Posts tagged "confidence"

First Time For Everything: Buying A Sex Toy

Here at The Frisky, we have been getting all touchy-feely with our emotions for “Love Yourself Week.” But what about the more literal and physical side of the phrase “touchy-feely”?

Anonymous | August 20, 2010 - 2:00 pm

30 Things I Love About Myself

In honor of Love Yourself Week, each day a Frisky staffer will share 30 things she loves about herself—and we encourage the rest of you to do the same in

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 19, 2010 - 4:30 pm

30 Things I Love About Myself

In honor of Love Yourself Week, each day a Frisky staffer will share 30 things she loves about herself—and we encourage the rest of you to do the same in

Ami Angelowicz | August 18, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Girl Talk: Lessons In Lingerie

If you could translate my underwear drawer into a pie chart, you’d see one big chunk—some 75 percent — dedicated to basic black bikinis. A small 20 percent would indicate…

Leonora Epstein | August 18, 2010 - 3:30 pm

What’s One Thing You Want To Learn To Love About Yourself?

We all have those things about ourselves that we have trouble accepting, like, uh, our ugly feet or the fact that we always interrupt people when we get excited about…

Ami Angelowicz | August 17, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Dear Wendy: “I’m An Ugly Beast”

A few days ago, The Frisky posted a link to an advice column where a man had written in to say he was very ugly — a beast. The thing…

Wendy Atterberry | August 17, 2010 - 2:30 pm

30 Things I Do Well

For “Love Yourself Week,” I’m doing things a little different than some of the other Frisky staffers and instead of writing a list of 30 things I love about myself,…

Wendy Atterberry | August 17, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Girl Talk: How Joan Holloway Gives Me Confidence

In honor of the season four premiere of “Mad Men” on Sunday, July 25th at 10/9 Central on AMC, this weekend The Frisky is re-posting a few of our favorite

Wendy Atterberry | July 25, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Got Hot And My Boyfriend Isn’t Happy About It”

My boyfriend and I have been together for a little under two years. About eight months ago, I’d gained some weight, so I decided to get off my butt and…

Wendy Atterberry | July 23, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Dear Wendy: “My Boyfriend’s Friends Hate Me”

My boyfriend’s friends hate me! I went out of my way to be nice to them, enjoy the things they enjoy, and participate in their weekend activities, but they still…

Wendy Atterberry | June 24, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: How A Breakup Boosted My Confidence

Monday was my birthday. I turned 28. That would have sounded old to me when I was in college or even as recently as when I was 26. Today, it…

Laura Kusnyer | May 6, 2010 - 3:30 pm

The 8 Most Empowering Experiences Of My Life

The other day, Wendy wrote a list of the different things that make a woman feel beautiful, outside of hearing the words from a man. I noticed that many of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 29, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Girl Talk: Boys Like Bald Girls

When I was 21 I was diagnosed with cancer. It really sucked – and not just because of the whole “life-threatening disease” thing. My prognosis was good, as my doctors…

Lauren Moore | April 5, 2010 - 2:00 pm

A Fake Tan Gave Kelly Osbourne Confidence?

Kelly Osbourne has talked a lot about how “Dancing with the Stars” helped her gain confidence, but apparently getting a spray tan helped, too. As the newly appointed ambassador for…

Catherine Strawn | March 15, 2010 - 1:20 pm

How To Fake Just About Anything

Contrary to what your mama might have told you, “just be yourself” is not always the best advice. Almost all of us have something we’re insecure about, and while years…

Judy McGuire | February 18, 2010 - 3:30 pm

20 Ways To Feel More Confident About Your Relationship

There are many ways to feel more confident about your relationship, but here are 20 to get you started. Take the reins or the bull by the horns (or whatever…

Nancy Lichtenstein | December 1, 2009 - 5:30 pm

How To Go To A Bar Alone

Bars exist to create a world of potential. Yet often, they are self-defeating because it’s not all that easy to meet new people in them, especially if you’re hopping with…

Leonora Epstein | June 24, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Do You Struggle With Your Body Image?

“Do You Struggle With Your Body Image?” If you answer Margaret Ruth’s question with a “No,” you’re either a robot or a liar. But according to this guru, weight loss…

Simcha | March 11, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Poll: What Aspect Of Yourself Are You Most Confident In?

Personally, I feel pretty damn good about my talent for cooking marinara sauce, my thick hair, my work ethic, and my dog mothering abilities. And you?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 10, 2009 - 6:15 pm
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