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Advice for Women: Why Self-Care Isn’t Selfish?

As women, most of us have a hard time prioritizing ourselves. It’s almost ironic to think that while we want to make the world better for the people around us, we do nothing of the sort for ourselves. Motherhood and femininity are a continuous cycle of service to others with very little return. Sadly, this… Read More ›

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Why Gender Equality Is Everyone’s Issue

Gender equality is not only a fundamental human right, but a necessary foundation for a prosperous, peaceful, and sustainable world. Patriarchy has reigned supreme for far too long, and is currently being pushed towards complete destruction. But there is still a long way to go. The fruits of activism have begun to shine through with… Read More ›

Smart Guide: Top Ways How to Deal with Jealousy?

We all feel jealous sometimes. It is an emotion that we may experience now and then. It is common to feel insecure or jealous when in a romantic relationship, or when faced with the challenge of accepting someone better than you into your fold. Feeling jealous of someone is part of the human experience, but… Read More ›

How to Get Your Ex Back If They Are in a Rebound Relationship

Losing your significant other is tough, but seeing them with someone else is a tall order. Often, seeing an ex with someone new can remind us of all the good times we shared, which sometimes makes us want them back. It is not uncommon to start seeing new people after a break-up, though most such… Read More ›

Ultimate Guide: How to Recover From a Broken Relationship?

  Heartbreak is one of the worst feelings out there. An immeasurable amount of sonnets, play songs, and poems have been written over a broken relationship. Broken Heart Syndrome affects one in every 100 people who die of myocardial infarction, or heart failure. With such scary statistics, it is no wonder that people are always… Read More ›

How to curb your daughter’s people-pleasing behavior

Traditionally women have been taught to not show anger, to be complacent, to hold in their negative emotions. History has also shown us that those behaviors are not a healthy practice for anyone. But, many young women still display these kinds of behaviors. They want to be people-pleasers. They don’t want to make people angry… Read More ›

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Sisters who are generals show us women really can do anything

I came across an article in The Washington Post the other day about the first sisters to become generals in the U.S. Army. The article made me feel proud to be a woman in this day and age and happy to see women putting themselves out there and going for these high-level military positions.  Anyone… Read More ›

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Hormone changes at 40 can impact mood

As women, we generally think of the big changes in our body to be puberty and menopause but other precursors could be impacting your mood. Forty is generally too young for most women to experience full-blown menopause but some symptoms start to show up, often referred to as perimenopause. These symptoms can mean this milestone… Read More ›

Lets Put An End To Period Shaming

Think periods. The cramps, the bloating, the aches, the moodiness, the downright shitty feeling. Does anyone actually feel good when they are on their period? Now think about what you do when you are on your period — do you talk about it? Noooo that’s taboo. Who talks about it? Well, 51 percent of the… Read More ›

Self-Esteem: Men vs. Women

Self-esteem is a tricky thing. It plays an important role in our lives. It influences how we act around others, the decisions we make, how motivated we are in our career, and how we feel in our own skin. It is at our very core as people. And, while it is a crucial factor for… Read More ›