Posts tagged "love yourself"

6 Art Exercises To Help Boost Self-Esteem (From A Professional Art Therapist)

Every day, we’re bombarded with so many ideas about who we should be and how to look and act that we often lose sight of who we truly are. We all struggle with self-acceptance every once in a while, and need to remind ourselves to love who we’ve become. New York-based Creative Arts Therapist Mallory…
By: Katie Oldenburg / September 17, 2014

10 Ways To Love Your Body This Summer

Summer is finally here, and so are the ubiquitous crash diet plans and pressure to get a "bikini body," whatever that means. Here's an idea: how about we stop trying to change our bodies and start celebrating them instead? To get started, check out these 10 fun, easy ways to show your body some love…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 19, 2012

Dear Wendy: “I’m So Envious Of My BFF”

My roommate is awesome and one of my best friends. Whenever I need to talk to someone I go to her and vice versa. The only problem is, and I feel like a petty bitch for admitting this, all the guys want her. I can’t blame them because I love hanging out with her and…
By: Wendy Atterberry / August 24, 2010

10 Things To Do Alone That Make You Feel Great

Sometimes you don't even need a group of friends to have a good time. So, put your cell phone away, shut down your laptop, and start doing things for you! In honor of Love Yourself Week, we compiled a list of awesome things you can do by yourself. Here are the 10 best ones!
By: Lauren Gold / August 21, 2010

Come On, Get Happy: Strange Statistics On Who Is And Who Isn’t

For the past five days, we've been celebrating "Love Yourself Week" on The Frisky. And really, at the end of the day, what is loving yourself all about? Just being happy with who, what, and where you are. So I was a little tickled today to see these interesting statistics about happiness on The…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 20, 2010

30 Things I Do Well

I was ahead of the curve and posted the 30 things I love about myself months before "Love Yourself Week," so I've decided to celebrate the week (and myself) by taking a cue from Wendy. Here are the 30 things I do well -- some I'm proud of, others not so much.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 20, 2010

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 the comments! Happy Love Yourself Week! To celebrate, I was somehow convinced to come up with a massive list of the things I love…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 19, 2010

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 the comments! Happy Love Yourself Week! To celebrate, I've taken on the challenge of coming up with an extensive list of things I love…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 18, 2010

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 the ratty days-of-the-week skivvies that are verging on seven years old (I know). The remaining sliver would count for the few "sexy" underthings I own—a…
By: Leonora Epstein / August 18, 2010

Mind Of Man: The One Thing I Love About Myself

It’s “Love Yourself Week” here on The Frisky, and I totally misinterpreted what that meant. So instead of writing about socks and lube and "True Blood, I’m going to write about platonically loving myself. I’ve read my sister-from-another-mister Amelia’s epic post about the things she loves about herself, and I just read…
By: John DeVore / August 18, 2010

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 something. I would know nothing about that. Really. In honor of Love Yourself Week here at The Frisky, I've decided to make peace with…
By: Ami Angelowicz / August 17, 2010

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 is, I'm a female beast. So what would your advice be to a female in this situation, since men are not known for looking…
By: Wendy Atterberry / August 17, 2010

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, I've got a little list of 30 things I do well. Some of these 30 things that I do well I love about myself…
By: Wendy Atterberry / August 17, 2010

Flowchart: Should You Masturbate Right Now?

Click here to see larger image. It's "Love Yourself Week," so of course we are going to channel our inner Oprahs for schmoopy listicles on the 30 things we love about ourselves. But usually when we talk about "loving yourself" here in the Frisky-verse, there's something else we mean: masturbation. Whether…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 17, 2010

20 Things That Make A Woman

Last week, Amelia posted a list of 20 things we Frisky editors think make a man. In the interest of equality, we thought it only fair to give the same treatment to our own fair sex; after the jump, 20 things that make a woman.
By: Wendy Atterberry / August 16, 2010

Top 9 Songs About Self-Love

Writing a song about self-love isn't as easy as it sounds, I imagine. How do you pen a tune about masturbation that doesn't sound obvious or conjure up disturbing images? The following artists did it right, in no particular order (and check out clips of the songs, after the jump).
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 16, 2010

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 the comments! Ask me if I have good self-esteem and the answer is "yes." But ask me to explain the reasons why I…
By: Jessica Wakeman / August 16, 2010

Girl Talk: Love Me, Love My Hair

I was in fourth grade when my grandmother first took me to a hair salon. She drove me to her hairdresser, Betsy, a 50-year-old woman who dyed her hair pitch black, and had a head full of curls the perfect shape of large hot rollers. I squirmed as Betsy ripped out the rubber bands holding…
By: Tamara Lynch / July 30, 2010

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 "Mad Men"-inspired essays. As a redhead, I've often been told I resemble, well, anyone else who also happens to have red — or even reddish…
By: Wendy Atterberry / July 25, 2010

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 sounds perfect—young, in fact, and exactly where I want to be. During lunch on my birthday, I took a walk near Central Park and got…
By: Laura Kusnyer / May 6, 2010
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