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Want to help your mate beat the blues? Show them the love

The more depressed your romantic partner may be, the more love you should give them, according to new University of Alberta research.<p>It can be …

Mental Health

How to Make Tomato Sauce in the Crockpot

Crockpot Tomato Sauce Recipe<p>Updated August 18, 2017<p>Enjoy homemade tomato sauce without all the work. This crockpot recipe requires no peeling, …

5 Daily Habits That Will Make Your Marriage Crazy Strong

Big gestures are great. (No one would turn down a surprise weekend getaway, are we right?) But if we're honest, it's really the little, everyday things that count — especially when it comes to marriage.<p>"The little everyday things you do for your partner lets them know that you are thinking about …

3 Ways To Get Exactly What You Want Out Of A Relationship

No one wants to be called needy. It’s an unsavory label, a punch to the gut. Moreover, it’s an unfair way to describe someone just because, well, …

Relationships

Why And How To Date Your Spouse: 6 Tips For Successful Date Nights

<b>Most couples know they are supposed to have a regular "Date Night".</b><p>Unfortunately, along the way they let familiar routines and their life partner/parenting roles overshadowed their on-going need for novel activities and their role as romantic partners. They just can't seem to have a night out that …

The Advice Marriage Therapists Give Couples Who've Fallen Out Of Love

It's possible to reignite the spark.<p>Therapists often see couples facing a very real dilemma: After years and years together, one or both partners no longer feel as “in love” as they were before.<p>Is it possible to fall back in love? Absolutely, but it takes time and effort from both spouses. Below, …

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10 tips for overcoming insecurity in relationships

It is a tried and tested ethic for being in a relationship. When you fall in love with someone, and they share that feeling with you then it’s an …

Top 10 Tips for Gmail Users

People spend a lot of their time reading, replying, and organizing their emails. It can be very tiresome and time-consuming setting up folders and …

Productivity

11 Things in Your Home That Are Making You Unhappy

It's time to take a second look at your decor.<p>When you walk into a room, pay attention to how you feel. Do your surroundings inspire you? Or do you …

What Do Women Really Want?

New from the "Love Lab" comes the book that I have been struggling to write for the past decade. This masterwork finally tells the story of what women want in a man, and how important men are in the fate of their relationships with women. Let me say upfront that this book is written for men in …

Top 10 Gmail Tips for Power Users

Everyone has a Gmail account. We’re all used to archiving, labeling, and marking bad senders as spam, but you probably still spend a lot of time in …

15 Slow Cooker Bread Pudding Recipes Perfect for Breakfast or Dessert

Imagine waking up on a chilly Sunday morning and remembering that you started slow cooker cinnamon roll bread pudding before bed. Your house will smell <i>magnificent,</i> and you’ll have a warm and comforting breakfast to go with your cup of coffee. This scenario may sound like you’re still dreaming, but …

Breakfast

20 Easy Comforting Dinners for Busy Nights

More by Stephanie<p>When the weather starts to get cooler, the same thing happens every year – I want comfort food! As a busy mom, I don’t have tons of …

A letter to … My wife, for whom I no longer seem to exist

The letter you always wanted to write<p>You captivated me when we first met. You were fiercely attractive and hugely independent, and you burned brighter than anybody else in the room. I had never encountered a woman like you. I feel it only fair to remind you that I also shone in those days, able to …

Relationships

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

<i>Everyone’s favorite comforting beef stew made easily in the crockpot! The meat is SO TENDER and the stew is rich, chunky and hearty!</i> We had another …

Cooking

9 Little Ways To Become A Better Spouse Right Now

It's easy to roll your eyes at suggestions about how to be a better spouse. After all, you've been married to this person for...how many years now?...and you know the things you <i>should</i> be doing. Like being more patient when he forgets for the 100th time to pick up his socks. Or scheduling a monthly …

9 surprising ways to build emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence, also known as EI or EQ (for Emotional Quotient), describes a person's ability to recognize emotions, to understand their effect, and to use that information to guide decision-making. Since EI gives you deeper insight into the role emotions play in your life, a high EQ can …

Psychology

How Important is Sex? Part 1

Linda: Keeping sexual passion alive and healthy is a critical aspect in the process of sustaining an enduring and fulfilling partnership. It is the …

Happiness

How to raise a sympathetic child, according to psychology

Parents and teachers might often wonder how to teach children caring toward others—more so when the world feels full of disagreement, conflict, and aggression.<p>As development psychologists, we know that children start to pay attention to the emotions of others from an early age. They actively take …

Emotional Intelligence

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Being “Not Lonely” isn’t Enough.

“What do you desire?” he asked.<p>I danced all around the question. I gave a superficial answer. It was safe—a half-truth that I could hide behind. I …

John Gottman - Four Types of Conflict Resolution in Marriage

John Gottman - Four Types of Conflict Resolution in Marriage<p>Updated on December 4, 2017<p>Understanding Interpersonal Conflicts<p>Interpersonal conflicts …

How to Respond to Loneliness in Marriage

<i>by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer</i><p>In my last article, I touched upon loneliness in marriage. When I married my husband as a young person of 28, I never thought that I would experience feelings of loneliness. The truth is, that feeling of loneliness is one of the utmost …

In Marriage, He Refused to Change—and That Cost Him Everything, Starting with Trust

Shares 6K<p>My wife felt unsafe because she could no longer trust me.<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p>She didn’t …

Relationships

17 Mental Health Tattoos That Celebrate Your Journey to Recovery

Living with a mental illness is extremely difficult, especially since your struggle can remain unseen to the naked eye. If you reached the point …

How I Learned To Have Mind-Blowing, Intimate Sex Every Time

Sting was sitting on Oprah's couch talking about sex. It was 2003 and I was 30 years old. He waxed poetic about his hourslong lovemaking sessions. …

Relationships