National Garlic Day Cold Almond Garlic Soup

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12 Excuses We Make to Avoid Saying ‘I’m Sorry’

12 Excuses We Make to Avoid Saying ‘I’m Sorry’

National Reconciliation Day originated as a celebration of the bonds (and the reconciliation) between blacks and whites in South Africa. According to the Mayo Clinic some of the health benefits of forgiveness are stronger relationships, inner peace, reduced stress levels, lower blood pressure, happiness, and a lowered risk of being an alcoholic. On the other [...]

15 Reasons Not to Cheat on Your Wife

15 Reasons Not to Cheat on Your Wife

The spark in even the best of marriages can mellow, and even go out. Whether it’s stress over money and work, raising a kid or two or just the effects of time and familiarity, monogamy can get a little boring. So maybe your mind and your eyes begin to wander. You flirt a bit at [...]

Should You Lie for a Cheating Friend?

Should You Lie for a Cheating Friend?

It’s Sunday morning, and you let your wife sleep in. You fix the kids a bowl of cereal and plunk them down in front of cartoons. As you wait for the coffee to brew, you check the phone for messages and there it is, a text from your best friend: Hey Bro-if she asks, I [...]

Why Real Life is Better than Chick Flicks

Why Real Life is Better than Chick Flicks

From time to time, many of us love to spend an evening parked on the couch, watching chick flicks. We relate to the heroine, rejoicing when she meets a man and even suffering a bit when the romance seems to go down the drain. But we keep watching because we know that a happy ending [...]

Can Straight Women & Men Ever Be Just Friends?

Can Straight Women & Men Ever Be Just Friends?

Can straight women and men ever be just friends? Some say platonic friendships between men and women are dangerous and impossible in the long run. Others say that they are not only possible but that they can actually run deeper than same sex friendships. Will sexual tension always be an issue? My take is that [...]

Should You Stay or Should You Leave Your Relationship?

Should You Stay or Should You Leave Your Relationship?

If you are asking yourself whether or not you should leave your relationship, that in itself should be a red flag. But breaking up isn’t so simple, especially if you have kids. Asking your friends for advice might leave you even more baffled. So, instead of bending your friends’ ears for advice you probably won’t [...]

6 Reasons Why It’s Great to Be Single on Valentine’s Day

6 Reasons Why It’s Great to Be Single on Valentine’s Day

Many single women lament Valentine’s Day as one of their most hated days of the year. After all, V-Day is all about couples, love and romance, and if you’re single, February 14 is enough to make you feel defective! But chin up, single ladies, there are plenty of reasons why it’s great to be single [...]

Make Sure Your Family Reunion is Not a Family Rebellion!

Make Sure Your Family Reunion is Not a Family Rebellion!

Perhaps your family does it every year. Or maybe it’s Grandma’s 80th birthday, or your parents’ 50th anniversary or hell, just summer. At one time or another, if we’re lucky, we all participate in a family reunion. With so many people attending there’s bound to be some confusion, confrontation and hopefully, lots of hugs and [...]

17 Things Women Do That Turn Men Off!

17 Things Women Do That Turn Men Off!

We admit, we had some fun with our list of 17 Things Guys Do That Turn Women Off. So to be fair, and as promised, here is our take on some of the things women can do to make a guy head for the hills. I have talked to many men and heard their complaints, [...]

Do’s & Don’ts of Proposing on Valentine’s Day

Do’s & Don’ts of Proposing on Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year, right? Well, that depends on how you spend it. More guys propose to their girlfriends on February 14 than any other, with 10 percent of all  proposals occurring on this day every year. If you’re planning to propose, you’re likely feeling the pressure as the [...]