Family & Relationships

TRUE STORIES OF BREAKUP REVENGE

Pat Benatar was right: Love is a battlefield. Dating is tough enough -- but breakups are excruciating. We've all got our methods for dealing with bruised egos and broken hearts. Some try to dig out of the rubble as fast as possible, dust off, and move on. Others wallow in sweatpants; eating Doritos and listening to Tom Waits until the...

GUYS WHO GROW UP WITH SISTERS ARE BETTER BOYFRIENDS

They know how to listen "Men with sisters tend to be better listeners," says Murray. "By and large, women use more words than men do. If you're around people who talk more, then you're exposed to a lot more words. But boys, as a consequence, may not express themselves so much through words, but through behavior and their physicality. "Words are...

Masturbation – Is Masturbation Normal or Harmful?

Masturbation has many physiological (physical) benefits. Stimulating one’s genitals can be used for sexual therapy to assist women to learn the art of experiencing an orgasm and to help men learn how not to climax too fast. Some of the common reasons for masturbation among adults include: Getting sexual pleasure Relieving sexual tension Sexual satisfaction in the absence of...

Why Do Men Play Mind Games?

Some men really love playing mind games on women. I know I do. If you're wondering what a mind game is, they come in many forms but always involve one thing—sending mixed signals to toy with someone's emotions. Why Do Men Play Mind Games? If you suspect that your significant other may be playing one on you, all is not lost. Mind...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Your Online Dating Profile

You’ve just signed up for an online dating site. Whew! Now, what? It’s time to face your online dating profile. Don’t sweat it, you’ve got this! But you need to know that your chances of finding the right person are reduced if your profile isn’t up to par. How important are spelling and grammar? What type of descriptors should...

Why Some People Snore And Some Don’t? Here’s Your Answer To What Causes Snoring

While there are multiple ways to answer what causes snoring, let's just take a moment to address it. In some cases, it prevents your partner from sleeping. Even worse, prolonged snoring can lead to excessive tiredness and stress-related health issues. But what causes you to snore? Snoring happens when you can't move air freely through your nose and throat during sleep. This...

The Positive Impact Of Social Networking Sites On Society [Opinion]

Social networking isn’t for everyone, but it’s now such a massive part of all our lives, whether we embrace or reject the notion, that it can no longer be ignored. But are social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ a force for good or evil? As with most questions there are multiple angles to approach this quandary...

8 Important Dos and Don’ts of Discipline

This post is adapted from Bonding with Your Child through Boundaries by June Hunt with PeggySue Wells. Train Up Your Child God intended “home” to be an incubator for children, a place for kids to explore their world and to become all he created them to be. Within this safe nest, your role is to nurture their potential, discourage their defiance, and focus...

10 Things You Should Know about Christmas

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This is a guest post by Andreas J. Köstenberger, coauthor (with Alexander E. Stewart) of The First Days of Jesus: The Story of the Incarnation. 1. Jesus is the reason for the season. The primary purpose for observing Christmas is remembering Jesus’s birth. At Christmas, we celebrate Jesus’s birthday, not the little drummer boy or Santa Claus! 2. Jesus preexisted with God in...

Mistakes You Should Avoid Doing on a First Date!

Dating can be quite nerve-wracking and exciting, especially if it’s the first date. There are a lot of things to keep in mind if you want to make sure it goes well. Questions linger in your head. Well, I would say that the key thing to dating is being yourself. If the person likes who you are, well then...