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20 Real Reasons Men Say No To Sex

The Stir | Posted 04.29.2014 | Weird News

Women aren't the only ones saying "no" to sexytimes. Men are just as guilty of making excuses! And, believe it or not, also have their reasons for abs...

6 Things to Do With Peeps Besides Eating Them

The Stir | Posted 04.11.2014 | Weird News

We've gathered up 6 of our favorite non-edible ideas for using this beloved candy treat. Some are hilarious, some are outrageous, others might be just...

Here's Some Tough Love All Brides Need To Hear

Posted 03.28.2014 | Weddings

Written by Maressa Brown on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Just like any major milestone in life, your wedding day is something you just have to experi...

You Won't Believe How Many People Have Had 'Unwanted Sex'

The Stir | Posted 03.27.2014 | Weird News

Throw out everything you know about sexual aggression and coercion and get ready for this next bit of information to blow your mind. ...

5 Things To Know When Dating Again After Divorce

Posted 02.22.2014 | Divorce

Written by Jenny Erikson on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Dating is rough, man. Well, sometimes it’s really good, but dang it if it doesn’t suck wh...

7 Surefire Ways To Kill Your Marriage

Posted 02.08.2014 | Divorce

Despite what fairy tales would have us believe, marriage is so much more than the "happily ever after" ending at the end of every story.

50 Reasons To Love Being Married

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Written by Jennifer Cullen on CafeMom's blog, The Stir. Husbands aren't perfect. Sorry if that bursts your bubble, but it's true. But I'll take...

10 Ways To Improve Your Marriage Right Now

Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings

Written by Sasha Brown Worsham on CafeMom's blog, The Stir. Marriage is not easy. When you've seen people who make it 10, 15, and 30 years together...

5 Ways Your Parents' Divorce Can Strengthen Your Own Marriage

Posted 12.26.2013 | Divorce

Written by Ericka Souter for CafeMom’s, The Stir. Everyone always thinks of divorce as a major tragedy for a child. And it is. In many cases, the...

5 Reasons Men Leave 'Happy' Marriages

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Ericka Souter on CafeMom's blog, The Stir Have you ever been shocked at the news a couple you know is splitting up? The first thing ou...

8 Signs It's Time To Take A Break From Your Relationship

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Aunt Becky for CafeMom’s, The Stir. Taking a break is one of the most challenging, frustrating, and saddening parts of a relationship....

10 Signs Your Man Is A Psychopath

Posted 01.23.2014 | Divorce

Written by Kiri Blakeley on CafeMom’s blog, The Stir . Are you in a relationship with a psychopath? You might think that's something you'd know ...

4 Easy Pasta Alternatives

The Stir | Posted 02.16.2013 | Taste
The Stir

What are we going to eat in a world without pasta or bread? Have no fear: a world without wheat can be perfectly delicious!

Do You Feel Dumber After Having Children? (VIDEO)

Jenny Isenman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Jenny Isenman

Can someone explain why I still have "baby brain" when my kids aren't babies anymore?

4 New Shortcut Ingredients That Make Cooking Dinner a Snap

The Stir | Posted 08.12.2012 | Home
The Stir

Maybe you don't want to serve frozen pizza every night. Here are a few nifty cooking time-saver products I've run across recently. Use these and you're still technically cooking, but that cooking just got a hell of a lot easier.

Are Tween Girls Getting Waxes Before Summer Camp?

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.08.2012 | Teen

If you're headed off to summer camp this month, you're probably familiar with the basics of getting ready. Sunscreen? Check. Sleeping bag? Got it. But...

Baby Name or Weapon of Mass Humiliation?

Alex McCord | Posted 07.29.2012 | Parents
Alex McCord

What's the worst thing you've ever let your older child do to the younger one?

PHOTOS: If Moms Were Masterpieces

The Stir | Posted 07.09.2012 | Parents
The Stir

Who among us hasn't felt the way Edvard Munch's screaming figure looks? In fact, take a closer look and you might realize that some of the greatest masterpieces in Art History are just begging to be mommified ...

5 Crazy Food Gimmicks That Just Might Work

The Stir | Posted 06.16.2012 | Home
The Stir

I can't help but wonder who is eating this stuff. Anyone? Do these gimmicks increase sales, or just get people chattering away on the Internets? Would you eat/drink these five items based on these crazy gimmicks?

'Housework Is Maddening'

Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

Last Sunday I spent my entire morning doing housework: vacuuming, wiping counters, picking up toys/clothes/random piles of crap, running load after lo...

What 'Home' Means To Zooey

Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

I love the idea of getting people to donate to the J/P Haiti Relief Organization, which was set up by Sean Penn and is hard at work redeveloping the b...

These Rock Stars Were Sued For Their...Home Decor?

The Stir | The Stir | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

When it comes to rock stars and lawsuits related to their mansions, I expect excitement, scandal, maybe even some gross stories involving groupies and...

Make Your Own Table With Only These 3 Things

The Stir | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home

We love a good DIY here (naturally), so we were thrilled to see that this great table on The Stir is something that you can whip up yourself. Real...

Leftover Halloween Candy: 5 Recipes Worth Hoarding For

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Stir

"Too much leftover candy" is the biggest complaint heard after Halloween. But to me that's the equivalent of grumbling about too much sunshine. Here's five tasty desserts that call for candy as the main ingredient.

7 Must-Have Fall 2010 Style Essentials Under $100

The Stir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
The Stir

Well, we've made our seven picks for must-have pieces for Fall 2010. Even if we invest in nothing else, these are the go-to items of the season -- all under $100, of course.