Relationships

Ask Laskas: Motherly Misleadings
Ask Laskas: Motherly Misleadings

Jeanne Marie Laskas hands over the reigns to you: Play advice columnist and help mother is wedged… >>

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13 Things Marriage Counselors Know About Your Relationship

Counselors across the country weigh in on what they are really thinking during couples therapy. >>

Design Your Own Wedding Ring
Design Your Own Wedding Ring

Designing a custom wedding ring is a great way to express your personal style, and to ensure that… >>

7 Lies Men Tell Women
7 Lies Men Tell Women

He says he loves you in that dress, but should you believe him? A noted psychologist reveals the… >>

13 Tips to Increase Your Family’s Happiness and Health
13 Tips to Increase Your Family’s Happiness and Health

Happy families share certain basic characteristics. Here are a few of the foundations experts say… >>

Please Don’t Hug Me!
Please Don’t Hug Me!

Juliet Lapidos of Slate explains why she’s embrace-averse. >>

10 Questions You Shouldn’t Ask a New Mom
10 Questions You Shouldn’t Ask a New Mom

A brief lesson in social etiquette all of us can refer to when talking with a new mom. >>

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Fun Father’s Day Activities to Plan

This Father’s Day, take Dad out for something that you both can enjoy. Check out these easy and… >>

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Tips and Tricks for Traveling With Your Partner

Worried about spending a whole week away with your significant other? We've got tips and tricks for… >>

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Red Dad, Blue Son

My dad is conservative. I’m not. For our relationship to survive, we had to stop talking politics. >>

How to Hug Man-to-Man
How to Hug Man-to-Man

Reader's Digest humor editor Andy Simmons on how to correctly perform the "man hug." >>

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8 Reasons Marriage Is Better Than the Gym

Here's how your relationship can keep you healthy, active, and lean. >>

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Mom Advice: The Best and the Worst

Great and not-so-great advice from their mothers: Anna Quindlen, Alec Baldwin, Sissy Spacek… >>

mom advice lying about gift
Mom Advice: How to Fib About Gifts

A difficult problem grew easier to unwrap for author Patricia Volk after some reflection on her… >>

The Happy Relationship: 8 Tips to Avoid Marriage Counseling
The Happy Relationship: 8 Tips to Avoid Marriage Counseling

Experts say for a happy relationship, it’s important to heighten and reinforce your sense of… >>

Friend Me: How Adults Can Make and Keep Friends
Friend Me: How Adults Can Make and Keep Friends

Why is it so tough to get new pals, and how can we be happy with the ones we have? We've got the… >>

5 Ways Love Makes You Smarter
5 Ways Love Makes You Smarter

With your spouse in the house, you have a built-in brain-booster sitting right across the breakfast… >>

Conjoined Twins Find a Life Apart
Conjoined Twins Find a Life Apart

Conjoined twins Kendra and Maliyah Herrin made medical history when they were separated. Here, for… >>

Cultivate Better Bonds With Neighbors and Friends
Cultivate Better Bonds With Neighbors and Friends

11 ways to maintain a healthy circle around you. >>

5 Happiness Secrets For Tough Times
5 Happiness Secrets For Tough Times

Expert tips to help you cope with a bad economy, and increase your bursts of happiness throughout… >>