Erica N. Peebles

25 Added | 6 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Following | 3 Followers | @EricaNPeebles | Keep up with Erica N. Peebles on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Erica N. Peebles”

6 Relationship Habits All Really Happy Couples Have

We all tend to fall into a routine in long-term relationships.<p>We make habits and rituals as a couple that help shape and define our lives together. Perhaps it's going to breakfast on a Saturday morning, one partner making the bed while the other makes coffee, or a particular way of celebrating a …

Self-confidence

15 Things Your Husband Wishes You Would Do More Often

Break out into a spontaneous dance party...<p>...Or whatever your silly side has the urge to do. Men feel relief when they get an occasional break from …

Relationships

Nurturing steps help build good relationships

By Judi Light Hopson, Emma H Hopson and Ted Hagen/Tribune News Service<p>Do you wonder why your marriage or a friendship has fallen apart?<br>One reason …

Relationships

How to answer an insanely hard brain teaser interview question without seeming nervous

<i>"How many people are currently online in Germany?"</i><p><i>"How many windows are there in New York City?"</i><p>And, most importantly: <i>"How the heck do you answer these crazy questions?"</i><p>If you're interviewing for a tech job, chances are you'll get thrown one of these brain teaser questions at some point during the …

New York City

Inside the hunt for a Zika virus vaccine

With the Zika virus outbreak sweeping across Central and South America and knocking on America's door, the race is on to find a vaccine.<p>Recently, …

A Biologist Is Writing a Wikipedia Article About a Woman Scientist For Every Harassing Email She Gets

You probably won’t be shocked to read that she has written a whole bunch. Emily Temple-Wood is an undergrad at Loyola University who will be heading …

Nobel Prize

The Exercise that Completely Strengthened (and Possibly Saved) My Marriage

Start Thinking Like A We<p>When you start writing about money and relationships, people reach out. Strangers and friends share amazing stories and …

Relationships

Schizophrenia and subvocal speech: Why people with schizophrenia hear the voices of God, spies and supernatural entities.

<i>Excerpted from</i> <b>NeuroLogic: The Brain’s Hidden Rationale Behind Our Irrational Behavior</b> by <i>Eliezer Sternberg, M.D. Out now from Pantheon.</i><p>My first …

Trespassing

How to Make Your Marriage Feel Like You're Still Dating

Whether you've been married six months or six years, you may be feeling something less than the head-over-heels infatuation you felt for your spouse when you were just dating. "It's difficult to keep a marriage going over the course of a long term," commiserates April Masini, relationship expert …

Relationships

Has Grief Made You Lose Your Mind?

Because we don't talk about the reality of grief in our culture, lots of grieving people think they're crazy.<p>When my partner first died, I lost my mind - and not in the ways you might think.<p>I used to be a person who could read books. I used to have a really great memory. I used to be a person who …

Combining Two Free Activities Can Reduce Depression By 40% in Two Months

<i>Reduce depression by combining two activities well-known to make you feel better.</i>

Five easy ways to ruin your marriage

At some point in my mid-thirties, it started happening to young couples around me. Their relationships began fracturing and falling apart, and it wasn't always the people you would expect.<p>These were good folks with good intentions who said every word of their marital vows with conviction. But …

4 Sophisticated Ways to Wear Shimmery Makeup

1/4<p><b>Shimmer Accents</b><p>In this look from @makeupbymario, the artist uses small amounts of fine white shimmer on the eyelid, under the bottom lash line and …

The One Resolution You Must Make For A MUCH Happier Relationship

When it comes to making positive changes to improve your relationship (and the way you feel about yourself), you might think you need a laundry list of steps and resolutions.<p>We disagree. We believe there is really only ONE essential resolution needed to dramatically improve your love life, whether …

10 Habits for a Long-Lasting Relationship

Relationships are hard work. In the beginning, love flows freely between two people. Your every move is symbiotic, your bodies fit perfectly …

7 Reasons Why You Should Wear a Sexy Plunging Top If You're Petite

The most effective way to create the illusion of height is also possibly the most scandalous—plunging, down-to-there necklines. The low-cut …

Clothing

These "Sexy" Outfits Aren't What You'd Expect

We're going to be honest with you — looking "sexy" isn't typically at our top priority when getting dressed each day. But that doesn't mean we don't …

Beauty

Why People Who Don't Chase Love Are Blessed By Cupid

Men and Women are often frustrated when they are rebuffed in their efforts to engage with a love interest. Mr. or Ms. Wonderful appears, and they go …

Relationships

11 Key Activities for Creating Trust in Successful Relationships

Trust is one of the most important components of any relationship. Nothing brings people together like trust. When trust is broken, it is severely damaging and hard to overcome.<p>When we establish trust, we are able to let our guard down and feel comfortable with the other person. We know we can rely …

Body Language

How to Spend a Perfect Christmas Day in San Francisco

From a grand brunch to kung pao kosher comedy and ice-skating in shorts, here's how to spend the holiday in northern California.<p>While chances are the …

On the Red Couch with U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy

<i>Happier people are healthier people, says United States Surgeon General Vivek Murthy. The leading spokesperson on public health believes that, in combination with diet, exercise and preventative care, emotional well-being forms a critical fourth pillar of good health.</i><p><i>Research backs him up. Murthy,</i> …

Nurse Amanda Bruce Says a Pill Kept Her Safe While She Dated Charlie Sheen

Actor Charlie Sheen shocked many of his fans when he announced on NBC’s TODAY Show last week that he was infected with HIV.<p>Perhaps equally shocking for many was that he said he continued to have sex — and said he was confident he hadn’t infected anyone else.<p>That’s in part because of a once-a-day …

Public Health

The Neuropsychology of the Unconscious: Integrating Brain & Mind in Psychotherapy

What makes a person stubbornly repeat harmful behavioral patterns over and over again, seemingly unaware of past outcomes? After more than thirty …

The blind woman who switched personalities and could suddenly see

It had been more than a decade since “B.T.” had last seen anything.<p>After suffering a traumatic accident as a young woman, doctors diagnosed her with cortical blindness, caused by damage to the visual processing centers in her brain. So she got a seeing eye dog to guide her and grew accustomed to …

Mental Health