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Beat Me Up Baby!
Writer, radio host, and executive chef, The Raging Skillet
I used to run past construction sites in NYC, as the workmen whistled and shouted out a list of catcalls that went from "Rambette ... to "Beat me up, baby!" I suppose this was their reaction to my having embraced the women's bodybuilding craze of the 1980s.
9 Reasons To Love Your Vulva
Jill P. Weber, Ph.D.
Washington, DC Psychologist, Relationship Expert
Research shows how you feel about your vulva matters, and it matters a lot. Here are nine reasons to work on accepting, and ultimately feeling blissful, about all parts of your body.
Are You Too Critical of Yourself?
Helping women overcome emotional and binge eating one meal at ...
Can you begin to take a step out of your critical, harsh mind to view yourself as your friends, family, and significant others see you? Can you imagine a world where each of us let go of the self-inflicted criticism, recognized our worth, and saw ourselves as those who love us see us?
BEAUTIFUL ME... The Emma, Alyson, and Katie Hance Project
Jackie and Warren Hance
Co-presidents, The Hance Family Foundation
There is a sad statistic we would like to share with you: Only 2 percent of women think they are beautiful.
Ladies, Let's Aim for the Top of the Podium
Med student, CrossFit Games athlete
Ladies, whether it's looking toward the top of the podium at the CrossFit Games, a stellar exam score, a career change, or a job promotion, let's set our goals high this year and refuse to allow a lack of belief in ourselves to hold us back. Who's with me?
My Own Worst Enemy
Professor, Writer, Mother
You may recognize the spiral-downward logic when your internal barometer registers that someone is seemingly much more accomplished -- not to mention much more glamorous -- than you are:
What decisions have I made that brought me to this place? Have they been the right ones?
How Skinny Models Might Actually Help Women's Self-Esteem
Don't Be Corporate Roadkill: Get Up, Girl!
President & CEO of Twomentor, LLC
I sat on the floor of my darkened bedroom with the last moments of November light trickling away. I was talking on the phone with my best friend about leaving my job. This friend knew just how much I loved my job, so she knew something had gone awry.
Maybe a Wrinkle Would Do Me Good
UMass Amherst graduate
New York City can ruin your day when you're a semi-decent looking 20-something, hoping for a little respect on a friendless subway ride.
Why Women Look In The Mirror So Often
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When Do Women Start Thinking They're Beautiful?
What Swimsuit Shopping Can Do To Your Self-Esteem
How We're Paying For Putting Ourselves Down (And Why We'll Pay For You To Say Something Nice!)
Executive Lifestyle Editor, HuffPost Live
Even though I'm not normally one for saccharine self-affirmations and cheesy platitudes, I want to use the comments section of this post to flip the script and ask you all to say something positive about yourselves.
'The Doctor Told Me I Needed Liposuction'
Women: Who's In Charge Of Your Life?
Through my own personal struggles and those of other women, I have found four common sources from which many of our limitations are born.
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I decidws not to settle for less than what I know is the absolute best for me. I took time out from dating and focused on being the healthiest I can be, both spiritually and emotionally.
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