Lauren Schumacker

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10 Questions To Ask Your Partner That’ll Reveal If They're Committed To You

When a relationship is getting more serious, the word "commitment" tends to get thrown around a lot, by friends, family members, coworkers, and maybe even your therapist or another professional. Everyone wants to know if this relationship is one that…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Little Morning & Night Habits That Predict If A Couple Will Last

Relationships aren't easy. They take work each and every day in order for them to succeed. And even if you and your partner try to make things work, sometimes they just don't. In some ways, it'd be a lot easier if you could just know how long a relat…
By Lauren Schumacker

8 Old-Fashioned At-Home Leisure Activities We Should Bring Back

Sometimes the last things you want to do is go out somewhere in order to do something fun. But when the hours upon hours of TV get old, you might start searching for something else that you can do. Plus, if you stare at a screen all day for work, tha…
By Lauren Schumacker

6 Secrets You Can Tell Your Friends, But Not Your Partner

When it comes to secrets and relationships, you really do have to be careful. There might be things that you don't want to tell your partner, but know you need to, things that you always rush to tell them, or things that you'd rather not tell them, b…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Weird & Fascinating Things About The Male Reproductive System You Never Knew

If you're a woman, you might think you know all there is to know about the female reproductive system, but you also might realize that you don't know all that much — beyond the general basics — about the male reproductive system. Sure, you learned th…
By Lauren Schumacker

3 Relationship Experiences Your Partner Needs, Based On Their Zodiac Sign

There are a lot of things that zodiac signs can tell you about a person. Sometimes you read a breakdown of all of the various personality traits for a particular zodiac sign and it's almost scary how accurate it is for a certain person in your life. …
By Lauren Schumacker

11 Shocking Health Conditions You Can Actually Get From Kissing

Kissing is a part of most romantic relationships, no matter how serious they might be. You probably have never given much thought to anything regarding kissing beyond how it makes you feel or when you should go in for that first kiss, but there are a…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Important Male Hygiene Tips Most People Don’t Realize Men Need To Be Doing

There are things that you need to do to take care of yourself every day — or, at least, on a regular basis. These things can range from getting plenty of sleep to fitting in a workout, making sure you can squeeze in a shower, brushing your teeth, or …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Signs You’re Destined For Greatness

Many people want to be successful, but people define success in different ways. And even though everyone's personal idea of success might be different, there are some people that pretty much everyone can agree has achieved some level of greatness. If…
By Lauren Schumacker

15 Fascinating Changes That Happen In Women's Brains After They Have A Kid

When women become moms, as any woman who's become a mom will tell you, everything changes. Your whole life changes when you have kids, whether you're ready for it (or think you are) or not. You'll probably, at least for awhile, spend a lot less time …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Valentine's Day Poems For Kids Because They Want To Celebrate Too

Valentine's Day is a holiday with a lot of hype, especially if you're an adult. For better or worse, there are expectations set, plans to be made, gifts to give, all to show the people in your life how much you love them. Of course, for kids, the hol…
By Lauren Schumacker

11 Ways Your Pregnancy Will Be Different If You Have A Boy Vs A Girl

If you've been pregnant before, you might start comparing your previous pregnancies to that of your current pregnancy. A lot of things can change from pregnancy to pregnancy, based on a whole host of different factors (including how well you remember…
By Lauren Schumacker

'Poodle Cats' Are A Thing & You're Going To Want Like, 100 Of Them

If you've never seen a curly-haired cat that looks it might be half-cat, half-poodle, well, you're missing out. 'Poodle cats' are so exceedingly fluffy that you can't help but get all mushy inside when you see them. They're pretty much as adorable as…
By Lauren Schumacker

34 Little Signs You're Being Lied To

Everyone lies from time to time. Whether they're little lies to spare feelings or full-on whoppers, it's hard to avoid them entirely. And since you know that pretty much everyone tells a lie, leaves information out of the discussion, or stretches the…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Questions To Ask Your Partner About Their Ex That'll Strengthen Your Bond

Asking your partner questions about their ex (or exes) can seem either like the best idea you've ever had or the worst. On the one hand, asking your partner about the things that went wrong (or right) in their past relationships might help the two of…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Ways To Settle An Argument When It Feels Like You’ll Never Agree

Arguments and disagreements are a part of life, but, hopefully, you're usually able to peacefully come to an agreement or compromise. Sometimes, however, it appears as though there's no way that you'll ever be able to reach an agreement, regardless o…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Unexpected Characteristics All Right-Brained People Have In Common

You may have heard in the past that people are either left-brain or right-brain dominant, meaning that one side of their brain shapes their personality and things that they do more than the other. Although more recent research has shown that that mig…
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Common Things You Don’t Realize Men Find Really Endearing

There are a lot of little things that you do each and every day without giving much thought as to what, if anything, other people think about them. And because of that, you're likely doing things each day that are sweet, attractive, or endearing with…
By Lauren Schumacker

11 Celebs Who Look Exactly Like Their Baby Photo

People seem to love combing through photos of celebrities from before they were famous, when they maybe were babies or little kids, not as polished and pulled together as they tend to always seem to be now. Celebrities aren't all that different from …
By Lauren Schumacker

7 Things Confident People Never Do In An Argument

Arguments can be difficult to navigate, no matter who they're with. Some people like to argue and feel energized afterward, while others dread even the idea of an argument. They can be tricky because you have to contend with how you want to present y…
By Lauren Schumacker