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Can you pass the "Tell the Parents" test?

Can you pass the "Tell the Parents" test?

Finding out that the woman you are dating hasn't told her parents about you can be hard to hear. Why hasn't told them? Is she ashamed of dating you? Does she feel this relationship is not serious enough to tell her parents? Here we explore what to do and why she may not have told her parents about you.

You Are the People You Hang Out With

You Are the People You Hang Out With

From the day you are born you are like a sponge, absorbing the thoughts and opinions of others. You might say that every person with whom you come in contact is a mentor, influencing how you see yourself and the world. What are you taking in - negativity or inspiration, garbage or gold? And what do you put back out? How does this affect your self-esteem? Decide who and what you will let in.

What Cindy Crawford & Oprah Unknowingly Taught Us About Marriage

What Cindy Crawford & Oprah Unknowingly Taught Us About Marriage

Cindy Crawford is going to be on OWN this weekend on Oprah’s Master Class teaching what she has learned from being married to her husband Rande Gerber for 15 years. In the clip today on Oprah.com Cindy talks about how being friends with Rande first, gave them a BASE for their relationship that they won’t drop below. It’s the best foundation for their marriage, Cindy says.

Responsibility and Playfulness!

Responsibility and Playfulness!

I’ll get to “playfulness” in a bit, but first I want to talk about…   Responsibility! Responsibility is awesome, there’s nothing wrong with responsibility. BUT…when you start to feel responsible for everything, all the time, always responsible for every situation…it becomes a little…exhausting! Balance…

3 Relationship Dilemma’s When Searching For Your SoulMate [EXP]

3 Relationship Dilemma’s When Searching For Your SoulMate [EXP]

Most Americans believe that in throughout their dating process, they are searching for their soul mate - the person they are destined to spend the rest of their lives with. Many may wonder why this process is so difficult or how to even get there. These three steps show you what might be going wrong and how to put you on the path to Mr. Right.

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Baby's first selfie!

Relax: It's Okay If You Don't Obsess Over Your Baby's Milestones

With my first daughter, I was certain I would treasure each and every memory forever. Four years later, I'm having trouble keeping track of those same special moments with my other two children. But if there's one thing I've learned as a mom of three, it's that I need to let go of the guilt and focus on what really matters.

4 Reasons Why Going to Church is Good for You

4 Reasons Why Going to Church is Good for You

As a Christian relationship coach, the foundation of my work is based on faith. Without proper structure, you cannot know what to expect in love. Relationship challenges are not so much in the details of who-did-or-didn’t-do-what-to-whom, but spiritual battles of the mind and heart. Without a community of support, it is very easy to miss what is really going on with you and your significant other.

Martha Stewart's online dating profile
Hobbies include wielding blow torches (to whip up creme brulee, of course).

Martha Stewart Is Joining A Dating Site To "Sleep With Somebody"

In the words of America's domestic goddess, Martha Stewart: "I'd like to go to bed with somebody. Sleep with somebody." Hang on a sec! It's not exactly what you think. The 71-year-old told Matt Lauer on NBC's TODAY that she's been eager to get back in the dating scene again and even started to create an online dating profile using her real name, but never officially signed up. Now, it seems she's had a change of heart. In a second appearance on TODAY, she agreed to give her search for a mate on Match.com another try and her online dating profile is ready to go.