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Happy International Women’s Day!

Every year, the United Nations celebrates International Women’s Day on March 8. We think this is nice, but we also think women should be celebrated every single day. Yeah, we know, duh. But did you know? Although International Women’s…

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Magical Thighs on South Beach

Headed to be beach today with one of my sister wives, and I’ve gotta say, Ashley has been on the “glow up” for a while now. Used to have little stick legs I was ashamed of. Used to think…

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Loving Yourself this Valentine’s Day

The season of love is more than plus size valentine’s day lingerie and celebrating our love for others. We think we should be celebrating a little love for ourselves, too. Here are five great ways to do that: Get used…

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The Beauty of Being Fully Alive

There are over 22,000 self-help books about happiness on Amazon. But happiness alone doesn’t make a full human experience. And “happiness” always sounds kind of generic, like “sunshine”, “blue skies”, and “vanilla”. We’re each a complex mix of messy…

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4 Reasons to Love Being Single Over New Year’s

Oh, sure, no one to kiss, blah blah blah. How about this? How about, limitless numbers of people to kiss, and no one would look sideways at you for it? But seriously: New Year’s is a great time to…

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Find Your Uplifting Tribe

It was only the second time I had seen my friend since we had both given birth. We carried our daughters in front-packs, walking through the shopping plaza on Kauai in Hawaii, conversing about how much our lives had…

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When I was young and crazy and living in San Francisco, I met a man with a beautiful Italian accent, a mane of dark hair, and an annoying clove cigarette habit. He called himself a sculptor. We will call…