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How Becoming one of the 1950s Pin Up Girls Boosted my Body Image

Last week I got to be a Bombshell. I’ve always wanted to be a Bombshell and am grateful to chocolate

The Breast Expert With Vertigo

Intimacy with strangers just happens to me. There was the gentleman confessor of an adulterous liaison on the flight back

Talking to Teens About Sex: 10 Reasons You Should Not Have Sex in High School

By hook or by crook I graduated high school a virgin and am grateful I did. Not because I didn’t

How Becoming one of the 1950s Pin Up Girls Boosted my Body Image

Last week I got to be a Bombshell. I’ve always wanted to be a Bombshell and am grateful to chocolate

I Touch Myself

Something interesting happened this morning. I jumped out of the shower to quickly dry off after my morning run (okay

This Video is a Wake-up Call aka Screw You Body Image Issues

This TedX talk from make-up artist/performer Eva DeVirgilis once again reminded me of how we’re all in this body love

Bedroom

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Sex with a Farm Hand? And other Important Topics

Everything I know about sex I learned from 18th century bodice-rippers peopled with rogues called Raoul, Ramon, Ridge. So you

You Won’t Believe What Experts Discovered About People Who Like Kinky Sex …

A new study by the Journal of Sexual Medicine surveyed 902 people who practice kinky sex, i.e.,  BDSM (Bondage, Discipline, Sadism and

Do you need a Code Language for Sex? Because your Toddler will say “Blow Job” when your Mother Visits

Finally I’ve found someone (besides me) willing to blog about their married sex life. Blogger Michelle Combs lets us in

Bye-Asshats

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6 Essential Dating Tips for Dummies Like Me

6 Ways Dating is Like Hiking slash Dating Tips for Dummies! 1. First you must be sure you have the

10 Signs You’re Dating an Asshat, 5 Tips to Avoid Them

Asshats. We’ve all been in love with at least one. Haven’t we? If you haven’t, do me a service and

Seducing the Leading Man is no Picnic

It’s 1991. Joanne Woodward approaches me in my dressing room. Yes, the actress who won an Oscar for The Three Faces Of

Talking to Teens About Sex: 10 Reasons You Should Not Have Sex in High School

By hook or by crook I graduated high school a virgin and am grateful I did. Not because I didn’t

My Kids Don’t Rebel Against Me, I Rebel Against Them!

12-year-old Clare looks at me as I’m getting ready to go to the gym. Clare: Shannon, you can’t wear those

If Corrupting My Child Is Wrong, I Don’t Wanna Be Right aka Bad Parenting

We’re the parents who allowed our 12-year old daughter to watch two R-rated movies. Is it my imagination or have

How Becoming one of the 1950s Pin Up Girls Boosted my Body Image

Last week I got to be a Bombshell. I’ve always wanted to be a Bombshell and am grateful to chocolate

The Love Your Body Now Project: Healing Body Image Issues Through Fine Art Nudes (Lisanne and Colette)

For the last four days I’ve felt like Alice in Wonderland dropped down the rabbit hole. The limitlessly creative photographer

Colbie Caillat’s New Video “Try” Made Me Cry aka Take That Photoshop

My new favorite song from Colbie Caillat. But the glorious images rival the beauty of her voice. Receive Tips &

Babylon

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Remembering Former Love, Brandon Lee, 20 Years After His Death on the Movie Set of “The Crow”

Twenty years ago this month a young man’s trajectory to stardom was cut tragically short. Legendary martial artist and actor

Kissing and Telling on David Schwimmer ‘cuz that’s just how I roll

Before I married the most delicious man in the world I kissed my share of frogs. But I also kissed

My Sexcapades at Cannes

The Cannes Film Festival is almost here!  Have you ever wondered what it’s like to fall in love there?  Then

Bushwhacking

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How to Have a Threesome in Vietnam!

I’m taking a brief writing sabbatical because my brain is tired, so today’s guest post comes from Aussa Lorens of Hacker.

Utah is Dry no More

I’m in Salt Lake City for my niece Paige’s wedding. Here’s proof (in case you thought I was actually in

Au Revoir Paris, Time to Get Organized for 2014. I Could Use Some Help!

This is the last in my Traveling With Kids In Paris project: I’m starting my new year on Monday the

The Breast Expert With Vertigo

Intimacy with strangers just happens to me. There was the gentleman confessor of an adulterous liaison on the flight back

10 Apocalyptic Signs a Peri-Menopausal Woman Needs her Meds

ALERT! ALERT! ALL PERI-MENOPAUSAL WOMEN BEWARE: In case you were thinking of accidentally forgetting to renew your antidepressants and weren’t

I Want to Look Hot, Not Feel Hot aka I Called in an Expert to Help me Deal with Perimenopause

Today’s guest post guru is helping me kick my perimenopause related hot flashes in the ask-me-no-more-questions. It’s nigh impossible to

Tips to Keep Your Workout Moving/Win 100$ from #CarefreeChallenge

This post brought to you by the #CarefreeChallenge, but all wisdom and scintillating brilliance is mine. What are you doing

4 Tips to Start Your Day With a Breath of Fire! Win a 100$ Gift Card from #Carefree Challenge

This post is brought to you by #Carefree Challenge and enter to win a $100 gift card for a new

If You Want To Learn How To Write a Script: I Give You the Kickass Paul Castro

I once was a screenwriter. Which kind of reminds me of that New Zealand film Once Were Warriors about a