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Separating Insecurity from Reality

When my son was 18 months old my babysitter breezed into my home office reveling at the fact that she had walked him all the way to a play centre, then to the school to pick up my three-year-old (like...
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My Summer Tan Wasn't Worth it - I Got Melanoma

After falling asleep on the beach one afternoon I burnt my back badly, and when my skin grew back after blistering, I didn't think about it again. That was of course until I heard the word melanoma and chemotherapy and surgery all in the same sentence. As it turns out, that dark glow one gets from hours in the sun becomes embarrassingly meaningless when you're sitting under a florescent light being told you have cancer.
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We Are All More Than Just Moms

I can't spot a single one-dimensional woman for miles. They don't exist. I seriously want to throw a party for all the mothers today because even though mothers have always possessed these layers, women today just seem to own them more. At the party, I'd raise my glass to these ladies and say, "You are my heroes. Thank you for being more than just a mom."
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Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater?

I first heard the statement, "Once a cheater always a cheater" when I was in high school. Maybe some women are born with an innate desire to believe in the ability to change. I know I'm a little more evidence-based myself and if history is any indication, I'd say Don Draper will spend the rest of his fictional life appearing in the beds of women all over 1960s Manhattan.

Dina Pugliese: Fighting Self-Doubt To Get Her Dream Job

Every morning, along with her co-hosts, Dina Pugliese interviews, dances, and laughs her way through the morning. Today, she is the co-host of Toronto's number one morning show, Breakfast Television. ut these are not the inspirational snippets of this story; it is through her journey towards this success that you may find yourself relating.
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Do You Have a Don Draper Complex?

Don Draper cheats on his wife, never does any housework, hardly spends time with his kids -- he shouldn't be sexy, but he is. It's OK. Haven't we all been there at some point in time? If your Don Draper hasn't committed or changed his nasty ways yet, he probably won't ever.