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Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems

Parent Advice: 5 Ways To End Teen's Behavior Problems

Imagine a scene where you ask your teen to pick up his clothes and he smiles and does it immediately.  Does that sound too far-fetched.  Maybe not, read on…. Every teen misbehaves at some point or another. From talking back and slamming doors to ditching class and using profanity. It’s normal for teens to want to feel independent, but it’s not acceptable for them to act out in a negative manner. Don’t go to the extreme, however — sending them off to boarding school isn’t the answer.

10 Things To Know To Love Your Body & Have Great Sex?

10 Things To Know To Love Your Body & Have Great Sex?

• Your body is a work of beauty and art created intentionally by the same God that created the earth.  It is a sensual body filled with many wonderful ways to know, experience and celebrate joy and pleasure.  Love, appreciate and savor every inch of your lusciousness! • You were given your sensual, beautiful, miraculous body so you could know how remarkable you are.  The more you believe this the more joy you will bring to yourself. • You were created to know love – to be loved, to give love, to act in love and to defend love.

Help! My Boyfriend's Anger Is Over The Top

Help! My Boyfriend's Anger Is Over The Top

    During over 30 years as a marriage and family therapist, I seen many clients who are really upset about the “over the top” anger expressions of one they love.  Again and again I have heard: “He screams and curses, even throws things, when angry.”     “She runs screaming from the room, refusing to speak to me if I speak my mind. ”“My husband is so bullying.  I am afraid of his fits if he does not have his way.”

Text Me, Maybe? Then Quickly Delete, Delete, Delete.

Text Me, Maybe? Then Quickly Delete, Delete, Delete.

An application launched in October of 2012 that allows users to hide contacts in their phone book and keep call logs and text messages invisible. Known as 'the cheater app', with a shake of the phone, any incriminating evidence disappears. In Japan, a phone is quickly selling that masks calls and texts. Predominately used by men who are cheating on their wives or girlfriends, 'the Infidelity phone ' is making it easier to not get caught. 

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Bethenny Frankel is the founder of Skinnygirl Cocktails.

The Key To Bethenny Frankel's Divorce

The decision to divorce is always painful — even for celebrities like former Real Housewife, Bethenny Frankel and her husband, Jason Hoppy who must contend with media scrutiny while negotiating their separation.

Avoid Blame - Focus on the Solution!

Avoid Blame - Focus on the Solution!

Perhaps you may recall a conversation when the focus on the problem was like quicksand pulling people into a blame game.  The ideal is to address the problem and move forward.  Coaching skills create the forward focus and add value in daily interactions. How does it benefit you to know a simple approach that ensures respectful understanding while focusing on the solution?  Coaching professionals realize that the forward focus supports positive results.

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According to Planned Parenthood, 1.2 million women have abortions every year.

'Roe V. Wade' Anniversary: 4 Facts About Abortion

January 22, 2013 is the 40th anniversary of legalized abortion in our nation. While voluntary pregnancy termination (VPT) is not a goal for most women, it is a road that millions have taken in the last four decades.

5 Must-Dos For Every First Date

5 Must-Dos For Every First Date

You know the story: You go out on a first date, have a great time, feel good chemistry, and discover you have so much in common. He tells you he likes you and wants to see you again. You get a little tingly…even breathless. You start fantasizing about your next date, or two, or three. You have a feeling you haven’t had in ages: hope! Maybe it will happen for you, and maybe this is your last first date!

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Poor baby!

Should You Let Your Baby Cry It Out?

There are a few things we know for sure. Don't abuse your children. Do feed, clothe and shelter them. Beyond that, you can probably find some sketchy opinion or study to back up any position you take on parenting.