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Questions You Need To Ask Any Potential Roommate

Thrillist | Posted 12.07.2015 | HuffPost Home

Use this guide to raise every red flag out there. Your cat poster will thank you later.

Spoiler Alert: Working From Home Is Not As Great As It Seems

Thrillist | Posted 11.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Dan Gentile/Thrillist Working remotely can seem like a vacation if you're bound to a cubicle from 9-5, but anyone who ...

Parenting Is Sometimes Like A Triathlon

Jenny G. Perry | Posted 03.28.2015 | Parents
Jenny G. Perry

You feel like you are winning at times. You excel in one way, but always have a weaker leg of the race. You prepare, but you never know what the weather will be like that day. It could be cold and windy or really freakin' hot.

Why My Husband And I Would Never Choose To Live Together

High50 | Posted 01.13.2015 | Fifty

Would your marriage be stronger if you and your partner lived apart? When David proposed to Claire after 12 years together, Claire had one question. Would he want to move in? Luckily the answer was no and the now-married couple continue to live happily, apart.

Make Home Life a Priority Again

Jennifer L. Scott | Posted 12.10.2014 | HuffPost Home
Jennifer L. Scott

Is it possible to find a balance and be able to enjoy the wonders of the Internet and our favorite shows while also living well at home? With a little self-discipline and a change of perspective, it is possible to make our home life a priority again.

Do You Know Where Your Kids Are Tonight? Yep.

Cornelia Seigneur | Posted 11.09.2014 | Parents
Cornelia Seigneur

I believe we need to think of our house as a home, as a refuge, as an outreach, as a place of belonging and security. It is not ours to hoard, but ours to share.

A Week in the Life

Zsofi McMullin | Posted 06.21.2014 | Parents
Zsofi McMullin

I was a firefighter, a policeman, a rock star, a mama bear, a bumblebee. I wore a helmet, a sword, bright blue beads in my hair and a bib around my neck. I built towers, an airport, a zoo, a pyramid, a bridge crossing an invisible river.

How To Make Your Job Exciting Again

Posted 07.03.2013 | Women

By Kate White | The Daily Muse It can happen even in the best relationships. You meet a terrific guy, someone you have awesome chemistry with, and...

How Your Teen Years Could Come Back To Haunt You

Posted 02.01.2013 | Weddings

A new study suggests that teens who get along well with their families are more likely to have successful future marriages. The study, published in...

The Art of the Welcome

Cornelia Seigneur | Posted 12.22.2012 | Parents
Cornelia Seigneur

Mrs. Higinbotham is never in a hurry. "Mrs. Higs," as I've come to call her, does not have 100 things to do, or at least she never acts like she does. She only has to do this very present thing and be in the moment with us now.

How Office Stress Invades Our Homes

BNET | Posted 11.07.2011 | Women

Former President Bill Clinton was famous for his ability to compartmentalize-to keep stresses from one area of his life from bleeding over into others...

Happy Birthday to Me!

Rene Syler | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rene Syler

I was joking last night and tweeted that today would be the 20th anniversary of my 28th birthday. That's when someone asked me what advice I'd give to my 28-year-old self. Here's what I came up with.

We're Being Bad: Are Mom And Dad To Blame?

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jeffrey Shaffer

When it comes to assigning blame for our collective decline in courtesy, integrity, and good judgement, two popular culprits are the mommies and daddies of America.

Men At Home? I'm Already There

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jeffrey Shaffer

I feel a tingle of personal validation racing up and down my spine now that "men at home" is becoming a topic of national interest.