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Women: Is Your Life Setting You Up For Failure?
Are you setting yourself up for failure?

Women: Is Your Life Setting You Up For Failure?

As a woman, many things in your life can be made into winnable games that feed your passion, soul and self-esteem. Without knowing how to make your life winnable, you give away your power and simply allow life to happen to you. This creates overwhelm, frustration, anger, anxiety, depression and physical illness.

Why I Lost Respect For (& My Crush On) Rupert Everett [EXPERT]
"There's nothing worse than being raised by two gay dads." —Rupert Everett

Why I Lost Respect For (& My Crush On) Rupert Everett

Since the story broke on the 'Huffington Post' about Everett's statement ("There's nothing worse than being raised by two gay dads"), I've seen numerous editorials, articles and spoofs referring to the once luscious piece of man meat as a vile hypocrite. I want to personally thank Rupie for bringing to light one of the stalwart behaviors of the gay community — internalized homophobia.

Forgetting The Most Important Relationship In Your Life?

Forgetting The Most Important Relationship In Your Life?

So often women expect of others what we don't give ourselves and with regard to relationships, this is one of the five mistakes we make that give our power away. We must develop an excellent relationship with our self before we expect them with others because we expect our mate to: love us; trust us; cherish us; respect and honor our bodies, personal boundaries and true value; but we don't love, trust, cherish, respect or honor ourselves.

Failure To Recognize Our True Value Gives Our Power Away
The power is in your hands!

Failure To Recognize Our True Value Gives Our Power Away

As women, our true value is what we feel we have to contribute to the world and plays a vital role in our lives. When we feel valuable, we lead happy, healthy lives whereas when we're searching for our value we spend our lives seeking approval from others. 3 Reasons We Fail To Recognize Our True Value:

Failure To Set Personal Boundaries Gives Our Power Away
Don't be shy - set those boundaries!

Failure To Set Personal Boundaries Gives Our Power Away

Workplaces, public establishments, governments, schools, and almost everything else we can think of have policies; but as women, one of the mistakes we make that give our power away is failing to establish and enforce our own personal policies called personal boundaries.

Feeling Obligated To Share Our Body Gives Our Power Away
Don't feel obligated. You don't owe anyone anything.

Feeling Obligated To Share Our Body Gives Our Power Away

As women, we know that men we date or get into relationships with will expect to have access to our body. When we love someone who treats us with respect and feel that we want to share our body with them we can feel strong, and supported. However, more often than not, we share this precious gift for the wrong reasons and give our power away.