Dating Coach: How Freezing My Eggs Transformed My Dating Life
Life became a lot more carefree after I froze my eggs!
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Dating With Frozen Eggs: How The 20K Investment Changed My Life

Were you too busy with your career to realize the years were flying by and you were not in a baby-making relationship? If so, Shelley, of relationship coach duo Claudette & Shelley, shares her story about freezing her eggs and how it helped take the pressure off her dating life. Read on to learn more about the procedure and the benefits of freezing your eggs.

Benefits of Being a Working Mother
Have your kids and a fulfilling career, too.
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Benefits of Being a Working Mother

In case you were worried about how working will affect your kids, or how having kids will affect your career, don't worry! Having a separate life from your parenting is a beneficial thing, and here are 4 reasons why.

Off--The-Clock
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Off--The-Clock

“I’m late, I’m late, for a very important date.”  -The White Rabbit                    How do we determine the appropriate age to start dating, get married, have kids, and/or retire?  Bernice Neugarten (1976) suggested that human beings use a ‘social clock’ to define the cultural norms and expected social behaviors throughout the lifespan.  Differing from biological clocks that have a neural origin, social clock

Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer
Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer is laying down the law.
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The Surprising Victim Of Marissa Mayer's New Mandate

There are lots of things that get me fired up these days: the shrinking middle class; corporate greed; politicians behaving like kindergarteners who haven't had a nap and refuse to play nice — ever. But what's got me fired up lately is Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's mandate that all telecommuting employees must start reporting to work at the company's corporate headquarters in Silicon Valley starting in June.

Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems
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Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems

Imagine a scene where you ask your teen to pick up his clothes and he smiles and does it immediately.  Does that sound too far-fetched.  Maybe not, read on…. Every teen misbehaves at some point or another. From talking back and slamming doors to ditching class and using profanity. It’s normal for teens to want to feel independent, but it’s not acceptable for them to act out in a negative manner. Don’t go to the extreme, however — sending them off to boarding school isn’t the answer.

5 Tips To Make Your New Years Resolutions Stick
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5 Tips To Make Your New Years Resolutions Stick

The New Year is right around the corner and with that comes the opportunity for you to create some big changes in your life. Let’s face it, most of us make all sorts of resolutions when the New Year rolls around and most times, they never really stick. As Chicago’s resident gay dating coach, this time of year is always fairly busy for me because I have guys who really want to make changes towards finding their ultimate happiness.

Study Says Working Full-Time Benefits Moms [EXPERT]
Apparently, you can have it all ...
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Study Says Working Full-Time Benefits Moms

Whether you have to work, want to work or fall somewhere in-between, a recent study by the American Psychological Association revealed that full-time working mothers are happier and healthier than their non-working counterparts. Perhaps it's time to let go of the working mom's guilt and instead focus on the many benefits working full-time brings to a mother and her family. Here are seven ways full-time work benefits mothers.

Why You Should Stop Judging Pregnant CEO Marissa Mayer [EXPERT]
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Why You Should Stop Judging Pregnant CEO Marissa Mayer

It always shocks me when there is a backlash against a woman who dares to make her own way when it comes to navigating career and motherhood. Sure, there are a few crazies out there — like the New Jersey mother who took her five year-old daughter tanning — whose choices we may legitimately criticize. But even in that instance, is this the best use of our collective judgment?

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Pamper yourself when you become too busy to receive.
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7 Ways To Give Yourself Some Extra Love

Receiving…It should be a natural thing for us gals. After all, it's one of our feminine traits. In fact, it's one of our most powerful traits. It's what activates our desires. It's our ability to attract and then take in the abundance, love, and riches that we want so badly.