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How Standing Up to a Police Officer Changed My Life — And How What I Learned Can Change Yours

A few years ago, just as my marriage was falling apart, I took my 11-year-old daughter back to my hometown...
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Why “Aging Gracefully” is Bullshit — And Why Women Need to Quit Doing It

I adore Madonna. I love her music, yes, but I love her as a woman a million times more. In...
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How Learning About Your Health Will Help You Transform It (And Your Body Too)

Back in 2002, I was newly married with no job and no kids — which meant that I basically was...
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I Cut Up My Victoria’s Secret PINK Card – Here’s Why

When I was in college, my good friend Holly and I used to go out at least once a week,...
The Voice

The Voice

Have you ever found yourself arguing with one of your children, only to realize later how stupid and pointless it...
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50

I turned 50 yesterday. When people talk about a milestone birthday like this, they usually say one of two things:...
Let It Go

Let It Go

I love to watch my little girls play. They are utterly un-self-conscious. They are fully in all their moments and...
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Foundation, Fillers, and Filters

My kids love to take pictures of me when I’m not looking. And it’s horrible. They sometimes go the extra...
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Face It, Embrace It

This past fall was an extremely difficult time in my life. It was the start of what would ultimately end...
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It’s No Big Deal

Do you remember that Jim Carrey movie The Truman Show? It was about a man whose whole life was a...