LifeStyle: Family & Relationships

Is Getting a Prenup Setting Yourselves Up For Failure? A Divorce Attorney Weighs In

Thursday  19:15,   06 july 2017
PopSugar

So, you just got engaged and now you're thinking about divorce? Well, not technically, but that's how some might view a prenuptial agreement. It can absolutely be an uncomfortable subject to bring up: "Hey, honey, after cake tasting,[...]

My Son May Be Gone, But I'll Always Be a Caregiver

Thursday  18:56,   06 july 2017
Woman's Day

It's because of him that I care more deeply about others. I've become more aware of the talents and needs of people with disabilities. After Matthew died, I worked for about a year and a half at a short term mental health facility that also[...]

4 Reasons the "Nice Guys Always Finish Last" Cliché Is True

Thursday  18:35,   06 july 2017
PopSugar

I have always greeted the phrase "nice guys finish last" with major eye-rolls and sighs of annoyance. To me, it sounds like such a stupid complaint. Nice guys are smart and genuine; they are the guys who still use their manners, who open[...]

Why Your Child Should Never Be Forced to Hug a Relative

Thursday  18:30,   06 july 2017
PopSugar

As we head into the vacation season and into visits with grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins, there's one awkward situation that will arise in many families that most parents will be unprepared to deal with: relatives who expect hugs and[...]

Why Your Child Should Never Be Forced to Hug a Relative

Thursday  18:29,   06 july 2017
PopSugar

As we head into the vacation season and into visits with grandparents, aunts, uncles, and cousins, there's one awkward situation that will arise in many families that most parents will be unprepared to deal with: relatives who expect hugs and[...]

Our Nomadic Lifestyle Was the Best Gift We Ever Gave Our Kids

Thursday  18:01,   06 july 2017
SheKnows

Our Nomadic Lifestyle Was the Best Gift We Ever Gave Our KidsI received my doctor’s hearty approval — kein problem! — to vacation in Tuscany two months before my due date. With great expectations, we joined our old German friends and transported to[...]

Are People Really Taking Earlymoons?

Monday  19:35,   26 june 2017
Refinery29

After love and marriage, there usually comes a honeymoon. But more and more people are doing things a little out of order and taking a break from the stress (and strife) of wedding planning and opting to get away before the ceremony. Enter: the[...]

Do You Have To Break Up With Someone If You Aren't Officially Dating?

Monday  19:07,   26 june 2017
Refinery29

If you're in a casual relationship, or have ever been in one, you probably can't pinpoint when it started or ended. That's the whole point of aSo do you have to actually break up with someone if you weren't in an official relationship to [...]

We're Surprised That Millennials Are Reviving This Old-Timey Wedding Tradition

Friday  22:25,   23 june 2017
Refinery29

Millennials are supposedly killing marriage by staying single in record numbers. Reportedly, we're also killing face-to-face interaction, homeownership, paper napkins, and scores of other things, though many of these claims are questionable at[...]

"The Decider Weekend" Is a Trick That All Couples Should Try ASAP

Friday  22:20,   23 june 2017
PopSugar

What do you want to do tonight? I don't know . . . what do you want to do? Every weekend was the same. Friday evening found the two of us scrolling through movie times and restaurant reviews, trying to make the perfect plan. What do you [...]

This new sobering study shows how many mothers have felt shamed for their parenting choices

Friday  22:06,   23 june 2017
Hello Giggles

Between the sleepless nights and a lack of access to adequate parental leave, the challenges facing today’s parents are monumental. And even…According to a new survey from the University of Michigan, an astounding six in 10 mothers of children ages[...]

I Ditched My Infant to Travel Abroad - and You Should, Too

Friday  21:39,   23 june 2017
PopSugar

Image Source: Diego Ramirez Fotografia The first moment of being torn between my pre-mom self and my mom self occurred, ironically, on Independence Day. Blue and white stripes hugged my 8-months-pregnant belly and fireworks sparkled above us as we[...]

5 Things Your LGBTQ+ Friends Want You to Know About Their Weddings but Are Too Polite to Tell You

Friday  19:21,   23 june 2017
PopSugar

We're all equal on this earth, whether we're brown, white, red, lesbian, pansexual, cisgender, bisexual, queer or even Republican (that last one's a choice though). Completely. Yes! And hallelujah for marriage equality. This month, as[...]

11 Things No One Tells You About Having Twins

Wednesday  22:55,   21 june 2017
Redbook

Are you listening,[...]

The Scientific Reason You Should Have Sex Today at 3 p.m.

Wednesday  22:53,   21 june 2017
Reader's Digest

You already know that hormones have huge implications on your sex life, as well as the feelings you experience afterward. But it turns out, these hormones peak and valley throughout the day, and synchronizing yours with your partner’s could lead[...]