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  • Our Relationships Must SING or Die

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    Gregg Henriques
    2 Sep 2014 | 12:15 pm
    SING is an acronym for “suppose innocence, not guilt.” It expresses a fundamental principle of life, explaining how we relate to others and the world around us through a triad of spontaneity tempered by caution to produce a reliable trust. read more
  • Meaningful relationships can help you thrive

    Relationships News -- ScienceDaily
    29 Aug 2014 | 5:42 am
    Deep and meaningful relationships play a vital role in overall well-being. A new paper provides an important perspective on thriving through relationships, emphasizes two types of support that relationships provide, and illuminates aspects where further study is necessary.
  • Sexual Meditation Helps Everything

    Have The Relationship You Want
    Rori Raye
    29 Aug 2014 | 1:33 pm
    Here is what I see: As long as we are feeling separate from ourselves and others – no amount of talking about “opening up” will help. We have to do the Tools… Here’s how to use the Sensual Meditation from the Have The Relationship You Want ebook, NOW, to help everything inside and around you: […] Related posts: The Biggest Trigger – Sex Avatar’s Impact: How To Train Like A Na’vi What “Holding Onto” A Man Looks Like…
  • 8 Ways To Avoid The Awkward Tension After An Argument

    Lovepanky | Your Guide to Better Love and Relationships
    Lovepanky
    31 Aug 2014 | 12:55 pm
    Arguments are never fun. And the awkward tension after the argument? That’s even worse! Use these 8 ways to clear the awkward silence quickly. By Alice Tucker Don’t you hate that awkward tension after an argument? You know, the one that people don’t really talk about? You’re not even annoyed anymore, but there’s just this awkward silence and you can’t quite seem to snap back into normality. You wonder whether your partner is still annoyed, or whether they too are hovering in limbo between arguing and normality. Neither partner wants to be the first to move,…
  • Small Moments, Big Love

    Marriage Confessions | Marriage Confessions
    Katie
    1 Sep 2014 | 5:25 am
    There hasn’t really been much blog-worthy stuff happening on the home-front lately.  Life has just kind of been creeping along.  And, I have to say, I kind of love that.  Last year, I remember we over-committed ourselves during this time of year.  This year, though, we had a conscious effort to keep the first few weeks of school kind of low key, and it has been wonderful.  We have truly gotten to focus on the few things we wanted to focus on.  Such as… Bean started playing soccer last week.  We tried this when he was three years old, but it was a disaster.  He just stood…
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  • Achizitionarea unui sistem POS

    James
    1 Sep 2014 | 2:21 am
    Ești un retailer care este în căutarea de a crește profiturile dvs. de afaceri? Dacă este așa, tu nu sunt cu siguranta singur. Vânzări mai mari și o creștere a satisfacției clienților sunt două obiective importante, printre mulți comercianți cu amănuntul. Dacă sunteți în căutarea pentru a realiza aceste obiective, este important să luați o privire atentă la echipamente POS, de asemenea, denumit în mod obișnuit ca punct de echipamente de vânzare. La examinarea echipamente POS, veți găsi că este vorba într-un număr de formate diferite. De exemplu, este posibil de…
  • Cum sa cumperi un incarcator de laptop Dell?

    James
    25 Aug 2014 | 7:15 am
    În cazul în care aveți deja o mână înainte laptop dell, a cumpara o baterie de laptop Dell devine foarte ușor ca sunteti deja constienti de modelul, tipul de baterie și cu toate alte detalii necesare. Pe langa toate, unul dintre factorii majori care trebuie să păstreze un ochi pe este de siguranță și de precauție pe care ar trebui să respecte în același timp, pentru cumpărare Laptop baterie. Deși Dell are produsele sale distribuite la toate magazinele electronice și companii de renume cu toate acestea, dacă vă verificați mai întâi pe site-ul Dell și întreba despre…
  • Panouri solare

