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Interpersonal relationships are a vital part of everyday life. We know relationships aren’t perfect, but we can help guide you through advice on how to fix common issues, things you should and shouldn’t say to the people in your life, and, of course, roundups of funny cartoons and quotes to remind you that laughter can be the best medicine.

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50 Parents Quotes That Perfectly Sum Up Being a Parent

Need a minute to unwind from parent life? We rounded up the best parents' quotes that'll make you smile, laugh, and reflect on what it means to be a parent.

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13 Most Famous Sister Rivalries in History

Sisters always share a deep bond—and sometimes, they share an even deeper rivalry.


14 Famous People You Didn’t Know Were Foster Kids or Foster Parents

These celebrities prove family comes in many different forms.


29 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were Siblings

Isn't it funny how talent runs in the family? For National Sibling Day on April 10, let's celebrate some equally...


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12 Famous Sibling Rivalries Throughout History

Just because you're related to your brother or sister doesn't mean you have to like them. Here are the best...

15 Famous People Who Chose to Stay Single

Love and marriage aren't for everyone.


25 Famous People You Didn’t Know Were Adopted

Families form in many different ways. These celebrities not only understand the beauty of adoption, they've lived it.

22 Famous People You Didn’t Know Are Middle Children

In honor of August's National Middle Child Day, let us bust a pervasive myth for you: No, middle children aren't...


Victoria Beckham’s Hairstylist Reveals the One Mistake Women Over 40 Always Make

The good news is you don't have to be a Hollywood A-lister to put this celebrity hairstylist's tips into action.


22 Things a Funeral Director Won’t Tell You

Read the money-saving secrets funeral directors from across the country aren't taking to the grave with these insider tips for...


Here’s How a 5-Year-Old Taught Her Mother a Lesson in Grace

On the night the author loses patience 
with her mother and her dementia, 
a granddaughter’s love unites them all.

The 8-Word Phrase That Made Robin Roberts Who She Is

One of America’s most beloved journalists reveals how her upbringing influenced her life, and how future generations can learn from...


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9 of the Biggest Royal Wedding Scandals Throughout History

Weddings should be a day of pure celebration—unless you're part of the most famous families in the world.


10 Funniest Celebrity Baby Names of 2017

Did these people ever consider classroom attendance roll call? Or playground bullies? We're guessing not.


I Took One of Those Popular Genetics Test and Discovered That I’m… Part Neanderthal

An actor tries out a genetic-testing kit and finds himself caught in the shallow end of the pool.


How to Find More Meaning In Your Life, According to 5 People Who Did

Living a meaningful life can be different for everyone, but in these five incredible people found that what really matters...

My Dog Had a Secret Life I Never Knew About

Years after his hunting dog disappeared, the author learns the truth about his companion’s fate.


10 Babymoon Destinations That Don’t Require a Passport

If you're a mom-to-be craving a little well-deserved TLC but don't want to travel too far, these relaxing, stateside getaways...


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13 Important Lessons About School You Never Actually Learn in School

Long after back-to-school season is over, these learning strategies will come in handy for life outside the classroom.


This Is Why We Get So Upset About Celebrity Breakups, According to a Psychologist

When celebrities break up, we often take it to heart, even though we've never even met them. What gives?


Those Kids Said WHAT?! 28 Hilarious Real-Life Teacher Stories

American educators sent in their funniest classroom stories by the thousands. Read the $1,000 prize winner and more of our...


Here’s How Colleges Land Big-Time Celebrities for Commencement

You won't believe what some schools will do to book a celebrity guest.


14 Secrets to Never Looking Your Age—from a Celebrity Makeup Artist

In her latest book Beauty From the Inside Out, Bobbi Brown reveals the secrets behind timeless beauty—and they go way...


The Youth Organization That Keeps Churning Out Trailblazers—It’s Not the Girl Scouts

You might think Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, or the 4-H Club are just childhood activities, but wait till you hear...

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These High Schoolers Wrote Letters to Kurt Vonnegut. This Is What They Got in Response.

Your homework assignment from a famous novelist: Make art. Then destroy it.


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7 Etiquette Tips for Dealing With a Cheap Friend

Need help dealing with a friend who’s tight with their cash? Take these tips from Jodi RR Smith, nationally recognized...


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9 Truths About Life From Neil deGrasse Tyson That Will Blow Your Mind

Neil deGrasse Tyson, director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space in New York, turns...


“Pull Yourself Together!”: Rob Lowe on the Unexpected Tears of Sending His Son to College

The Emmy award-winning actor had no idea how hard it would be to send his favorite Patriots fan off to...


Roxane Gay Makes a Case for Why We Should All Quit Whining

The professor and author was the queen of complaints—until she realized what she was missing.


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 dispense some wisdom.