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We Laughed, We Cried, We Drank Napa Wine

Ana Garcia | Posted 03.25.2015 | Women
Ana Garcia

A few months ago, I found my long-lost friend through her husband on LinkedIn. We started catching up through emails, and after much planning, we finally arranged a trip to see each other.

Finding Family Truths and Roots

Mirah Riben | Posted 03.13.2015 | Impact
Mirah Riben

The 258-page book compiled by Wendy Kramer, the mother of a donor-conceived son and Naomi Cahn, family and reproductive law professor, helps blood-related kin navigate relationships unthought-of generations ago.

Watch Mom And Daughter Reconnect After 7 Years Of Estrangement

Posted 03.10.2015 | Dr. Phil

“I stopped talking to my mom seven years ago, and it was the best decision I ever made,” says Jennifer. “The reason I cut my mom off was because...

5 Reasons To Attend Your Reunion Even If You Hated High School

Elaine Ambrose | Posted 02.10.2015 | Fifty
Elaine Ambrose

In my hometown of Wendell, Idaho, the annual combined class reunion includes graduates from the past 60 years. All ages come together to reminisce, shake their heads at the rambunctious youngsters, and moan about the loss of the playground equipment.

The Sons Who Were Never Really Mine

Lauren Casper | Posted 03.30.2015 | Parents
Lauren Casper

When they got sick, I wrapped them in blankets and held them close. We laughed and splashed at bath time, we picnicked in the mountains. I was there when they first saw the ocean. But now I am a stranger in Walmart.

Adopted and Curious?

Mirah Riben | Posted 03.22.2015 | Impact
Mirah Riben

Adoption curiosity begins with the understanding of what it means to have been adopted and grows with knowledge of biology, birth and genetics. No matter how loved, happy and content, the adopted child grows up wondering why they were placed for adoption.

The Real Definition Of A True BFF

Jody Gastfriend | Posted 03.11.2015 | Fifty
Jody Gastfriend

From Barbies to boyfriends -- through the shifting tides of girlhood and womanhood -- my girlfriends and I shared a journey that was both profound and simple. We grew up together. And then we grew apart.

The Best Christmas Gift This Dad Could Ever Get

Posted 12.18.2014 | Dr. Phil

Forty-six years ago, when Greg was a teenager, his newborn son was placed for adoption, and he has been looking for him ever since. “This Christm...

WATCH: Inside This Military Father's Surprise Return From Afghanistan

HuffPost Live | Ishita Singh | Posted 12.02.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

When Army Major Josh Wiles learned he was coming home from a tour in Afghanistan, he created an elaborate plan to surprise his wife Amber and their th...

Dog That Disappeared 7 Years Ago Is Finally Returned To Owner In Touching Reunion

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.13.2014 | Good News

One unexpected phone call helped get this man's furry friend back. More than seven years ago, Mike Nuanes' Shih Tzu puppy Jordan went missing. The...

Siblings Who Were Both Abandoned At Birth Have Emotional First Meeting

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.12.2014 | Good News

These siblings shared an incredible reunion that would result in a precious connection. Janet Barnicoat, who lives in Hesperia, California, had be...

WATCH: Reunion Of Kids And Their Missing Cat Will Make Your Day

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.27.2014 | Good News

This mom's surprise for her kids definitely did not go unappreciated. A video uploaded to YouTube captures the moment a mom, Sheryl M., reunited he...

After A Mother's Dying Wish Came True, Was It All She Hoped It Would Be?

Posted 12.15.2014 | Dr. Phil

High school sweethearts Karin and Tommy placed their son for adoption after Karin got pregnant at 18, hoping he would have a better life than they cou...

A Mother Reunites With Her Children After 45 Years (But It's Not All Roses)

Posted 12.15.2014 | Dr. Phil

Dottie claims that 45 years ago, her ex-husband kidnapped their three children. She says she did everything in her power to get them back, to no avail...

Searching For Elvis And Making Deathbed Wishes Come True (All In A Day's Work)

Posted 12.15.2014 | Dr. Phil

How would an 81-year-old man who longed to reunite with his 7th grade crush go about finding his lost love? He might hire Troy Dunn, who did precisely...

High School Reunion

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 12.08.2014 | Women
Barbara Greenberg

It's been over 30 years since I've seen these now middle-aged adults who were teens back then. I am a little nervous.

This Woman Spent 40 Years Thinking She'd Lost Her Dad's Special Bible

Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.29.2014 | Religion

It’s been decades since her father’s death, but a Tennessee woman has finally found a way to be close to him again. Thanks to the kindness of s...

Getting Ready

Marcia Liss | Posted 11.24.2014 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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4 Reasons Your Amazing Relationship May Fail

Tracy Crossley | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Tracy Crossley

When we have an opportunity to explore a once great relationship again, we have an opportunity to explore ourselves too. We can look at it with new eyes and hopefully the courage to follow our heart wherever it may lead.

Soldier Joyfully Reunites With His Furry Best Friend, Lots Of Belly Rubs Ensue

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.10.2014 | Good News

They say that absence makes the heart grow fonder, but sometimes you just have to see it to believe it. When Army Lt. Charles Smith was called into...

8 'Seinfeld' Reunions You Forgot About

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.26.2014 | Entertainment

Even anti-dentites could appreciate the mini "Seinfeld" reunion that happened at the 2014 Emmys. For a moment, Bryan Cranston and Julia Louis-Dreyf...

Fate Kept These Lovers Apart, Social Media Brought Them Together

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.18.2014 | Impact
Shira Lazar

In the second installment of The Buried Life's wish fulfillment digital series, "What Do You Want To Do Before You Die?," Tia and Justin get the oppor...

How To Plan The (Nearly) Perfect Family Reunion

Dianne Harman | Posted 10.16.2014 | Fifty
Dianne Harman

I remember when it started. A year and a half ago my husband walked into my office and said, 'Guess what? My brother just e-mailed me and he thought it would be a great idea if we had another family reunion. What do you think? They're looking at some place in California.'

Our Italian Anniversary Trip: He Went for the Soccer, I Went for Sicily. What We Got Was the Surprise of a Lifetime

Denice Duff | Posted 10.04.2014 | Travel
Denice Duff

While in Sicily something magical happened on one day, without any planning or use of technology... Just me, my husband and two bad photocopies of a picture of my great-grandmother and a street in her village, Sperlinga.

Success and Still Enjoying Your 'Happy Place'

Tiffani Bova | Posted 09.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Tiffani Bova

No matter what I was able to accomplish professionally, my "Happy Place" in Hawaii has remained the same. The core of who I was as a child and teenager and who I am as an adult hasn't drifted so far apart that I don't recognize myself any longer.