    James
    31 Jul 2014 | 6:55 am
    Un panou solar este de fapt un dispozitiv care permite colectarea și transformarea energiei solare în energie electrică sau chiar caldura. Conceptul de panouri solare Panourile solare sunt cunoscute ca panouri radiante fotovoltaice si atomii care sunt prezenti în aceste panouri sunt atrasi prin acțiunea energiei solare. Acești atomi sunt prezenți într-un strat de siliciu, care se află între două panouri cunoscute ca panouri protector. O formațiune de curent electric are loc ca urmare a acțiunii de electroni din atomii menționate anterior,  iar acestea sunt apoi utilizate de…
  • Aplicații pentru iPhone

    James
    24 Jul 2014 | 7:06 am
    Telefonul inteligent și iPhone-ul par a fi în competiție foarte strâns unele cu altele. Telefonul inteligent se pare ca este cel mai apropiat comparația cu iPhone-ul cu aspectul său, design si caracteristici. Există totuși unele caracteristici care trage cele două în afară. Cea mai tare iPhone gadget mână este, fără îndoială, cel mai bun telefon pentru toți oamenii de internet savvy din lume. Aici sunt unele dintre sfaturile de care se va adăuga doar până la distracție de a folosi acest obiect gadget extins mână. Gândiți-vă la a fi, fără a iPhone-ul de ceva timp…
  • Cum coenzima Q10 poate beneficia sanatatii tale

    James
    24 Jul 2014 | 6:33 am
    Știați că există un supliment care poate întări inima, muschi si organe? Coenzima Q10 a început să primească o mulțime de atenție, datorită beneficiilor sale de sănătate potențiale. Cu toate acestea, mulți oameni care ar trebui să fie luat aceasta nu sunt, deoarece acestea nu au nici o idee despre efectele sale. Ce este Coenzima Q10? Înțelegerea CoQ10 va face îți dai seama cât de important această substanță este de a ajuta mentine corpul activ și sănătos. Celulele au o structură numite mitocondrii, care are grasimi si zaharuri și le transformă în energie. Este…
 
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    Relationships

  • Increasing Your Conflict Intelligence

    Peter T. Coleman, Ph.D.
    2 Sep 2014 | 6:17 pm
    Today’s dispute-prone professional environments require us to have a wide array of conflict-management strategies and to be able to employ them artfully and effectively.read more
  • Sperm Donation: A Different Animal Than You Might Think

    Sharon I. Praissman and Emma Williams
    2 Sep 2014 | 1:05 pm
    Emma used to have the inaccurate idea that sperm donors were largely anonymous and made a one-time contribution to their offspring’s lives. Also: what does the research say about the likelihood of getting pregnant with donor sperm?read more
  • Our Relationships Must SING or Die

    Gregg Henriques
    2 Sep 2014 | 12:15 pm
    SING is an acronym for “suppose innocence, not guilt.” It expresses a fundamental principle of life, explaining how we relate to others and the world around us through a triad of spontaneity tempered by caution to produce a reliable trust. read more
  • Are We Becoming A Relationally Challenged Society?

    Vinita Mehta, Ph.D., Ed.M.
    2 Sep 2014 | 11:17 am
    Two recent studies point to a difficult predicament in modern American life: we need relationships to be happy, but we see others in a less positive light than we used to. read more
  • Brain Insights and Well-Being

    Daniel J. Siegel, M.D.
    2 Sep 2014 | 10:57 am
    With integration emerges coherence and harmony, the basis of health.read more
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    Relationships News -- ScienceDaily

  • Childhood adoption experiences: Effect later in adulthood

    1 Sep 2014 | 9:35 am
    Adoptions have been running at record levels in the UK, with recent figures showing an annual rate of almost 4,000 – up by 15 per cent – while Government reforms have attempted to boost the process. Now a researcher is investigating the long-term impact that adoption makes on individuals.
  • Meaningful relationships can help you thrive

    29 Aug 2014 | 5:42 am
    Deep and meaningful relationships play a vital role in overall well-being. A new paper provides an important perspective on thriving through relationships, emphasizes two types of support that relationships provide, and illuminates aspects where further study is necessary.
  • Healthy working environment is a salvation

    28 Aug 2014 | 6:02 am
    Contract workers in Norway often face the worst and most unpredictable working conditions. But good management and support from colleagues makes these workers more robust. Outsourcing and contracted personnel have been on the increase in Norway for a number of years. As part of a three-year project, researchers collected data from the cleaning, construction, shipbuilding and healthcare industries, in order to examine how outsourcing affected working conditions and sickness leave.
  • Gang life brings deep health risks for girls

