Mia Villari

Mia has been a full-time freelance writer, ghost writer and editor since 2005. She holds a degree in Business Management, and is obtaining a further degree in Finance with a concentration in Global Economics. Some of her work can be found on sites such as USAToday Travel, myCosmeticBag, eHow, GardenGuides, The Daily Puppy, Examiner, Yahoo TV, and many more. She has a passion for writing and editing, and connecting with others. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

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Can men and women ever really understand each other? I think that they can, but I also think it takes a great deal of effort on both sides, and that this effort is often squandered in dumb arguments that go nowhere or end up hurting both sides’ feelings. I define “success” in communication as being able to achieve a resolution to an issue while addressing the resulting feelings on both sides. Some people really have this skill down to a science, while others need to work harder. Others are...

Guys have a fascination with bad girls. There was a meme floating around Facebook the other day that read, “Women want a bad boy who is good for them, and guys want a good girl whose bad for them.” The idea of “the bad girl” has drawn men in for centuries, but what is it about these broads that make them so desirable? Even further, what happens when you pursue a “bad girl”....

With a little bit of planning and foresight, the gift of jewelry made to a woman by a man who loves her can become one of the most beautiful, meaningful, and enduring possessions she will ever own. But with all the jewelry in the world, how should a man select something truly special for his favorite lady? Here are a few things to consider if you’re in the market for a gift of jewelry for a woman:...

Can fashion be compared to real estate? Hey, what is the mantra of real estate? It is LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. That is a very good philosophy and can be used in a variety of areas ----- where you work, your favorite restaurant, shopping, sex and, oh yes, fashion!!! Hmmm you say but think about it. Where you put what you wear can make or break your appearance. Let’s talk about this . . . . . . Location is of the utmost importance for most of us. Now if you are a tall, lanky, perfectly a...

Well, many, many years ago when women were aimlessly wondering through the fashion world, someone came up with a fantastic idea to make fashion more exciting, more fun and more rewarding. That someone was Carole Jackson and in 1980, she helped to change the way we look at fashion and ourselves. She wrote a book called Color Me Beautiful. On the cover as well as the second page, she states “discover your natural beauty through the colors that make you look great and feel fabulous !!”. The boo...

Most people have a little voice in their heads that occasionally whispers some very critical things in their ears – things that drain self esteem and flush confidence down the toilet. If your inner jerk is being more vocal than usual and you find yourself in need of a confidence boost, here are five things you can start doing today that will get you into a better mindset: ......

Everybody wants to be heard and acknowledged by the people around them, whether those people are their boss, their colleagues, their family, their friends, or their significant other. This is a basic cornerstone of the human experience—we crave connection with each other, and the way that we navigate that is through effective communication. But how can you tell whether or not the communication strategies you typically use are effective? How do you know when you have reached another person succ...

Being a boyfriend isn’t a super human task. In fact, it’s extremely human. You don’t need to move mountains to make a girl happy, but there are a few things you can do to make her proud to be called your girlfriend. There are certain things women want in a relationship. I’ll talk to you about some of the simpler things you can do to be a better boyfriend. ...

Everyone has seen those movies women love. You know, the ones where the best friend is secretly in love with the leading lady. He musters up the courage to tell her how he feels. She pauses, and with great anticipation… the audience wonders whether or not she feels the same. After a few painstaking seconds—she confesses she’s in love with him too! The music swells and credits roll. Happy endings for all! Well, not exactly. If you’ve confessed your undying love for a good friend an...

If you have a female friend who is in an abusive relationship, you know it is an extremely difficult situation. It’s painful to watch someone you care about suffer, and it can be frustrating to see her voluntarily endure the abuse. While the choice to leave is ultimately up to your friend, there are things you can do to help her along the way. In abusive relationships, women are typically forced into physical or emotional isolation by their partners, and become alienated from their friends ...