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3 Things To Make Your Husband Look at You ‘That Way’ Again

  My husband and I celebrated our twenty-second wedding anniversary yesterday. And as many beautiful memories as we’ve made, sometimes I still want those Romeo and Juliet moments back. The sad thing is, I know in my heart that my husband wants that pre-marriage spark back too. And maybe your marriage is facing the same dilemma. After all, one of the most unfortunate aspects of marriage is that we see our partners every day, but we tend to “look” at each other less than we did in the throes of new love. And what do our eyes spend time looking at instead? They look at work projects and bills. They focus on our children’s homework or our “to do” lists....

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My Top Holiday Gift Picks from Sierra (Pups, Finn, Friends and More!)

This post is sponsored by LTK and Sierra. The opinions and text are all mine.  I am a notorious last-minute holiday shopper. I cannot remember a year in my adult life that I was not out on Christmas Eve finishing up my shopping and I’m ALWAYS wrapping late into the night. As much as I’d like to think that I could be one of those people who have their Christmas shopping done before Thanksgiving, I know that’s just not how I’m wired. I like the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and operate best under a little pressure, haha. That said, I am trying to do a little better this year since there are some shipping issues and product...

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The Members Of This Online Group Want Everyone To Become Better At Socializing, And Here Are 41 Of Their Best Tips

According to legal consultant, communication coach and author David Parnell, being a people's person on the surface seems like a combination of features such as having a good personality or being a good listener, but when you start to look closer at what actually makes one likable, you notice that more often than not, these attributes come in the form of effective, accurate and persuasive communication. Which is exactly what the subreddit r/SocialSkills is all about. As the moderators of this online community say, it's "a place to share your favorite social skills tips, ask for advice, or offer encouragement to others on their social skills journey." Since its creation in 2009, the subreddit has grown to a 2.7 million-big...

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10 Productive Things You Can Do With Your Photos

(Guest writer: Jun Anover) Have you ever thought of what to do with your tons of photos? When was the last time you went through all your digital photos anyway? Photos could be spread out in different locations – in your phone, tablet, laptop, desktop PC, external hard disk, memory cards, and even in the cloud. Nowadays, the routine is simply to shoot and share on social media. After which images are just tucked anywhere convenient until the phone’s storage fills up. We’ve listed here suggestions of what you can do with those photos. These are not geared toward professional photographers but more for hobbyist and everyday, regular picture-takers. Those who occasionally deal with photos as part of their work...

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Flood-battered Langford residents worry next storms could spell disaster

Langford residents living along Millstream Creek are bracing for incoming storms which could see the already drenched region hit with tens of millimetres of rain in the coming days. Some Atkins Road residents like Jeff Morrow are especially aware of what’s at stake. His backyard was completely destroyed in a mudslide during Nov. 15’s record-breaking storm, very nearly taking his home of more than 30 years along with it. ”At daybreak (Nov. 15) I went out to look out from the deck and I was shocked by how high the water had come and how it was raging … you have your heart in your throat because there is nothing you can do about it,” Morrow said. “By 6 p.m....

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