11 Health Benefits of Love

Valentine's Day is right around the corner! Do you have someone special to share the holiday with this year? If so, you may be surprised to learn that there are health benefits of love! Yes, you read that right. Some studies have shown that it can actually benefit your health to be in a long term loving relationship. According to naturalhealers.com, there are 11 ways the body benefits from a healthy long term relationship. Take a look at the benefits, and see if you are surprised at the ways a loving relationship can affect your health. Infographic provided … [Read more...]

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Add Self-Love to Your Life in 28 Days #CreativeSelfLove

As a busy mom I often forget how important it is to provide myself with self-love. We often place ourselves last in the family food chain, and we just don't take the time we need to make sure we're building ourselves up on a daily basis.Let's face it. Most women go through a phase in their life when they don't love themselves. Whether you feel like you have a few extra pounds you need to lose, feel like you need to gain weight, don't like the way a certain body part looks, worry too much, fear something, the list could go on and on...every woman should be comfortable in her own skin.I was … [Read more...]

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Women Can Own a Business #Franchising

We hear about scams that offer a way to earn money all the time, but women can own a business with SuperCuts (the sponsor of this post) hair salons. Because SuperCuts is a franchise you get the support you need to be successful. And since haircuts are a necessary service your business is not a fad. It is in for the long run. Why the SuperCuts Franchise Works Using a profitable business model, SuperCuts knows what works. They focus on “multiple potential revenue streams” which means different ways to earn money. These are proven to work. Besides haircuts, stores sell hair care products, and … [Read more...]

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First Period Rituals

First period rituals are used to recognize the step into adulthood.  Family and community members take part in rituals often based on their culture. Some are celebrations, while others are exclusionary. My First Period Ritual When I had my first period, my mother did what her mother did to her – she slapped me across my face. It wasn’t a real slap, but rather a tap that didn’t hurt. She explained that it was a Jewish tradition to bring the blood and color back to my cheek. Since then I’ve learned that this slap is a custom without any basis in Jewish law. The slap didn’t bother me though … [Read more...]

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Dove Movement for Self-Esteem Role Models #DoveInspired

The Third Annual Dove Movement for Self-Esteem campaign is starting off by providing girls, tweens and teens with information on positive female role models to emulate and help them reach their full potential. Role models make a positive difference in the lives of others, even if it’s just one person. Encouraging female role models are real women: professionals, those working in the STEM fields – science, technology, engineering and mathematics, those working in male dominated fields, mothers (biological, adoptive, foster step-mothers and anyone who takes on that role) and women who … [Read more...]

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