Posts tagged "change"

Hang On To Yourself: My Hair Color, David Bowie & Embracing The Weird

So now that I’ve stopped being an Earth Mother hair hippie, I have to beg the question: Do I really want to keep my natural hair color?

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 9, 2015

Girl Talk: I Got My Ex Back By Bettering Myself

“Oh god, mom, he broke up with me!” I blubbered over the phone, I was crying so hard my face resembled a marshmallow. I had decided to stay in bed for two days and was starting to become very ripe and slightly unhinged. Needless to say I was not taking this well at all. “Should…

By: Contessa Schexnayder / March 10, 2011

Four Strategies To Keep Those Resolutions

If you’re already struggling with your New Year’s resolutions on this second day of the year, you’re not alone. Need a few suggestions to stay on track? “It’s exceptionally hard to make life changes,” says Alan Deutschman, author of Change or Die. According to Deutschman, even though most people have the ability to change, they…

By: Wendy Atterberry / January 2, 2009

Packing Up And Moving On

Why is moving so hard? Well, for starters, it's the third most stressful event in a person's life, behind divorce and death. Really! Perhaps it's because moving happens unexpectedly sometimes (you or your significant other are relocated for work, for example.) Maybe the fear of the unknown gets us in the gut -- what's it…

By: First30Days.com / December 17, 2008

How To Survive A New Year’s Resolution

With less than a month to go till 2009, we know many people are thinking about the past year and what they'd like to do differently within the next 365 days. The thing about resolutions is that we constantly set ourselves up for disappointment. Either the goal is too big and we're upset that we…

By: First30Days.com / December 10, 2008