Life After Five
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5 Yoga Poses for Better Sleep

With our constant connection to the world through our phones, computers and tablets, it’s hard to fully disconnect and shut off our minds. You’ve probably found yourself replying to emails at all hours of the day, everyday,...

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Important Lessons I Learned from Girl Scouts

I had a great time being a Girl Scout. I’ll have you know, from Troop 386, I was the only Brownie to get Brownie of the Month twice. I wanted every badge, to join every activity, and to make everyone my friend (even the g...

Have Fun

Remembering to Take Time to Have Fun

Sometimes in our fast-paced, technology driven society I think we forget about how important it is to connect on a personal level with someone. More importantly, we forget how important our friends are to our well-being. If you...


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5 Financial Mistakes to Avoid During Divorce

  Getting divorced sucks. Believe me, Career Girls – been there, done that. Not proud. You may both be better off in the long run, but there is no avoiding the fact that unraveling a life together is painful and can be f...

Why?

Why Are We Obsessed With Unhealthy Body Trends?

I’ve heard about thigh gap for months. I’ve read comments on Facebook and Instagram where women marvel at the space between each other’s thighs. I never had a thigh gap and don’t think I ever will, simply because of...

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Becoming a Working Mom

Welp, this is it! My last couple of months before I start trying to conceive. Things have been going really well for the last few years and my husband and I finally feel like we’re ready. The only things left are for me t...


Couples

Must Love Dogs: On Deal Breakers in Dating

A few months ago, I was out with a friend when a group of men engaged us in conversation. Always the type to make new friends, we obliged with no motives other than good talk. I chatted up one of the men about his life: where h...

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Gym Etiquette

January is a very busy month for the health and wellness industry!  With so many people excited to start the new year on a healthy note, gyms tend to become somewhat crowded.  Sometimes, we can get overwhelmed at the gym.  W...

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4 Tips to Organize Your Week

As Career Girls, despite the fact that we love what we do, many of us still fall into the “I’m not ready for it to be Monday” category.  I certainly feel this way from time to time.  The stress of the previous week and ...


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Why ‘Wedding Shaming’ Needs to Stop

Recently, we’ve seen a slew of popular anti-young-marriage articles, most famously this blog post about 23 things to do rather than getting engaged before 23. But, don’t forget about these from Mandatory.com and The Hu...