    27 Aug 2014 | 12:16 pm
    Being involved in a gang poses considerable health-related risks for adolescent African American girls, including more casual sex partners and substance abuse combined with less testing for HIV and less knowledge about preventing sexually transmitted diseases, according to a new study.
  • Parents, listen next time your baby babbles

    27 Aug 2014 | 9:26 am
    Parents who try to understand their baby's babbling let their infants know they can communicate, which leads to children forming complex sounds and using language more quickly. The study's results showed infants whose mothers attended more closely to their babbling vocalized more complex sounds and develop language skills sooner.
 
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  • This isn't a fairytale.

    simplyparadoxical
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:23 pm
    Today you brushed my hand.  I’ve always thought those moments that I read about in fairytales are fabricated.  The moments where two people brush hands and they feel what can only be described as a jolt of electricity weren’t realistic.  But today, you brushed my hand, and in that fleeting moment, I painfully became aware of every cell’s existence in my body.  I don’t know if you noticed my sharp intake of breath; you were standing so close.  I tried to stand still, but my cells were screaming for you to touch them again.  You had to hear them.  Just like…
  • Tough questions: Mending the Past

    lovelygirl
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:18 pm
    I have so many questions which haven’t been answered. What usually happens is that I form an o
  • Words Between Mom and Boy, Part 2

    Holistic Wayfarer
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:18 pm
    At Six First bite into food. Mmmmmm. Life is good. At Six-and-a-half How many odd numbers are there?
  • Love : A Realistic Overview

    sabinarosh
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:15 pm
    We all experience falling in love, once in our lifetime. When you start loving someone, its probably the time when you are happy the most. Being truly in love, naturally makes you a better person. When you realize, you can sacrifice for someone, you care, you look after, you empathize and understand the person in the best way possible. There are so many real life stories which has set brilliant examples for the world today, to value the feeling of love. But here’s a reality check – when you are in love, is it all that easy like it seems in the love story you read or the romantic…
  • Increasing Your Conflict Intelligence

    LouzWate
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:07 pm
    Today’s dispute-prone professional environments require us to have a wide array of conflict-management strategies and to be able to employ them artfully and effectively. read more http://ift.tt/1w4kh6h
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    Talk About Marriage

  • Wife and her "Friends"

    A_Confused_Ax
    2 Sep 2014 | 9:25 pm
    So she is a bit of a tomboy at heart, so she's always hung out with guys. Never really bothered me. Now she's claiming we're "separated", and is now talking to a bunch of guys to go hang out on craigslist. Hmm... Problem is I imagine she hangs out with her "friends" and driving my car while doing it. Looking for advice here for the following: There is no legal separation in the books right now, so I wonder should I file for that, and protect myself because she doesn't have her driver's license, just her permit, so if she gets pulled over or something it comes on me,…
  • ethical dilemma / immigration + lost love + homeland

    scientist
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:49 pm
    Hello everyone, I am having an enormous ethical/marriage dilemma and would much appreciate all the help I can get. The situation- I came to the States a number of years back (to study science). Here I met a lady from a very similar culture (the same language), we got married a few years back. We have similar hobbies, like the same TV shows, have the same spending habits and family/friends values. I got my green card through her. Please do not think that I married her only because of the green card, that is not true. I could likely get the card through job as well but that would not be as…
  • It's driving me crazy!

    confused73
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:37 pm
    When I first started dating my wife she went on a trip with her mom and said she was going to go to another city close by and stay a night with her girlfriend and instead she went out with her and ended up staying at her ex's house, of course she said nothing happened and i let it go. we got married and six years later she was still sending him happy birthday emails and he was sending them to her and signing off with Love, she was not but she did xo. she would say things like awww you're sweet to remember. so she took a trip two years ago with her friends to a place where her and her ex met…
  • Marriage turning sour

    Junos
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:26 pm
    What I believed to be a great marriage has quickly begun to unravel. My wife and I have been married for 7 years, I am 28 she is 27. No kids yet unless you count our two cats :D. For the most part in our last 6 ½ years together we have been pretty tied together. We rarely spent any time apart from each other, except for work and college. I love it. I love spending all of my time with just her. She on the other hand has gotten bored. She has now started to go out with friends on the weekends. I really don’t have a problem with that, I encouraged it. She wants me to do the same but I really…
  • Exit affair - what do you make of this?

