General: Relationships

12 Fun Conversation Starters for Your Thanksgiving Table

Get talking over the turkey. Tuck a question under each plate, or serve them up with dessert.

Traditional Anniversary Gifts

Whether it’s the fifth or the 50th, honor your next milestone with a nod to its classic symbolism.

9 Homemade Valentine’s Card Ideas

Send something unique with these out-of-the-box and easy projects.

Help for Overprotective Parents

How a helicopter mom changed her ways.

11 Ways to Deal With Your Kids’ Anxieties

Certain rites of passage―first day of school, first flushed goldfish―are stress-inducing. Here’s how to help your children deal with them.

Here Comes Trouble: 9 Bad Influences on Your Kid

Worried about the corrupting effects of certain companions? Find out which behaviors are contagious, and learn how to cope when your kids—or you—come up against them.

Anniversary Gifts By Year

Celebrate another year of wedded bliss with a unique and personal gift idea.

Etiquette Guide to Kids’ Birthday Parties

Follow this list of dos and don’ts to solve sticky situations that may arise when hosting or attending a kid’s birthday bash.

Get to Know Your Family and Friends Better

Questions to ask those near and dear to you to help you gain a deeper knowledge of their lives.

Give as Good as You Get

She starts Christmas shopping six months in advance; he begins his hunt with six hours to go. She’s thoughtful and deliberate; he’s wacky and random. How does the marriage of two markedly different Christmas shoppers stay merry and bright come holiday time? Kathryn and Colin Harrison unwrap their secrets.