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Hiding negative emotions may take more of a toll on your relationship than faking positive ones, especially if you're extravert

Handling your emotions in a close relationship is often a balancing act. You want to be true to yourself and open with your partner, but there are …

Psychology

The Parenting Cliché I Cannot Stand

At the start of Lent this year, I was the sleep-deprived mom of a 3-month-old baby. I published a Facebook status that said, "For Lent, I'm giving up sleep. #newmom."<p>Funny, right?<p>It got 45 likes and several comments from commiserating and empathetic mommies and daddies, saying "Amen!" or "Piece of …

Parenting

How to Transition into a Relationship When You’re Used to Being Single

It seems like people are always looking for love, but single life can be pretty great. You’re independent, you don’t have to compromise, and you get …

Just (don't) do it: Try these 4 steps to spend less time doing tasks you hate

Although the dirty work of life somehow has to get done, we all tend to have some routines and chores that we really dread doing.<p>But what if we could find a way to alter our routine to make life more enjoyable, all while keeping that mountain of laundry from growing sky high?<p>“There are ways around …

Slow Cookers

My Neighbors’ Kids are TOO Free-Range

.An honest letter about a real problem: Kids given lots of freedom but, it seems, no behavior boundaries. Or boundary boundaries, for that …

Home Business

5 Parenting Lessons That Will Make You a Better Leader | Inc.com

I have been a parent for approximately 11 days, so I am clearly not an expert in this field. This is the ultimate learn-as-you-go job, where something that worked one day may or may not work the next. What seems logical and rational may not cut it. I have been in leadership and people consulting …

Parenting

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Meal Planning Tips for a Healthy Family<p>Feeding an active family a nutritious menu is never easy, especially when time is short and picky eaters …

I Don't Suck At Motherhood Just Because I Take Antidepressants

In life, I try to strike a balance between transparency and over-sharing. Motherhood is a blessing and a joy but it's messy and scary, too. Life is messy and scary.<p>I don't try to pass myself off as a parenting expert or a front-runner for mother of the year. Puhleeze. I try to be a good mom ... …

Parenting

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Becoming a rain detective with a backyard weather station

London summers can be the most arduous of times. Since early July, we've had highs of 98 and lows of 48. We've had sun, rain and everything in between. Planning where to go or what to wear more than a few days in advance is an impossibility. I do my best, of course, combining AccuWeather's …

This Smartphone Anti-Slip Solution Has the Best Kickstarter Video Ever

…and the product's only a dollar, for chrissakes<p>I've often lamented that the iPhone is a beautifully-crafted object that we must hide inside a …

Crowd Funding

In science we trust… up to a point

Eminent journals and peer-reviewed academic papers are supposed to convince us of scientific truth. Here’s why we should all be wary…<p>Science is emphatically not a belief system. It doesn’t require faith, and it works: civilisation is built on science working. But it’s a full-time job to keep on top …

Peer-Reviewed

Researchers claim that Google could 'rig the 2016 election'

Robert Epstein, a senior research psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology, and colleague Ronald E. Robertson …

Government

Why The Press Was Wrong About Changing Drugs Laws Based On Human Rights

A landmark report by politicians, calling for a more liberal drug regime based on human rights, had one detail that attracted particular …

Rights & Freedoms