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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

Foursomes, The Secret To A Stronger Relationship

Foursomes, The Secret To A Stronger Relationship

Some couples like to live a sexually active, curious and exciting life. These couples are commonly termed as “Swingers”. They are sexually liberated souls seeking different sexual partners, threesomes, foursomes and more together with their life partners. Unlike other monogamous couples, they have no room for fights and jealousies. In fact, swinging lifestyle not just make their sexual life interesting and adventurous, but also help the couples strengthen their relationship bond.

Living On Relationship Crumbs

Living On Relationship Crumbs

There is nothing like the gaunt and vacant look of a person who is emotionally starved.   One partner feasts at the banquet table and the other pounces on any random crumb dropped to the floor.  The fervor and excitement for the occasional emotional table scrap is an all too common sight in today’s women. Crumb seeking does not discriminate and is seen in woman ranging from teenagers to senior citizens, welfare recipients to the town’s elite, and even stay-at-home moms to full-time career women.

SEXY is a FEELING: Getting Back to the Basics

SEXY is a FEELING: Getting Back to the Basics

Drum roll please!  I know, I know, we have all been brainwashed to think that “sexy” is a perfectly rounded butt, voluptuous, perky boobs, a flat stomach, and perfect skin. In fact, if you haven’t already heard (and thankfully most of us have), even cover photos of the most beautiful women in the world have been airbrushed and touched up. We are being brainwashed and it’s time we all stand up and say! ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! SEXY is a FEELING!

10 Signs You're Dating The Wrong Man

10 Signs You're Dating The Wrong Man

Time, it is your most precious resource. Its something that no amount of money can buy. So if your dating a man and something doesn't feel quite right, then maybe its time to cut the cord. Here 10 Signs Your Dating The Wrong Man: 1. You Can’t Seem To Introduce Him To Your Family And Friends