    TryingToRecover
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:00 pm
    A friend of ours called my WS this morning to tell him his wife of not quite two years is leaving him for another man. He was only told hours ago, by his WW. He had not been suspicious. WW is a SAHM to her children from a previous marriage; they have no children together and he has no bio kids at all. He is, however, very close to her kids. He describes the situation as the family he never had. He's in his early 50's and was married once before for about 10 years, no kids, marriage basically ended amicably, no cheating that I know of. Our friend, the BS, works very long hours, is often out of…
 
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  • Just in case you missed them...

    johnpatrickadams
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:47 pm
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  • Honeymoon Destination

    Adriana Paczynski
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:42 pm
    Less than 40 days until I arrive at my dream destination with my husband-to-be. The Maldives has been on my hit list for quite some time and we couldn’t resist when planning our honeymoon. Obviously I will be more so out of contact while I am away for two weeks (Maldives for 11 nights, Singapore for 2) but upon my arrival home I look forward to sharing with you what I know will be an amazing review! So where exactly? The Maldives has fascinated me for a long time. Whilst planning my honeymoon with my fiancé we discovered that the Maldives is made up of about 26 islands. A lot of…
  • Reality of Second Chances Fanpage giveaway!

    elizabethak
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:32 pm
    First I want to tell you a little about my book The Reality of Second Chances, available for $.99 on Amazon. http://www.amazon.com/Reality-Second-Chances-Elizabeth-King-ebook/dp/B00JW89VCO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1398480458&sr=8-1&keywords=the+reality+of+second+chances Amanda met her husband Nicholas while they were in high school. They shared a passionate few months together before they got pregnant with their first child. Now ten years later Amanda and Nick are in an unhappy marriage, that is about to come crumbling down. On what seemed like a normal morning, Amanda came…
  • Divorce is EASY!

    divorced dad
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:29 pm
    Said no one EVER! Come on. How hard can it be? Surely it’s easier than marriage. It’s gotta be! Right? Not so fast there Sparky. They say the grass is always greener. Well there are just as many, if not more, weeks and thickets on the D-side of that fence. And if you have kids, there’s one aspect of a divorce that many people seem to overlook. Even though you’re divorced, your ex is going to be a part of your life for as long as your kids are alive. Let that sink in. … I’ll wait. Should you decide, as my ex and I did, that you are going to continue…
  • Giveaway! Giveaway! Giveaway!

    bookishjen
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:19 pm
    A few months ago I read a wonderful novel “This Is Were I Leave You” by Jonathan Tropper. Now the film adaptation is being released by Warner Brothers on September 19th, 2014. Click below to take a look at the movie’s trailer. And here is the official synopsis of the movie version of This Is Where I Leave You: “When their father passes away, four grown siblings, bruised and banged up by their respective adult lives, are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and…
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  • It Doesn’t Take Two

    Corey
    1 Sep 2014 | 5:17 am
    It doesn’t “take two,” as the old saying goes. It takes two to keep your marriage the same; it only takes one to change it. When you change, the relationship changes. It Doesn’t Take Two is written by Corey from: Simple Marriage ----------- A FEW THINGS WE LOVE: Simple Marriage's eCourses - marriage help from the comfort of your own phone. Sexy Marriage Radio
  • An Alternative To Combat Distraction, Routine And Busyness

