Learning Love is a Choice Kept Me From Ruining My Relationship

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One idea she’d never entertained showed Hilary Lauren how “real love” works — and kept her from sabotaging another relationship.

I Gave Up on the “Perfect Man” and I’m 10 Times Happier

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Revising an old “Ideal Partner” list sparked realizations of the difference between conscious love and the scripted love we learn from books and movies.

I’m the Mother. Not the Primary Caregiver Of My Children.

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Lina Acosta Sandaal on how to share the load as parents.

3 Ways Real Love Is Like Medicine

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Healthy relationships can actually heal your heart.

5 Reasons Your Relationships Keep Failing

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Dr. Kristen Hick identifies five relationship blunders and how recognizing these mistakes may make the difference between long-lasting and short-lived duos.

5 Reasons Why Feminism Needs to Address Child Abuse (While Yes, Recognizing That Women Can Be Abusive Too)

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When it comes to addressing domestic abuse and working to eradicate it, feminism has played a critical role. But we need to see the abuse of children for what it is, regardless of the abuser’s gender.

How To Make Her Feel Like The Most Beautiful Woman In The World

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Jordan Gray believes that your partner deserves to know how much she affects you.

10 Lessons for a Lifetime Marriage

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“If you go into a marriage thinking you’re going to change the other person, you’re setting yourself up for failure.”

Why the More You Look, the Less You Attract the Person You Want

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When you believe your life couldn’t be fuller, you will meet someone who fills the spaces you didn’t realize were missing.

My Wife Is My Best Friend, Why Am I Not Hers?

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Cody Mullins on friendship, family, and love.

Heal Your Relationship Without Saying a Word

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This ancient Hawaiian healing ritual can transform your relationships and your life.

He Knows Your Soul: 8 Signs He’ll Still Love You After You’ve Grown Old

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We all know it: getting older is unavoidable. But staying beautiful in the eyes of your loved one is never impossible — in fact, Lauren Martin shows us how that’s quite the opposite.

Do You Have a Love Story?

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Stephen Michell wonders if the importance of a great “how did you meet?” story is changing with the popularity of online dating.

4 Important Lessons About Weight and Marriage

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Mandy Brasher admits she’d made some mistakes over the years in regards to her husband and his weight. She’s here to share what she’s learned in hopes you don’t make the same.

The Real Difference Between Mediocre and Mindblowing Sex

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“Bad sex is a mechanical exercise involving body parts, forgotten as soon as it’s over. Great sex makes you experience the ordinary in an extraordinary way.”

10 Signs You’re Codependent… Even If You Think You’re Not

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Are you a codependent person?