Those who’ve lived through times of war, depression, migration or famine remember what it’s like to have very little. Many of our grandparents dealt with hardships that taught them to be resourceful.
Sometimes you can get stuck in a relationship rut where you aren’t sure if you should stay or go. We all know that breakups are never fun and most people try to avoid them whenever possible. In fact, it’s pretty common to stay in a bad relationship.
In a time where the hashtag #thinspiration is popular among young women, it can be hard to have a positive body image. Movies and music videos only show extremely skinny women with perfect hair and makeup.
Every few months there seems to be another anniversary, or birthday to buy a gift for. It can be difficult to buy a gift for the man in your life, and whether you’ve been have been together for years, gift giving can be a tricky art to master.
You may have been avoiding some of these during your last diet but fear not: you can enjoy these yummy foods in moderation and not worry about derailing your weight loss, interrupting a busy lifestyle, or having to shop at specialty grocery stores.
Getting engaged is a big step in any relationship and can be the most enjoyable time or the most stressful time for the bride-to-be. Planning a wedding takes time and requires many decisions to be made with careful consideration and patience.
Whether it’s an incompetent co-worker, a client with an anger management problem, a judgmental neighbor or an interfering relative, we’ve all had to deal with difficult people in our lives.
The Monday to Friday work week grind can become pretty boring after a while, and bland weekday lunches are a big part of that. Leftovers from last night can only sustain you for so long.
It probably helps that I am worn out tired as I write this. At this moment, I definitely feel that I have some insight into the thoughts of moms who are quickly running out of energy.
Most budget beauty buys are just as good as the high-end versions, there are some products you should never skimp on. Certain beauty products that deliver exceptional results or are saved for special occasions can be worth the higher price tags.
You’re getting married – congratulations! Get ready for your family to double both in size and weirdness. This list highlights seven of your new family members you can expect to see at all future holidays – whether you want to or not.
You read the Three Little Pigs again, checked the closet for monsters, gave 6 encore hugs and turned on the nightlight. Not 2 minutes later, your pride and joy in his Spider-Man pajamas is standing in front of you.
You had it all figured out. You would breastfeed your baby, use only cloth diapers, make your own baby food from organic products and never, never spank, bribe or say any of the silly things your parents said to you.
Being a shy person myself, everyone is always urging me to break out of my comfort zone. Do something new! Do something unexpected! If you’re anything like me, you’ll agree that this is easier said than done.
There’s a balance between being polite and being assertive. We’re expected to not be demanding or selfish, but neither are we supposed to be too meek. It can be a never-ending minefield of questions and social missteps to try to find the balance.