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When You Want to Stop Being Single

(0) Comments | Posted February 5, 2016 | 11:02 PM

By Petra Kreatschman for

My 7-year-long relationship fell apart just as I was turning 30. I thought we'd be married with kids, but life had other plans. Being single again at the time most of my friends were either planning weddings, babies or both...

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When My Baby Weaned Himself and I Wasn't Ready

(0) Comments | Posted August 26, 2015 | 11:49 AM

By Elissa Sungar, for

Breastfeeding. This word encompasses feelings of attachment, exhaustion, bonding, frustration, love and imprisonment. For some moms, breastfeeding comes easily, others find it more difficult and many choose not to breastfeed at all.

After a battle of infertility due to hormone abnormalities,...

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Hottest Trends in Wedding Eats

(0) Comments | Posted August 25, 2015 | 6:01 PM

By: Danielle Rothweiler for

After the dress, food is right up there in terms of what's most important on the wedding day. One of the hurdles brides face is either getting into a venue that has amazing food or finding a place that will...

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When You Are Lonely In Your Marriage

(1) Comments | Posted August 6, 2015 | 5:00 PM

By: Katie Parsons

When you get married, you are psyched for so many reasons. You are finally with your one-and-only, forever. You've got a partner in crime. It's you and your spouse against the world. You've got each other's backs, you're best friends. Shall we go on? Oh, yeah. One...

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Should You Skip the Wedding Photographer?

(0) Comments | Posted August 6, 2015 | 12:16 PM

By: Kelly Mallory

Tips on Crowdsourcing Your Photos

If you're planning a wedding, you're probably looking for ways to save money. What bride isn't, considering the average wedding cost stands at $30,000. And, that's just for the event itself. Between the venue, the dress, the invitations, the flowers,...

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Keeping Daughters Safe When They Go Off to College

(0) Comments | Posted June 11, 2015 | 3:06 PM

By Ting Pen

The roller coaster of college acceptances and decisions is finally done, and pretty soon, you'll be hauling hampers and hangers and laptops to your daughter's first dorm room. It is nerve-wracking to send your children off to college, and even scarier saying goodbye to your daughters. They're...

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4 Ways to Get Your Groove Back After a Divorce

(0) Comments | Posted June 5, 2015 | 2:05 PM

By Sue Cornbluth, Ph.D. for GalTime

Moving forward after a divorce is difficult for both men and women. No matter how the divorce occurred or ended, you find yourself single again. This can be very scary for many people and it raises the big question: Can...

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Why 'Marriage Meetings' Are a Must

(1) Comments | Posted May 28, 2015 | 4:49 PM

By Matty Staudt, SMF

I have an amazing wife. I can still say that after a dozen years of marriage. Seriously, we barely argue, and I can honestly say she is my best friend. The issue is, we try so hard to make each other happy that...

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It's Dry Skin Season! 8 Ways to Stop Flaking Out

(0) Comments | Posted December 10, 2014 | 12:03 PM

By Shira Scott for

Flaking, cracking, itching. That about describes what Mother Nature does to my skin when the temperature begins to slowly make its descent into the 40s, 30s, 20s and below, and I don't fight back. I've become kind of a pro at...

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8 Ways To Make the Holidays Work for Tweens and Teens

(0) Comments | Posted December 4, 2014 | 1:55 PM

By Jennifer Powell-Lunder for

It is hard to believe that the holidays are already upon us. The season really can bring joy, time to relax and catch up with family and friends, the pleasure of sharing meals and exchanging gifts and the fun of taking...

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Making You Happy: 5 Things He Should Know

(0) Comments | Posted December 1, 2014 | 4:39 PM

By Robert Manni for

You always hear that women are impossible to "get." I think the opposite. I think they are easy to understand... AND easy to please.

I didn't always know that.

Like most men, I used to view women as beautiful, exotic...

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9 Secrets to Staying Safe When Living Alone

(1) Comments | Posted November 5, 2014 | 10:45 AM

By Elli Bishop for

Living on your own for the first time is exciting. You can finally watch what you want on TV, decorate to reflect your personal style and come and go as you please. That said, there are a few potential downsides to...

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Homemade Halloween Snacks Inspired by Our Favorite Candy Bars

(0) Comments | Posted October 31, 2014 | 3:16 PM

By Chandler Walsh for

Halloween is just around the corner and if you're in a party-throwing mood, it's time to start preparing. Whether you're throwing a little celebration for friends, coworkers, or the kids, we've got you covered with 5 great snack ideas.


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Halloween Can Be Dangerous -- For Your Pet

(1) Comments | Posted October 30, 2014 | 4:09 PM

By Laura Caruso for

When it comes to Halloween, we're careful to protect our little witches and goblins. Yes, we teach our kids that there may be tricks amongst the treats and that we must check all goodies before our little ones can tear in.

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5 Top Fall Date Ideas

(0) Comments | Posted October 29, 2014 | 5:57 PM

By Chandler Walsh for

Are you finding yourself running low on ideas for dates with your significant other? With autumn in full swing, there are countless date ideas that are perfect for the season. Take advantage of this opportunity and tailor your outings to the...

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Halloween Skin Care Treats That Are Anything But Spooky

(0) Comments | Posted October 28, 2014 | 6:10 PM

By David Pollock for

During October, it's easy to get lost in childhood memories of Halloween. The costumes! The candy! The scary movies!

But when was the last time you really celebrated the holiday?

Here's an idea - have a "Mummy" Halloween party! After...

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What to Do When Your Teen Thinks She's Beyond the Rules

(0) Comments | Posted October 23, 2014 | 5:07 PM

By Barbara Greenberg for

It happens. Your teens may not only stop talking to you as much as they used to, but they may also decide to stop following the rules. Some of them think, I'm older now, so I'll follow my own set of...

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What I Do When I Feel Self-Conscious

(0) Comments | Posted October 23, 2014 | 12:47 PM

By Christine Hassler, Life Coach for

Ever have those moments in life where you feel awkward? Or times when you are with a group of new people or an event full of strangers and you feel totally self-conscious? I think most of us, other than...

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What His Body Language Is Telling You

(1) Comments | Posted October 21, 2014 | 1:10 PM

By Kimberly Moffitt for

With men, it is really common for actions to speak louder than words. Understanding his physical cues can sometimes be just as important as what he is saying to you. Here are some signs to look out for that there...

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8 Ways to Truly Love Your Body RIGHT NOW

(1) Comments | Posted October 14, 2014 | 3:59 PM

By Tara Rummell Berson, Sr. Editor for

Love Your Body Day 2014 is October 14th.

To be honest, I'm breathing a sigh of relief that summer is in the rearview mirror. While I love the easy-breezy feel and long days, I'd get pangs...

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