Who Should Choose Your Profile Picture? Hint: It’s Not You

Who cares what other people think? We are bombarded with advice telling us to make our own choices and not be swayed by other people’s opinions. Be the master of your own destiny, they...

What Sacrifices Would You Make To Save Face?

Who cares about what other people think? Despite the contemporary mantra that it doesn’t matter, most of us care a great deal about how others see us. People will go to extraordinary lengths to...

Relationships — The Key to Life

“The only things that matter in life are your relations to other people.” Close relationships are the key to successful aging, it turns out. Not low cholesterol, a healthy 401K, a long career or how...

Divorcing TV From Marriage

Since before Claire and Phil on Modern Family, the fictional romances of TV have influenced the very real relationships in our lives. As captivating as those small screen marriages may be, is that such a good thing? Researchers...

33 Things I Will Tell My Daughter

Do you spend enough time with your children? This question haunts many busy parents, including me. It is based on the assumption that the more time we put in today, the better off they...

Why to Care About Sharing

Does chocolate taste better when shared? Absolutely, and research backs it up. Sharing an experience with another intensifies it. According to the study’s lead researcher, Erica Boothby of Yale University: When people are paying attention...