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Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg
'My daughter, I am going to teach you to fight for what you want in life.'

A Lesson From 'Lean In': Why My Daughter Will Know Her Self-Worth

My 4-year old daughter loves princesses and I realize now that I've waited for a tiara myself. I've waited for people to recognize my accomplishments and bestow a gift, whether it be a job, a promotion or a raise. I want to make sure that my daughter knows that she shouldn't wait for her dreams to be fulfilled—she is the one who will make them come true (even if it's to be a princess).

8 Signs Your Child May Have Autism

8 Signs Your Child May Have Autism

What is Autism? Autism is a  PDD (pervasive developmental disorder) of children, characterized by impaired communication, excessive rigidity, and emotional detachment. Early detection is crucial in the treatment of autism and will add in the improving the disorder. Symptoms can exhibited as early as 18 months of age but the average of diagnosis is about 3 years old. Early detection can make a huge impact in the treatment of an autistic child. A child should be immediately evaluated  by a doctor, if they show the following signs:

Celebrate National Masturbation Month!

Celebrate National Masturbation Month!

Happy Masturbation Month! That’s right, May is National Masturbation Month. Get ready to celebrate self pleasuring all month long. National Masturbation Month was started in 1995 by the sex educators at Good Vibrations, in response to the controversy surrounding the firing of Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders, who infamously recommended that masturbation be taught as part of sex education curriculum.

Should You Date Without Butterflies?

Should You Date Without Butterflies?

Should you continue to date someone if you are feeling no butterflies in your stomach or attraction? This is a complicated question and one that is worth taking time to study. Look at your previous attractions and see if the people you dated were good for you or lowered your self-esteem. Just because you are have high chemistry with someone doesn’t mean that it will be long-lasting relationship good for you. Similar to sweets, we may love to load up on them but are they nourishing us?

Office Romance

Office Romance

Office romances such as dating a man in the workplace are full of risks. Before you start flirting over the copy machine, think about where an office romance could take you. In fact, your company may have a firm policy discouraging dating a co-worker or at least dating a person within the same department. Moral of the story: Think before you date a co-worker.

10 Reasons To Love Being A Single Woman
One reason: you can take a day for yourself!

10 Reasons To Love Being A Single Woman

A woman in a relationship will spend all of her time and energy on her man, the family and the relationship. In the end, there's very little left for herself. When you're single, this is one of the best times to spend everything you've got on the most important person in your life—you!