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Tale of a Pedicure Virgin

You never forget your first time.

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Bodies

15 Easy Self Care Ideas

Most of us are taught that the way to succeed is too work lots of hours, exercise until we can’t move, and “rest when we die.” We’re taught to measure our success by how hard we work and how much we can acquire. This “no pain, no gain” culture can have many negative effects, including […]

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A Womb of One's Own

A Womb of One’s Own: Pregnancy Survival Tips (Material Goods Guide)

There are plenty of non-material things that have made my pregnancy bearable and worth it: the love and support from my husband and family, our relatively stable financial situation, the wisdom and humor of the mothers I’ve reached out to over the past seven months.