Tag: family

How to Know if Your Relationship Is Becoming Serious

Being in a relationship is fun, but many people have casual relationships before finding the person they expect to spend the rest of their life with. If you’ve never found someone that you’ve progressed even slightly past the casual stage with, you might not know how to tell when your relationship has turned into something Read More…

How to Deal With Unexpected DNA Ancestry Results

Companies market DNA ancestry tests as a great way to find information about your ancestors. They’re very useful for many people, and it’s especially nice to have the results when you’ve been confused about your heritage, such as when you’re adopted, or you don’t have any living ties to biological relatives. These DNA ancestry tests Read More…

How to find a sibling who was put up for adoption

Putting together a family tree after adoption is often framed in one way: an adoptee searching for biological parents. However, there are many other moving parts to the puzzle, each equally important. Whether you’ve just found out that a biological sibling you had was placed for adoption, or you’ve always known but never known how Read More…

3 Things to Keep in Mind When It Comes to Your DNA Ancestry Results

People love finding out where they came from. It’s a good way to learn more about yourself, and an even better way to see the similarities between you and your ancestors. One of the ways that people are doing that is by using DNA ancestry tests. Companies market these tests as a way to tell Read More…

The Pros and Cons of Polygamous Relationships

Polygamy has been around for an extremely long time. However, the misconception is that it’s simply when a man takes multiple wives, which is a common tradition in some places but generally not accepted in Western civilization. In actuality, polygamy is much broader than that. Some studies suggest that up to one in five single Read More…

5 Reasons You Should Leave Instead of Cheating

Cheating is an unfortunately common occurrence in relationships. In fact, about 21% of young adults have cheated in a relationship at least once — and the number might be even higher, with people being less likely to tell someone that they’ve cheated. It’s clearly not uncommon for people to feel the urge to cheat, especially Read More…

How to Trace Your Biological Family Tree

Whether you were adopted, your parents were adopted, or part of your family is estranged, tracing your biological family tree can be extremely difficult. It might even seem impossible! But you’ll be happy to know that it is possible, as long as you’re willing to do a little more digging than many people might need Read More…

3 Easy Ways to Find the Names of Your Living Biological Relatives

Whether you’ve been adopted, you’re estranged from your family, or you have estranged relatives, it might be difficult to find your living biological relatives. However, if you want to connect with your family, you’re going to have to start somewhere, and finding out their names is a great first step. It’s actually not as difficult Read More…

How to Navigate Adoption File Release Laws

If you were adopted, you may eventually come to a time when you want to get in touch with your biological family. After all, it’s nice to know who your biological parents are, especially if you really don’t know anything about them. Nothing says you have to stay in contact, but it’s satisfying to know Read More…

Preparing for Divorce When Your Husband Is Cheating

People have been cheating on their partners for thousands and thousands of years. Many of the great leaders of ancient civilizations committed infidelity, and there are even myths from very early history that involve infidelity. Though many things have changed since then, one thing remains the same: it’s still incredibly painful to learn that you’ve Read More…