How to Spend More Quality Time With Your Family

How to Spend More Quality Time With Your Family

When your life gets busy, it's easy to get your priorities screwed up. You start considering your job more important than your family and keep thinking about work even when you're at home. And that's where family problems begin. If you want your family to be strong and healthy, you need to set your priorities straight and invest time into your relationships. How to spend more quality time with your family?
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How to Improve Relationship With Your Mother

How to Improve Relationship With Your Mother

Some children say that their mother is their best friend, while others talk to each other once a week. Can you tell, that you love your family and know that your mother will take your side if anything happens? If you're reading this, then the probable answer is “No”. You're going to change this situation by learning how to improve relationship with your mother.
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How to Avoid Favoritism in Your Family

How to Avoid Favoritism in Your Family

You love your children equally and don't have anyone favorite, right? If yes, then there is no favoritism in your family. But wait a minute, are you really sure about it and don't your kids sometimes complain, that you love their sibling more? If they do, then you play favorite with one of the kids and you have to stop it. Our tips on how to avoid favoritism in your family will help you.
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How to Be a Good Aunt or Uncle

How to Be a Good Aunt or Uncle

Being an uncle or aunt is awesome, basically it is experiencing parenthood without most of the responsibilities it brings. Of course you want your nieces and/or nephews think that you're one of the coolest people in the world. However, being cool is not enough to be a good aunt or uncle. You need to be the person your nieces/nephews can look up to. Here are some tips for becoming that person.
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How to Deal With a Selfish Sibling?

How to Deal With a Selfish Sibling?

There are many articles and books about selfishness and narcissism, because these issues become very popular. The society (no matter how big it is, even if we look at it in the context of a family) needs generous and selfless people, who will contribute to it. But what to do, if one of the members of your small society is selfish? Let's see what you can do to deal with a selfish sibling.
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Pros and Cons of Being Roommates With Your Sibling

Pros and Cons of Being Roommates With Your Sibling

Living on your own can be quite expensive, so a lot of young adults share an apartment with one or several roommates to cut the expenses. If you have a sibling, sharing an apartment with them may seem like a good idea. However, being roommates with your brother or sister has its pros and cons.
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How to Deal With Toxic Siblings

How to Deal With Toxic Siblings

Being siblings doesn't necessarily mean getting along. Sadly, sometimes siblings just share a bloodline and their relationship is not built on mutual love, respect and support. If that's your case, you should check out our tips on how to deal with toxic siblings.
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How to Get Along With Your Cousins

How to Get Along With Your Cousins

Relationships between members of an extended family can very greatly. For example, some people treat their cousins as siblings, and others barely know them. If you are not very close with your cousins but want to become their friend, you should check out our tips on how to get along with your cousins.
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How to Honor a Deceased Family Member on Their Birthday

How to Honor a Deceased Family Member on Their Birthday

Losing someone you love is very painful. Although deep grief should not normally last for more than a year, it is natural to feel sad on the deceased person's birthday no matter how many years have passed. To overcome this sadness, find positive ways to honor a deceased family member on their birthday.
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How to Connect With Your Grandchildren

How to Connect With Your Grandchildren

Being a grandparent is not the same thing as being a parent. When your grandchildren are born, you won't automatically know what to do, how to behave around them and what your role in their life is. And if you don't live in the same city, grandparenting can be especially tough. Here are some tips for connecting with your grandchildren and maintaining a good relationship with them.
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How to Deal With a Difficult Daughter-in-Law

How to Deal With a Difficult Daughter-in-Law

So, your son got married and you want to have a good relationship with your daughter-in-law, but you are having trouble getting along with her. It happens all the time, because mothers-in-law and daughters-in-law often have different temperaments, communication styles, beliefs, attitudes, and approaches to problem solving. How to deal with a difficult daughter-in-law? Here are some tips.
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6 Tips for Getting Along With Your Daughter-in-Law

