14 Gaslighting Phrases That Are Damaging Your Relationships

14 Gaslighting Phrases That Are Damaging Your Relationships

Gaslighting is a form of emotional abuse that involves manipulating someone into questioning their own reality and sanity. Here’s a list of phrases that gaslight your partner and why you should avoid using these at all cost. “You’re Overreacting” This phrase dismisses someone’s feelings and can make them feel like they’re being irrational or unreasonable….

“He Spends Hours On His Phone” – Wife Is Worried That Social Media Is Deteriorating Her Relationship

“He Spends Hours On His Phone” – Wife Is Worried That Social Media Is Deteriorating Her Relationship

A woman is wondering if she is overreacting over her husband’s phone use.  Phone Usage In Today’s Society In today’s digital age, it’s common for people to be glued to their phones. However, when phone use starts to impact relationships, it becomes a cause for concern. Recently, Jane* has shared her struggle regarding her husband’s…

“Not As Cute As A ‘White’ Nose” – Things People Have Said About Their Babies That Instantly Offended Moms

“Not As Cute As A ‘White’ Nose” – Things People Have Said About Their Babies That Instantly Offended Moms

Becoming a mom is an exciting and joyous time, but it can also bring some unexpected and downright weird comments from others. Here are some of the weirdest things people have said to moms about their newborns. Not as Cute as Her Nephew One person shared that their unlikable stepmom said their baby was “not…

Your Pearly Whites Are Too White – Beauty Standards People Secretly Don’t Like

Your Pearly Whites Are Too White – Beauty Standards People Secretly Don’t Like

Beauty standards have evolved over the years, but some trends are just downright baffling. From over-the-top veneers to giant eyelashes and orange-y tans, in this listicle, we’ll explore some of the beauty standards that we can’t believe people actually like. Incredibly White Veneers One person shared that they can’t believe people like incredibly white veneers,…

“My Mom Didn’t Breastfeed And We Turned Out Fine” – Woman Refuses To Breastfeed Despite The Pressure

“My Mom Didn’t Breastfeed And We Turned Out Fine” – Woman Refuses To Breastfeed Despite The Pressure

Pregnant woman is at her wit’s end as her mother-in-law continues to pester her about breastfeeding after she gives birth. She Doesn’t Want To Breastfeed A woman, who we’ll call Claire, has made up her mind that she doesn’t want to breastfeed. “I’m pregnant with my first kid and to be quite honest, I do…

He No Longer Wants His Children To Compete On Pageants – She Refuses

He No Longer Wants His Children To Compete On Pageants – She Refuses

Father of four angers wife after questioning her decision to put their four children in pageants. Introduction When it comes to beauty pageants, opinions are divided. On the one hand, they can be a source of joy, confidence-building, and opportunity for those involved. On the other, they are often criticized for being too coercive, promoting…

Movie Marathons and Games Night! Celebrate Any Day With Your Friends With These Fun Activities

Movie Marathons and Games Night! Celebrate Any Day With Your Friends With These Fun Activities

Although it’s no longer International Day of Friendship (it’s celebrated on July 30th each year), it’s always great to celebrate with friends. Here’s some things you can do when you want to celebrate friendships. Host a Cultural Potluck Hosting a cultural potluck is a great way to celebrate friendship and diversity. Invite your friends to…

People Share 7 Junk Food They Just Can’t Resist – What Would You Add To this List?

People Share 7 Junk Food They Just Can’t Resist – What Would You Add To this List?

Junk food is a guilty pleasure for many people, and we all have our own favorites. Seven people share their favorite junk food that you should try today. What would you add to this list? Doritos – Nacho Cheese “Doritos – Nacho cheese. After a day at the pool I could eat a whole bag…

Do You Apologize Too Much? 13 Tell-Tale Signs That You Were Neglected As A Child

Do You Apologize Too Much? 13 Tell-Tale Signs That You Were Neglected As A Child

Childhood neglect can have long-lasting effects on an individual’s life. From hoarding to trust issues, we’ll explore some of the signs that an adult may have experienced neglect as a child. Constant Apologizing Adults who were neglected as children may apologize excessively, even for things that don’t require an apology. Fast Talking Adults who were…

