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don't bully yourself

If you wouldn’t bully others…

Pay attention to your thoughts today. What are you saying to yourself inside that head of yours? If it’s negative, press the stop button and put on some positive vibes. If you wouldn’t talk that way to others, then don’t talk to yourself like that.

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Dear LEGO, this is how girls play

Dear LEGO, This is how girls play…

As a long-time LEGO fan, I have read with great interest the backlash against the toy company for “gendering” and “pinkifying” my favorite toy. What I am failing to see in all of this ruckus is how do real-life girls actually play with LEGO bricks? Why are we just sitting around complaining about this subject…

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lindsey van quote

And I couldn’t do that yesterday

Watching the women perform in the ski jumping event at the Olympics this year was a total thrill. I really appreciated this particular quote from Lindsey Van, not because of her comments about the sport, but because of her last sentence. “And I couldn’t do that yesterday”. It really makes you think. What goals are…

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betty friedan quote

Men are not the enemy…

One of the biggest mistakes we make in our lives is beating ourselves up. Make it a point to speak positively to yourself today. It is the first step to turning negative habits into positive ones.

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If what I do prove well, it won't advance. They'll say it's stolen, or else it was by chance. Anne Bradstreet

If what I do prove well…

They say women have to work twice as hard to be thought just as good as their male counterparts. There are a lot of statistics to support that notion, but it’s a negative mindset. Don’t get stuck into thinking you are anything less just because you don’t get the respect you deserve. Keep a positive…

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International Women's Day

Today is…

Today, March 8th, is International Women’s Day. Take a moment today to reflect how far the women’s movement has come. Think of one thing you’re grateful for that you wouldn’t have without the passion and perseverance of the many generations of women before you that fought for you to have that privilege. Share your answer…

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Serena Williams quote

I decided I can’t pay a person to…

The past is the past. Mistakes you make are just that…mistakes. Don’t dwell on them, get over them. Are you ready to move on?

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The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity. Ayn Rand

The ladder of success is best climbed…

Opportunities can be found all around us every day. You can choose to step on the rungs of opportunity and climb, or you can stay at the bottom. The choice is yours to make. Are you going up or staying on the ground?

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Every woman needs a hardhat to protect her from all the crap that will inevitably come raining down whenever she stands up for herself.

Every woman needs a hardhat…

The minute you start standing up for yourself and your dream… that is the moment the storms begin to churn. I’m not being negative. It’s just an inevitable fact. There will always be people around you that don’t like change and they will do whatever they can to stop it from happening. You’ve got to…

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What makes people like you?

We all want people to like us. That is truly the bottom line. We want to be liked and feel accepted. So I went in search of what makes someone a “likable” person. Is there a specific factor? Are their certain traits one must exhibit? Are you just born with it? Does the “it” factor…

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Find something that you're really interested in doing in your life. Pursue it, set goals, and commit yourself to excellence. Do the best you can. Chris Evert

Find something that you’re really interested in doing…

If you don’t like what you do, you really can’t be the best at it. You have to be fully engaged and passionate about your goal. Take a moment today and reflect on your biggest dream. Do you truly love the “doing” part of it or do you just like some of the results (fame,…

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If I had one wish for my children, it would be that each of them would reach for goals that have meaning for them as individuals. Lillian Gordy Carter

If I had one wish for my children…

Goals should be very personal. Dreams that have meaning for you will have the strongest pull and become your greatest achievements. Take a moment today and determine if you’re pursuing a personal goal or if you’re really just chasing someone else’s objective.

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