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Are These Donuts Gluten-Free?

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Damn straight Jennifer Lawrence, I am cool.

I am also happy to not be in your clique.

After being hailed for photo bombing and usurping attention from others on the red carpet and other dubious non-accomplishments and celebrated… 883 more words

Abuse

Three Steps to Power and Away from Shame

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Trigger Warning: Talk of Abuse And Blaming the Victim

You want someone to make a video showing the man leaving the elevator instead of the woman. 1,130 more words

Relationships

Don't Be Creepy

“Yes! You’re right, there’s your leader from day camp last week. Would you like to say ‘hi?”

Off we went so that my outgoing five-year-old could see his leader from the previous week whom he adored. 210 more words

Parenting

Ten Lies Victims of Abuse Tell Themselves

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Trigger Warning: Understanding that power is not only taken but also surrendered is vital to breaking the cycle of violence and such an exploration must coincide with the examination of the thought processes that contribute to a person’s choice to stay in abusive relationships, not everyone is ready to take this step and should proceed reading with caution. 1,120 more words

Relationships

Ten Lies Abusive People Tell

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1. I could be so much more than I am now, but my commitment to you is holding me back.

They could be a CEO of a big company, just pick a company, any company, the president of something or other, a meteorologist, a famous explorer, even the Dalai Lama, but no, NO! 747 more words

Relationships

Protector or Predator? 5 Signs Your Palace May Turn Into a Prison

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What is wrong with a gal wanting to be taken care of even though she can take care of herself? Huh? That is what REAL men want to do, take care of “their” gals. 894 more words

Relationships

Lunchtime Made Easy

Making lunches is a lot of work.

Well, making lunches, breakfast, and dinner is a lot of work.

Breakfast, lunch, dinner, morning snack, afternoon snack – so much time preparing food. 252 more words

Parenting