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10 Signs you Suck at Self-Management

Most could say that we grew up with parents or invested adults telling us what to do. Clean your room, eat your veggies, don’t waste your money, organize  your time. It’s no secret that most of the conflict that parents have with their children is in the area of discipline with the purpose of teaching them…… Continue reading 10 Signs you Suck at Self-Management

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Sex and Women in the Music Industry

I have to come clean. I don’t watch music awards anymore or most award shows for that matter. I usually hear about what happened the next day via social media. So in December when I heard about a speech Madonna made about her difficulties coming up in a male dominated and sexist music industry and my interest…… Continue reading Sex and Women in the Music Industry

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The Day She Ran Away

What kind of responsibility do female artists have to the younger generation? I sometimes get frustrated by the dual messages some female artists display. On the one hand they spout that they are empowered but frame themselves into scantily clad unrealistic props made for the sole purpose of shock value and entertaining male fantasies.  Are these images…… Continue reading The Day She Ran Away

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The Unsettling Fear of Being a Teen Mom

Once I was having a conversation with a young woman and asked her about her goals. She told me that she wanted to graduate and not get pregnant. It got me wondering about goals. Like, once they’ve made it past that…then what? I was a bit sad that she didn’t seem to have any other…… Continue reading The Unsettling Fear of Being a Teen Mom

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Ready to Leave Home?

I hear a lot of teenagers talk about moving out. Youth as young as fifteen sometimes play around with the idea of moving out from under the wings of their parents. They are tired of having someone to answer to and think that moving out will solve that problem. Others get their first taste of freedom…… Continue reading Ready to Leave Home?

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Insecurity and Rejection

For some women it’s easy to internalize rejection.  When a young girl finds a guy she likes and discovers that he likes her it can be such an exciting moment. Getting to know the other person and sharing your heart is probably the most exciting part of any relationship. You talk for hours, text all the…… Continue reading Insecurity and Rejection

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“Nude”

I was at my favourite undergarment store today and decided to make a few purchases of the BEST BRA EVA and as usual I chose the colour black. The lady at the counter asked me if I wanted any other colours to which I replied that black was the only colour that was versatile and low key for…… Continue reading “Nude”