    Corey
    28 Aug 2014 | 6:30 am
    Life is full of distraction. Everywhere you look something’s vying for your attention. Take your kids to school, ride the train to work, log onto the Internet and you’ll see things aimed at taking your money, focus, and time. One thing about a world full of attention clutter, our brain can become numb to it so we get to where we don’t even see it. But don’t kid yourself, there’s a drawback to this numbness. It also means we don’t really experience the other things in our life. Human nature seems to crave routine and structure. One way we can combat…
  • The Problem With Date Night

    guest
    24 Aug 2014 | 1:04 pm
    This is a guest post from Emma Merkas of Couples Massage Courses. We all know we should go on regular dates with our spouse, right? The same way we know we should eat more Brussels sprouts and floss our teeth every day. It’s good for us. More than that, date night is actually enjoyable (for the record, so are Brussels sprouts if you pan fry them with some lemon juice and kosher salt!) but you wouldn’t know it the way some couples manage to avoid it. The problem with date night is that we humans love the comfort of routine. Stepping outside our little daily schedules takes a bit of effort.
  • The Fun of Going on “Dress Up” Dates

    Sean
    21 Aug 2014 | 5:04 am
    Not too long after we were married, my wife and I met some friends for a double date. We were doing the normal thing – dinner and a movie. Before we left the house, for some reason, we decided it would be funny to dress up like nerds. I take that back. It wasn’t dressing as nerds as much as it was finding random, wild clothes in our closet that absolutely didn’t match. We walked to the restaurant where we were meeting our friends and giggled as we saw people staring strangely at us. After all, I was wearing big work boots, 80’s shorts, a dress up shirt, and a headband while my wife…
  • Several Great Marriage Quotes

    Corey
    18 Aug 2014 | 6:04 am
    Came across some great quotes in the Simple Marriage Archives. Grow old with me! The best is yet to be. ~ Robert Browning (1812 – 1889) A man is seduced by what he sees, a woman by what she hears. ~ Anonymous Smile at each other; smile at your wife, smile at your husband, smile at your children, smile at each other – it doesn’t matter who it is – and that will help you to grow up in greater love for each other. ~ Mother Teresa (1910-1997) As the heart is warmed, so often too the body; as the spirit is loosed, so often and with laughter, the clothes fall away. ~ Anonymous This is what…
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  • Sexual Meditation Helps Everything

    Rori Raye
    29 Aug 2014 | 1:33 pm
    Here is what I see: As long as we are feeling separate from ourselves and others – no amount of talking about “opening up” will help. We have to do the Tools… Here’s how to use the Sensual Meditation from the Have The Relationship You Want ebook, NOW, to help everything inside and around you: […] Related posts: The Biggest Trigger – Sex Avatar’s Impact: How To Train Like A Na’vi What “Holding Onto” A Man Looks Like…
  • An Interview With Rori

    Rori Raye
    22 Aug 2014 | 8:45 am
    Rori, what is it you do as a relationship coach? I teach women (and men) — whether they’re in a relationship now or want to be in a relationship — how to transform their love lives practically overnight by learning to communicate in completely new ways. This is about making changes on our side of […] Related posts: An Interview With Rori – Speaking From The Heart What Is A Soul-Based Relationship And How Do I Have One? An Interview With Jason Nelson Should You Interview A Man To Find Out What Happened?
  • Love Forever Live Today at 11am PDT!

    Rori Raye
    21 Aug 2014 | 6:00 am
    In just a few hours – get your personal questions answered by me, live, in the newest Love Forever teleseminar! ***If you have a personal relationship question or situation you’d like me to address, just sign up for “Love Forever” anytime before the class TODAY, Wednesday, August 20th, 11am PDT/2pm EST/7pm Europe - and you’ll […] Related posts: Love Forever Teleclass #9 Tonight at 5:30 PST Love Forever – New Teleclass Monday, June 4th How To Find Love, Re-Create Love, And Keep Love Forever – Tonight
  • Circular Dating When Your Man’s Got Job Problems

    Rori Raye
    18 Aug 2014 | 6:47 am
    The Question: Have dated Brian for 14 months. He lost his job due to a take over (not his fault all upper management lost their jobs) and was unemployed for 5 months which caused havoc with his finances as he pays hefty child support. We survived this period and I did not lend him money, […] Related posts: Circular Dating Even When You’re Exclusive Circular Dating To Keep From Getting Hung Up On One Man Why Aren’t You Circular Dating
  • Why Circular Dating Is Not A Risk

    Rori Raye
    11 Aug 2014 | 6:51 am
    Okay – I’ve heard this SO many times: He does “all that” – the integrating of his life with yours, calling you his girlfriend, giving you a good amount of time and energy, the calling…and then at 8 to 10 months – or a year and 1/2 – he fades. You discover he’s discovered he’s […] Related posts: Circular Dating After 2 1/2 Years The Circular Dating Argument How Many Men That You’re Circular Dating Can You Sleep With – And What Do You Tell Them?
 
