‘Scandal’ Spoilers: Huck Discovers Olivia Is Sleeping With Jake

‘Scandal’ Spoilers: Huck Discovers Olivia Is Sleeping With Jake

Tweet Scandal is easily considered one of the hottest dramas on television. From tangled affairs to murderous pasts, there is nothing short of surprising events each and every single week. Scandal recently returned from winter break, and a brand new Olivia Pope persona emerged. Kerry Washington has rocked this role […] Click here to view original web page at www.inquisitr.com

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The “Power Couple” Illusion

The “Power Couple” Illusion

Tweet lolostock via Getty Images My boyfriend recently asked me if we could “do more power couple activities together”. I did not like this suggestion. What exactly are “power couple activities”, I thought, and if we aren’t currently engaging in enough of these activities, what does that say about the […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

Tweet Studies have shown that happiness does not come from external variables such as finding a mate, financial gains or landing the next job promotion. Some science-backed theories believe that happiness can be improved through five easy methods. View gallery . When was the last time you felt a light-hearted awareness where you had a skip in your step, care-free grin on your face, and overwhelming sense that despite what happened, everything was going to work out? In other words, when was the last time you were […] Click here…

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You Don’t Have To Be A Monster To Be Capable Of Rape

You Don’t Have To Be A Monster To Be Capable Of Rape

Tweet On Monday evening, producer Dr. Luke broke his silence about his legal battle with pop star Kesha, denying the allegations of emotional abuse, battery and sexual assault she has made against him. “I didn’t rape Kesha and I have never had sex with her,” Dr. Luke (Lukasz Gottwald) tweeted, […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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Why Sexism at the Office Makes Women Love Hillary Clinton

Why Sexism at the Office Makes Women Love Hillary Clinton

Tweet Photo Credit Travis Dove for The New York Times THE poll numbers and primary results so far tell a simple story: Younger Democratic women are mostly for Bernie Sanders; older women lean more toward Hillary Clinton. The mothers-versus-daughters narrative, long an election-year trope, is particularly pronounced now, and tinged […] Click here to view original web page at www.nytimes.com

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Amber Rose: ‘I Get Sexually Assaulted Constantly’

Amber Rose: ‘I Get Sexually Assaulted Constantly’

Tweet Amber Rose has been an outspoken activist for victims of sexual assault, using her celebrity to draw attention to the violence, take a stand against victim-blaming and help empower women everywhere. The model and actress has spoken about her own experiences with sexual assault before, but recently opened up […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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The Big Why

The Big Why

Tweet There is danger in getting comfortable with not reaching for or chasing your potential. We find excuses and really start to believe those excuses. What happens to our mind when what propelled us out of bed is no longer our motivator. We think we want a life with minimal responsibility. We believe we are somehow better off if we avoid failure by not having to show up for the demands that once was. Sometimes we expect this great vision that pushes us out of the slump we are in….

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Healing Your Sensitive, Broken Heart

Healing Your Sensitive, Broken Heart

Tweet For those who have taken several walks through your life and each time find yourself in a land of hurt. The times that you feel everything and nothing at the same time. the moments when you wonder whats wrong with me when others seem to pick up the pieces and keep moving. Stuck in waves of emotions… Hurt people hurt people, as the saying goes. It doesn’t make getting your heart broken any easier, particularly if you feel very deeply. Being sensitive can feel like a curse. On the…

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The Way You’re Applying Makeup Could Give You Wrinkles

The Way You’re Applying Makeup Could Give You Wrinkles

Tweet NO more Pulling, Tugging or Rubbing! Confession: I spend way too much time thinking about the encroaching fine lines around my eyes, and the vanity mirror perched next to my desk computer is probably doing me no favors (I guess it’s a must-have if, as a beauty assistant at Glamour , I’m tasked with sampling […] Click here to view original web page at www.huffingtonpost.com

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The rules for avoiding poverty: stay in school, keep your job, and find love

The rules for avoiding poverty: stay in school, keep your job, and find love

Tweet Rules to Avoid Poverty or Basic Principles…..     There is a pattern of behaviour common to those who prosper Much is said about the forces dragging people into poverty, but not much about what helps them escape it. David Cameron has, of late, started to list the new deadly sins: addiction, family breakdown, domestic abuse. While it’s […] Click here to view original web page at www.telegraph.co.uk