6 Tips for Getting Along With Your Daughter-in-Law

Dealing with in-laws can be hard, no matter how old you are and now much life experience you have. Even if you like your son's wife, it might take you a while to connect with her. Here are some tips for getting along with your daughter-in-law.
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How to Get Along With Your Adult Stepchildren

How to Get Along With Your Adult Stepchildren

Some people think that marrying someone with adult children is easier than marrying someone with younger kids. Surprisingly, it is wrong. Blended families with grown children can have just as many issues as blended families with young kids. There is no guarantee that adult children will be okay with their parent marrying someone. If you have trouble dealing with your grown stepkids, check out our tips for getting along with adult stepchildren.
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How to Give Advice to Your Parents

How to Give Advice to Your Parents

When we become adults, our relationship with our parents changes. We don't depend on them anymore, therefore they start to treat us as equals (well, it doesn't always work like that, but we are talking about an ideal situation here). Being equal with your parents means you can offer then advice when you need it. How to give advice to your parents?
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How to Survive Vacations With In-Laws

How to Survive Vacations With In-Laws

Going on vacation is great, you have time to relax and enjoy sunny weather. But what if your in-laws join you? Should you prepare for a disaster or will you love this time spent together? Let's see what can you do to survive vacations with in-laws.
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How to Become Friends With Your Adult Children

How to Become Friends With Your Adult Children

When your children grow up and move out of your house, your relationship with them changes. You still are their parent, but they are not kids anymore, they are adults capable of making their own decisions and taking responsibility (well, we hope they are). It's time to find a new balance and become their friend. How to become friends with your adult children?
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How to Become Friends With Your Parents

How to Become Friends With Your Parents

Different parents prefer different styles of parenting. Some parents think that it's important to be friends with their children, while others are convinced that parenting and friendship don't mix well. Be that as it may, many parent-child relationships start transforming into friendship when children become adults. How to become friends with your parents?
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How to Introduce Your Boyfriend to Your Children

How to Introduce Your Boyfriend to Your Children

Dating after divorce is very hard, because now you have to schedule your time between home, kids and your new special one. Your old wounds are healed and you're lucky with your new boyfriend, but now your kids have to know and accept him. How should you introduce your new boyfriend to your children?
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How to Handle Unsolicited Advice From Your Relatives

How to Handle Unsolicited Advice From Your Relatives

Everyone hates annoying unsolicited advice. Unfortunately, every family has a few members who think they know best and love to share their life experience with everyone, even though their experience is completely irrelevant. How to deal with unwanted advice from your relatives without causing a scene?
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What to Do If Your Mother-in-Law Hates You

What to Do If Your Mother-in-Law Hates You

There is a woman in the life of your husband, who's always very important for him. She gave him life and all her love she could. Yes, it's your mother-in-law, and it's great if you have good relations. But what to do if your mother-in-law hates you?
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How to Handle Meddling Relatives

How to Handle Meddling Relatives

Every family has a few annoying members who like to meddle in others' personal affairs. And they aren't even genuinely concerned about their relatives' well-being, they just like to meddle. Such family member can easily make a Christmas or Thanksgiving gathering a nightmare, so you need to know how to handle them. Here are some tips for dealing with meddling relatives.
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6 Tips for Stay-at-Home Dads

6 Tips for Stay-at-Home Dads

Traditional gender roles have been changing for quite some time. The number of women who become breadwinners and the number of men who stay at home and take care of the children have been gradually increasing since the late 20th century. Being a stay-at-home dad has become more common. Here are six tips for stay-at-home dads that might make coping with their new role easier.
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8 Dos of Stepparenting

8 Dos of Stepparenting

Unfortunately, there is no Stepparenting 101 course, most stepparents have to learn from their experience. There are, however, some tips for stepparents that might make this experience a bit easier. Here is our list of stepparenting dos that may help you get along with you stepchildren.
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How to Deal With Toxic Parents: 5 Steps

How to Deal With Toxic Parents: 5 Steps

Being in any toxic relations is always hard, but it's terrible when your parents are toxic. You want to feel love from your parents, but instead of it they make you feel shamed, invalidated and uncared. It's time to find out how to deal with toxic parents.
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