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I polled 1,500 people about their best relationship advice — and everyone said the same thing

I think most newlyweds do this — ask for advice, I mean, not s--- the same bed — especially after a few cocktails from the open bar they just paid way too much money for.<p>But, of course, not being satisfied with just a few wise words, I had to take it a step further.<p>See, I have access to hundreds of …

Relationships

30 Questions That Help You Know This REALLY Is 'The One' To Marry

In today's dating world, we find ourselves sifting through a variety of people and experiencing all sorts of relationships with the goal of finding the person we can't live without.<p>But when searching for a life partner, it's important to ask <i>yourself</i> the following questions FIRST. Then, as you …

Neil Gaiman on Why We Read and What Books Do for the Human Experience

“Truth is not in what happens but in what it tells us about who we are.”<p>The question of why we read and what books actually do for us is as old as the written word itself, and as attractive. Galileo saw reading as a way of having superhuman powers. For Kafka, books were “the axe for the frozen sea …

Keep Track of What Books You've Read With This Scratch Off Poster

You might be familiar with this scratch off map that lets jetsetters keep track of what countries and states they've visited. Now, readers can have a …

12 Trips to Take to Europe for Less Than $500

It’s not too late to take advantage of super cheap flights to Europe. The Airfare Spot has found a dozen round-trip flights to Europe from cities …

Flying

10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression, According to a Harvard Psychologist

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Self-improvement

4 Best Credit Cards For Travel

Frequent travel can be stressful. Dealing with airline schedules and flight delays, last-minute itinerary changes, and unsatisfactory hotels can be challenging -- but travel can be rewarding in many respects. With the proper credit card, frequent travel can literally be rewarding in the form of …

Personal Finance

15 Cheap And Easy Ways To Make Your Bedroom More Cheerful

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The Story of Us: Why Some Couples Last And Others Fail

Every relationship is bounded in the pages of stories. The chapter when John was late for date night, embarrassing you as you sat alone in a romantic restaurant by yourself. Or the countless nights your wife puts on her "no sex" sweatpants to tell you she's off limits.<p>Our lives and our …

How Romantic Ideas Destroy Your Chance at Love

To fall in love with someone feels like such a personal and spontaneous process, it can sound strange—and even rather insulting—to suggest that …

Relationships

Is It Normal to Stress Out When You Miss a Workout? | Men's Health

In most cases, feeling anxious about missing a date with the weights isn’t just normal—it’s actually commendable.<p>“Some anxiety and disappointment over missing a workout is healthy because it encourages us to stick with our goals and to see them to fruition,” says Scott Griffiths, Ph.D., a …

Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids? Here are 7 Things to Teach Them About Good Relationships | Inc.com

We all want our kids to be happy and successful, so it makes sense to work backward and figure out how to make that happen.<p>Step 1: <i>To be happy and successful, they need to develop great relationships.</i>Step 2: <i>To develop those relationships, they need adequate emotional intelligence.</i>Step 3: <i>To develop</i> …

Emotional Intelligence

Construction company selling tiny houses for $10,500

Construction company 84 Lumber have a new range of tiny houses that start at $10500 for the DIY version.<p>A new company is selling homes for just …

How To Pack For An RTW Trip (And The 11 Things I'll Never Leave Behind Again)

Photo credit: Anthony Spino<p>I am not a packing expert. I don't own zip-off convertible pants or Tevas or carry my own towel when I travel.<p>I backpacked through Europe in college and will never again hoist a heavy pack onto my delicate trunk. Which is why, HOW THE HELL DID YOU PACK?? is the question …

9 Things Science Says Your Home Needs If You Want To Be Happy

Consider this your excuse to treat yourself to fresh flowers on the regular.<p>Just because your home is stylish and clean doesn't mean you're living your happiest life possible. Bummer, we know. But according to science, these are the colors, scents, and accessories you should feature in your home to …

Happiness

Tamir Rice and the National Case of Affluenza

Teenagers make dumb decisions. Their frontal lobes are not fully formed so they don't understand consequences. They make big mistakes, sometimes fatal ones. I am not one who believes they should be meted out stiff sentences for their tragic mistakes as if they were thirty, but it seems an …

Vocabulary

Grab These 7 Geeky Gifts for 'Star Wars' Fans

People are getting excited about "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" ... like, really, really excited. But the franchise has always been about more than the movies. It's also about selling toys.<p>In the '70s and '80s, kids collected action figures and lunch boxes. Now children (and their parents) can grab …

Star Wars

Surreal Underwater Photos That Will Renew Your Sense Of Wonder

Robin Cerutti's series called <i>Mirror</i> features surreal images of humans half submerged in water, split between to parallel worlds.<p>The Montreal based …

One Powerful Thought That Can Make All Your Relationships Easier

For years -- decades, even -- we've been ingrained to think about how we're all so different, each of us with our own circumstances that make us wonderfully unique. As children, we're told about how special we are; as angst-ridden teens, we feel like no one else can possibly relate to our unique …

Relationships

The Real Secrets of a Great Relationship

There are so many places for couples to get advice on what behaviors make a great relationship happen, and last. Endless blogs, books, articles, and the media offer multiple suggestions about what intimate partners can do to be successful. Yet, even when they embrace great communication, sexual …

Personal Information

How to use Google Maps when you have no phone service

This function isn't entirely new. You've been able to simply view an area of a map offline for a while, but now Google gives you turn-by-turn driving directions, the ability to search on an offline map, and local business information.<p>Here's how to use the new feature:

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6 Ways to Keep Your Woman Happy!

I like to say that I am an astute observer of healthy relationships. My mom and dad have been married for 48 years. My sister married her high school sweetheart and they are in their 21st year of marriage. I married my middle school sweetheart, and we've been married for 23 years. I'm surrounded by …

Relationships

How to Wash Your Face: 10 Face-Washing Mistakes

The 10 Biggest Face-Washing Mistakes<p>Learn the common habits that cause annoying skin problems<p>Washing your face seems like the least complicated part of your beauty routine, right? Turns out that some common lathering habits can cause a whole list of skin woes, including dryness, irritation, …

27 Incredible Things Gloria Steinem Said in Just 1 Hour

The prominent feminist activist, organizer, and writer sat down for a one-on-one interview with Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Joanna Coles.<p>Only Gloria Steinem, arguably the most influential women's rights activist in the world today, can pack in a semester's worth of gender studies and history …

Feminism

20 Inns and B&Bs With Stunning Views of Fall Foliage

Now's truly the time to get out of town for a change of scenery.<p>Book a trip to one of these beauties and give autumn the appreciation it deserves.

Does expat life really make you healthier, wealthier and happier?

It’s official: living overseas is good for your health, wealth and happiness. Or at least, that’s the case if the latest survey on the topic is to be believed.<p>An online poll of 1,000 people was carried out for international relocations company MoveHub. Half the respondents (located in the UK and …

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