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4 Questions to Ask Before Bringing Your New Flame to the Family's Holiday Gathering

Mario & Diane Cloutier | Posted 11.18.2015 | Healthy Living
Mario & Diane Cloutier

Life would be so much easier if we could have a one-size-fits-all answer to loaded questions. And this is one! Why? Because it triggers all kinds of other questions you should also be asking yourself. Here are four key questions to ask as your new romance unfolds during the holiday season:

Aisle View: Significant Laughter

Steven Suskin | Posted 06.18.2015 | Arts
Steven Suskin

Playwright Joshua Harmon burst into view in 2012 with Bad Jews, one of those plays that sounds like a bad idea but turns out to be very good.

It Took Me 26 Years To Learn How To Be A Friend To Other Women

Claire Davidson | Posted 05.20.2015 | Women
Claire Davidson

Ladies' nights and last-minute dinner plans were easy to accommodate when neither of us had a significant other, but the second a man entered my life I'd become flaky and unreliable, always canceling plans if it meant getting to see my boyfriend.

15 Things No One Ever Tells You About Living With Your Significant Other

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 05.14.2015 | HuffPost Home

Cohabiting is one of the trickiest obstacles to navigate in any relationship. For some, it's a seamless transition. For others, little space with two ...

When Your Significant Other Gets A Significant Diagnosis

Lauren Salkin | Posted 04.25.2015 | Fifty
Lauren Salkin

My husband, son and I sit in the urologist's waiting room. It's New Year's Eve; a skeleton staff runs the office. I hope it isn't a prognostic metaphor. After several minutes, a nurse appears and herds us off to a conference room, down a private hall. This can't be good.

Want To Be A Lot More Successful? Marry The Right Person

| Jeff Haden | Posted 02.26.2015 | Small Business

Your customers are hugely important. And your key employees. As well as the industry you've chosen, politics, macroeconomics, and education. And lu...

Is There a Formula for Finding Love?

Monica Mandell, Ph.D. | Posted 11.12.2014 | Weddings
Monica Mandell, Ph.D.

Matchmaker, matchmaker, find me a match. Oh, if it was only so easy. With our modern, overbooked, overwrought way of life, it has become harder and harder to meet the one.

Need Some Space From Your S.O.? Just Send Them This Song

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 05.29.2014 | Divorce

As tempting as it might be in the heat of a moment to keep on fighting, sometimes it's best to just take a little time to cool down. That is the very ...

Why 'It's Not You, It's Me' Isn't the Worst Breakup Excuse

Christina Scribner | Posted 07.14.2014 | Women
Christina Scribner

Sometimes a person will sacrifice their happiness to make a better future for the both of you. This is called bravery.

7 Things Resilient Couples Do Differently

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 05.17.2014 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

When a relationship hits a rough patch, it can be easy to think pessimistically. Thinking optimistically isn't about rainbows and unicorns, rather, it's about being realistic. Optimistic thinkers are able to identify solutions that haven't yet been tried. In addition, optimistic thinkers zero in on what they can control, influence or leverage.

My Wife Deserves A Real 'Slow Dance'

Tony Posnanski | Posted 02.09.2014 | Weddings
Tony Posnanski

Then it was the moment I feared. It was our first dance as a married couple.

Everything You Need to Know About Renting with a Significant Other

Elizabeth Pullman | Posted 10.03.2013 | HuffPost Home
Elizabeth Pullman

Planning for cohabitation is an emotionally charged time and while you may be feeling the love when you first move in together, your living situation can quickly go awry if you're not prepared for all the things renting with a partner might throw your way.

When 'We' Changes to 'Me' -- Finding the Strength to Move Forward After the Death of a Partner or Spouse

Fredda Wasserman | Posted 10.02.2013 | Healthy Living
Fredda Wasserman

What if, in the midst of this blissful time, your partner suddenly and unexpectedly dies? How do you find hope and meaning in life after your world is turned upside down?

My Ex Invited Me into His Open Marriage

Samara O'Shea | Posted 03.27.2013 | Women
Samara O'Shea

Once his marital status was on the table, I suddenly became self-conscious. I wondered, "Wait a second ... am I on a date?"

How This Yenta Met Her Cowboy Husband

Janie Emaus | Posted 02.09.2013 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

I've enjoyed a love affair that has lasted over 30 years. Through clogged plumbing (both bodily and home related). Through dozens of financial roller coaster rides. And countless arguments, cocktails parties and orgasms.

7 Tips For Traveling As A Couple

TresSugar | Posted 06.04.2012 | Women

Call me Ulysses if you like; I have certainly enjoyed many fine travel adventures. But don't expect my Penelope to stay home unraveling a rug. My wife...

Relationship Advice: Take Time for Yourself

Robyn N. Cohen | Posted 04.23.2012 | Women
Robyn N. Cohen

I have never understood how both men and women can go from one relationship to another without reflecting on their life and the situation.