Relationships

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This Simple Test Can Predict The Future of Your Relationship

Will a couple who paddles a canoe together stay together? >>

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So, That Friend Who Won’t Stop Talking? How to Deal With a Chatterbox

Over-talkers dominate dinner parties and hijack work meetings. Here, effective strategies to deal… >>

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11 Dr. Ruth Quotes to Boost Your Sex Life, Confidence, and Bold Thinking

America’s most beloved sex-pert—and Holocaust survivor, former Israeli sniper, author of dozens… >>

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How to Be Polite: Here’s Proof That Good Manners Can Change Your Life

Paul Ford, a model for modern etiquette, makes a case for being polite—and explains exactly how… >>

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This Is My Mother’s Bizarrely Simple 75th Birthday Wish

For mom's big birthday, we were shocked by what she really wanted. >>

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9 Meaningful Ways to Use Body Language to Get What You Want

From landing a job to losing weight, these body language tricks can do the work for you. >>

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11 Secrets Your Valentine’s Day Card Reveals About You

Nearly 200 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged every year. Is your card sending the right… >>

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5 Powerfully Simple Ways to Diffuse a Fight With Your Partner

Tell a joke. Sit on something soft. Ask this question. These weird-but-effective expert tips can… >>

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22 Successful People Confess the Best Advice They’ve Always Relied On

The nation's most interesting and accomplished people share words of wisdom that changed their… >>

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Mindy Kaling’s Advice to Teens: Please Don’t Peak in High School

Almost no one who was a big star in high school is a big star later in life, Mindy Kaling observes… >>

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Jane Smiley: It’s Funny What You Remember…

A coffee-date reunion was filled with unexpected insights into being honest with yourself—and… >>

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10 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Together After Losing a Job

Ten survival tips for maintaining marriage after a job loss. >>

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Garrison Keillor on 18 Things We’ve Learned So Far

Now that the author has reached his current level of veneration, he reasons he might as well… >>

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14 Little Things You Can Do Right Now That’ll Make Your Marriage Happier

It's not diamonds and flowers that make a marriage, but the little things—and taking these small… >>

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5 Easy Ways to Be the Most Interesting Person in the Room

Looking for tips on how to be more interesting? With a little effort, your popularity will soar. >>

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8 Funny Marriage Quotes From Some of the Greatest Wits of All Time

Wise words and wisecracks that capture what it's like to tie the knot. >>

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5 Myths About Sex Everyone Thinks Are True

What you didn’t learn in high school sex ed: the surprising, science-backed proof about… >>

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The Word That Killed Our Friendship

We were the best of buddies—until what I said broke our bond forever. >>

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Why We Need Friends to Help Us Move

Moving can be emotionally draining, but friends can provide the needed support. >>

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Nick Offerman Says, Make Your Own Darn Gift

A gentleman craftsman builds the case for giving without buying. >>