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The Joy of Self-Acceptance

Peter Field | Posted 02.11.2016 | Queer Voices
Peter Field

Our journey may have left us with feelings of fear, not only toward others, but at some level, toward ourselves. These things are the enemies of self-acceptance and self-esteem. In order to be happy, we need to feel safe. We need also to trust ourselves enough to believe that we can experience happiness.

Could Faking the Big O Delay Finding Mr. Right?

Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC | Posted 02.11.2016 | Women
Alicia Armeli MSEd MSN RDN CHLC

In this day and age, women have won the right to vote, to burn our bras, and to climb the corporate ladder. Why do we still find it a challenge to be honest in the bedroom? And could this duplicity potentially lead us astray when looking for Mr. Right?

WIW2B: Lexi Placourakis

Melinda Parrish | Posted 02.10.2016 | Style
Melinda Parrish

Lexi Placourakis may be the closest thing we have to a Greek Goddess walking among us today! She has a smile that could melt an iceberg, and a killer figure that she routinely shows off both in her social media presence and in her work as a face on the #TRUEcurves board at TRUE Model Management.

Be Yourself

Kim Kalicky | Posted 02.10.2016 | Books
Kim Kalicky

"Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken." Audi ad, Maine magazine, September 2014 I have two novels in process. Painstakingly, I am sloggin...

Cherry Bomb: On Lipstick and Learning to Love My Flaws

Brittney M. Helmrich | Posted 02.10.2016 | Style
Brittney M. Helmrich

I can't hide my teeth. They're always there, off-white and glossy, playing peekaboo with the world outside my mouth. My lips are a set of French do...

7 Inspiring Tricks For Becoming A More Fearless, Happier Woman

Well+GOOD | Posted 02.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Well+GOOD

By Erin Magner for Well+Good You might say Indra Devi was the Madonna of the yoga world in the early 20th century, credited as she was with bring...

How to Overcome Fear of Failure on Social Media

Helen Edwards | Posted 02.09.2016 | Business
Helen Edwards

Unless you have been hiding under a rock you will know that social media is a key part of running a business in 2016. According to the last Sensis Soc...

3 Reasons You Feel Awkward When Someone Compliments You

Health.com | Posted 02.11.2016 | Healthy Living
Health.com

By Lindsey Murray At the Producers Guild Awards last month, Shonda Rhimes began her acceptance speech for the Norman Lear Award for Achievement...

Being Single And Blissfully Happy

Rani St. Pucchi | Posted 02.08.2016 | Women
Rani St. Pucchi

I'd rather wait for Mr. Right than Mr. Right Now. No matter how long it takes.

The Good Dinosaur -- Finding Your Roar!

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 02.05.2016 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

The Disney/Pixar film, The Good Dinosaur, will be released on Blu-Ray/Digital HD on February 23. It asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?

The Power of Suggestion

Jim Fannin | Posted 02.05.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jim Fannin

You control what goes into your subconscious. You are the master filter. You have to give your mental consent. Other people's thoughts must become yours for it to be an action in your mind. If the words are not to your liking, dismiss them or replace them with what's positive for you.

How Women Sabotage Their Sex Life

Rachel Hollis | Posted 02.06.2016 | Women
Rachel Hollis

Ok ladies, we're going there... we're talking about sex. I know it's a bit of a taboo subject, but really, it shouldn't be! I'm a happily married woman (for nearly 12 years now) and I think a good sex-life is an EXTREMELY important part of what makes our marriage so happy in the first place.

7 Things To Remember When Feeling Inferior

Susie Moore | Posted 02.04.2016 | Healthy Living
Susie Moore

Here are some things to remember when feelings of inferiority rear their ugly head in your life: Here is one universal truth, well said by Eleanor Roosevelt, "No one can make you feel inferior without your consent." And I don't need to meet you to know that there is nothing inferior about you, my friend.

It's Not Wrong to Be Too Strong

Keyon Bayani | Posted 02.03.2016 | Women
Keyon Bayani

I'm probably not the best person to learn anything from if you want to be mediocre and not push yourself to be that woman you desire to be! I'm someone who creates my own rules as I go along.

Leave Perfection to Those with Little Imagination

Kyrié Sue Carpenter | Posted 02.02.2016 | Fifty
Kyrié Sue Carpenter

(City Landscape by Heidi Parkes) The kettle whistles; a vibrant green powder dissolves into the steaming water, swirling until uniform. The...

Listen to the Voice That Matters

Susan Pearse | Posted 02.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Susan Pearse

"I want to go to dance class," my daughter exclaimed as she pirouetted out of her room. "It's my dream." The following day I found the perfect holid...

Why Success Isn't a Number

Orly Levy | Posted 02.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Orly Levy

In our society people often equate money with success. It isn't hard to find evidence of this. Everywhere you look our culture is sending out messag...

How to Radiate Beauty From the Inside Out

Belinda Anderson | Posted 02.01.2016 | Healthy Living
Belinda Anderson

Have you ever met someone who may not be the most physically attractive person, yet there's something innately beautiful about them? You can't put you...

It's Time to Admit That We Are Enough

Summer Engman | Posted 02.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Summer Engman

I've become truly comfortable with being on my own. I recently ended a major relationship and began traveling the world solo with no final destinati...

Will 'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' Make Us Winners of a Losing Battle?

Kristen Lee Costa | Posted 02.01.2016 | Comedy
Kristen Lee Costa

February is international self-esteem month, and there's plenty of how-to-boost-it conversations erupting. But what if we were to instead compete for low esteem and high anxiety?

The Surf Love Story of an Introvert Mermaid

Candace Loy | Posted 01.29.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Candace Loy

In the beginning, I was always more scared, than calm, excited and confident like those around me. The pictures you see of the composed and artful ...

Speak Up! The Importance of Joining the Conversation and Asking for What You Want

Rebekah Bastian | Posted 01.29.2016 | Business
Rebekah Bastian

Sharing ideas, jumping into debates, and asking for what you want professionally can be scary. But speaking up in these situations is so important, especially in fast-moving tech companies where decisions are often made quickly and opportunities are given to those who show eagerness.

WIW2B: Danielle Braverman

Melinda Parrish | Posted 01.29.2016 | Style
Melinda Parrish

Though the pressures of trying to stay thin enough to get booked out as a straight size model drove her to unhealthy habits, Danielle eventually decided that enough was enough.

Want Your Kid to Love What She's Doing? Try This One Thing.

Danielle Fuligni McKay | Posted 01.27.2016 | Good News
Danielle Fuligni McKay

As they learn with our help to talk through situation after situation out loud, it'll become second nature to do it independently in their head. String enough of these experiences together and she's on her way.

How to Feel Sexy Without Dropping a Pound

Karen Diaz, RD | Posted 01.27.2016 | Women
Karen Diaz, RD

This Valentine's I am calling all ladies to commit to giving themselves the gift of a luxurious life. When you finish these exercises you will have a warm heart, a brighter smile and a more solid relationship with yourself.