Women Over 40: Do You Love Your Body? You Better!


October 21st, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

I seriously cannot remember a single time in my life when I haven't critiqued my body – either positively or negatively while catching a glimpse of it in the mirror. There have been times I spotted things that made me gasp, like a new wrinkle, some...

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Carrie Bradshaw’s Getting Divorced?! My Review of The New HBO Series “Divorce”


October 18th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

A Look at The New HBO Series “Divorce,” Starring Sarah Jessica Parker by Jackie Pilossoph for ESME Is it possible to have a mentor who is a fictional character? If so, Carrie Bradshaw was mine. Happy, fun, brave, and kind, Bradshaw had a way ...

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Stop Whining And Complaining And Just Enjoy The Rain!


September 17th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

Life can be hard. There's no doubt about it. Everyone has problems every single day--large and small. But too much whining and complaining can make everything worse, including your love life. That is the subject of this week's Love Essentially column...

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What The Dallas Police Shootings Made Me Realize About Hate And Love


July 14th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

My Love Essentially column, on why we need to respond to the tragic Dallas police shootings not with more hate and anger, but rather with love.   Respond to Acts of Hate With Love by Jackie Pilossoph for Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press &...

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Feeling Unappreciated? Muhammad Ali Quote Might Help you!


June 9th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

Of all the smart and wonderfully inspiring things said by Muhammad Ali, who died  at age 74, this is one of my favorites. "Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth," said the heavyweight champion and civil rights activist...

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