Is Jealousy Stealing Your Joy?

By: Kristen Flowers At age thirty-three I thought my years of self discovery were over. I arrogantly believed I knew everything there was to know about myself and why wouldn’t I? I had made it through adolescence, puberty, and now adulthood. I paid my own bills, have a husband, my cat’s litter box was cleaned…

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The Dreaded Christmas Card Photo Shoot

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Minted.  It’s that special time of year again. Time to take the dreaded family photo for our Christmas card. The kids are super excited. And by excited I mean, “Why do we have to do this stupid photo every year mom?” CLICK HERE TO WIN A $100…

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Amy Doesn’t Care That Amy’s Naked

  Beautiful, gross, strong, thin, fat, pretty, ugly, sexy, disgusting, flawless, woman. Thank you Annie Leibovitz! A photo posted by @amyschumer on Nov 30, 2015 at 7:39am PST So neither should we. Guest Post via Mary McCarthy, Author of the The Scarlet Letter series The first line of CNN’s article about the new pop culture…

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Did CoolSculpting Help Me Get Bikini Ready?

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by CoolSculpting, but all the words and my soon to be dying fat cells are mine! It’s been 4 months since my last CoolSculpting treatment and I am so excited to share my after thoughts with you. While I was going through the treatment I had a number of readers ask…

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Domestic Violence Stories of Survival: It’s Not You, It’s Them

This is a sponsored post on behalf of The Allstate Foundation.  1 in 4 women report experiencing domestic violence in her lifetime – that’s more women than breast cancer, lung cancer and ovarian cancer combined. If you are one of the women currently experiencing domestic violence, there is a way out. Empowering Stories from Women…

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These numbers still shock me…

1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. 1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence by an intimate partner during her lifetime. 113 people die every day from breast cancer. An average of 3 women are killed each day by an intimate partner.An estimated more than 12 million…

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Women, Goals, Motivation & Smiles

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Invisalign. All the women power is yours.  As we approach resolution season this is incredible news. While resolutions are hard, the infographic below via Invisalign, demonstrates women are working hard and keeping those resolutions made for 2015! Nearly two in three women say they resolved to better themselves…

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6 Things I Want My Son’s Girlfriend To Know

KRISTI CORRIGAN When I first heard that you were dating my son, I wasn’t happy. In fact, I just wanted to close my eyes and pretend you didn’t exist. I just knew that I wouldn’t like you. How could I? No-one would ever be good enough for my son. Then I saw the two of…

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