self help

Every Body Is Beautiful

When I was in elementary school, I got picked on for being chubby. I went to a private middle school and I thought I’d start on a clean slate, but the teasing continued. It seemed very clear that if you weren’t thin you couldn’t be popular, and at that age that’s really all I cared […]

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You Need To Make Time For Self-Love

How often do you complain or brag that you’re “busy”? Do you have one of those popular planners or coffee mugs with the words “I Am Very Busy” printed on them? Do you like being busy? Do you think being busy demonstrates value and worth? These are all questions I think we should ask ourselves. […]

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50 Things To Do When You’re Sick

An awesome lady in my Uncustomary Babes group asked me if I could write a list of 50 things to do when you’re sick, and I agree that was something we needed in our arsenal! It sucks when you’re sick, no matter what kind of sick it is, and it’s important to keep your spirits […]

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8 Types Of Creative Intelligences

In psychology classes, I learned about Howard Gardner’s approach to intelligence. Until then I had really only ever heard people talk about “book smarts” and “street smarts” and I thought it was ridiculous to divide life into those two categories, as well as to assume you could only excel in one of them. I loved […]

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