General: Relationships

5 Friends Everyone Should Have

Jerry had George, Kramer, and Elaine. Carrie had Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte. They knew, as you do, that one person can’t fulfill every friendship function. Here, experts weigh in on the key personalities you shouldn’t be without.

5 Things to Never Keep from Your Partner

Sometimes secrets can be fun in a relationship. (Surprise trip to Fiji, honey!) But certain lies of omission do long-term damage. Here are five areas where honesty is the only policy.

4 Habits of Good Listeners

Put these policies into practice to step up your listening skills.

14 Homemade Valentine’s Card Ideas

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

11 Heartwarming Quotes About Love

In love with love? Whether you’re attached or still looking for that special someone, these quotes will fill your heart this Valentine’s Day.

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.

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.