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7 Expert Sex Tips for Newlyweds

You're married! Congrats. Now that the glitz and excitement of the big day is over, it's time to focus on what really matters: sex. Obviously.<p>Having a healthy, mutually satisfying sex life is a key component of happy marriages. "After the excitement of the wedding day and settling into marriage, …

18 bad habits you should break in 2017 to be more productive

While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you're not sabotaging yourself with bad habits.<p>Below are 18 things you should stop doing right now to become more productive.

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

Yoga

Procrastinators, Rejoice! Doing Things at the Last Minute Actually Has Big Advantages

A legendary productivity guru has encouraging news for procrastinators.<p>Yesterday a meme popped up in my Facebook feed. It was a picture of Mozart with the following text superimposed on top: "If you ever feel bad about procrastinating, just remember that Mozart wrote the overture to Don Giovanni …

Mozart

How Sleep Affects Your Weight

<i>For</i> SELF, by Amy Marturana.<p>Another good reason to start getting more shut-eye.<p>The amount and quality of sleep you get any given night really sets the tone of the following day. When we’re well-rested, our minds and bodies just seem to work better. When we’re really tired, everything’s harder. We …

Immune System

5 Things Wives NEED From Their Partners Every. Single. Day

One of the most important aspects of marriage is understanding your spouse's needs and how to fulfill them.<p>For instance, communication is a huge need, but how often should you communicate? What should it look like? Sex is an important need, but how often should you make love?<p>Each person is …

4 Detox Water Recipes to Help You De-Bloat

When used in the context of your diet, the words <i>cleanse</i> and <i>detox</i> are quite controversial. This is mostly because some commercial cleanses and "detox" …

25 Motivational Quotes to Get You Excited for the Week Ahead

<i>This piece originally appeared on AllBusiness.com.</i><p>Perseverance, hard work, kindness, drive, creativity and more will help you succeed. Here are some …

Can a sexless marriage ever survive?

Many couples I see in my practice used to enjoy good sex lives - but now they rarely have sex any more.<p>It is difficult enough to talk about your sex …

5 Simple Things You Should Do Every Sunday Night to Prepare for the Week Ahead

Failure to prepare means preparing to fail.<p>Being productive is all about preparation. If you know what you need to do ahead of time, you will know exactly where to dive in as soon as you get started. On the flip-side, if you do not take the time to prepare, you will find yourself flustered and …

Time Management

The 7 Most Ignored Relationship Issues, According To Marriage Therapists

Couples are prone to sweep these problems under the rug, experts say.<p>Couples often come into therapy complaining of communication problems, meddling in-laws, sex and money issues ― but those are just the most obvious problems counselors hear about.<p>Below, marriage therapists share seven of the most …

Improve Your Sleep -- and Your Life -- With These 8 Tips

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On a recent flight from London to Atlanta, I had the good fortune to sit next to a very gracious woman. We bonded, not because we had a great number of things in common but rather because she did not complain or object when I …

Tropical Storms

Let Go of Clutter and Make Space

Your stuff tells a story. If you don't like the story you can change it. My story was filled with layers of incomplete and unfinished things. Things I started and stopped. Things that sat on shelves and collected dust, literally and figuratively. These were constant reminders of what I wasn't doing …

Minimalism

3 Skills That All Emotionally Intelligent People Master

There are very many benefits to EI.<p><i>How can we improve our emotional intelligence, and what are the benefits? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Chade-Meng Tan, co-chair of a Nobel Peace</b> …

7 Questions That Cure Terminal Procrastination

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally published on June 2, 2016.</i><p>We tend to think of procrastination as the cause of many bad things. You don’t get your work done on time, you miss deadlines, you let your great ideas languish too long, and you get …

Procrastination

Indian butter chicken

Indian food is easy to make at home, including this decadent recipe for Indian butter chicken that takes only 30 minutes to prepare.<p>I am not joking …

11 foods that reduce your risk of erectile dysfunction

Out of all the 52 foods that boost penis health, there are 10 major ones that can dramatically cut your risk of erectile dysfunction (ED) according …

10 things men should do every day (according to science)

We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life?<p>To paraphrase the slogan of a popular sugary treat, only science has the answer ...<p>1. Play computer games<p>Ever wanted a bigger …

University of Illinois

Your complete guide to avoiding procrastination and getting sh*t done

All of us procrastinate in one way or another.<p>I’m sure we can all remember putting off studying for that dreadful exam or thesis paper in college. But you’re not alone.<p>Over 25 percent of Americans think of themselves as chronic procrastinators, which is up from only five percent in 1978.<p>Before we …

Orgasms are all in the mind for men, women just need missionary

It's even more physical than you thought...<p>Orgasms have been puzzling the logical mind for centuries, but scientists have now got closer than ever to …

How To Leave Work At 5 P.M. And Still Get Everything Done

It’s a pattern with which most full-time professionals are familiar–you’re spending increasing amounts of time at your desk, but it feels like you’re getting less done. The hours stretch on, the to-do list grows, and you find yourself facing a future where you might let go of your apartment and …

How getting up at 5 a.m. improves my productivity and health

Yet, despite my morning wakefulness, I only found out recently how to take advantage of starting my day early: This involved bumping up my alarm by an hour and getting out of bed at 5 a.m. Yes, that's right: 5 a.m.<p><b>Related: 6 Ways to Make Getting Up Early Work for You</b><p>While no one schedule will work …

Time Management

'My Wife Is A Workaholic And We Don't Have Sex'

Reader Lonely Husband writes,<p>My wife has been a driven, successful woman ever since we first met 10 years ago (we married in 2009 and now have 2 kids, ages 18 months and 3 years). I've always admired her ability to devote so much energy to her profession, not to mention her volunteer commitments …

How to Feel Happy: 11 Awesome Tips for Being Happy

“<b>I feel like I need to be taught how to feel happy.</b> It’s as if I don’t know <i>how</i> to be happy on my own anymore”, she says to me, her voice trembling as …

7 Home Decor Trends That Will Be Huge This Spring

'Tis the season for macramé.<p>Think spring cleaning is just about vacuuming and dusting? Think again. Now's the time to clear out anything you're no longer in love with and give your decor a refresh. To help start that process, we've gathered the latest home trends for spring that are blowing up on …

I Love You Baby, I Can't Get You Out of My Mind -- Love, Affection and Desire in Marriage

Source: www.fuccha.in<p>"I Love You, I Love You, I Love You! Don't You Know?""No, I don't! How will I know? I don't read minds!"<p>True Talk. Love is to be expressed.<p>You can't claim to love your spouse if you don't say or show it -- in fact, you may even say it and he/she won't believe because you don't …

Relationships

5 simple etiquette habits that help the rich get ahead, according to a man who spent 5 years studying millionaires

Manners matter.<p>"You have to know how to act and how to do certain things when you're around people," writes Thomas C. Corley in his upcoming book "Change Your Habits, Change Your Life." "Self-made millionaires have mastered certain rules of etiquette that help them in social settings."<p>Corley would …

Self-improvement

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Secret #1: They focus on minutes, not hours.

Average performers default to hours and half-hour blocks on their calendar. Highly successful people know there are 1,440 minutes in every day and there is nothing more valuable than time. Money can be lost and made again, but time spent can never be reclaimed. As legendary Olympic gymnast Shannon …

Create an Extraordinary Life: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily

<b>“We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it's tiny. A pebble starts the avalanche.” ~K.A. Laity</b><p>Do you have a vision of a …