Relationships

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How to Be Happier Where It Matters

Lasting contentment can be ours, say happiness experts, if we look in the right places. >>

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Marriage Quotes From Marge and Homer Simpson

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

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17 Father’s Day Activities Your Dad Will Appreciate

For every kind of dad, there's a perfect Father's Day activity for both of you to enjoy and… >>

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7 Things You Do That Actually Work Against You

When seemingly logical behavior tends to backfire, doing more harm than good. >>

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These Questions Make Your Relationships Stronger

Why asking caring questions can drastically improve your relationship with your partner, your kids… >>

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How to Catch a Liar

Pamela Meyer, the nation's best-known expert on lying, explains how to sniff out the truth in a… >>

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Here’s How I Learned to Be a Better Listener

Forced by his doctor to stop talking, the author found a new way of hearing people thanks to his… >>

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12 Best Valentine’s Day Gifts

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

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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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5 Life Lessons People Learn Too Late

Strong relationships make for a rich life, but we're often mistaken in the ways we pursue them. >>

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How to Deal with a Depressed Spouse

If you think your partner may be depressed, your first step is to pay attention to the clues to get… >>

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10 Key Moves to Live Your Best Life

Ten ways to unlock your best life—with a single action. >>

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Uncommon Sense: A Modern Guide to Holiday Etiquette

Our resident voice of reasons shares advice for the everyday—and the holidays. >>

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How to Recover From Your Most Awkward Moments

The key to handling interactions with grace: anticipating the other person’s point of view… >>

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Brisket: A Love Story

Sometimes a midlife romance needs a little marinating, just like a good brisket recipe. >>

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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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Ann Patchett Tells Everything She Knows About Love

After learning that her boyfriend of 11 years has a potentially fatal heart condition, the author… >>

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Maria Bartiromo’s Guide to Money and Marriage

You fight over finances, right? Here's how to keep the cash and the passion. >>