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The Resilient Daughter's Guide To Anxiety

The Resilient Daughter's Guide To Anxiety

Anxiety. What do you tell yourself about it, if you're experiencing it? What do you tell yourself about YOU? Many women who have difficult relationships with their mothers struggle with anxiety. For years I told myself that I was silly and stupid because I "freak out" around stomach illness (in other people, as well as in myself). I have spent lots of time (and money) trying to fix it/me.

What It Feels Like To Be A Swinger Wife

What It Feels Like To Be A Swinger Wife

What does it feel like for a wife to be engaged in the swinging lifestyle? What does it feel like for her to know that her husband is willingly sharing her with another man for sexual purposes? Will you not feel as loved by your man or will you feel more loved by him if you become a part of the swinging lifestyle? If you are interested in the swinging lifestyle, then these are probably questions that are going on in your mind. These questions are common, so this article will address what a swinger wife feels like during everyday life and during swinging.

Swinging is Becoming A Common Culture In Society

Swinging is Becoming A Common Culture In Society

Swinging is becoming a common culture in society. People who are learning how to swing for the first time often have the feeling that something is wrong in the relationship. However, the truth about swinging is completely different from this. It is a lifestyle for couples who are committed, happy and secure with their relationship.

Erotic Pole Dancing

Erotic Pole Dancing

I am suggesting that you try pole dancing. Why? Because it unleashes the wild woman living inside you… and it’s fun. Your partner will love you for it. What more can you ask for? Here’s my story: Well, I did it. I crossed a personal line one night in 2006. I took my first (professionally led) pole dancing class. Now that doesn’t mean that I have career expectations for the nearest Gentlemen’s club!

How to Pack for a Spontaneous Beach Weekender

How to Pack for a Spontaneous Beach Weekender

10 things you must pack for your weekend trip. After much trial, error, and over packing to the point of embarrassment, I finally have it down to a science: packing for the beach weekender! I like to keep a tote ‘already in progress’ (meaning the essentials are already packed; that way, I just have to toss in last minute necessities, like toiletries) Now, I’m always prepared for those “last minute come chill at the beach house” invitations. Here’s my list: 1. The tote. Use a closable, roomy tote that can double as a beach bag.

7 Reassurances For The Partner Of A Sex Or Porn Addict

7 Reassurances For The Partner Of A Sex Or Porn Addict

We offer these reassurances to you with the intention that they help soothe your immediate pain—realizing that they are not going to solve the problem of your partner’s acting out behaviors. He will need to seek help and support. You may very well need to seek help and support as well. We encourage you to think of these reassurances as seeds that are being planted, to take them in as deeply as you can.  

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9 Ways To Find Happiness In A Job You Absolutely HATE

Everyone wants to find their purpose, but a crappy job sometimes prevents us from doing what makes us happy. You can make limbo tolerable with Debra Smouse's helpful tips. Only then can you commit to finding your purpose and true happiness full-time.

Bitch

Bitch

The "Hello My Name Is" sticker on the front of my shirt reads "Bitch." A small group discussed and then came up with that name, that quality, and now the word is glued to me for the rest of the weekend. I get it. We're in the middle of getting trained to be coaches and the assignment is to emphasize an area where we can bring more power, balance and authenticity to how we show up. From me they want more bitch. "You know things that you're not sharing," one participant says.

Building or Restoring Trust

Building or Restoring Trust

Trust in the workplace increases morale, productivity and lowers expensive staff turnover. It also provides fertile ground for much sought-after innovation.  If you’re a manager or an aspiring leader, it’s important to know what it takes to build trust.  With today’s turbulent business environment restoring trust after increasingly common things like layoffs, pay cuts, drastic operational changes or a business deal gone south, may mean rebuilding the trust you once had f