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The Thermostat War, And 6 More Silly Compromises

You've heard it from cohabitants time and again: living with someone means making major lifestyle compromises—relinquishing half the bed, the closet, the TV remote, etc. But what about the microscopic adjustments that catch a couple completely off-guard?

How To Romance Your ADD Lover

How To Romance Your ADD Lover

Psychologist G. Frank Lewis writes about ADD/HD for Psychologytoday.com. Lewis outlines three traps to avoid when dating somebody with ADD/HD. Don't let the sex get stale, mix it up and go on dates.

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3 Reasons It's Great To Be A Bridesmaid

Being a bridesmaid gets a bad rap, especially because of 27 Dresses. Personally, I find it to be quite an honor (but ask me again in 23 more dresses). Usually when you're a member of the bridal party, you think of the hassle and expense, but I had so much fun that today, I'm going to remind us all why it's good to be a bridesmaid.


A Layoff Is A Lot Like A Breakup

Healing after being laid off can involve the same steps as getting over an ex. It's been a month since my husband Marco's ex-firm broke up with him. And, like a romantic breakup, it takes time to heal—for us both.

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5 Compliments Every Woman Loves To Hear

Words of appreciate directed at your romantic partner go a long way to paving a way to a happy, healthy relationship. And what is sometimes easily forgotten is that most trifling disagreements among couples can be overcome with a few words of gratitude for a partner (aka, a healthy dose of authentic compliments). Here are the top four compliments every woman loves to hear.

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Best of YourTango - Divorce, Virgins And More

It's not exactly a June wedding, but YourTango has had flower, dresses and white on the mind. From surviving your first year of marriage to dissolving marriages, we have your marriage covered. So whether it's something new, something old, some borrowed, or something blue, this week YourTango had it for you.

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Top 8 Reasons Online Dating Is Great

Still stuck in a '90s mindset that online dating is for the hyper-sexed or otherwise socially dysfunctional populace? Get over yourself, online dating sites offer more benefits than you think: from scoring a free meal ticket to practicing your people skills, here are 8 love buzzy reasons why online dating is great.