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Manspeak: 10 "Dude-isms" Translated

Manspeak: 10 "Dude-isms" Translated

By SMF Marcus Osborne for GalTime.com I think it's fair to say that, in general, men are more straightforward than women. Ask a guy if he likes your hairstyle and he'll give you a solid "Yes" or "No." There's usually not a deeper explanation for those answers. A man's statements are what they are: simple, straightforward and to the point.

Marathon Dates: When and Where Do You End Them?

Marathon Dates: When and Where Do You End Them?

Amy met Brad online. After a couple of emails, they agreed to talk on the phone. That went well, so they set up a date for drinks after work. Sparks flew instantly. After two hours and a bottle of wine between them, they moved on to a nearby restaurant hot spot. Dinner was fabulous; they couldn’t stop talking. Time flew and suddenly they realized it was late in the evening. Brad asked if he could follow Amy home to make sure she was okay. That turned into an invitation to come in for-you guessed it, another drink.

Dr. Romance Says: Lighten Up: Cures for Marital Boredom

Dr. Romance Says: Lighten Up: Cures for Marital Boredom

Dr. Romance writes: The old folk songs say it: Oh, love is handsome, love is fine Love is a jewel when it is new; But when love's old, it waxes cold And fades away, like morning dew. Folk wisdom says it: If newlyweds put a penny in a jar for every time they make love in the first year, and take one out for every time after that, the jar will never be empty.

5 Lessons Adults Should Learn From Kids

5 Lessons Adults Should Learn From Kids

Let me ask you a couple questions. How many stressed out, unhappy, and directionless adults do you know? Now answer the same question but replace adults with kids 12 and younger. It’s a much smaller list isn’t it? I’ll bet a lot of the kids on your list are related to the adults from the first question. Coincidence? I think not.

Healing from Trauma with EFT

Healing from Trauma with EFT

A couple of month ago, my life was virtually consumed and disrupted by, what I realized two and a half weeks into it was, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). I couldn’t think straight. My mind wasn’t working the way it normally works. I was experiencing a constant feeling of fear, distrust and disturbance. Daily, I fell to exhaustion at night in a “safe” place and would wake the next morning just to experience more of the same. Everything in my life fell to the side and was abandon…except my constant search for safety.

Should We Live Together Before We Get Married? [EXPERT]
First comes love, then comes ... moving in?

Should We Live Together Before We Get Married?

Madison is an engaged, 21-year-old with three semesters left in college. She currently has a dilemma because her parents think she should wait to get married until she graduates from college, and they also disapprove of couples living together before marriage. She and her fiancé will be completing their final year of college at the same school, and when they are finally in the same city, she doesn't want two sets of temporary living arrangements.

NOTHING CAN MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD!

NOTHING CAN MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD!

Nothing can make you feel better. Nothing can make you feel good. I have written and verbalized these lines over and over again....and now I understand what these words truly mean.  When you are in the place that nothing can make you feel better, you are in a place inside with no attachments. In the moment of our connection to nothingness, the endless possibilities have a chance to seed. If we can feel good with nothing, we can attract everything.

Pregnant? 6 Ways To Prepare Your Kids For Your New Baby [EXPERT]
Isn't she precious?

Pregnant? 6 Ways To Prepare Your Kids For Your New Baby

Older siblings often have trouble accepting the arrival of a new baby because your new little bundle knocks the little prince or princess off of his or her throne. Here are some handy tips to help your older child overcome the jolt of losing her position as your littlest darling.