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Support These Places: 28 Stores Thankfully CLOSED on Thanksgiving

Is nothing sacred? This Thanksgiving, a growing number of stores -- like Kmart, Walmart, Target, Gap, Macyís, Best Buy, Toys R Us, and Kohlís -- are planning to open even earlier for Black Friday s…

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How to Respond to Bullies

Have you ever been bullied? Were you able to respond to the bully in a way that valued YOU? I grew up with a mother who was a bully. My response was to shut down into a kind of frozen numbness. Whe…

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Why Setting Boundaries In Romantic Relationships Is Vital

By Jane Garapick for YourTango.com. Looking back, I realize how much my inability to set boundaries contributed to my rocky relationship roller coaster ride. And while there are many different idea…

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Wisdom from Michael Eisen

We need to make self-love a lifestyle, not just a practice! I truly believe that the root cause of the majority of the challenges and problems that we as humans face is a lack of self-love, self-worth…

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Top 7 Tips for Engaging the Elderly & Disabled

Follow these top seven tips to engage the elderly or disabled effectively!…

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8 Peaceful Resolutions

When I remarked to a diplomatic group that we would never end terrorism until we endeared ourselves to the enemy, they stared at me as if I had lost my mind. I get much the same reaction whenever I sa…

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Can You ‘Be The Change’ For A Woman In Need?

Today, a friend woke up in crisis. I reached out to my community to see if we might be a part of the solution, to see if we have among us the means to produce a vehicle for a woman in need. I asked…

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Sacred Sex

We are a society that is starved for deep and meaningful love.† Sex seems to be the stand-in for intimacy.† Somewhere between little girls who dream of a fairy tale romance and little boys that are ra…

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The Path of Love

I think about God a lot. Itís actually one of my favorite things to dwell on. It started when I quit the Lutheran Church when I was 14 due to the hypocrisy and misogyny I felt whenever I went to chur…

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Cashing Out Of ‘The Game Of Life’

‎ "I don't believe in the choice you two are making... I don't, but I don't think that it's any of my business." I didn't see it coming... wasn't ready, even remotely, to hear these words…

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