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A boyfriend shaking the hand of his girlfriend's father as girlfriend and mother look on. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Meet the Parents?

Prepping Your Partner to Meet Your Parents Holiday season is officially upon us. With that comes family time and deciding whether or not you are ready to introduce your significant other to the parents. But how do you know if it is the right time? It varies from person to person,
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A woman introducing her boyfriend to her parents, who are sitting on a couch. (Photo: iStock)

Holiday Hurtle

Handling the Holidays with Family With Halloween out of the way, here come all the family-focused holidays! From Thanksgiving to Christmas or Hanukkah to New Year’s Day, all these holidays typically involve family reunions of some sort. This is great, but can be problematic if
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Three men and three women dressed in Halloween Costumes including witch, skelton and vampire at a house party. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Stages of Halloween

Deciding How to Celebrate This Halloween Throughout your relationship, you go through many stages. We all know about the honeymoon phase, the comfortable stage, and the usual ups and downs. But the thing with relationships that people often forget is that these stages aren’t
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