Brittany Risher

Life

The Silent Treatment: How to Respond When Your Spouse Ices You Out

This is what to do when someone ices you out — and how to address issues more clearly.

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Let’s Get Silly: The Benefits of Being Playful in a Relationship

From inside jokes to flirting to role playing, finding the light side of life can help both of you feel more satisfied and connected.

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What the You Never Want to Have Sex Fight Is Really About

At least, it's likely about more.

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What Dads Miss When They Miss The Second-Trimester Ultrasound

COVID protocols mean that men might not be able to attend this appointment. That's for the best. But it means that fathers-to-be miss out on a lot.

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9 Signs You’re Mentally Exhausted — And How to Bounce Back

Time to recalibrate.

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Alone Time Is the Key to Staying Married. Find It.

Making sure both of you get some alone time — whatever that looks like — will keep you both happier and support your relationship even after you're no longer together nonstop.

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7 Ways to Handle Overly Critical or Judgmental People

There's no escaping negative comments. But you can learn to manage and even grow from them.