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Every woman deserves to see herself as beautiful and sexy (image by JamieBates)

All women experience self-doubt. Actually, scratch that. All women -- with the possible exception of the Jersey Shore cast -- experience self-doubt. Not even the most seemingly together girl is immune. Despite appearing to have the perfect job, the
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If you have been learning about the alkaline diet, you may have heard certain foods referred to as alkaline diet foods. But what exactly does this phrase mean? As it happens, there are several related terms that have the same meaning as "alkaline diet foods." These terms include "alkalizing foods," "alkaline-forming foods," and "alkaline foods."
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Awkward date courtesy of der jones

The reasons why we date are personal. Some of us are looking to settle down and start families. Some want to have fun and aren't ready for that yet. Some just ditched a long-term relationship and want to live it up for a
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Padded bike shorts protect you where it counts. (Image by L. Marie)

Summer is prime cycling time, so it seems only fitting that FGG's very own Tee posed this week's question in the comments of a recent Guide:
Iíve got an Ask FGG question of my own. Are there
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June was an exciting month for FGG, as we celebrated our first anniversary by receiving invaluable feedback from our readers through our first annual reader survey. Thanks to everyone who took the time to write such thoughtful, forthright responses. We love hearing from readers year-round, whether sending
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If you are looking for alkaline diet recipes, you can choose from among several cookbooks that are specific to the alkaline diet.



Alkaline Foods Cookbook. By Keith Exum. Middletown, DE: Jazzy Kitty Greetings, 2007. ISBN: 978-0976854029



This book is by Keith Exum, who has been an herbalist and a chef for over twenty-five years. This 131-page book
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Potato salad is one of my favorite things to take to the barbecues and picnics that are now dotting my social calendar. However, the dreaded Mayonnaise Factor is a common concern for outdoor events: How long can you leave mayo-based salads out in the heat before they're unsafe to eat? Will people shy away from
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Swap Wheaton's book (sorry, Wil) for one of these fat-friendly titles (image by Mingo.nl)

Some girls over-pack clothes or make-up when they travel. One of my best friends insists on lugging along what we've dubbed a "shoe-case" because it's dedicated only to footwear. Me? I over-pack . . . well, everything, but
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We love hearing from our FGG readers. You girls help keep us tuned in to the questions and issues that are real and relevant in your diverse lives right now. This week's reader question is a great example:
"Hello! I love to go snorkeling, jet skiing, etc., but find my
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Well, we asked and you delivered. I am so grateful for the feedback you've given us on our first year, your comments were insightful, detailed, creative and all-around helpful in letting us know what's working, what isn't, and what you wish we'd cover here at FGG. Thank you!

Toni and I will be scouring the responses
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