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I Love Bernie Sanders, But This is Why I’m Supporting Hillary

I Love Bernie Sanders, But This is Why I’m Supporting Hillary

Tweet   Bernie Sanders has been named an honorary woman and is legendary for his support of women’s issues. Bernie Sanders has been vocal about supporting the reproductive rights of women and approves increasing funding for Planned Parenthood which offers millions of women healthcare education and services. Sanders recognize that women’s rights go far beyond ones opinion for or against abortion. Sanders knows that middle class families, who traditionally receive no financial help often struggles with quality and affordable childcare. He believes in lessening the burden and making quality childcare…

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Fifty Shades vs Five Shades of Grey

Fifty Shades vs Five Shades of Grey

Tweet Fifty Shades of Grey Movie As the hype about the movie Fifty Shades is concluding, I searched the internet and chatted with friends to compare my opinion of the book and the movie with others. I enjoyed the books but thought the movie lacked the distinct characteristics that I had anticipated. Many of my friends thought the movie was cute. Online reviews were mixed between worst ever and best ever. My opinion is that the movie was ambiguous in its theme. My sometimes over analytical mind thought the movie…

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Candice Bergen is Fat?

Candice Bergen is Fat?

Tweet Women and Body Image. Recently I read an article about Candice Bergen and her love for carbs and fatty foods. I was taken aback by her comment, “I am fat”. I googled her image and checked her out at various angles and poses. Fat? No way. She looks beautiful and happy. It is no secret that how we see ourselves in the mirror is how we treat our mind and body. Unfortunately, too often we set unrealistic and unattainable ideal body expectations. The impractical expectations are acquired from various…

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Having An Affair & Feeling Good

Having An Affair & Feeling Good

Tweet Reconnecting With Your Partner Sit back, close your eyes and try to remember when you first started dating your partner. Hopefully it brings a thoughtful smile to your face and arouses earnest memories. Can you remember when you couldn’t wait to see him? The mere thought of him caused nervous and excited butterflies. It didn’t matter where you went because you were simply eager to be with him. It didn’t matter what he talked about because you were delighted at the very sound of his voice. Do you recall…

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Can Men and Women be Just Friends?

Can Men and Women be Just Friends?

Tweet Friendships vs Relationships. Can men and women really be just friends? Or will one always want more? Can men and women bond like same sex friendships? The male- female friendship boundaries and desires must be communicated at the start of a friendship. It must not be left to chance or assumptions. Men and women can casually be friends. Opposite sex friendships should be intermittent in order to avoid confusion or embarrassment regarding the status of the relationship. Confusion can and often does result when one of the friends develop…

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Respect for Time

Respect for Time

Tweet Respect For Time Let me begin by saying that if I, if we agree to meet up, hang out, in short, spend time together then I ask of one thing: be in the moment and respect the time we have together. Perhaps I have reached a selfish and, to some people, slightly unreasonable point in my life wherein I request the same respect that I give in regard to appreciating time spent with others. For that friend, lover, co-worker there was some mutual attraction or common interest that caused…

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“Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou

“Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou

Tweet Phenomenal Woman Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a fashion model’s size But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms The span of my hips, The stride of my step, The curl of my lips. I’m a woman Phenomenally. Phenomenal woman, That’s me. I walk into a room Just as cool as you please, And to a man, The fellows stand or Fall down on their knees. Then…

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My Love

My Love

Tweet My Love I am in love. My love is soft and gentle…at times accordingly direct and demanding…Love and life has resolved my love to being self reliant yet dedicated to cultivating a nurturing aura. In my mind’s eye I have seen my love walk across a room gracefully and confidently. A sexy sway that declares, “I am love”. My love’s substantiated brilliance requires no fabricated audience. Witty? Don’t blink, pay attention, otherwise you just may miss it! I look into the eyes of my love and KNOW there’s been…

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Fathers & Daughters

Fathers & Daughters

Tweet More men should raise their daughters! Plainly, some men can do a more than adequate job at raising docile whores. The thought occurred to me as I listened in on a group of male friends. The men, boasted and I am sure exaggerated about their sexual encounters. The common theme of the dialogue was justification with no penitence or conscious of the many women outside of their relationships that they had sexual encounters with. I could detail the conversation, but I am fairly certain it is one that has…

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