Thursday March 6, 2014
It's official "Oreo Cookie Day" which just seems like as good a time as any to get together with your friends, doesn't it? How about having a little party where you bring different Oreo desserts and relax after work?
Here are a few recipes I found, all using Oreo cookies. Give them a try and let me know how they are.
If you're really feeling ambitious, you could even try making some homemade Oreo cookies.
Wednesday March 5, 2014
If you can find another couple to bond with, your relationship will reap the benefits of the friendship. New research from Wayne State University uncovered a surprising fact about couples friends:
"Furthermore, when couples were more responsive with their new friends -- defined as validating the sharing of personal information in a caring and positive way -- they felt more passionate about their own relationship, researchers noted."
This means that if you have positive couples friends who care about you and are supportive of your marriage, you'll feel more positive about your romantic relationship.
Here's more about making and keeping couples friends:
Tuesday March 4, 2014
We all deal with loneliness at times, so what's your way of getting through it? Sharing your tips can help another person who is lonely.
Check all that apply.
Or, leave your response in the form of a comment below.
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Monday March 3, 2014
It's "Fun Facts With Names" Day today. How will you celebrate? Why not look up some of your friend's names and let them in on the true meaning behind them.
For those new around here, I start every week with a list of news items I've found that might make for good small talk. Here are a few other subjects that would work as well. Keep these in mind as you talk to friends.
Alec Baldwin is done with public life. He said so!
I'm jealous of Oprah's first selfie because she was photobombed by Idris Elba. Swoon.
I liked this story about a 16-year old girl who invented something very cool and smart.
This parrot helped solve his owner's murder.
Who is the highest paid ex-NFL star? I didn't guess this, but it's Roger Staubach! He invested well. Good for him.
A stolen car gets returned 40 years later.
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