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3 Steps To Hooking – And Keeping – A Date With Just Your Words

By Dina Z Colada for We all know that effective communication is important for couples, but don't forget to talk the talk when you're dating — you'll hook a man who is really worthwh…


Are You a Good Listener?

By Dr. Susan Heitler for A healthy relationship is easy to spot by paying attention to how well the two people listen to each other. When both partners in a couple listen well, their…


6 Ways to Hone Your Conversation Skills

By Laine Bergeson and Courtney Helgoe, Experience Life On a sunny day last fall, Taylor Baldry set up a card table and three folding chairs on a well-traveled street corner in Minneapolis. He sta…


Taking the Perspective of Your Kids

Let's say your child comes home from school downcast, frustrated and grumpy. How you talk with him about his unhappiness can make a big difference in his life -- not only in the kind of relationsh…


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