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5 Trends We Secretly Want to Wear

Trends get a bad rap for a good reason. Typically, they sprout from the fashion industry and are adopted by celebrities, which in turn are adopted by …

6 No-Fail Gifts Your Bridesmaids Will Actually Use

As your wedding day approaches, you’re probably thinking about how you’re going to thank your bridesmaids for their support. What gifts will they …

What to Do When Life Breaks Your Heart, According to Sheryl Sandberg and Prince Harry

“I can’t imagine.” It’s a phrase Sheryl Sandberg heard often after her husband, Dave Goldberg, unexpectedly died at age 48 in 2015. In her recent …

3 Secret Struggles Women Experience in Marriage

#RelationshipGoals have never been higher. So after you’ve found that rare one-and-only who talks like your best friend, sparks insane chemistry, …

Five Things That Help a Long-Distance Relationship Survive and Grow

1.3K<p>SHARES<p>Does absence really make the heart grow fonder? My now-husband and I are among many couples all over the world who have tested this theory …

8 Ways to Wind Down Before Bed Instead of Watching Netflix

Too much screen time before bed can be really harmful.<p>285<p>SHARES<p>Confession: I did something crazy. I gave up Netflix for Lent. When I told my …

7 Things You Need to Know About Planning the Fourth Date

Date number four is a pretty important milestone in a relationship. You've been dating for several weeks, you've had some deeper conversations, and …

Find More Time to Read By Asking Yourself This Question Now

You have more time for reading than you think.<p>People often claim to have no time to read, but that’s probably not true. The average American watches …

Books

4 Ways Marriage Radically Changed My Life (and Is Totally Different From Dating)

16.8K<p>SHARES<p>My husband and I fell in love as bright-eyed, naive 18-year-old kids. Throughout six years of dating, we went through so much together: …

The Top 10 Ways to Get More Done Without the Burnout

Get more done and beat the burnout with these awesome tips.<p>386<p>SHARES<p><i>The Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine</i> recently published a study …

Is Prostitution Empowering If You Choose to Do It?

Sex work may be universal, but it says something important about our culture.<p>“Sex work” is having something of a moment in pop culture. Yes, …

Feminism

Go-To Dresses That Make Every Woman Feel Confident

You can’t go wrong with a flattering dress.<p>47<p>SHARES<p>Have you ever felt completely transformed by a dress? From the moment you put it on, it suddenly …

These Long-Distance Relationship Problems Don’t Always Matter as Much as You Think

The signs aren’t the same in long-distance relationships.<p>198<p>SHARES<p>In less than six months, I will say "I do" to a man who has never lived in the same …

This Amazing Story Proves We Have More of an Influence on Our Communities Than We Think

Active, engaged, and informed citizens are essential for solving some of our world’s biggest challenges.<p>46<p>SHARES<p>Over the span of my (almost) thirty …

7 Things You Should Know About the Algae Trend Everyone’s Talking About

We’ve all seen it. An “it” product is lauded and applauded—and finds itself in everything, from cleansing bars to craft cocktails. This year? That …

Surprising Colors That Go with Everything (and Aren’t Black or White)

When we think of colors that go with everything, we think of the neutral trio: black, white, and gray. While we love our trusty shades, we can’t help …

Whoa, ‘Call the Midwife’ Is Putting a Spotlight on FGM (and Its Timing Couldn’t Be Better)

We know that BBC’s Call the Midwife is a show about strong women. The series, originally inspired by Jennifer Worth’s memoirs about working as a …

6 Places to Meet Guys When You’re an Introvert

One of the most difficult things about “getting out there” is, well, getting out there. For more introverted people like me, hitting the bars or …

5 Conversations You Need to Have with Your Guy Before Your Wedding Day

Don’t overlook these important conversations in the whirlwind of wedding planning.<p>1.9K<p>SHARES<p>If you are a blushing summer bride, it's likely you have …

7 Times Flats Were Better Than High Heels

Because beauty does not have to equal pain<p>We can all appreciate the classic appeal of high heels, but let’s be honest, do we really <i>love</i> wearing them? …

Clothing

Why We Need to Go Beyond the Advice to ‘Do What You Love’

This may be good advice, but it shouldn’t end there.<p>667<p>SHARES<p>“If you do what you love, you’ll never work a day in your life,” the old adage goes. As …

3 Steps That Will Get You Out of the Dreaded Friend Zone Once and for All

Want to stop being your dream guy’s best buddy and be his girlfriend instead?<p>109<p>SHARES<p>“Separate or together?”<p>My least favorite question of all time. …

6 Female Singers Every Adele Fan Needs to Know About

If you like Adele, you’re bound to love these ladies, too.<p>237<p>SHARES<p>After Adele’s song “Hello” came out I (along with many others) were forced to …

What’s Behind Miley’s Fresh Start—and Other Notes from the Week

We’re pleased to bring you “While You Were Out”—the Verily editors’ quick takes on the happenings of this week.The First Monday in MayNot only did …

Take This Personality Test to Find Your Ideal Drink For National Tequila Day

36<p>SHARES<p>If you have plans to grab a drink with friends tonight—in honor of National Tequila Day—try this twist on the classic margarita. Not sure …

For a Woman in the Spotlight, Style Has a Very Personal Meaning

Former Miss America Kirsten Haglund’s wardrobe essential may surprise you.<p>33<p>SHARES<p><i>Why do we wear what we wear? Have you ever wondered about that? How</i> …

What an Epic Battle Over Laundry Really Said About My Marriage

Turns out the ‘little’ issues aren’t insignificant at all.<p>91<p>SHARES<p>“I will never wash another article of your clothing again.”<p>I’ve said these words …

5 Questions That Will Tell You if Your Boyfriend Is Husband Material

These traits can give you an idea of the bigger picture.<p>90<p>SHARES<p>Let's face it, when you make things official with the cute guy you've been dating, …

3 Steps to Making Eye Contact With a Guy Confidently

239<p>SHARES<p>“I was sitting at the bar when he walked into the room and looked at me. I met his eye contact and smiled.”<p>My friend was asking how I had …

5 Things Every Twentysomething Needs to Know About Financial Planning

The best time to face the financial facts of your life is right now.<p>602<p>SHARES<p>When I recently started my new job, I was paired with a mentor to show …