Feel Like You Never Have Money? You Might Be Wasting Money On These 13 Things Without Knowing It

Feel Like You Never Have Money? You Might Be Wasting Money On These 13 Things Without Knowing It

It’s easy to overspend and waste money without even realizing it. In today’s economy, it’s important to know exactly where your dollar is going. Here are many ways most people waste money – without knowing it. Eating Out Too Often Eating out can be convenient, but it can also be expensive. If you eat out…

Know Someone Who Might Be Lonely? Help Them Feel Better Using These Tips

Know Someone Who Might Be Lonely? Help Them Feel Better Using These Tips

According to National Today, Cheer Up The Lonely Day is celebrated across the United States every July 11 in order to spread awareness on the long-term effects of loneliness. However, we don’t need a special day to help cheer up lonely people. Here are some ways you can help with this movement on this day. Reach…

9 Easy Ways To Teach Your Kids About Finances During Talk Money Week

9 Easy Ways To Teach Your Kids About Finances During Talk Money Week

Talk Money Week is a great time to start teaching your kids about money and financial responsibility. Here are some tips to get started: Start Early Introduce basic concepts of money and saving to your kids as early as possible, using age-appropriate language and examples. Use Real-Life Examples Use real-life examples, such as grocery shopping…

Save The Babies: New Mom Opens Up About Feeling Of Worry After Her Child Is Born

Save The Babies: New Mom Opens Up About Feeling Of Worry After Her Child Is Born

One woman is baffled by the amount of worry she feels for babies everywhere right after giving birth. Becoming a new mom is a life-changing experience that is filled with love, wonder, and a sense of protectiveness towards the new bundle of joy. This is the case for one woman, who shared her experience on…

From Music to Dance: 20 Extracurricular Activities Your Kids Will Love

From Music to Dance: 20 Extracurricular Activities Your Kids Will Love

Are you tired of your kids spending all their free time glued to screens? Do you want to help them discover new interests and skills while having fun? We’ve scoured the internet to bring you the ultimate list of extracurricular activities for kids that are both educational and entertaining. From sports to music to science,…

Child Calls Embarrassing Mom A ‘Karen’ – Was She Wrong?

Child Calls Embarrassing Mom A ‘Karen’ – Was She Wrong?

A woman is wondering if she is in the wrong for telling a mother of a 2-year-old that she is irresponsible. Background A recent incident at a playground has sparked a debate on social media after a mother, who we’ll call Cheryl, called another mother “irresponsible” following an accident involving their children. The incident has…

Not A Fan Of Sleep – Mother Struggles To Put Her Toddler To Bed

Not A Fan Of Sleep – Mother Struggles To Put Her Toddler To Bed

A woman is frustrated with her toddler’s refusal to sleep. Parenting is a challenging and rewarding experience, but it can also come with a lot of guilt and frustration. One mother, who we’ll call Joanne, shares her struggles with putting her toddler to sleep and the guilt she feels when resorting to tough love. Not…

Pregnancy-Friendly Serums And More – The Best Beauty Products To Use During Pregnancy

Pregnancy-Friendly Serums And More – The Best Beauty Products To Use During Pregnancy

As a future mom, you have probably done your fair share of research on the do’s and don’ts during pregnancy. What to eat, what not to eat, activities you can or cannot do, the list goes on. But did you know that there are also do’s and don’ts in terms of taking care of your…

“As A Woman, I Don’t Want To Feel Like A Patriarch” – Woman Dumbfounded By Husband’s Request

“As A Woman, I Don’t Want To Feel Like A Patriarch” – Woman Dumbfounded By Husband’s Request

A woman is struggling with the thought of her husband quitting his job to become an artist. They Both Started With ‘Crappy’ Jobs In a recent post on Reddit, the original poster (OP) writes about her dilemma in balancing her rising career with her husband’s dream of pursuing a full-time career in art. She says:…

“How Dare You Say That! I’m Your Son” Young Child Upset After His Brother Set The Record Straight

“How Dare You Say That! I’m Your Son” Young Child Upset After His Brother Set The Record Straight

