Category: women

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What Mary Kay Women Know

by mraynes I sat through a two hour Mary Kay sales pitch a couple of Saturdays ago.  This is not my usual choice of weekend activities but I was cajoled into going under false pretenses.  You...

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Great (S)expectations

By Jana Although I’d like to think that I got married for all of the “right” reasons, the bottom line is that I married for sex. I mean, I did marry me a good...

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Something About Mary

By Deborah So I’ve been pondering Mary recently. Perhaps it’s my new habit of listening to ten minutes of the rosary on Catholic radio on my way to work — the repetition of those...

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"Feeling no shame": Sex and Menstruation

By Jana Recently I was having a discussion with a friend about whether or not to have sex during menstruation, and this love scene came to mind from LDS author Judith Freeman’s A Desert...

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The Pill and Choosing a Mate

By Zenaida One Sunday after a council meeting, my bishop brought up a recent study on the effect of birth control on women’s ability to select a mate. The study posits that women are...

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outrage

if you know me, you may know that i have a little problem–a small addiction, you might even say. to outrage. and this week i seem to have found more than a handful of...

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Exponent II Classics: Patti Perfect

Patti Perfect retyped by EmilyCC I thought I’d begin our newly formatted blog (thanks, Jana!) with one of the magazine’s most requested articles. Enjoy! Margaret B. Black Midge W. Nielsen Orem Utah Vol. 10:...

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Friday Photo Musing: Strong

[Note: Photo by Mrs. Maze on Flickr] What does it mean to ‘be strong’? When I think of strength, bulging biceps and loud voices come to mind. It seems a very masculine characteristic. Yet...