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The Pool Walker’s Creed

By Piper Bayard Long ago, my writing partner Holmes and I discussed the fact that we’re no good to each other dead. As we age, we have to work a little harder at that not getting dead thing than we used to. So we agreed that our bare minimum [...]

Giving Kids a Healthy Message About Their Bodies

by Jenny Hansen Since last summer, I’ve been gathering articles on this topic and, with bikini season upon us, I think it’s time to share them. So many people make resolutions about how they look. Hell, I used to make these resolutions. [...]

5 Everyday Things You Can Do To Prevent Blood Clots

by Jenny Hansen Awhile back I wrote a post about the 5 important things you need to know about blood clots. The biggest thing? ANYONE can get one. Sedentary professions like office workers or writers are at a higher risk, but anyone can get [...]

Lefty or Righty…Are You The Hand You Think You Are?

by Jenny Hansen K.B. Owen (also a SocialIn Network writer) did a great post awhile back called Land of the Lefty. Not only did she have turbo cool facts about Lefties, but she got me thinking about my own handedness. I grew up left-handed and [...]

21 Things That Make You More Beautiful

by Jenny Hansen One of my BFFs comes from a long line of debutantes. The kind of women that form the backbones of the communities down in North Carolina, where she’s from. A few years back we had this conversation: Her: What do you use [...]

Want to have a good time? AND Support Breast Cancer Awareness?

A Vision of Health provides mobile digital mammography screening and breast health to all women, regardless of ability to pay, with the priority of serving uninsured and underserved women in a mobile coach/clinic right in their own neighborhoods. [...]

10 Ways To Know You’re Dealing With a Narcissist

by Jenny Hansen I read a post a while back called How Do We Know If Someone Has Truly Changed that really got my wheels turning. The author asks thought-provoking questions: Can someone truly change? Do you believe in second chances? How many [...]

Time Management Gold: “YES Makes Less”

by Jenny Hansen   This last week, in Why and How Creative People Say No, two of my fave bloggers, Steven Pressfield or Shawn Coyne, referenced a post by Kevin Ashton on creativity. What I loved about this post is the advice can be used [...]

Why Do Pregnant Women Get SO Much Heartburn?

by Jenny Hansen It’s kinda depressing to think about how many odd symptoms pregnant women get, but one that seems universal is heartburn. I had heartburn so bad my first trimester I had to go on medication. I thank God I had a high-risk [...]

10 Lifesaving Things To Know About Blood Clots

by Jenny Hansen Today I’m here to talk about a health concern nearly anyone is at risk for. I received a call from my cousin yesterday and she’s got DVT (that’s deep vein thrombosis) in her right leg. Gah! She’s not [...]