A young man is wondering if he was wrong for telling his brother to stop calling him ‘dad’. A 19-year-old man who we’ll call ‘Jim’ has questioned whether he was wrong to tell his 6-year-old brother that he is not his father. Absent Father Jim and his younger brother’s father has been absent for the…

Draft Exemption And Shorter Sentences: 11 Real Women’s Privilege That Men Will Never Experience

Draft Exemption And Shorter Sentences: 11 Real Women’s Privilege That Men Will Never Experience

While both men and women face challenges in life, there are certain privileges that women have that men will never experience. In this listicle, we’ll explore some of these privileges. Trust Around Children Women are generally trusted more around children than men. “If a man walks up to some kids and starts talking about how…

Promote A Safe Learning Environment: 14 Reasons To Homeschool Your Child

Promote A Safe Learning Environment: 14 Reasons To Homeschool Your Child

Homeschooling is a growing trend in education, and for good reason. From having a more flexible schedule to a safe learning environment, here are some of the benefits of homeschooling: Customized Education Homeschooling allows for a customized education that is tailored to the individual needs and interests of each student. This can lead to a…

Negative Influence, Reduced Productivity And More: 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Watch Netflix Tonight

Negative Influence, Reduced Productivity And More: 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Watch Netflix Tonight

Watching TV can be a relaxing and enjoyable activity, but it can also become a time-consuming habit that interferes with other important areas of your life. Here are some reasons why you shouldn’t waste time watching TV: Time Management Watching TV can be a major time sink that takes away from other important activities such…

Stress, Hate And More: 12 Things That Are Bad for Your Health That People Don’t Talk About Enough

Stress, Hate And More: 12 Things That Are Bad for Your Health That People Don’t Talk About Enough

When it comes to health, we often focus on obvious things like diet and exercise. However, there are many other factors that can impact our health that people don’t talk about enough. In this listicle, we’ll explore some of the things that are bad for your health that people don’t talk about enough. Chronic Stress…

11 Things That Used to Be Highly Respected But Are Now Regarded as a Complete Joke

11 Things That Used to Be Highly Respected But Are Now Regarded as a Complete Joke

As society evolves and changes, so do our opinions and attitudes towards certain things. What was once highly respected and admired can quickly become outdated and irrelevant. In this listicle, we’ll explore some of the things that used to be highly respected but are now regarded as a complete joke. MTV “MTV is weird now.”…

Talk Money Week Starts Now: Things You Should Do to Help Shed A Light On Your Finances

Talk Money Week Starts Now: Things You Should Do to Help Shed A Light On Your Finances

Talk Money Week is a time to open up conversations about money and financial well-being. Here are some things you can do during this week: Set Financial Goals Take some time to think about your financial goals and share them with your partner. Whether it’s saving for a down payment on a house or paying…

She Didn’t Want To Be Second Choice: Teenager Didn’t Want Mom To Remarry

She Didn’t Want To Be Second Choice: Teenager Didn’t Want Mom To Remarry

A woman shares the struggles that her niece is going through as a result of her mom remarrying. The Backstory Sera was only 7 when her world was shattered by the sudden death of her beloved father. Since then, the now 16-year-old girl has faced another major challenge: adjusting to a blended family that she…

8 Real Life Stories Of Things That Ruined People Financially –  Can You Relate?

8 Real Life Stories Of Things That Ruined People Financially – Can You Relate?

Many people have experienced financial setbacks in their lives, whether due to unexpected expenses, career changes, or personal challenges. In this listicle, we’ll hear from real people who have experienced financial ruin and the lessons they’ve learned from their experiences. Addiction Recovery One woman shared that her son’s rehab from an opiate addiction was a…

10 Secret Struggles Your Child’s Teacher Faces Everyday

10 Secret Struggles Your Child’s Teacher Faces Everyday

World Teacher’s Day is an annual event that celebrates the contributions of teachers to society. While teaching can be a rewarding profession, there are also many challenges that teachers face. Here are ten struggles that teachers have that others should know about. Lack of Resources Teachers often struggle with a lack of resources, including textbooks,…