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How I Lost My Wife to An iPad -- And How I Plan to Get Her Back

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 03.15.2014 | Weddings
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

One day I've surprised my wife with a somewhat luxurious present, and the next day she's practically sleeping with the little man.

10 Messages of Wisdom We Need to Give Black Youth Right Now

Ernest Owens | Posted 03.15.2014 | Black Voices
Ernest Owens

As I look back at my childhood, it was the advice that my mother, grandmother and elders had instilled in me that still resides in my now adult conscience. So here is what I've learned and my only hope is that others will carry it on.

The 11 Worst Pieces Of Marriage Advice

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Kiri Blakeley for CafeMom’s, The Stir. People love to give marriage and relationship advice. Unfortunately, a lot of it will virtually...

Do Boys or Girls Have it Easier?

Inga Batur | Posted 03.08.2014 | Parents
Inga Batur

If my girls are to Iearn anything, it is not to stay clear of men, but to know and accept their own limitations and ask for help.

Smart Travel Advice: Ignore All Travel Tips (Except This One, Of Course)

Christopher Elliott | Posted 03.05.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

I've been following Gary Arndt's odyssey since 2007, when he started traveling more or less non-stop. "I've been to over 140 countries and territori...

Plan (Un)Accordingly

Lindsay Henry | Posted 03.05.2014 | Women
Lindsay Henry

The change seems to always hit you where it hurts, that thing you weren't prepared for or expected, your Achilles heel. The career major, or the school, or the state you live in. The job. The person you date, the friends you make, the places you love. It all can change.

14 Things I Wish I Knew in My 20s

Lisabeth Saunders Medlock, Ph.D. | Posted 03.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Lisabeth Saunders Medlock, Ph.D.

As I move headlong into middle age, there are so many ways I have matured. I was a mess in my 20s, admittedly. I was insecure, scattered, and unsure of myself. And when I coach younger clients, I tend to tell them the things I wish someone would have sat down and told me at their age.

12 Steps That Will Help You Create Your Ideal Life

Dr. Carmen Harra | Posted 03.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Carmen Harra

Like laying out an open map of your life, expanding your vision means seeing the full spectrum beyond the present in anticipation of greater prospects. Take into account my 12 steps to envision the limitless possibilities before you and step into your future.

All the New Year Advice You Could Possibly Ever Shove Up Your Ass

Joe Peacock | Posted 03.01.2014 | Weird News
Joe Peacock

In 2013, I divorced my ex-wife, had to close my company, lost my house, lost three pets, had to sell most everything I own and had to live on the kindness of friends and, in some cases, strangers. To say I've learned a thing or two this year is an understatement. The things I have learned, I've written down. This is what I want to share with you

4 Agreements You Must Make With Yourself After Divorce

Lisa Arends | Posted 03.01.2014 | Divorce
Lisa Arends

It is difficult in a divorce to not take things personally. After all, you two were a partnership, a team, and now your partner has been recast as your adversary.

8 Ways to be an Informed Giver: Tips from Nonprofit Director Rodney McDonald

Joshua Berman | Posted 02.26.2014 | Impact
Joshua Berman

How do you know -- without a doubt -- that your donation is going to the right cause?

Cool Travel Advice: Take The Alternate Route

Christopher Elliott | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Charles McCool acquired his travel smarts the old fashioned way: he picked it up on the road. All of his trips were self-funded, so he quickly learn...

12 Days of Winter Meditations: Day 5

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Gifts: Appreciation Have you ever had that holiday moment where the presents are all opened and you have a vague sense of disappointment? Bound to...

Momentum for the New Year: Mindset Matters

Amy Elias, MS | Posted 02.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Amy Elias, MS

Gratitude for all those at The Huffington Post for offering the momentum for all of us, to travel as a readership, to expand by all the rich content o...

All Growz Up With Melinda Hill: Julian McCullough

Melinda Hill | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Melinda Hill

"All Growz Up" explores what popular comedians wanted to be when they grew up and how that's panned out for them. Join me on this insightful journey into the little minds that became the big minds we love today.

'Tis the Season for Grace

Adele Scheele | Posted 02.18.2014 | Fifty
Adele Scheele

A woman standing behind me suddenly upended her glass of pinot grigio, spilling it on my head and down my new silk blouse. I turned to see her eyes and mouth open in horror. Then she came over to me and dropped to her knees, a supplicant.

A 20-Something New Mom Takes Your Questions

Jessica Blankenship | Posted 02.17.2014 | Parents
Jessica Blankenship

Cooking a person in your guts, pushing it out, and guiding it through the mindf*ck of being suddenly alive is an all-consuming project.

Advice for December Graduates

Paul Mandell | Posted 02.16.2014 | DC
Paul Mandell

For those college students graduating this month, and gearing up to find employment, this season can be the most stressful time of year.

A Conversation With Architect and Interior Designer, Ashley Hicks

Blue Carreon | Posted 02.16.2014 | HuffPost Home
Blue Carreon

Ashley Hicks takes time off from his packed schedule to talk about ideas and hard work, active instructions in museums, and sometimes being mistaken for a girl.

10 Simple Ways To Enjoy The Holidays On Your Own

Patricia Leavy, PhD | Posted 02.16.2014 | Women
Patricia Leavy, PhD

What if for any number of reasons -- geography, the high cost of holiday travels, rifts -- you aren't with relatives? And what if you don't have a partner or you're not able to spend the holidays with him or her? Are you doomed to misery? Hogwash! There are lots of ways to enjoy the holidays on your own or with friends.

WATCH: Why Empathy Is More Powerful Than Sympathy

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 12.12.2013 | Healthy Living

When we are faced with tough conversations, we have a tendency to take the easy way out -- a way that avoids revealing our own vulnerabilities, and ul...

How to Change Your Life -- and the World -- in One Easy Step

Gabrielle Canon | Posted 02.08.2014 | Impact
Gabrielle Canon

Rather than volunteer, I wanted to try something different -- an event that would showcase an issue. One that would raise money, and, ultimately, would bring more people together to grow our budding community.

10 Tips For the DIY Bride (And Groom!)

Jill Bieker | Posted 02.06.2014 | Weddings
Jill Bieker

We ended up having everything we wanted and more, while coming in way, way under budget. Here are our tips for planning your DIY day, from the ground up.

6 Ways to Get On New York's Sh*t List

Off Track Planet | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Should you ever feel like agitating one of the world's most anxiety-ridden populations, we've got a few sure fire ways to get New Yorkers' blood boiling.

How to Increase Holiday Sales

Deborah Sweeney | Posted 02.05.2014 | Business
Deborah Sweeney

By taking a proactive approach to your sales department, you can ensure your company profits from holiday spending frenzies and gains a new, loyal customer base in the process.