Love's All-Encompassing Embrace

My heart is racing.Faster and faster it beats,And with every beat,I feel the heat of your love surrounding me.Surrounding me,engulfing me,grabbing me,hugging me,encompassing me…Til I’m free—Free of the burdens,...more

Just married? Read about divorce

Finding out how articles about divorce can make you see your working marriage in a different prospectiveFrom elenasc.wordpress.com...more

What men think: Face over Figure

Men and women always wonder what’s in other gender’s head, and even if most of the time we are in different planets, are we so sure about our differences? From elenasc.wordpress.com...more

Pregnant? Take iron (and folic acid) to have a smarter baby

Most of us already knew to take folic acid when we were pregnant, but new research says that taking folic acid AND iron before and during pregnancy will make your kids smarter. In the study, kids whose moms took folic acid and iron showed: • higher reasoning skills • stronger cognitive ability • better motor skills • enhanced inhibitory control (I'm guessing this means a lower chance of ADHD) The theory is that iron deficiency during pregnancy can alter neurotransmitters in the baby's brain, which ofen impacs how fast they can process information....more

Past Relationships Leave Clues

As the holidays begin to creep up on everyone, you may be dreading another season alone and being the “single girl” around the holiday tables.   We encourage you to do a little pre-year-end review of the relationships you’ve had so you can really get clear about the one you want to have now.  ...more

New Year New Love

How can another year have passed and you still haven't met the love of your life? You might be thinking you can't have it all and maybe you're thinking you are just going to be satisfied with your life the way it is right now. Stop your stinkin' thinking! There is no reason to settle for status quo when you can have it all! ...more

Letting Go of Control

I’m so confused. Am I supposed to be with you? Are we supposed to get back together? Are we supposed to live life together? What am I supposed to do?  Am I supposed to do anything? Should I try to do something? Anything? Take action instead of sit back? Or should I wait on you? I feel like I should wait…wait on you. It’s time for you to take action. Time for you to be a man. Time for you to pursue me. Time for me to sit back. Time for me to be the woman. Time for me to be pursued....more

Transforming the Spanish speaking blogosphere: Mujeres Construyendo

I became  blogger almost 4 years ago and cannot say how happy I am for it. I am Mexican, and contrary to the English speaking blogosphere were women represent the majority, in the Spanish speaking blogosphere, we only represent 20% of the bloggers. ...more
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Who Are YOUR Chica Peeps?

Chica Peeps: a group of women who anchor, guide and nurture each other, often through humor; a sisterhood of strength and supportAre there Chica Peeps in YOUR life?...more

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Venturing Into the Unknown

I’m confused. Seriously. I have all these feelings and emotions, and I don’t know which way they are pulling me. For every feeling and thought telling me to go in one direction, there is an equal and opposite feeling telling me to go another (I think I’ve finally figured out what Isaac Newton was talking about!). I truly don’t know what to do. Should I get back together with my ex or should I stay single?...more