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  • Weirdest Thing Ever – at Least in My Life

    Bella DePaulo, Ph.D.
    31 Aug 2014 | 12:34 pm
    Two weird things: (1) how my Singled Out book got implicated in a marriage, and (2) the assumption I had made about myself that I had to revisit. read more
  • Best Things about Living Alone – for People Who Mean It

    Bella DePaulo, Ph.D.
    23 Aug 2014 | 3:08 am
    "Best things about living alone" lists are everywhere. They are filled with the most superficial attractions of solo living. Here are some of the profoundly fulfilling rewards of living on your own, for people who aren't just trying to convince themselves that they like it. read more
  • Do Heavy Internet Users Have a Lousy Social Life?

    Bella DePaulo, Ph.D.
    16 Aug 2014 | 12:23 pm
    To the purveyors of gloom over what the Internet is supposedly doing to our social lives, hear this: The number of friends Americans have in their lives is substantial, and that number has been increasing. What's more, the increase in the number of people Americans see or hear from at least once a week is greatest for the heaviest users of the Internet. read more
  • So Long, Compulsory Sex! See Ya, Viagra! Asexuality is Here

    Bella DePaulo, Ph.D.
    9 Aug 2014 | 2:16 pm
    Guest blogger and asexuality scholar Kristina Gupta discusses our society's compulsory sexuality and tells us how the asexuality movement challenges that. She also explains how a better understanding of asexuality can enrich lives and lower anxieties, even for people who consider themselves highly sexual.read more
  • Aiming for Single with No Kids?

    Bella DePaulo, Ph.D.
    2 Aug 2014 | 2:51 pm
    Finally, big segments of society are waking up to the fact that not all of us are married or have kids. But they are stumped. What should we be called? Unmarried? Childless? Other? And if they want to appeal to us in affirming ways, how should they go about that? read more
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  • I'm A City Girl Who Tried An Online Dating Site For Farmers Only

    carolyncastiglia
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:11 pm
    FarmersOnly.com reminded me that what I'm looking for in a city slicker is something pure and simple. Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post:  Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post read more
  • 5 Major Mistakes You Might Make After A Breakup

    guestofaguest
    2 Sep 2014 | 2:40 pm
    Battling a breakup? We've all been there and it's not easy. When you're newly single and heartbroken, your head is in a daze. You can't sleep, you can't work, and you're probably acting like a complete lunatic. So before you start plotting your revenge on that "selfish, cheating jerk," as you call your ex, take a deep breath and do your best to avoid the following mistakes. Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post:  Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post read more
  • 9 Sexy Things You Must Do Before You Die — And 3 You Can Skip

    caseymullins
    2 Sep 2014 | 2:00 pm
    When it comes to trying new things in the bedroom, sometimes it's best to take it out of the bedroom. After looking over a list of '50 Things To Try Sexually Before You Die' sometimes it's best not to get too experimental. Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post:  Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post read more
  • 10 Things Guys Do To Kill The Mood On A First Date

    daniellepage
    2 Sep 2014 | 1:46 pm
    First dates already come with awkward moments and uncomfortable silences — but throw in these dealbreakers, and it can make the entire night a bust. Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post:  Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post read more
  • 11 Marilyn Monroe-Moments From Your Favorite Celebs

    radar-online
    2 Sep 2014 | 1:33 pm
    These celebrities had a little more than an open fly with their fashion mishaps. Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post:  Suppress Thumbnail from Showing on this post read more
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  • I got to meet a real spell caster face to face contact

