Jennifer Lopez Thinks You're Working Too Hard

You can say that again.

Jennifer Lopez
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On that first point: "I think I realized [my friends] were as important—if not more important—when I divorced Marc [Anthony]. I just realized that I had been through that a couple of times and there they still were. Like they say, men come and go, but my girlfriends are always there for me."

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Jennifer Lopez

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Good thing she's learned to stop overextending herself like she did in the pre-Google Image Search days (opens in new tab) then. "I can handle it better because I go, 'No, I'm not going to work on that day,' or 'No, I am going to take those three days off,' or, 'No, you cannot schedule the there,' And you realize the sky is not going to fall, even though everybody makes you feel like it's going to."

Right on. P.S. Anybody know if J.Lo's taking clients? 

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Chelsea Peng
Chelsea Peng

Chelsea Peng is a writer and editor who was formerly the assistant editor at MarieClaire.com. She's also worked for The Strategist and Refinery29, and is a graduate of Northwestern University. On her tombstone, she would like a GIF of herself that's better than the one that already exists on the Internet and a free fro-yo machine. Besides frozen dairy products, she's into pirates, carbs, Balzac, and snacking so hard she has to go lie down.