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Why Friends Nearby May Not Make The Best Confidantes

Iris Ruth Pastor | Posted 07.22.2016 | Fifty
Iris Ruth Pastor

I have a handful of friends I could go months -- or even years -- not talking to. I can pick up the phone, punch in their number and start a conversation as soon as they answer -- as if we had just talked the day before.

5 Wedding Planning Secrets Only The Pros Know

BRIDES | Posted 07.15.2016 | Weddings
BRIDES

Here are some tried-and-true tips that planners have picked up over the years.

Top Secret Crush: To Tell Or Not To Tell?

GalTime | Posted 07.11.2016 | GPS for the Soul
GalTime

He lingers when you pass him the latest status report, but is he just being cordial? When you are secretly lusting or crushing on someone, should you say something?

Is It Secret Or Private?

Vicki Tidwell Palmer, LCSW | Posted 06.14.2016 | Healthy Living
Vicki Tidwell Palmer, LCSW

When secrets come out, as they inevitably do, you will have to deal not only with the content of the secret but also the huge gulf of distrust created by your omission, distortion, or outright lie.

4 Tips to Help You Cope With a Surprising Revelation in Your Relationship

Rhonda Milrad | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Milrad

Here are 4 tips to help you cope when a secret is shared by your partner early on in your new relationship.

The Island No One Wants You To Know About

Valerie Joy Wilson | Posted 05.16.2016 | Travel
Valerie Joy Wilson

There is something enticing about the idea of an island getaway. Though there are thousands of island destinations to choose from all over the world, there is one island that expert travelers do not want to share with you.

15 Secrets You Didn't Know About 'Captain America: Civil War'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.06.2016 | Entertainment

Every once in a while a movie comes around that punches all other superhero movies in their perfect teeth. That's "Captain America: Civil War." ...

Disco Lives

Mitch Rosenzweig | Posted 05.05.2016 | Good News
Mitch Rosenzweig

It's important to be able to let that door be open sometimes, especially when you are alone.

The Secret Lives of Women

GalTime | Posted 04.21.2016 | Women
GalTime

Ever since Sex and The City's vulnerable and delightful character Carrie confided that she would secretly eat a stack of crackers at night while home alone reading her fashion magazines, I have been fascinated by the secret habits of women.

12 Science-Based Tips on How to Maintain Happy, Lasting Relationships

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 04.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Gleb Tsipursky

I want to share these science-based tips with you to help you avoid those silly mistakes and help your relationships flourish!

Why I Didn't Testify Against the Man Who Abused Me Before My Coma

Amy Oestreicher | Posted 04.06.2016 | Women
Amy Oestreicher

My secret made me sick. All that anger, guilt and confusion. I felt it in my stomach. And two weeks after I turned 18 years old, my stomach exploded due to a blood clot, which later was hypothesized to be caused from a stress ulcer. My molestation was a very stressful secret. Suddenly, my family could keep no secrets.

Secrets Only Restaurant Servers Know

Thrillist | Posted 04.01.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Dan Gentile Credit: Jason Hoffman/Thrillist A great restaurant is like a finely tuned machine: customers don't notice the gears until they brea...

A Bipartisan, Consensus Approach to Innovation Policy

Victoria Espinel | Posted 03.29.2016 | Technology
Victoria Espinel

In encouraging news given today's climate, Congress is making progress on legislation that will promote innovation. Even more encouraging? The legisla...

Secrets for Successful Later-in-Life Marriages

Marcia Naomi Berger | Posted 03.23.2016 | Women
Marcia Naomi Berger

It's helpful to recognize special challenges of later-in-life marriages so we can deal with them constructively. The three to be addressed here involve money, sex, and "unfinished business."

20 Reasons Why Your Teens Get Mad At You

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 03.09.2016 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Just when you think your teens are happy with you they start rolling their eyes and serving up a dose of unexpected anger. We can all relate to this, right?

One More Day: An Interview with Kelly Simmons

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 03.01.2016 | Books
Brandi Megan Granett

Kelly Simmons third novel, One More Day, not only tackles every mother's worst fear of losing a child, she dives deeper into the nightmare, when mothe...

6 Hiring Managers Spill Their Hiring Secrets

Jill Jacinto | Posted 02.25.2016 | Business
Jill Jacinto

We ask most applicants if they've checked out our core business site, and about 60% reply they have. However, our most recent hire really wowed us by not only claiming to have reviewed our homepage but also our (70+) resource pages and entire blog.

'What Remains of Me,' A Conversation with Alison Gaylin

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 02.23.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Photo: Franco Vogt Bestselling author Alison Gaylin's first book, Hide Your Eyes received an Edgar Nomination. Her Shamus Award-winning novel, And Sh...

'Missing Pieces,' A Conversation with Heather Gudenkauf

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 02.17.2016 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Photo: Morgan Hawthorne Heather Gudenkauf is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of four previous novels. She graduated from the Univ...

Having Privacy vs. Keeping Secrets: Relationship 101

Liz Higgins | Posted 02.16.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Liz Higgins

When you know that you came out on the other end allowing yourself to practice trust, honesty, patience, and honoring your separateness from your partner, then it is not all for nothing.

11 Secrets You Didn't Know About 'Deadpool'

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.12.2016 | Entertainment

Deadpool is completely self-aware, so the dude knows his movie is awesome. We don't have to reassure him. And now that the film earned $12.7 million o...

The Most Romantic Valentine's Day Gift

Gleb Tsipursky | Posted 02.08.2016 | Impact
Gleb Tsipursky

This article first appeared on the blog of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit organization that empowers people to refine and reach their goals by prov...

My Son Is A Heroin Addict, And I Am Without Answers

Allyson Aabram | Posted 01.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Allyson Aabram

Every day, I wish and pray this chapter of our life will pass. But I cannot control when the page turns. I can at least put the secrecy behind me. I believe our power cannot be usurped by things outside of our control. However, shame can immobilizes us when we hold it close.

The Secret of Charismatic People

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 12.02.2015 | Women
Vanessa Van Edwards

People have many layers. If you love yourself, a good metaphor for you is to think of people like an onion--rings upon rings of flavor. People also have a lot going on beneath the surface--think of an iceberg. Only the very tip is above the water for us to see. Some people might seem boring on the surface, but their story lurks just beneath the water.

Childhood Influences: Where Ideas Are Born

Sandra Ramos O’Briant | Posted 11.11.2015 | Latino Voices
Sandra Ramos O’Briant

Many of us remember movies from our childhood, their effect on us then and now. Sure, I saw all the Disney releases of my generation, but I was raised by a single mother and old movies shown on late night TV were my babysitters.