare to Dream

Josh Legere | Posted 05.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Josh Legere

You are unique. We all are. We are the product of our upbringing, our experiences and our friends and families. We think differently and act independently of everyone else. Then we go to school. Then we go to work.

Love: Finding "The One"

Josh Legere | Posted 04.29.2016 | Teen
Josh Legere

This is the dream many people have. Young girls imagine their prince charming who will sweep them off their feet. Boys imagine the girl of their dream...

20 Ways To Attract A Man Person

Kira Jane Buxton | Posted 04.13.2016 | Comedy
Kira Jane Buxton

You are a shiny-haired, altruistic octopus with bodacious bazongas. This will be highly intimidating for the man person, but it is a good test of mettle. If he can't handle it, tell him there are plenty of other amoebas in the sea.

Be Yourself. The 2 Things College Students Should Know about Personality on the Job

Garrett Mintz | Posted 03.21.2016 | College
Garrett Mintz

Lee's sentiment about being yourself is something everyone should keep in mind. Straining yourself to be somebody you are not creates immense amounts of unneeded stress. This is especially true for college students pursuing their careers.

An Incredible Thing Happened When This Man Bought Himself A Pair Of Gucci Heels

Michael Rohrer | Posted 03.09.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Rohrer

I knew I had chosen a safe space in which to experience my grand initiation of wearing unmistakably women's shoes in public, but I wasn't prepared for the feeling of joy that flooded my heart.

Here's What Real Women Say Gives Them Confidence

Posted 03.04.2016 | Women

“Fake it till you make it” -- a motto that has served high-flying achievers for years -- underscores the importance of rock-solid confidence in mo...

10 Myths About Adulting

Karissa Littlejohn | Posted 01.28.2016 | Healthy Living
Karissa Littlejohn

Here are 10 common myths about adulting.

Why Not Just Be Yourself This Year and... Forever

Michael Feeley | Posted 01.25.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Michael Feeley

The New Year just started and it's a perfect time to commit to living your life as you choose. It's the most important personal development you can wo...

I'm Brave Enough To Embrace The Woman (And Man) In Me

Michael Rohrer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Michael Rohrer

My courage grew three sizes that day on the subway platform. I'm now less worried about other people's reactions to my trying on women's shoes or testing nude lipsticks. What does any of it really matter? It's my life. I own it.

Married or Dating--Be Yourself

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 12.07.2015 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

Knowing who you are also means being aware of your feelings. We need to recognize and be willing to share our emotions if we want a truly intimate relationship. Sharing feelings makes us vulnerable, which can feel risky, especially if we grew up in family that discouraged expressing them or labeled some feelings as right or wrong.

10 Ways To Live Life With No Regrets

Grace Bluerock | Posted 12.02.2015 | Healthy Living
Grace Bluerock

This impactful experience became a huge motivator for me to start living as if any day could be my last. We never know how long we will live, so we must make conscious choices each day to live fully and make the most out of each experience we have. Here are ten ways to start living life with no regrets.

Be Brave

Cheryl Dumesnil | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Cheryl Dumesnil

What takes more bravery than the choice to be yourself, to honor your truth, your intuition, over and over again, in the face of circumstances or people or surroundings that would rather you acted like someone else?

For the Rule-Breakers, Rabble Rousers and the Ones Who Don't Fit In

Gabriella Taylor | Posted 11.18.2015 | Women
Gabriella Taylor

I do not fit into the Malibu barbie scene because it is unlikely that I will ever NOT have cellulite or ever poof my lips with injectables -- plus I yawn at the cocktail parties where mega-millionaires are talking about their assets all night long.

Why Being Called 'Weird' Is The Best Compliment You Can Receive

Unwritten | Posted 10.03.2015 | Women
Unwritten

Originally published on Unwritten by Meghan Guffey. Ask someone to describe me. An adjective often bestowed on me is "weird," maybe even awkward, or ...

I Have a Favorite Child

Rebecca Lammersen | Posted 08.31.2015 | Parents
Rebecca Lammersen

I've paired down my life as much as I can, to the necessities and the priorities, but something remains imbalanced. I'm going to say something that may make you gasp and choke on your coffee -- I have a favorite child.

The Biggest Problem With 'People Pleasing' (and Why You Should Stop Immediately)

Greg Newton | Posted 08.11.2015 | Healthy Living
Greg Newton

When we put our "good model citizen" mask on, we often act out of integrity and compromise our true nature -- which is a huge price to pay.

Stop Holding Back

Angie Sarhan | Posted 08.06.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Angie Sarhan

"You never lose by loving. You always lose by holding back." ~Barbara De Angelis A couple of months ago I had the opportunity to visit Martha...

Be in Charge of Your Life

Evelyn Fiske | Posted 07.20.2016 | Healthy Living
Evelyn Fiske

Deciding that you want to be in charge of your own life is one of the best decisions that can be made. It allows for you to put the well being of yourself first, and forget what it is that everyone else thinks you should be doing.

When the New "Cool" Becomes Getting Married and Having Kids

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 06.28.2016 | Weddings
Jennifer Twardowski

I'm 28 years old. Single and childless. And even though I'm currently in a relationship, marriage and children are hardly on the top of my list of "things to accomplish in the next 5 years."

How to Attract Your Ideal Clients by Being Yourself

Mui Tsun | Posted 06.15.2016 | Business
Mui Tsun

When setting up your business, you may have thought about your brand. You may have pondered about the 'voice' of your company, the tone, the style, and how you want to convey your business to the rest of the world.

Step Away From the Comparison Game: Be Grateful to Be You!

Noelle Nelson | Posted 06.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Noelle Nelson

Harried, bedraggled, already late for work, you do your best to be patient as your kids scramble out of the car juggling school backpacks and soccer g...

How Co-Ed Parties Taught Me to Let Go

Alexandra Allam | Posted 05.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Alexandra Allam

When I was around 12 years old, I started learning to dance. Ironically, I'd been tapping and twirling for years, but the particular set of skills necessary for this endeavor were far beyond pirouettes or buffalo-hop-steps.

5 Reasons Teenagers Should Join FIRST Robotics

Natalie Kalin | Posted 06.16.2015 | Teen
Natalie Kalin

More than just the networking, though, the friends and students I have met in my FIRST robotics experience have been some of the greatest people I have ever met.

Be Yourself and Go All the Way

Mary Paleologos | Posted 05.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Mary Paleologos

I have a proposition for you: Be yourself and go all way. There is no room for half measures. If you're going to shine your light, do it brightly in a loving and courageous way. Be an original, not a copy of someone else. The hardest thing you will have to face in a world that expects you to meet others' expectations is to be yourself and trust yourself.

Googly-Eyed Pup Shows You Don't Need To Conform To Be Lovable

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 04.02.2015 | Weird News

Don’t worry so much about trying to be cool. Sure, you could follow the crowd, look like everyone else, adopt a poised and detached demeanor and...