Elise Johnson

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400+ First Date Questions: Everything You Need To Ask The First Time You Go Out With Someone (And More)

Genuinely Interesting Questions For You To Ask Your Next Date<p><i>It’s really, REALLY attractive when people ask well thought out questions on a first</i> …

8 Reasons Why People Suffering from Anxiety Struggle with Relationships

People suffering from anxiety face many difficulties in all spheres of life, including relationships.<p>About 40 million people – or <b>18 percent of the</b> …

Relationships

5 Genius How I Met Your Mother Moments We Will Never Forget And Always Relate To

After eight hilarious years of slaps, Bro-Code entries, cockamice, Robin Sparkles discoveries and poor choices in red footwear, How I Met Your Mother …

14 Modern Literary Passages That Beautifully Describe Every Part Of Love

<b>1.</b> “‘I am,’ he said. He was staring at me, and I could see the corners of his eyes crinkling. ‘I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of …

The Morning Routine That Will Save You 20 Hours a Week

The first 3 hours of your day are your most precious for maximized productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in.<p>Although this may seem obvious …

These Workouts Are Blowing Up on Pinterest | Women's Health

So if your boards are looking a little sparse, we're bringing you nine of our best core, butt, and arm workouts so you can pin now and sweat later. Get ready to turn your Pinterest board into washboard abs, baby! <i>(For more tips on how to build muscle, pick up Lift to Get Lean by Holly Perkins.)</i><p>Abs …

The Money Menu: A Pick-and-Choose Three-Course Plan to Getting Your Finances in Order

Have you ever heard of the paradox of choice? It's an idea that suggests we have an easier time making decisions and taking action when there are …

Personal Finance

After Staying a Virgin Until Marriage, I Couldn't Have Sex With My Husband

I didn't even kiss him until we were at the alter.<p>Growing up in a Christian home, I was raised to view my virginity as almost as important as my salvation.<p>It was my most precious possession, to be guarded at all costs — and the loss of it before marital bliss was possibly the most shameful thing …

Secrets To Staying Fit Even When It Feels Impossible

<i>Todd McCullough is a former University of Florida football player and creator of TMAC FITNESS. He specializes in helping busy people get into shape</i> …

Fitness

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p>• Watch the Guardian’s documentaries<p><b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature</b> …

Filmmaking

What Does It Mean to Be Compatible?

It’s easy to do. When you’re dating you put on your best face – you’re considerate, accommodating; you let small irritations go by, you hold back on …

19 Coffee Cocktails That Will Be the Star of Your Brunch

Whether hot or iced, what could be better than caffeine with a kick?<p>What could be better than caffeine with a kick?

Making it up as you go along: how your brain improvises

When your brain becomes ‘quieter’, remarkable things can happen. It’s time to go with the flow<p>Have you ever been at a concert and seen a musician or rapper start to improvise? It can often seem effortless or even magical. Few people can freestyle like Kendrick Lamar and Notorious BIG, or improvise …

Flute

Teens have a smart reason for abandoning Facebook and Twitter

When my digital media students are sitting, waiting for class to start, and staring at their phones, they are not checking Facebook. They’re not checking Instagram or Pinterest or Twitter. No, they’re catching up on the news of the day by checking out their friends’ Stories on Snapchat, chatting in …

Social Media

14 Items That Will Make You Loathe The Airport A Little Less

Just when you thought TSA pre-check was your golden ticket.<p>A trip to the airport is typically filled with dread, anxiety and a great deal of stress. So many things can go wrong -- weather delays, unpredictably long lines, no available outlets -- and for the most part, travelers have little control …

Shopping

50 Hearty (And Easy) Chili Recipes

Cooking

49 Ways To Style A Turtleneck

Your guide to the fashion girl's must-have winter staple.<p>All hail the turtleneck as this winter's wardrobe MVP. The cold weather staple has proven its versatility by popping up just about everywhere this season—from the street style scene to the red carpet and beyond. While the classic piece has …

Woman With Alopecia Opens Up About The Difficulties Of Dating: 'It Has Shattered My Confidence'

A beautician who has alopecia has opened up about what it's like to live with the condition on a new dating show.<p>Chloe, 29, is almost entirely bald …

Relationship Advice: The 50 Things You Need To Do For A Relationship To Last

1. Burn your blueprint.<p>Rid yourself of whatever fantasies you harbor about the bliss of coupled life. They’re not helping. There is no script, so …

10 Women On The Most Sexist Thing Another Woman Ever Said To Them (And How They Responded)

1. HI—I’M A RAGING WHORE<p>“I was at a party and hanging around in a circle when this girl I’d never met said that any woman who had sex with more than …

70 Movies You Have to Watch by the Time You're 30

You better hop to it.<p>Whether you fancy romance, comedy, drama—or any hyphenate in-between—there are certain films that are undeniable must-sees. Some are important because they make you uncomfortable (but have plenty of teachable moments), others entertain, but above all, this particular set will …

7 Fantastic, Underrated Movies You Can Watch On Netflix Tonight

1. <i>The Snowtown Murders</i> (2011)<p><b>10 Words or Fewer Summary: Unflinchingly dark story of notorious Australian murder spree</b><p>Let me get the adjectives out of …

50 Simple But Meaningful Questions For Couples That Want To Get Closer Faster

<b>1.</b> What do you consider your best and worst qualities?<p><b>2.</b> Have you ever had your heart broken?<p><b>3.</b> Are you friends with any of your exes?<p><b>4.</b> Do you …

Books I Read In September (That You Should Read Too)

September was a bit of a slow reading month for myself (probably because I had a birthday and had to spend an obligatory week doing nothing but …

Disturbing Facts About History You Won't Learn In School

• List View<br>• Player View<br>• Grid View<p>1. This small hand-made human figurine was found in Nampa, Idaho in 1889. Pretty standard right? Not in the slightest. …

The 50 Most Delicious Fall Soups

14 Surprisingly Good Romantic Comedies (And Dramas) You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

For a Good Time, Call<p>This is a phone sex comedy, do I need to go on?<p>Okay, it’s also a movie about how incredibly powerful female friendships can be …