Monica G

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The Only Appetizer Recipe You Need

<i>A weeklong series on the art of entertaining, for women who are too busy for Pinterest.</i><p>My mother bequeathed to me a shaky relationship with alcohol, …

Text Messaging

A Collection Of 'Risqué' Vintage Photographs From 1890

Societies views on what might once have been deemed indecent (or at the very least risqué) have certainly relaxed over time.<p>The various taboos of sex …

Meatless Monday: One-Pot Wonder Tomato Basil Pasta

"Gulabi Gang" is a gang of women in India who track down and beat abusive husbands with brooms. http://t.co/Tdg7JN7vgo

Should You Give Up on Dating?

It's been said that quitters never win, but when it comes to romantic pursuits, temporarily opting out may actually help you score success<p>Jaclyn and Andrew,* both in their twenties, were on their fourth date, drinks at a bar. The two had a lot in common: Both loved working out and they shared a dry …

Building a Lasting Relationship: The Three Pillars of Commitment

When it comes to understanding the fate of any given relationship, I’d argue that knowing something about a couple’s <i>commitment</i> level, or their …

The Science of Self-Control: Can You Increase Your Willpower? | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Does any of this sounds familiar:<p>You want to become an early riser, but once your alarm clock goes off, you hit the snooze button, and go back to …

Why Your Partner is Designed to Drive You Crazy! | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Many theories have been proposed as to why human beings seek out partners in their life. Some believe it is a “hard-wired” genetic predisposition …

How to Improve Your Social Skills in 2 Months

<b>Got this email from a reader yesterday, maybe you can relate:</b><p>“The things that are most difficult for me are: interacting with people/meeting new …

Communication Strategies In Relationships: What Are They, and Which Is Best? - Luvze

Communication is an important part of romantic relationships, especially when navigating conflict or when trying to change a partner’s behavior. …

5 Drinking Stories That Put Yours To Shame

<b>by Ian Lendler</b><p>Turns out, the best drinking stories in history are actually, well, historical. So raise a glass to your forefathers and marvel at …

5 Common Habits That Damage Your Emotional Health

When we think of unhealthy habits, items such as cigarette smoking, midnight snacking or a sedentary lifestyle are often the first that come to mind. Yet, many of our unhealthiest habits are not behavioral but psychological in nature. Unhealthy psychological habits tend to fly beneath our radars …

Self-help

The Heart Wants What It Wants, Even When It Hurts

It always started this way, with a three word text message and the awaited response. It would come from either of us, out of the blue and then we …

I [25F] with my BF [25 M] of five years-- I am tired of being ignored and punished for having any issues with him. Unsure how to proceed.

25<p>Posted by<p>u/tiredofthis8<p>4 years ago<p><i>Archived</i><p>Relationships<p>We have been together five years. When we're happy together, it is blissful. When we …

If You Want a Healthy Relationship, Get a Life!

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>At the beginning of my relationship with Tom, I had a very empowering moment. He called and sounded nervous as he told me a friend had asked him to go to a ballgame on Friday night and he …

TED Talks

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Effect on Male Behavior

<b>Cumulative effects of copulins on male behavior</b><p><i>These stages are somewhat arbitrary, and there is no hard boundary between each. One flows into the</i> …

The Brain

Loneliness Can Kill You. Don’t Let It.

Over the winter I moved from New York City to Portland, Ore. The reasons for my move were purely logical. New York was expensive and stressful. …

How Are You Teaching People to Treat You? 5 Steps to Help You Get It Right

We've all heard the famous Maya Angelou quote, "Believe people the first time that they show you who they are." It is probably one of the most profound pieces of wisdom ever to be uttered by a human being on how we should pay attention to what people tell us about themselves without uttering a …