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9 Questions To Ask Your Partner To Build Trust And Emotional Intimacy

Although great communication is the foundation of any healthy relationship, what's equally important is trust and emotional intimacy. But while …

Extreme Sports

15 Feel-Good Stews For Chilly Nights

I may not have grown up in a part of the country that had snow days (or even days below freezing, for that matter), but we did have gumbo weather. It began as soon as you could see your breath and the tip of your nose began to numb. From November to March, the best way to get toasty was a pot of …

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things | Inc.com

Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave generously. They gave selflessly. And they didn't expect anything in return. …

Self-esteem

Why Alone Time Is The Key Ingredient To A Lasting Relationship

Being one half of that perfect couple... the couple still in the honeymoon period, years after that first passionate kiss. Having that long-lasting …

10 Vegetarian Meals from the Slow Cooker — Recipes from The Kitchn

Need some inspiration for working an extra meatless dinner into your meal plan? Look no further than your slow cooker. When the slow cooker's …

Cooking

He crossed the border illegally but wasn’t deported — because he brought his child

McALLEN, Tex. — The 3-year-old girl takes her father’s hand and follows him up the steps of a bus. He leads her down the aisle to a row near the back, picks her up and sets her in a window seat, so that when the bus starts to move, she can look out at her new country, the one they had crossed into …

The word “women” literally never appears in the US Senate’s 142-page health-care bill

Women have babies. If they didn’t, first the economy would collapse, and then the species would die out.<p>But because they do, from their late teens to their early forties, women have higher health-care costs than men of the same age. Carrying and birthing a child is a sometimes difficult, dangerous, …

Health Care

10 Ways You Could Be Giving Away Your Power (Without Even Realizing It)

Empowering other people is productive. But giving away your personal power sabotages your chances of success.<p>As long as you allow other people to have a negative influence over the way you think, feel, and behave, you’ll struggle reach your greatest potential. Giving away your power robs you of …

Self-help

10 Ways to Cultivate a Positive Mindset and Change Your Life

We all want to improve our lives. Whether it’s our relationships, our work, or our health, life can almost feel like a never-ending process of …

Why are cats so quirky about drinking?

When it comes to drinking, most dogs aren't very picky. Slimy water bowl, muddy puddle — even an open toilet bowl will do in a pinch.<p>But cats, on the …

11 Menstrual Products That'll Help Get You Through Your Period

There aren't many women who get excited about their time of the month, but it doesn't have to be <i>that</i> unpleasant (and if it is, you should check whether something else might be wrong). A few smart purchases can help ease the pain and improve your mood. So if you're down to have a less miserable …

New dog breeds to debut in Westminster Kennel Club show

There are never enough dogs — and now there are three new breeds of pooches to woof over.<p>Three adorable American hairless terriers, one scrappy Pumi …

Pets

Texas Lawmaker Says Criminalizing Abortion Would Make Women More 'Responsible'

A Texas state lawmaker said that punishing women for their abortions would make them “more personally responsible” for their sexual behavior, the …

Midnight Pasta

Servings: 4 - 6<p>easy<p>15 to 30 min<p>Michael's Midnight Pasta is good any time of day!<p>Ingredients<br>• step-by-step directions<p>Midnight Pasta<p>1 pound spaghetti<br>• 8 …

Recipes

More than 2 million people are in the streets resisting Trump

In D.C. and Chicago, the parade routes are so packed there’s no room to march.<p>More than 2.5 million people worldwide are demonstrating against the …

19 Impressive Facts About The Ocean That Will Make You Say "Wow"

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