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Do You Want To Date A Man Or An Alien?
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Do You Want To Date A Man Or An Alien?

I have an interesting question for you today. Would you date an alien? If an alien decided to beam down from another planet, and landed in your bedroom, would you date him? If he looked at you with big alien eyes, and in strangely attractive alien language told you he could be the love of your life, would you date the little green guy?

Couples In Relationships: What Am I Like To Come Home To?
Who's waiting on the other side of that door? Photo: dominicotine, Flickr.
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Are You Miserable To Come Home To?

All relationships can benefit from asking this one simple question: what am I like to come home to? If you're cranky, indifferent or irritated, you're not putting your best foot forward — for you or your partner. Who do you want to come home to?

Healthier Relationships, 1 Argument At A Time
Too angry to talk? Better wait it out. Photo: Miss Claeson, Flickr.
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Healthier Relationships, 1 Argument At A Time

It's easy — perhaps too easy — to say hurtful things when we're angry. If your relationships have been filled with tense arguments, follow these 6 steps for better communication. You'll learn to say what you mean, and be truly heard in the process.

How Do I Know It's Manipulation?
Don't let people push you into corners.
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How Do I Know It's Manipulation?

Are you feeling resentful, ashamed, guilty, and/or anxious? Are you serving others' interests and not your own? You may be a victim of manipulation, and this personal development coach has a few tips to get you out of that corner.

How To Get Him To Listen With Sensual Communication
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How To Get Him To Listen With Sensual Communication

In the previous blog, I wrote about the serial communication buster, wife number one of the man with two wives. Now it’s time to meet wife number two, Monica, who's also had a trying day at work. Her normal pumpkin sized patience has also withered down to the size of a pea. As she nears her front door, she hears a guitar playing. The first thing Monica does is STOP. She knows she’s feeling triggered and ready to fire. So she just STOPS and holds her tongue.

6 Ways to Help Kids Make the Best of a Road Trip Detour (EXPERT)
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6 Ways to Help Kids Make the Best of a Road Trip Detour (EXPERT)

(Today's article is about a tiny travel detour we experienced. This could have turned  into a dissertation about the detour as a metaphor for life.  Lucky for you, it's a bit lighter than that!) We were on our way home from the Poconos yesterday.  This being the July 4th weekend, the traffic was worse than usual.  I, for one, would rather drive a few miles out of the way and keep moving than sit in bumper-to-bumper traffic.  So we took a left and found ourselves in beautiful rolling hills and farmland in northwestern New Jersey.  And