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  • Felicity Huffman
    ‘A Practical Handbook for the Boyfriend’ by Felicity Huffman and Patricia Wolff
    A Practical Handbook for the Boyfriend starts off fine enough with vintage looking illustrations decorating both cover and chapter intros, but quickly falls apart. The book written by former Desperate Housewife actress Felicity Huffman and...
  • Holding Hands through the crazy beautiful ride that is life
    Male VS Female Roles in Relationships
    ….being alone…. I’m in a deceptive love affair with it… I have by choice remained “alone” for many years “waiting”…. Though I write that word with caution as it seems to imply a sense of...
  • Thousands of lives changed  at Hope's Front  Door
    Thousands of lives changed at Hope's Front Door
    Hope’s Front Door changes lives for approximately 4000 residents every year from Downers Grove, Lisle, Westmont, Darien, Willowbrook, Woodridge and the homeless as they come through the doors; a non profit organization that serves over 300...
  • we heart it
    5 reasons to date someone who has their house in order
    If someone has their house in order, that means they have their sh*t together. People who have their house in order have most likely found their passion in life. They are working at a job they love and have an awesome, stable career. These are the...
  • Barack Obama advises the terrorists
    President Obama has some strange advice for the ISIS terrorists
    In a Saturday story, the New York Times reported on a meeting President Obama held with a group of journalists and foreign policy experts during which he mused about the ISIS crisis that has been forced upon him. The president is currently trying...
  • The problem with perfectionism
    The problem with perfectionism
    "Perfectionism is not a healthy pursuit of excellence. There are big differences between perfectionists and healthy achievers. Perfectionists believe that mistakes must never be made and that the highest standard of performance must always be...
  • Love
    Keeping Trust Alive in Relationships
    Trust…. Is it the binding agent behind all forces of life and relationships that ultimately creates the hold. If you don’t have trust… does anything else matter? Think about it. If you don’t have trust, can anything else...
  • prayer
    Developing a personal relationship with God
    If you are a sensible Christian, your first duty is to God. This thought should stay forefront in your mind as you go throughout your day. The practice of imprinting your mind with reverend conduct will lead you to everlasting happiness. It is...
  • What love is
    What love is
    Everyone has their own description of what they think being in love feels like but truth be told being in love and loving someone is so much more than a feeling. The revelation about being in love and loving is it has more to do with what you are...
  • Look for designer shoes in thrift and consignment shops
    Low-budget shoppers show their style
    How do low-budget shoppers show their style? Does thrifty mean cheap? No, not necessarily. Thrifty means using your shopping dollars in the most effective way. It is a positive, rather than a negative concept. It is good for each of us to be...
  • Working Hard
    Tips for dealing with the heat and high humidity
    Most people on a hot humid summers day can tell you that they simply just walk indoors, turn down the Air conditioner (AC) and sit inside all day to stay out of the heat and humidity. Not everyone can say they are free to do this, sometimes it is...
  • Jobs
    Strategic Interview Tactics That Will Separate You from the Rest
    Between the cracks and the bureaucracy, there are jobs available. Getting in the door could be your greatest struggle. Once you’re there, it is your responsibility to demonstrate why you are the person that should be hired. Prior to looking...
  • Shayne Staley
    Fitness Fridays with Shayne
    If your week’s been filled with binging, boozing, and bad sleep, Fitness Fridays are for you. Bloggers and sisters Maria and Alyssa started Spinach For Breakfast which features a workout designed by personal trainer and fitness instructor...
  • Dance to the rhythm of your own drum
    It’s not you it’s me….or is it you?
    Don’t you just love the “blame” game… either playing to even out the field when you get that you were totally out of alignment with your truth, and perhaps it really IS your stuff… i.e. the unresolved family issues...
  • Om
    Why taking space is healthy in relationships....
    Absence makes the heart grow fonder…One thing I noticed to a high capacity is that a HUGE stumble block within co-dependent relationships …which at current many people are involved in, as opposed to the WHOLE based relationship where...