Underspending in Bad Times

Underspending in Bad Times

That is, do people actually spend less money than they should in bad times? In the moderate payments condition, they got 7 oranges on good days and 3 on bad ones.

Quins mum gets real about the difficulties of marriage

Quins mum gets real about the difficulties of marriage

Surprised By Five's Kim Tucci recently shared a candid post to Facebook about the seven year itch and the perception of 'perfect' we're all so used to on social media these days.

Joanna Gaines reveals what a 30-cent ramen dinner taught her about mom guilt

Joanna Gaines reveals what a 30-cent ramen dinner taught her about mom guilt

It’s about finding little ways to connect." Of course, Gaines has been busier than ever since the arrival of her youngest son — 7-month-old Crew — but rather than increasing the feelings of guilt, she says he's been "a gift" that's left her celebrating "this sweet stage of life." And he's inspired her to celebrate other mothers — and to help them.

Mom has 'gender reveal' photo shoot for transgender child

Mom has 'gender reveal' photo shoot for transgender child

Weary from repeating the same conversation to loved ones, the family from Louisville, Kentucky, just decided to have a goofy and heartwarming photo shoot announcing to the world that "It's a boy!" The pictures of a smiling Brown swaddled in a blanket and holding blue balloons with Green and his younger brother, Lucas, 17, have led to an enormous outpouring of support since Green posted them on Facebook.

Babysitting rates across the country: See how your city ranks

Babysitting rates across the country: See how your city ranks

The average hourly rate for a babysitter is $16.75 for one child and $19.26 for two kids, according to the 2019 annual study compiled by UrbanSitter .

Sara, Erin Foster Praise Kate Hudson’s Hands-On Parenting

Sara, Erin Foster Praise Kate Hudson’s Hands-On Parenting

Kate Hudson gave birth to her third child in October 2018, but welcoming a newborn with her boyfriend, Danny Fujikawa , hasn’t kept the actress from her busy schedule, according to the new dad’s stepsisters — and Hudson’s friends — Sara and Erin Foster .

An Overview of Separation Theory

An Overview of Separation Theory

The unfortunate consequence is that the same defenses that enabled us to survive the emotional pain of childhood and existential despair are not only maladaptive and limit our personal potential for living a full life, but they also inevitably lead to negative behaviors toward others, thereby perpetuating a cycle of destructiveness.

Perth girl sends heartbreaking message to friends before taking own life

Perth girl sends heartbreaking message to friends before taking own life

A Perth schoolgirl who tragically took her own life after allegedly being the subject of bullying and racism sent friends a heartbreaking message just hours before she attempted suicide.

Melinda Gates annual letter will address U.S. maternal death rates

Melinda Gates annual letter will address U.S. maternal death rates

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Melinda Gates: U.S. maternal death rate is "incredibly disturbing" Melinda Gates previewed her annual letter, saying it's "incredibly disturbing" America has the worst maternal death rate of any developed country.

What Does It Take to Have a Healthy Personality?

What Does It Take to Have a Healthy Personality?

The first step in the approach the researchers used was to ask personality experts to provide their own ratings of which of the 30 qualities in the Five Factor Model comprise the healthy personality.

Gwyneth Paltrow Honeymoons With Brad Falchuk, Ex Chris Martin

Gwyneth Paltrow Honeymoons With Brad Falchuk, Ex Chris Martin

Paltrow explained on Wednesday that she and the Brit want to “minimize” the pain of divorce for their children. A source told Us Weekly in November that Apple and Moses adore the TV producer’s son Brody and daughter Isabella, from his previous marriage to Suzanne Falchuk.

U.S. fertility rate continues 7-year decline

U.S. fertility rate continues 7-year decline

Egg freezing: NBC's Morgan Radford explores fertility frontier The trend seen in the United States is also seen in much of the developed world, including Western Europe, said Dr. John Rowe, a professor at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health.

'I finally tried a vibrator and all I have to say is... HOLY GUACAMOLE!'

'I finally tried a vibrator and all I have to say is... HOLY GUACAMOLE!'

She could tell, because she simply smiled and said, “Trust me, your life will change.” So I charged the little baby up, and like any normal person, I googled, “how to use a vibrator.” Ahh the internet, it’s pure gold.

Fearing the Truth

Fearing the Truth

Preventing avoidable failure thus starts with encouraging people throughout a company to push back, share data, and actively report on what is really happening in the lab or in the market so as to create a continuous loop of learning and agile execution.

The Hidden Leverage of Feedback

The Hidden Leverage of Feedback

When people know to ask for feedback, they feel in control, West says. Gradually, West says, people will feel safer asking for feedback if they know the resulting discussion will be productive, not threatening.

Christmas tree hack: Mum's cling wrap trick will save you time next year

Christmas tree hack: Mum's cling wrap trick will save you time next year

Nice and easy If you want to take the lights off the tree before storing it, you can try this old faithful toilet roll trick.