    17 Aug 2014 | 12:46 pm
    New Answer - Probably all this testimony you read about spell casting online are spam right?And yeah some are spam some think all of them are spam which is totally not bad and i also know some believe spell casting really works but have not been able to find the right one. Well i think i found the right spell caster Metodo. I know he is real not cos he helped me but because i was there in his temple i Have seen him and his temple and i tell you it can't get more really that what am writing now. I know you may want to know why and what lead me to contact a spell caster i am a south African…
  • odogwumalaika@gmail.com is the great spell caster that brought back my man and also restored my lost womb. i am very grateful now

    30 Jul 2014 | 2:00 pm
    New Opinion - DOCTOR MALAIKA IS REAL!!! EVERY OTHER TESTIMONY OR STORY YOU READ HERE IS FAKE. I AM TAKING MY TIME TO SHARE THIS TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE DON'T GET SCAMMED NO MORE. CONTACT odogwumalaika@gmail.com he is the sure solution to your problems. I NEVER BELIEVED IN LOVE SPELLS UNTIL I MET THIS SPELL CASTER. HE IS REALLY POWERFUL AND CAN HELP CAST SPELLS TO BRING BACK ONE'S GONE,LOST, MISBEHAVING LOVER AND RESTORE ONE'S WOMB OR SPELL FOR A GOOD JOB. MY HUBBY LEFT ME BECAUSE I LOST MY WOMB AND MY LIFE WAS UPSIDE DOWN COS OUR RELATIONSHIP HAS BEEN ON FOR 2YEARS... I REALLY LOVED HIM, BUT HIS…
  • Try Dr malaika his email is odogwumalaika@gmail.com

    30 Jul 2014 | 1:57 pm
    New Answer - DOCTOR MALAIKA IS REAL!!! EVERY OTHER TESTIMONY OR STORY YOU READ HERE IS FAKE. I AM TAKING MY TIME TO SHARE THIS TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE DON'T GET SCAMMED NO MORE. CONTACT odogwumalaika@gmail.com he is the sure solution to your problems. I NEVER BELIEVED IN LOVE SPELLS UNTIL I MET THIS SPELL CASTER. HE IS REALLY POWERFUL AND CAN HELP CAST SPELLS TO BRING BACK ONE'S GONE,LOST, MISBEHAVING LOVER AND RESTORE ONE'S WOMB OR SPELL FOR A GOOD JOB. MY HUBBY LEFT ME BECAUSE I LOST MY WOMB AND MY LIFE WAS UPSIDE DOWN COS OUR RELATIONSHIP HAS BEEN ON FOR 2YEARS... I REALLY LOVED HIM, BUT HIS…
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    30 Jul 2014 | 1:56 pm
    New Answer - DOCTOR MALAIKA IS REAL!!! EVERY OTHER TESTIMONY OR STORY YOU READ HERE IS FAKE. I AM TAKING MY TIME TO SHARE THIS TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE DON'T GET SCAMMED NO MORE. CONTACT odogwumalaika@gmail.com he is the sure solution to your problems. I NEVER BELIEVED IN LOVE SPELLS UNTIL I MET THIS SPELL CASTER. HE IS REALLY POWERFUL AND CAN HELP CAST SPELLS TO BRING BACK ONE'S GONE,LOST, MISBEHAVING LOVER AND RESTORE ONE'S WOMB OR SPELL FOR A GOOD JOB. MY HUBBY LEFT ME BECAUSE I LOST MY WOMB AND MY LIFE WAS UPSIDE DOWN COS OUR RELATIONSHIP HAS BEEN ON FOR 2YEARS... I REALLY LOVED HIM, BUT HIS…
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    30 Jul 2014 | 1:55 pm
    New Answer - DOCTOR MALAIKA IS REAL!!! EVERY OTHER TESTIMONY OR STORY YOU READ HERE IS FAKE. I AM TAKING MY TIME TO SHARE THIS TO MAKE SURE PEOPLE DON'T GET SCAMMED NO MORE. CONTACT odogwumalaika@gmail.com he is the sure solution to your problems. I NEVER BELIEVED IN LOVE SPELLS UNTIL I MET THIS SPELL CASTER. HE IS REALLY POWERFUL AND CAN HELP CAST SPELLS TO BRING BACK ONE'S GONE,LOST, MISBEHAVING LOVER AND RESTORE ONE'S WOMB OR SPELL FOR A GOOD JOB. MY HUBBY LEFT ME BECAUSE I LOST MY WOMB AND MY LIFE WAS UPSIDE DOWN COS OUR RELATIONSHIP HAS BEEN ON FOR 2YEARS... I REALLY LOVED HIM, BUT HIS…
 
