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5 Reasons to Be Thankful for Your BFF

As thanksgiving approaches, many of us are thinking about what we are thankful for. Since I celebrated my big milestone birthday, I have spent lost of time reflecting and feeling thankful for all the …

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Last ‘Hurricane Sandy Cat¯’ Finally Adopted By Fellow Hurricane Survivor

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy last year, a water-logged kitten was plucked off the streets by an NYC Animal Care and Control officer and dropped off at the ASPCA. The 6-month old grey and whi…

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For Relationship Advice, Take A Look At Your Friendships

By Kelly Rudolph for YourTango.com. Romantic relationships complete with a great connection, love, honesty and communication top the list of wants and goals for most women — even strong, successful…

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Study: Happiness IS Contagious

It looks like Bobby McFerrin was right when he sang, "don't worry be happy." According to a study published in Statistics in Medicine and conducted at Harvard University and the University of Californ…

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Why Women Over 50 Need Quality Gal Pals

By Kelly Rudolph for YourTango.com. As we age, we hear a lot about physical ailments, retirement, empty-nests or grown kids moving back home. We hear about losing our memory, menopause and the dism…

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Breakup Blues? Why Cats Make Better Partners!

Have you seen this tongue-and-cheek list of why cats make better partners than men? I added a few, so feel free to add more of your own in the comment section below. Ladies, no matter who you date or …

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Want To Meet New People? Try Changing Your Attitude

By Kelly Rudolph for YourTango.com. It's normal to feel stuck in life at various times. When this happens, we have two choices: stay stuck or take responsibility for moving forward, even through th…

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17 Wonderful Dog Quotes to Make You Smile

I normally gush about the glorious attributes of felines, but I am admittedly a dog-lover too -- and for all of the reasons captured in the quotes below about man's -- and woman's -- best friend, the …

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5 Best Places To Meet New People This Fall

By Francesca Hogi for YourTango.com. Fall is most definitely upon us. Crisp weather, wool sweaters and changing leaves are sure signs fall is hunkering down. In the matchmaking industry, fall is no…

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13 Charming Quotes About Cats

From literary giant and cat lover, Ernest Hemingway, to the slinky French Actress, Brigitte Bardot, many famous (and not so famous) people have accurately captured the essence of feline in a pithy sen…

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Thanks for the info.

Our local shelter has "Black Friday" specials to find homes for their black cats and dogs. I've he…

good idea in many ways tfs

Interesting article, thank you!

Seriously Ann R? The domestic housecat is not native to the US. These cats originated from the Europ…