Gordon Ramsay and Wife Tana Expecting Fifth Child After Miscarriage

Gordon Ramsay and Wife Tana Expecting Fifth Child After Miscarriage

Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Mark's Club Gordon Ramsay announced on Instagram on Tuesday, January 1, that he and wife Tana are expecting their fifth child, less than two years after a devastating miscarriage.

American Girl's 2019 'Girl of the Year' is a junior chef with a screen-time obsession

American Girl's 2019 'Girl of the Year' is a junior chef with a screen-time obsession

"In an age where families are often striving for quality time together, we hope Blaire inspires everyone to make a New Year’s resolution to connect more regularly with the important people in their lives and make their time together this year really count." Blaire and her outfits and accessories, which include a lamb and piglet and items for gardening and party decor, are available Jan. 1 at AmericanGirl.com and in American Girl retail stores.

What Exactly Is Infidelity?

What Exactly Is Infidelity?

Defining Features of Sexual Infidelity Hundreds of examples of definitions of infidelity that were generated by participants were evaluated for basic themes. A majority of participants included something about sexual infidelity with someone other than one's partner in their sample definitions.

New Year's Eve with kids? Celebrate with these 8 party ideas

New Year's Eve with kids? Celebrate with these 8 party ideas

Celebrate with these 8 party ideas Sonja Haller, USA TODAY Published 6:00 a.m. ET Dec. 28, 2018 Find something to eat, drink, make and play so New Year's Eve with kids in 2018 is memorable.

Seven Strategies to Shut Down Body Shaming Over the Holidays

Seven Strategies to Shut Down Body Shaming Over the Holidays

If you have family members prone to this kind of body talk, here are a few strategies for kind ways to redirect these conversations. Family member: "I just don’t understand why you’re not skinny like your sister."

Rapid Test for Cancer Developed by Researchers

Dec. 5, 2018 -- A 10-minute test that can detect cancer cells anywhere in the body has been developed by researchers. They used the test on more than 200 tissue and blood samples and found that it was 90 percent accurate in detecting cancerous cells, CNN reported.

Scooter Braun, Wife Yael Cohen Welcome Baby Girl

Scooter Braun, Wife Yael Cohen Welcome Baby Girl

and we wouldn’t want it any other way,” Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande’s manager, 37, wrote on Instagram along with a picture of his wife touching skin-to-skin with the newborn on Monday, December 3.

Ready, Set... Relax

Ready, Set... Relax

Part of my job, then, when faced with the army of stressed-out individuals walking into my clinic, is to help people increase their rest, recovery, and repair. This being the modern world, there are all sorts of gadgets and technologies to increase parasympathetic tone without the work of active yoga or meditation.

Addressing Rising Suicide Rates Among Women Veterans

Addressing Rising Suicide Rates Among Women Veterans

When I started sifting through the literature, it quickly became apparent that there is extraordinarily little in the way of research specifically addressing suicide among female military veterans, especially given that suicide rate among women veterans has increased far more dramatically than for male veterans.

Al Roker, Natalie Morales, 8 chefs cook Thanksgiving meal for California wildfire first responders

Al Roker, Natalie Morales, 8 chefs cook Thanksgiving meal for California wildfire first responders

Natalie Morales (center) and Al Roker (right) meet with people as the TODAY show hosted a Thanksgiving Dinner with help from celebrity chefs at CSU Chico Sutter Dining for local firefighters and their families that lost their homes in the devastation consumed by the Camp Fire that continues to impact the area on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in Chico, Calif.

21 gift basket ideas for the holidays

21 gift basket ideas for the holidays

That’s right, these baskets (and now sometimes boxes, crates and even backpacks) runneth over with creative, curated collections ready to be joyously received by everyone on your list. Nuts Pretzels and Chocolate Gift Basket, $40, Amazon "Chocolate Love" Spa Bath Bombs Gift Set $20 Amazon

Holiday Strategies for Dealing With Difficult Family Members

Holiday Strategies for Dealing With Difficult Family Members

You can diffuse the situation by pleasantly saying something like: “Although I don’t eat [blank], I appreciate that you continue our family holiday traditions.

Sex Helps Initiate Relationships with Potential Partners

Sex Helps Initiate Relationships with Potential Partners

Studies 3 and 4 were designed to establish a causal connection between activation of the sexual system and non-sexual behaviors (provision of responsiveness and help, respectively) that are not only strategically employed to initiate relationships with potential partners but also play a key role in supporting long-term bonding3.

Do Concussions Increase the Risk of Suicide?

Do Concussions Increase the Risk of Suicide?

Previous studies have suggested that people who suffer traumatic brain injury (TBI) have an increased risk for suicide. The data suggest that even mild TBI, i.e., a concussion, can result in changes in the brain that increase the risk of suicide.

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