Rocking relationships with your family and friends. A soulmate who gets you on the deepest level. And the best soulful sex of your life. Anything is possible with Melissa Ambrosini by your side!
From the bestselling author of Mastering Your Mean Girl, Open Wide is the definitive guide to fulfilling and intimate 21st-century relationships, delving into everything from cultivating self-confidence, to unleashing your inner goddess, to forming lasting friendships . . . and even to experiencing toe-curling orgasms on demand.
Called a “self-love guru” by Elle magazine, Melissa is a voice for the modern woman. Rather than the preachy tone that plagues many relationship guides, she’s your supportive best friend sharing her wisdom in a way that makes your journey fun and simple.
Full of electric insights, deeply personal stories, and genuine ‘aha’ moments, Open Wide serves up real tools and relatable advice that you can put into action immediately for lasting results.
A powerful, life-altering read, Open Wide gives you practical tools you can start using immediately to rewrite your future, create authentic connections, and experience heart-bursting love.
|Publisher:||BenBella Books, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)|
About the Author
Melissa Ambrosini is the bestselling author of Mastering Your Mean Girl, host of the number one podcast The Melissa Ambrosini Show, a motivational speaker, and a self-love teacher. In her signature straight-talking style, Melissa teaches women how to unlock their full potential, master their inner Mean Girl, smash through limiting beliefs, and ditch the self-doubt so that they can start living the life of their dreams. Named a 'self-help guru' by Elle magazine, her mission is to inspire women to create a heart-centred life one that's wildly wealthy, fabulously healthy, and bursting with love.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Why a Book About Love, Soulful Sex, and Relationships? 3
Part 1 Unleashing Your Divine Goddessence 25
Chapter 1 Understanding the Masculine and Feminine and Firm and Fluid 27
Chapter 2 Unleashing Your Goddessence 42
Part 2 Cultivating Rocking Relationships 95
Chapter 3 It's Not Woo-Woo, It's You You! Love Yourself First 97
Chapter 4 Dive into Your Ocean 131
Chapter 5 How to Have Rocking Relationships 158
Chapter 6 Soulmate City 216
Part 3 Soulful Sex (The Glue That Binds Us) 247
Chapter 7 Sex, Shame, Taboo, and Guilt 249
Chapter 8 Getting Up Close and Personal with You 276
Chapter 9 Laying the Foundations for Soulful Sex 304
What's Next? 319
And a Final Invitation 329
Heartfelt Love and Gratitude 331
About the Author 335
What People are Saying About This
"Melissa is passionate about breaking free of that which holds us back. My experience is that we all crave personal freedom, and Melissa is leading a generation to be open wide to what that means for them personally. Melissa, your passion is beautiful, and I’m so grateful you share yourself with us all."
—Carrie-Anne Moss, actor, creator of Annapurna Living, and mother
"Melissa is committed to making the world a better place, one relationship at a time."
—Marie Forleo, award-winning host of MarieTV and author of Everything Is Figureoutable
“Full of relevant insights and deeply personal anecdotes, Open Wide offers real tools and accessible advice that we can all put into action and practice. Thank you, Melissa—I’ll be reading this several times and putting your work into practice for many moons to come.”
—Elena Brower, author of Practice You and Art of Attention
“Full of loving guidance, deeply personal stories, and genuine ‘aha’ moments, Open Wide serves up real tools and relatable advice that you can put into action immediately for lasting results.”
—Christine Hassler, author of Expectation Hangover and host of the Over It and On With It podcast
“Melissa Ambrosini is the down-to-earth best friend you’ve always longed for. In Open Wide, she shares her hard-won wisdom so you can rocket all your relationships to new levels of intimacy and fulfillment.”
—Alexi Panos, author of 50 Ways to Yay! and Now or Never
“Open Wide is the real deal. This isn’t your mother’s relationship guide . . . Well, unless she wants a new one! In fact, every woman in your life—single or taken—needs a copy, pronto.”
—Preston Smiles, author of Love Louder
“Want deeper, more soulful connections with the people you care about? Melissa Ambrosini's Open Wide provides powerful tools for enriching all the relationships in your life, including the most important one of all, the one with yourself.”
—Selina Soo, creator of Impacting Millions
“So many relationship books feel a little stuffy and unrealistic. Open Wide is the antithesis of that! Instead of dishing out the same trite advice found in most self-help books, Melissa offers fresh, useful tools and techniques for upgrading and enriching all the relationships in your life—including the most important one of all, the one with yourself.”
—Emma Isaacs, founder and Global CEO, Business Chicks
“Melissa Ambrosini is someone that will help change your life. I'm blessed to call her a close friend and have witnessed her deep and soulful love in person! In Open Wide, she shares her hard-won wisdom and juicy insights so you can rock all your relationships to new levels of intimacy and fulfillment. A must-read.”
—Rachael Finch, author of Happy, Healthy, Strong and founder of B.O.B Fitness and Apparel
“Melissa holds up a mirror to our deepest fears and desires, with an invitation to step in fully, so that we may be more love, to have more love. Her bold shares on living Open Wide have moved and inspired me to more explore myself, my marriage and my relationships with ruthless curiosity.”
—Tara Bliss, women’s mentor
“A life-altering book that shows you how to create long-lasting and soulful relationships that are exploding with love & mind-blowing sex.”
—Leisa Porteous-Semple, health and wellness coach
“This book is incredibly insightful. Melissa gives the most down-to-earth, fun relationship guide for REAL, modern women.”
—Maddy Shaw, bestselling author and nutritional therapist