Relationships

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Why You Need To Stop Talking About Your Relationship

Is it possible that talking about your relationship less could actually be the key to making it better? Sometimes, stop talking and just let Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   05.23.18   |   SHARE
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Here's how to cope with a toxic family member.

What To Do When You Have A Toxic Family Member

Do you have that ONE family member? The one that makes family gatherings risky at best and scary at worst. Here's how to cope with a toxic family Read...
Carrie Saum    |   05.22.18   |   SHARE
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An open marriage released me from the prison sentence of blame and shame because I'd married a serial cheater.

An Open Marriage Saved My Sanity

An open marriage released me from the prison sentence of blame and shame because I'd married a serial cheater. I don’t have to beg. Read...
Rachel Bledsoe    |   05.17.18   |   SHARE
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Your Jealousy Isn't Actually A Bad Thing

The good news is that we have a choice about how we respond to jealousy; it isn’t just a primal experience we have no control over. Read...
Myisha Battle    |   05.15.18   |   SHARE
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You will survive your divorce.

You Will Survive Your Divorce

The breaks and the cracks and the places where we fall apart all hurt, but those are the places where the reinforcement happens. The breaks are a Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   05.14.18   |   SHARE
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The Quiet Violence At The Heart Of Motherhood 

From the beginning, mothering and being mothered are both brutal. One day you’ll hurt your mom, I thought. And she’ll hurt you, somehow, without Read...
Kate Washington    |   05.14.18   |   SHARE
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My One-Sided Competition With My Husband’s Ex-Wife

In the beginning, she was like an infuriating specter I had to deal with. She wanted to stay friends with him. I put a kibosh on that. Read...
Jessie Kanzer    |   05.11.18   |   SHARE
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We’ve probably all heard it a million times: relationships are hard work. (Photo by Mahkeo on Unsplash)

Relationships Are Supposed To Get Easier, Not Harder

We’ve probably all heard it a million times: relationships are hard work. Read...
Elizabeth Laura Nelson of SHESAID    |   05.7.18   |   SHARE
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