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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "A bad marriage can literally break your heart, especially if you’re a woman" [via The Washington Post] "Were you BORN to be single? Scientists discover a gene that makes certain people bad at relationships" [via Daily Mail] "Both Sides of a Breakup: [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: The Ultimate Guide to Being a Woman [via Buzzfeed] "Science Says Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits" [via Business Insider] "The Law of Fuck Yes or Fuck No" [via Mark Manson] "No Really, I Never Want to Have Kids" [via [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Why Men Paying For Dates Isn’t A Money Issue [via Creative Money] Anne Lamot, beloved author of Bird by Bird and other great reads (I loved Operating Instructions: A Journal of My Son's First Year when I was pregnant with Jackson), has [...]

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1XGPvbWn0A Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Video: Woman Endures Endless Catcalls During 10-Hour Walk In NYC [Gothamist] Amy Poehler has a new memoir out this week called Yes Please. Here, Terry Gross interviews her for NPR's Fresh Air. Related: "Amy Poehler's Book 'Yes Please' Will Give You [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "'Dating' vs. 'Married': How Text Messages Change Over Time" [via The Atlantic] Related to our discussion this past spring, "How Did you Spend Your Wedding Night," Jezebel says "Nobody Has Wedding Night Sex Anymore." "Please Do Not Leave A Message: Why Millennials [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: A key to happiness? "Buy Experiences, Not Things" [via The Atlantic] "An Unnatural Birth: In Praise of the Caesarean Section" [via Jezebel] "Social Media and the Limits of Friendship" [via The New Yorker] "A Point of View: Why short men make better [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "Sometimes I Say I'm Married, Sometimes I Pretend I'm Not" [via The XX Factor] "What If We Admitted to Children That Sex Is Primarily About Pleasure?" [via Pacific Standard] In the 21st century, most Americans marry for love. We choose partners who [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "It's 2014: Why Are Men Still Paying for First Dates?" The disturbing implications of a long-standing expectation [via The Atlantic] This is an interesting piece about blogging as a career for those of you who are interested in what it's like. I'm [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "No Way In Hell is My Boyfriend Getting Out Of Apple Picking This Year" [via Reductress] which reminds me of an all-time favorite: "It's Decorative Gourd Season, Motherfuckers" [via McSweeneys] From Addie Pray: I read this last night and I can't stop [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "Before it was cool: What I learned at the hipster sex party" [via Salon] "Male Birth Control Is Coming: 6 Things You Should Know" [via PopSugar Love] "11 Marriage Regrets From The Divorced" [via HuffPost] "How we end up marrying the wrong [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: Should you and your boyfriend or girlfriend move in together? Here's a flowchart to help you determine whether that's a good idea. "Bubbles Carry a Lot of Weight: Texting Anxiety Caused by Little Bubbles" [via NYTimes] It was like the moment I [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: New research shows that how thoughtfully couples make decisions can have a lasting effect on the quality of their romantic relationships. Couples who are decisive before marriage — intentionally defining their relationships, living together and planning a wedding — appear to have [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "A Jewish Matchmaker Whose Hand Led Hundreds Down the Aisle" [via NYTimes] "What It Really Feels Like To Be A Childfree Woman" [via HuffPost] "What an Introvert Sounds Like: The World Well-Being Project uses Facebook updates to correlate language with personality traits." [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "Why Names Are So Easy to Forget" [via The Atlantic] "Global Parenting Habits That Haven't Caught On In The U.S." [via NPR] "Every Year Since 1974, This Artist Has Photographed Herself In Nothing But Her 'Birthday Suit'" [via HuffPost] "Many Women Leave [...]

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Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: "The Divorce Rate Is Much Lower Than You Think" [via Women's Health] My second HuffPo piece is up. It's one you've seen before, but I'm sharing the link in case you'd like to pass it along (I've found that people who may [...]

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