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Why Making Positive Connections Can Be Good for Your Health

A few weeks ago,  I participated on a panel at the IOB Self-Care Symposium, hosted by Dixie Lincoln- Nichols.

We spoke about women’s lack of self-care, financial health, stress and why women need connections and relationships with other women. 612 more words

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Women helping Foster Families

As many of you know our family has been fostering for almost 3 years now.  Last Sunday we celebrated the 3rd birthday of our son who has been with us since he was 3 months old.  686 more words

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Just Checking In

So, we’re halfway through May Justice Reign.  How are you doing?  Are you: Just making it?  Thriving?  Failing?  Joyful?  Numb?  Don’t ask?!  –LOL! 319 more words

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Time of the Month Club: Indignity Prevention

Is there possibly a cruder phrase than ‘she’s on the rag?’ We hear it now as a nasty, sexist reference but it wasn’t all that long ago that this was a woman’s monthly reality. 693 more words

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Ugly

ug·ly  adj   -unpleasant or repulsive, especially in appearance

This culture bombards us as women with what beautiful should look like.  That probably leaves most of us feeling ugly in some way; even if it is very subtle.  625 more words

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Let's Go Shopping

Shopping is fabulous.  It is truly a privilege.  But spending money to help save or help someone else:  always priceless.

We’ve gathered a few of probably hundreds of companies and websites that provide a product to purchase that in turn can help a woman or girl make her way better in life.  682 more words

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Hope from the inside

So you are a woman with a past.  Living with shame, regret, and guilt.  Yet, you don’t just go home and tuck yourself into bed, you are transferred to your cell.  445 more words

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