Relationships

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What to Say When Someone Is Sick (and Topics to Avoid)

It's difficult to know what to say when someone you care about is suffering. Here's a good list of… >>

Ask Laskas: “My Husband Wastes Water!”

Now it's your turn to help solve our readers' problems! >>

Mother, Stop “Liking” Me: The Latest Social, Email, and Cell Phone Etiquette

You asked, she answered. Here's a helpful cheat sheet on phone and internet etiquette from our… >>

Reading Body Language: 5 Hidden Signals You May Be Sending

Whether you (or they!) know it, other people are always reading your body language for secret clues… >>

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24 Things You Might Be Saying Wrong

The Reader's Digest Version of all those confusing words and seemingly random rules you missed in… >>

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Six-Word Memoirs on Friendship

Shorter than tweets and small enough to swallow whole, these six-word memoirs say it all >>

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“The Best Relationship Advice I Ever Got”

For the 1.2 million lovebirds who will be married this summer, our resident voice of reason shares… >>

Breaking Up? Best Apps to Get You Through the 5 Stages of Grief

Looking to erase an ex from your mind and reach the Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind?… >>

Marriage Statistics: The Biggest Surprises About Love, Sex, and More

With the help of a few sociologists (and Reader's Digest), author Chrisanna Northrup interviewed… >>

8 Lessons in Love From the World’s Happiest Couples

With the help of a few sociologists (and Reader's Digest), author Chrisanna Northrup interviewed… >>

How to Talk to Your Parents About Aging
How to Talk to Your Parents About Aging

Learn how to discuss uncomfortable topics such as assisted living, driving and the will with your… >>

The Best Graduation Quotes: Speeches from Steve Jobs, Ellen DeGeneres, and More
The Best Graduation Quotes: Speeches from Steve Jobs, Ellen DeGeneres, and More

Get inspiration to make the future a better place with these motivational graduation quotes. >>

More Things Your Trick-or-Treater Won't Tell You
More Things Your Trick-or-Treater Won’t Tell You

A few tricks of the trade for trick or treating. >>

13 Things Your Mother-in-Law Won't Tell You
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… >>

More Things Your Mother-in-Law Won't Tell You
More Things Your Mother-in-Law Won’t Tell You

Once the wedding vows are taken, new roles materialize. If only you both had a how-to manual. Here… >>

7 Secrets to Dealing with Annoying People
7 Secrets to Dealing with Annoying People

How to deal with the people who drive you nuts, from Ed Bacon, author of Eight Habits of Love. >>

8 Easy Ways to Never Be Late Again
8 Easy Ways to Never Be Late Again

Punctually challenged or trying to reform someone who is? Figuring out your time-sucking triggers… >>

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13+ Things Your Wedding Planner Won’t Tell You

Wedding planners and pros from across the country reveal the messy side of making your wedding day… >>

7 Valentine's Day Flowers that Beat Roses
7 Valentine’s Day Flowers that Beat Roses

For a thoughtful and surprising way to say "I love you," pick up one of these romantic floral… >>

7 Ways to Make Sex Great Again
7 Ways to Make Sex Great Again

If great sex has cooled down over time, here’s how to rekindle the fire. >>