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20 Things He Always Wants You to Say And the more often you say it, the better

As a woman, you probably know exactly what you want to hear from your partner. Certain compliments and phrases just never get old—no matter how many …

This Paint Trick Makes Rooms Look Much More Expensive

I spend a lot of time looking at pictures of kitchens, and I see some really, really expensive designs. Not everyone can afford marble countertops or …

Kitchens

The emotional benefits of small talk outweigh your fear of being awkward

At an early age, you’re taught not to talk to strangers. Originally meant to protect us from childhood harm, this rule follows most of us into adulthood.<p>We keep to ourselves in public places. We avert our eyes on public transport. We stand frozen in the corners of cocktail parties and extended …

Psychology

30 Things You Can Do To Make Sure Your Relationship Lasts Forever

Relationships aren't easy and whoever tells you otherwise clearly has no idea about what he's talking about.<p><b>Just like everything else, a relationship</b> …

17 guys describe how they feel when they're in love

"Love feels like breakfast for dinner."<p>It's not that I don't think men are capable of love. It's just that it seems like I so rarely hear them talking about it in the same sort of gushy, sugary ways that women feel comfortable doing. Which is a bummer! Because we should all be able to talk about …

How to help a partner with depression

Having suffered from depression himself, author Rick Sharpe shares how best you can help the person you love if they're going it.<p>Having a partner with depression can be an alienating experience. Without understanding the symptoms of depression and the shame a person feels about being depressed, the …

Seven Reasons To Take Alone Time

Taking out time to be on your own isn’t a bad thing. It doesn’t mean you are a recluse, socially awkward or unwanted.<p>A handful of benefits emerge …

7 Habits Of Couples Who Stay Infatuated With Each Other For A Long Time

If you've been together for a long time, it's pretty common to fall into a sexual rut, where you might go for Netflix and chill over time between the …

Caregiving for Depression and Anxiety

Depression and anxiety not only affect the person with the disorder. These illnesses also have far-reaching effects on family and friends of those …

11 Short Erotic Stories To Get You In The Mood Tonight

Sex is a very physical act, but the build up to it involves so much more than just your body. It all starts in the head. Sometimes with your own …

A dating expert tells us the secret to a successful relationship

Business Insider UK spoke to Matthew Hussey, dating expert at howtogettheguy.com and howtogettheguy.com/blog and author of New York Times bestseller "Get the Guy," about how what makes a successful couple.<p>Here's a transcript of the video:<p><i>If my ego is more important than our relationship, then the</i> …

Dating

Tips For People Whose Loved Ones Are Living With Depression

I am 20 (almost 21!) years old and I am living with bipolar depression. Now, before you say “how do you know? You’re just being dramatic”; I have seen multiple therapists, doctors, and currently a psychiatrist. I used to take anti-depressants and now I take mood stabilizers (although I liked the …

Depression

13 Useful Apps for Off the Grid Adventures

Adventure<p>These wifi-free apps were designed with remote areas in mind.<p>Though purists may say nothing can replace a printed topographic map, the world’s leading smartphone apps are getting close. Technology is making it easier than ever to get lost in an adventure without getting lost in the …

Why It’s Okay If Your Spouse Isn’t Also Your Best Friend

Ahh, the dreaded Friendzone. He likes you lots, but you just can’t figure out how to move past thinking he’s just “nice.” Or — even worse — you’re totally feelin’ it after a few dates, but your crush is making it pretty clear that they’re not super interested in moving the relationship forward. …

9 Habits Of People In the Healthiest Relationships

A shared sense of humor is key. 🔑<p>Healthy relationships aren’t necessarily effortless and completely conflict-free.<p>Rather, the strongest, …

Seven signs that you’re in an abusive relationship

Get to know the signs<p><b>Words by Jessica Davis</b><p>In England and Wales, two women are killed by their current or former partner every week. To put that in …

Paper Mache Globe Craft

Creating and decorating a paper mache globe is a fun and educational way to teach kids about the world's countries and oceans as they paint them. …

People reveal the secrets to a lasting marriage (19 photos)

GIF<p><b>Keep dating each other.</b><p><i>“Dating is an important part of keeping the relationship healthy. If you are not dating, start. Make it simple. Go to the</i> …

This Conversation Trick Will Help You Avoid Awkward Silences

We’ve all been there: You find yourself alone with a person you don’t know very well, you can’t think of anything to say and the conversation turns …

I didn’t want to date shorter men. But then I realized why I was wrong.

I had the bod of an Amazon but a small mind — at least when it came to romance.<p>As a broad-shouldered broad who’s just shy of 6 feet, I preferred to be alone rather than date a guy I outsized. Though I could head a department at work, I refused to be a head taller than a romantic partner. Though I …

10 Signs You’re Going To Marry Your Boyfriend Someday

My husband and I went from first date to married in just eight weeks. <i>Deciding</i> to get married took just five. I have never been one for cliché …

Relationships

A Relationship Coach Says This Is What Couples Need to Have in Order to Last

Most of us strive to keep our relationships going as strong and for as long as possible, so what's the secret to making that happen? Turns out that the answer isn't solely about frequent date nights and communication — which are both still important — but instead all starts with a solid foundation. …

52 Ways to Show I Love You—Protecting

<b>We define and respect boundaries.</b> Once a person is no longer an infant, boundaries become essential to love relationships. The older the …

Fish

The Right Way to Make New Friends

We spend much of our waking hours talking. A lot of conversation is about sharing information so we can influence each other and coordinate our …

Psychology

I figured out the secret to gaining confidence after being rejected

Once in high school, I was talking about a recent rejection with one of my teachers. She had helped me try to achieve a goal, and despite her thinking I deserved it, I didn't make it. I was telling her that I'd seemed to be getting rejected from things more than most people I know did, but that I …

Self-help

How To Tell If He's Genuine, Or Is Stringing You Along

You fell hard for someone who strung you along for the ride, then he dropped you like it's hot. What's a gal to do?<p>She's sure AF going to come out on …

Relationships

Queen Elizabeth has been wearing the same nail polish shade since 1989 — and it's only $9

Grandparents sometimes get stuck in their ways. Prince Harry and Prince William’s grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, is no different. For example, the …

9 signs the "little fight" with your significant other is more serious than you thought

Relationships can be difficult to navigate, even the very best ones. Since a relationship involves the coming together of two people, often with …