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Why It's Essential For Women To Empower Other Women

The business world can be dog-eat-dog environment, and that takes a strong person to succeed. And traditionally, that strength has been associated...

Nancy O'Reilly
March 6 2015

How To Create More Mystery In Your Long-Term Relationship

Where there is mystery in relationships, there is also curiosity, intrigue and desire. Mystery is the energy that turns us on. It's an essential...

Shelly Bullard
March 6 2015

The 6 Types Of Friends You Need (And The 3 You Can Do Without)

Like the saying goes, "You can't choose your family." With family, the relationships are there whether you like them or not. But friendship is...

Domonique Bertolucci
March 4 2015

3 Simple Ways To Show Compassion For Your Ex + Why It's Important

My marriage ended for the right reasons. I knew it had to happen, and yet I still went through a raft of unbearably intense emotions -- from anger,...

Amanda Laden
March 4 2015

The 5 Things Women Really Want (In The Bedroom & Beyond)

We're actually not that complicated. We're not even that different from men.

Emily Nagoski
March 3 2015

Why Time With Friends Is Just As Important As Time With Your Partner

We enter into this world by way of our parents, who provide us (in most cases) with our first example of a romantic relationship. From this point on,...

Sarah Woehler
March 2 2015

10 Lessons I've Learned From A 10-Year Relationship

My partner and I began dating 10 years ago this past summer. It was love at first sight — I realized I knew him from not just a past life, but past...

Mytrae Meliana
March 1 2015

What It Actually Means To Be An Emotionally Available Partner

Philosophers have written extensively about the basic questions facing all human beings: Who am I? Where did I come from, and where will I go after I...

Stan Tatkin
February 27 2015

5 Tips For Introvert-Extrovert Couples

As I was preparing for our daughter's seventh birthday party, I anxiously remarked to my husband, "There are 20 kids coming to the party and 10 who...

Kaia Roman
February 24 2015

9 Tips To Increase Your Emotional Intelligence For Stronger Relationships

Have you ever felt so overwhelmed by your emotions that you said or did something you quickly came to regret? (Can anyone honestly deny this...

Dr. Patricia Thompson
February 23 2015

8 Steps To Tap Into The Raw Passion Of Your Relationship

According to the wisdom of romantic comedies and other popular media, everyone who is coupled-up should feel the beat of a full, tender heart for...

Dianne Bischoff James
February 20 2015

15 Tips To Productively Deal With Your Child's Temper Tantrums

I've thought and written extensively about why we feel the urge to yell at our kids. I truly believe that there are many things we can do for...

Leony Vandebelt
February 19 2015

10 Tips To Make Your Long-Distance Relationship Work

What military families have always had to deal with — the impending doom of long-distance relationships — has now become very common. Especially with...

Susan Razmic
February 18 2015

This Is Why Men Always Think Women Are Flirting With Them

Most women have probably experienced a time (or a handful of times) when her politeness — a simple chuckle at a joke, a comforting pat on the...

Emi Boscamp
February 18 2015

Why You're Having Bad Sex + What To Do About It

Recall the best sex you have ever had. I can almost guarantee that nothing about it was spontaneous. Whether it was anticipation of the date, the...

Cyndi Darnell
February 17 2015

12 Game-Changing Tips To Fight Less + Love More In Your Relationship

Everybody knows that sharing your life with another person is not easy. After the magical, passionate beginning stage fades, we are left with only...

Kelsey Frizzell
February 16 2015

There Are 5 Different Styles Of Flirting. Which Do You Use?

Whether it's with our bodies or our speech — or both — we're constantly communicating messages to people, even if they're unintentional. So if we're...

Emi Boscamp
February 12 2015

The One Thing You Need To Build A Strong Relationship With Your Kids

As parents, we want the best for our kids. And we constantly want to show them that we care. Yet from our kids' perspectives, our constant care can...

Tara Sareen
February 10 2015

How Complaining Can Actually Make You Happier

Sometimes, it just feels good to whine. Ugh, how is it only Monday? I wish it were Friday already. We all do it.

Emi Boscamp
February 9 2015