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One Year Later- Our Boston Strong Reality

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April 18, 2014
boston strong image

BA50 loves this short reflection from a contemporary about how the Marathon bombing has affected Boston...let's continue to be Boston Strong
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Dog Duty: Don’t Ask Me To Do That

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April 15, 2014
dog butt

“They wipe his butt? With a baby wipe? Right over the kitchen counter?” It seemed a little over-the-top to me, but what did I know? I didn’t have a dog.
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The $10,000 Question: What’s Your Portfolio Like?

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April 15, 2014
flying money

If you want to lead a life worth living and not dread going to a high-paying job you hate...do it, do whatever it takes, go wherever the passion leads. Just don’t expect to get rich.
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What I Learned From My Friend’s Gay Wedding

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April 10, 2014
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After years of dating the wrong men, K suddenly realized that she had met her true love - a woman.
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Are You A Handy Woman? Take This Simple Test And See

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April 8, 2014
Handywoman

Sweating pipes is something all women should know how to do...oh really?
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Fat Shaming: Time To End Open Season On Fat People

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April 8, 2014
Fat Shaming

Believe me, I know very well how those who aren’t obese feel about us fat people. We’re lazy, stupid, unmotivated, slovenly, ignorant, and ugly. And that’s on a good day.
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The Four Things I Know About Midlife Divorce

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April 3, 2014
midlife divorce, gray divorce, boomer divorce

People over 50 are divorcing in higher numbers than ever before, annd women are leading the charge - filing in greater numbers than men. I’ve designed a brief, anonymous survey for divorced women 40 and over- it's still open if you want to chime in.
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What Do People Really Want In Bed?

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April 3, 2014
What Do People Really Want In Bed

Sometimes a person wants sex, but then sometimes maybe a person might like a sandwich, followed by sleep..
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Four Tips To Make Sense of Online Dating Emails

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April 3, 2014
4 Tips for online dating email

What should I write? Is it okay to delete an email without responding? If you've ever been in online dating email hell, here are 4 tips...
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Not A Bad Way To Go

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April 2, 2014
Not A Bad Way To Go

No sooner had they reached the “to you” part of the song when the guest of honor dropped dead in the cake.
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Candy Crush Found To Cure Insomnia

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April 1, 2014
I finally got past level 65, and I'm still sleeping like a baby

I have found a way to get to sleep. I may be getting stupider, but at least I’m well rested.
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Learning To Laugh

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March 31, 2014
learn to laugh

Survival, or making survival worth the bother, depends on seeking joy, uncovering and discovering humor, and, in one of life's great ironies, carefully nurturing a sense of the absurd.
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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Conscious Uncoupling: AKA Divorce

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March 27, 2014
Image courtesy of Getty

I was secretly smug and delighted that the doyenne of all things perfect and unattainable was about to enter the world of all things that pretty much suck.
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Naked In The Locker Room: Part 2

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March 20, 2014
naked in the locker room part 2

It’s the partially clad versus the totally naked. All hell is breaking loose in the ladies’ locker room.
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Learning How To Make Girlfriends

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March 20, 2014
how I learned to be a girlfriend

I was never a girlfriend person in my earlier years. My marriage, my job, my errands took precedent over girlfriends.
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I Went A Little Crazy At The Car Dealership

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March 18, 2014
crazy housewife

“Don’t buy a car here,” I hissed. Ken looked on with a mixture of horror and disgust.
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To Lie Or Not To Lie? The Age Fib In Online Dating

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March 13, 2014
lying to get an online date

If someone lies about their age in an online dating profile, is it a sign that they’re lying about other things?
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SHE DID IT: Embracing Technology

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March 12, 2014
Charlenephoto-3

I believe this is the beginning of a revolution in the world of design, literally creating a physical object on your computer.
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No Judgments Until The End Of The Story, Please

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March 12, 2014
Would you open your car window for him?

Try to refrain from shouting out what you would have done or what I should have done, because honestly, that’s a bit like offering a comb to a bald person…
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10 Reasons To Wear A Towel In The Locker Room

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March 11, 2014
10 reasons to wear a towel

Is it normal for women to blow dry their hair at the gym in their birthday suits?
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