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Build Self-Esteem & Believe In Yourself!

Build Self-Esteem & Believe In Yourself!

     The definition of self-esteem is a belief in oneself; self-respect. We all deserve that as individuals and human beings. And yet, in our lifetimes, different messages have been delivered, and received into our psyches that bit by bit or in a traumatic event deprive us of our self-esteem, our belief in ourselves and our self-respect. These messages that cause us to shut down, mentally and emotionally also prevent us from moving ahead in fulfilling or actualizing our life dreams.

Tips On Being A Balanced, Whole Woman

Tips On Being A Balanced, Whole Woman

Ever feel like it’s up to you to do everything? Sure you’re capable, competent and a rock star woman who can handle anything, but deep down don’t you long for a man to step up to the plate and take over at times? When I was married I was always caught up in this conundrum – wanting my other half to take care of something, anything - but if I had to wait longer than a nanosecond it was too late, I was at the helm.

Focus On What You Have Control Over

Focus On What You Have Control Over

When we think about increasing productivity, generally our thoughts gravitate towards managing our time more effectively. While time management certainly is one integral part of increasing productivity, all too often the work environment is ignored. Regardless of the location of your workplace, there are aspects that may be controlled to decrease distractions. Though there are certain things that simply cannot be controlled, focus on that which is in your control and you’ll be on your way to a more joyful work environment.

Why Some Women Will Never Marry

Why Some Women Will Never Marry

No, this isn’t a diatribe about the ratio of men to women and how some women could inevitably be without an eligible guy because of the numbers game.  We all know the statistics and how there is supposedly one man for every seven (or ten) women on the planet.  Yet women get married every day of the week.  Why not you?  

The Myth Of Internet Sexual Privacy

The Myth Of Internet Sexual Privacy

This guest article from Psych Central was written by Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S Today’s omnipresent fear that one’s personal identifying data (e.g., social security number or credit card information) may be vulnerable to hackers and identity theft has pushed millions of subscribers into the arms of “identity theft protection” companies like LifeLock.

The Myth Of Internet Sexual Privacy

The Myth Of Internet Sexual Privacy

This guest article from Psych Central was written by Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S Today’s omnipresent fear that one’s personal identifying data (e.g., social security number or credit card information) may be vulnerable to hackers and identity theft has pushed millions of subscribers into the arms of “identity theft protection” companies like LifeLock.

doorway effect
Have you ever caught yourself in a 'doorway effect' moment?

Have You Experienced The 'Doorway Effect?'

You are upstairs in your bedroom working on a project of sorts, when you realize that you need a knife to continue with your task. So you go downstairs to the kitchen to get a knife and the moment you arrive, you completely forget why you are in the kitchen and what you needed to get. Does that ever happen to you? You are on a mission and suddenly the mission vanishes from your memory. It takes a few minutes to remember what your goal was and what you intended to do. Apparently, this sudden and momentary memory loss is called the "Doorway Effect."

5 Tricks That Help You Get Hit On

5 Tricks That Help You Get Hit On

You want to meet some guys. So you spend 2 hours perfecting your hair and make up, throw on you're hippest skinny jeans, platform pumps, and the flahiest shirt in your closet. You go out to a bar, buy a pair of vodka sodas, settle into a corner table with your girlfriend and wait…. But no guys approach. You know why? Because if you really want to get hit on, that’s not the way to do it, this is:

What Is The Biggest Mistake Women Make?

What Is The Biggest Mistake Women Make?

How many times have you asked the man in your life "what's wrong" in an attempt to draw them into communication? This, says Dr. Bonnie Eaker Weil, is the biggest mistake women make. Contrary to what women are trying to do with that question, it is actually the best way to shut their man up and make him withdraw.