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Frugal Foodies: How to Save on Dining Out

Frugal Foodies: How to Save on Dining Out

By Andrea Woroch Enough with the home-cooked meals. It’s time to get out of the house and let someone else prepare your food for a change. In response to tight budgets, frugal advisers have recommended for some time now that we stay at home to save money. But such deprivation grows old fast, so maybe it’s time to consider these six tips to help you spread your dining wings without crash landing your budget:

Simple ways to spice up your love life

Simple ways to spice up your love life

Simple tips to spice up your love life this week: Hand written cards and letters are my absolute favorite way to really make a day brighter. With technology these days; many people do not realize how beautiful a handwritten letter can be. Want to spice it up? Spray your fragrance your significant other loves you to wear

What you need to know to work from home

What you need to know to work from home

    I always knew I was a total business-woman; and I always dreamt of having a fabuous career while being a "domestic diva,'' as a call it. That is why when I found my home-based business; I knew I was onto something big. I always heard that home business and/or home jobs were all scams or "get-rich quick schemes.'' Luckilly; I always had a mind of my own and realized that usually people call something a scam; that they failed at.

Appreciation

Appreciation

Appreciation.  I have always lived a life of selflessness.  Putting family, friends and even work first.  Dependable and reliable to a fault.  I'm the "go to person" when you're in a jam, need something done ASAP, affording those the ability to travel by watching their, dog, kids, elderly, etc.  I have even worked out my schedule to suit theirs.  Do I feel appreciated, by many that matter yes.  Never any doubt when it comes to watching my precious nephew.  In other cases, sometimes it becomes more of expected and second nature.

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Much like toothbrushes, some chores can't be shared.

His And Hers: How To Define Roles In A Relationship

The piles of clean clothes are piled up on the couch in the basement waiting to be folded. The dirty clothes hampers are overflowing in every room. There is no time to wash! Go out and by a new outfit to wear to the party doesn't sound like a bad idea. The kids need help with their homework. Why not have the oldest child help the younger siblings? Where's mom?! She's tucked away in her office or on the couch glued to her Smartphone or laptop plugging away trying to meet some deadline. 'Dinner?! Oh! crap. Just order a pizza'.

How to Campaign for a Better Relationship

How to Campaign for a Better Relationship

By Tanni Deb With Election Day around the corner, this is the best time to campaign for a better relationship. Whether that means leaning to the left with a liberal approach or moving toward the right with a more conservative one, you deserve the best you can get. Use the following guidelines and you just may win a vote from that special someone: To find the perfect partner:

Keeping the Excitement in Sex While Trying To Conceive

Keeping the Excitement in Sex While Trying To Conceive

When you and your partner have made the decision to start a family, you are beginning the next chapter of your lives. In many cases, getting pregant can take a few months, and in some couples, it can even take longer than a year. First and foremost, it is that you and your partner both get checked up by your health care provider just to make sure there are no underlying health issues that can affect your ability to conceive.

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These cupboard doors are shut. The ones in my house are not.

Is This Normal? He Won't Shut The Cupboard Doors!

I thought our house was haunted. Every morning and evening, the cupboard doors would be hanging wide open, like some lazy poltergeist had come through. I thought it was my fault.

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Write For Us And Win Free Coffee!

We love you and we know you love coffee. Ergo,  are offering a $5 Starbucks card to people who post in the YourTango community blog. Winners are chosen by how many times an article is shared on Facebook, tweeted or commented on, so if you want to win, tell your friends! Write for YourTango And Win A Starbucks Gift Card Four weeks ago we had you write about your sexy celeb crushes. Three weeks ago, we asked you to write about boobs. Two weeks ago, we wanted you to write about masks. And boy did you deliver. And last week the topic was love and booze.

Self Revelations We All Deserve

Self Revelations We All Deserve

          Its funny sometimes the situations we allow ourselves to get wrapped up in before we realize we deserve so much better. The extent we'll go to be the perfect person, support and partner. How often does it seem one sided, incomplete? How often are WE actually happy in the end? It seems in some of us, love --or the potential of love and happy endings--awakens the masochistic demons that cause us so much suffering.