Nicole Cherie

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15 Dirty Ways to Have the Sexiest Rough Sex Ever!

Here’s everything you need to know about how to have rough sex the dirty way. And you can use these 15 types of rough sex to make it a lot sexier too!<p>…

7 Ingredients of a Healthy Relationship

I've collected a lot of data over the years.<p>Am I scientist? Nope, I'm just a girl who's experienced quite a few relationships, talked with a lot of people in and out of relationships, and learned lessons from them all.<p>My research has spanned over two decades, and recently I've come to a conclusion …

Why You Shouldn't Pick Your Battles

Over the years, I heard and used the admonition to "pick your battles" quite a few times. It's actually been one of my most frequently given pieces of advice. The phrase suggests that every relationship has an abundance of topics on which couples have differing opinions, preferences, expectations, …

Self-Reflection

10 Tips for Resolving Conflict

<i>Photo credit: Sheldon Wood via Compfight</i><p>"Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude." -- William James<p>Conflict is a normal and natural aspect of relationships. As human …

How to Stop an Argument in Its Tracks

I think it's fair to say that the most common reason people argue is due to poor communication skills. While we were all taught many different subjects in school, healthy communicating generally wasn't one of them. There are many styles of communication, but for the sake of simplicity, I will break …

How to Heal Relationships: What's Love and Communication Got to Do With It? Part One

Truly loving, nurturing and sustainable relationships are not happening for a great many of us. The reasons for this have to do with our ego getting in the way, with our unwillingness to be more thoughtful, tolerant and considerate, with our unwillingness to rise above the battlefield, to release …

Positive Thinking

Talk It Out Before You Walk Out

Of all the things we do as human beings that I think is among the most damaging, it's that we are much too quick to walk out on, away from, or over some of the best people that life sends our way in a moment's anger or offense.<p>It has become quite common to see couples divorce, friendships break …

Act Like a Couple, Think Like a Person: 5 Fight-Less, Love-More Strategies to Superglue Your Relationship

<i>by guest blogger Laurie Puhn, lawyer, couples mediator, and author</i><p>Sometimes, the best advice given to people in a relationship is common sense, uncommonly used--as in, do unto your mate as you'd like done to you. As a lawyer, a couples mediator, and the author of the bestseller <i>Fight Less, Love</i> …

Bad Communication Is Not the Problem

Couples in committed relationships, as well as people working as a team, often want to improve their communication. In fact, nine out of 10 couples I see in counseling, initially report that their problem is bad communication. They go on to explain that they have done couples counseling and learned …

Communication Skills

8 Simple Ways Happy Couples Stay Happy

Love is obviously a hot and tricky topic, and while we can all agree good love takes time and effort, love seems to fall apart quickly when the ball is dropped and laziness creeps in.<p>Here are eight things happy couples do to keep that from happening:<p><b>1. They deal with past pain.</b><p>This one is a biggie. …

If You Want Extraordinary Love, You Need To Fight For It

The tides of life won’t always bring you back ashore — sometimes, you have to row yourself over. Often, nothing changes until you change it. Nothing …

How to Communicate Your Needs in a Relationship | The Art of Manliness

As we’ve discussed before, many men these days have trouble being assertive. One of the things these “Nice Guys” struggle with is communicating their …

Wonton Noodle Soup With Chicken and Shiitakes Recipe

This simple soup combines dried shiitake mushrooms with thin wonton noodles, chicken, and scallions in a light chicken and mushroom broth. It's an easy but filling meal with delicate flavors and a soul-satisfying warmth. The secret is all in the mushrooms.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>We make a quick but …

This Is What 100 Calories Looks Like

Diet fads come and go every day, each one more extreme than the next. No carbs, no fat, high fat, no meat, high meat, no gluten — we don't know about …

Nutrition