1. Trust Your Instincts
One forum member writes, “Always trust your gut. If your stomach is telling you something isn’t right, then trust it.” Your instincts will never fail you.
2. Water and Alcohol Do Mix
Another person advises, “When you’re drinking alcohol, ensure you’re drinking water.” This helps to minimize or eliminate the effects of a hangover. Your body will thank you for this piece of advice.
3. Sunscreen Is Your Friend
Even if you’re not a sun worshipper, using sunscreen daily is essential. The correct type and strength of sunscreen for your specific skincare needs exists and is worth the effort to find.
4. Wear the Right Sized Bra
Someone from the online forum suggests taking the time to get fitted for the correct size bra. A correctly fitted bra looks and feels good and places less stress on your shoulders and back.
5. Be Aware of Red Flags
It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of dating someone new, but if you notice red flags about your prospective partner on the second or even the first date. Don’t be afraid to end it right then and there because it won’t get any better, admits one.
6. Set Aside Money To Save
Between rising prices and wages that are staying the same, it’s getting harder to make ends meet. That’s all the more reason why it’s crucial to have a little money to fall back on in the event of an unexpected or emergency expense.
“3% sounds like a lot when you’re already broke. Do it anyway,” someone acknowledges. “It takes time, but you’ll get there.” No one gets upset about having too much savings.
7. Be True to Yourself
Trying to be something you’re not just to impress others isn’t the way to go. There’s nothing wrong with being yourself with unique thoughts, opinions, and beliefs. You don’t have to play dumb to land a significant other or to get others to like you. If you stay true to yourself, you’ll attract the right people who appreciate you for who you are.
8. Read Lots of Books
Reading out of necessity is expected, but there are benefits to reading for fun and leisure. You can learn new things or temporarily escape by getting wrapped up in a good book. You can always read a few books!
9. You Don’t Always Have To Say Yes
Many girls and women have been taught to believe they must say yes to every task that comes their way because it’s the polite and respectful thing to do.
Nothing could be further from the truth. It’s okay to tell someone no if that’s what you choose. And you don’t need to explain why, either. The word no is a complete sentence.
10. Choose Your Battles Wisely
Conflicts are an unavoidable part of life. Sometimes you have to fight when it’s right to do so. But there are moments in life when you have to hold your piece. It’s important to have the wisdom to know when to engage in a battle and when to stand down. Live to fight another day.
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