Relationships

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What Marge & Homer Simpson Have to Say About Love

They may be an unconventional (and, yes, fictional) couple, but they've made it work for 25 years… >>

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A Frustrating Plane Delay, and the Simple Baggie of Cookies That Made It All Better

My delayed flight led to to a life-changing interaction. >>

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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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Can 4 Hugs a Day Save a Marriage?

Humor writer Tim Dowling experiments (to his wife's dismay) to find the secret to a happy marriage. >>

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3 Stories of Gratitude and Powerful Love

A narrative project called "StoryCorps" illuminates inspiring stories of generosity and love from… >>

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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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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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Avoid Marriage Counseling: Break These 8 Bad Habits Today

We'll say it straight up: There's no good reason in the world to hang onto these bad habits; they… >>

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How to Spot a Liar: 7 Clues Anyone Can Use

Who hasn’t heard the old saying “Liars never look you in the eye”? Here are a few more tips… >>

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6 Ways to Feel Closer Right Now

You don't have to add an extra hour to the day to find time for each other. These six fun… >>

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9 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gifts

It's not how much money you spend on Valentine's Day, it's the thought that counts. With these cute… >>

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12 Best Valentine’s Day Gifts

Only the best on Valentine's Day, right? And if you need more options, try our cheap and cute… >>

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40+ Creative Romantic Ideas

Discover the secrets to adding romance to your relationship. >>

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13 Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You

Build a better relationship with his mother by remembering these things she'd like to say but won't… >>

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5 Things We Can Learn From Groundhog Day

Every year on Groundhog Day, along with waiting for the verdict on the length of winter from the… >>

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Marriage Advice: 7 Relationship Tips to Get the Love You Want

Expert advice and relationship tips on the best ways to form a tighter bond, unlock more happiness… >>

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Learn From This! One Couple’s Cash Saver

Use this smart cash truce to avoid fighting over money with your spouse. >>

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Ask Laskas: “How do I get along better with my mother-in-law?”

Help this distressed daughter-in-law have a better relationship with her mother-in-law. >>

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Ask Laskas: “Is it wrong to not hang up photos from family and friends?”

To display or not to display: help this reader figure out what to do with all those pictures that… >>

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Uncommon Sense: “Tell My Friend about Her Bridesmaid’s Bad Behavior?”

Give your best advice! Write your best answer to this problem in the comments below, and we might… >>