The Web is a very competitive place. Getting people to your website is only half the battle. Once they are there, you need to keep them engaged. You also want to give […]
Often, people think that they have to learn how to master love when they’re already in a relationship. In reality, who you are before you ever fall in love says much more […]
I get a lot of emails asking for my secret. People read my posts about how I manage to travel but still wonder if I am holding something back. What am I leaving out? […]
FOSSIL, Oregon—It can be a pretty depressing proposition to start counting the deaths in this tiny town set among the hills and buttes of central Oregon. Sherian Asher, 74, began keeping track […]
For years now, Starbucks has been dipping a toe into more luxe offerings: In 2014, it opened a sprawling Roastery in Seattle where customers can drink small-batch coffee in a tasting-room-like environment. What’s next?
The idea of having roommates makes total sense when you consider the concept of splitting costs and chores and satisfying the need for human interaction. However, it certainly can make some aspects […]
I finally realized the answer to my decade long question of how to manage anxiety and depression – exercise, laughter and love – all things that were unattainable for me before, were achieved by getting a dog.
To learn about the mainstream culture of an era, it helps to look at the vagrants and nomads who have dropped out of it: the tramps of the Gilded Age; the beatniks of the 1950s. Today they are called crusties, gutter punks, or the voluntary homeless—but they often refer to themselves simply as travelers.
You’re on a date with a really great guy. He’s smart, sweet, funny, and just your type. You almost can’t believe how perfect he is…until you hook up. No butterflies, no goose […]
One of the most contentious issues in the vast literature about alcohol consumption has been the consistent finding that those who don’t drink tend to die sooner than those who do. The […]
Dear Mom, I want to start by saying thank you for all the times you actually were “like a mother” to me. Between dance rehearsals and recitals, driving me to school, going with me […]
Travel is a great opportunity to be a gateway into your soul. The need for self discovery is vital and traveling can open that and many other doors for you. Maybe you […]
“Road Candy” is how I describe driving in the Deep South. You’re not driving fast, you’re meandering around back roads, stopping often and meeting people. The people in the south are very […]
From the beginning we knew our relationship looked like a cliché—perhaps plucked from a boring episode of “Mad Men.” You, my 21-year-old millennial intern, me, your 30-something married boss with two kids. […]
For many years, about thirty-five, I believed in pursuing a supernatural sort of oneness. Even wrote a book about how a Neoplatonist Greek philosopher, Plotinus, taught it was possible to Return to the […]
When used consistently and correctly, male condoms can be up to 98% effective in preventing the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases. But for a condom to work properly, it has to be […]
Every man knows about one of summertime’s worst problems. And if you hang around a guy when it’s hot out, you probably know about it, too. It’s stinky balls syndrome. You may also […]
If you find it frustrating that no one seems to listen to your opinions then maybe it’s time to take a look at how you’re expressing your ideas. It could be simply […]
How did global warming discussions end up hinging on what’s happening with polar bears, unverifiable predictions of what will happen in a hundred years, and whether people are “climate deniers” or “global […]
Blood is thicker than water, right? This belief was put to the test when Judith met her husband’s elder brother for the first time. She’d been married to Bernard for seven years […]
Listening to your children fight with each other can be frustrating. Here’s help minimizing conflict between your kids. By Mayo Clinic Staff If you have children, you know that maintaining peace in […]
Oh, how natural it seems when women and girls are so damn mean to each other. Seemingly more mean, underhanded and brutal than men are to one another. More deliberate. Yet often […]
Some people struggle to find a pet thatʼs right for them. Often the hardest part is deciding whether to get a dog or a cat. This is not a hard choice for […]