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  • Rosa Parks Artifacts Sold to Foundation for $4.5 Million

    Martine Foreman
    2 Sep 2014 | 6:21 am
    The Howard G. Buffet Foundation, belonging to the son of billionaire investor, Warren Buffet, has purchased hundreds of artifacts belonging to civil rights icon, Ms. Rosa Parks, for $4.5 million. Among the artifacts belonging to the civil rights pioneer were letters from presidents, her Presidential Medal of Freedom, and even a post card signed by Dr. Keep Reading →
  • Why Your Wife Doesn’t Feel Beautiful Anymore

    Troy Spry
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:00 am
    Soooo the other night I sat at a table with my wife, sister, and another young lady and I literally listened to them talk about eyelashes for 30 minutes! As much as I wanted to get up and leave, I stuck it out just to see where else the convo would go. Well next it Keep Reading →
  • How to Avoid Hidden Hotel Fees

    Kirstin Fuller
    2 Sep 2014 | 2:30 am
    Airlines made the change years ago and started charging for amenities that we all were used to receiving for free on each flight. Items like pillows, blankets, earbuds, and meals now come with a nice little fee that has earned the airlines an additional steady stream of income. Hotels have taken a page out of Keep Reading →
  • How I’m Preparing My African American Son to Live in Today’s Society

    Michelle Cameron
    2 Sep 2014 | 2:13 am
    I have followed commentary on the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson MO. I watched the video when his mom met Trayvon Martin’s and Sean Bell’s moms and I saw how overwhelmed she was with grief. I saw the photo of the agonized grieving father at his son’s graveside. After viewing the images, listening to commentary and Keep Reading →
  • When It Comes to Love, Should You Really Follow Your Heart?

    Tatianah Green
    1 Sep 2014 | 8:19 am
    Ever heard of the phrase “Follow your heart?” We see it everywhere from the cartoons we saw growing up to lines in songs and graphics on T-shirts. It’s a way of life to some people, creating a seemingly passionate and romantic way of living to the fullest. Choosing to follow your heart is a bold Keep Reading →
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  • Holiday Hookups – 10 Easy Ways to Find a Travel Fling

    Lovepanky
    2 Sep 2014 | 11:23 am
    Want some fun and excitement when you’re on vacation? Use these 10 ways to find yourself a travel fling and hookup with someone on your holiday! By Eli Wanton When we travel, we open ourselves up to new experiences. Whether it’s trying an unfamiliar cuisine, taking in a new culture, or picking up words in a foreign language, having an open mind is essential to a great holiday. It just so happens that this is also the perfect frame of mind for a hookup, fling or love affair. Sex, love, and passion can be confusing in any context, and on a vacation, this is no exception. Read on for…
  • 13 Rules of Etiquette for the Modern Gentleman

    Lovepanky
    1 Sep 2014 | 1:01 pm
    It’s the little things that make a big difference in a woman’s eyes. Learn these 13 rules of etiquette and transform yourself into a real gentleman. By Michelle Escultura What makes some men charming and attractive in a woman’s eyes? He calls only when he needs something. He replies to a lady’s texts after more than a day. He doesn’t bother with getting the door for her, letting her sit first or listening to what she has to say. And to top it all off, he makes her pay for dinner on the first date and sends her off on a cab ride home. If this is the description of how the modern man…
  • 8 Ways To Avoid The Awkward Tension After An Argument

    Lovepanky
    31 Aug 2014 | 12:55 pm
    Arguments are never fun. And the awkward tension after the argument? That’s even worse! Use these 8 ways to clear the awkward silence quickly. By Alice Tucker Don’t you hate that awkward tension after an argument? You know, the one that people don’t really talk about? You’re not even annoyed anymore, but there’s just this awkward silence and you can’t quite seem to snap back into normality. You wonder whether your partner is still annoyed, or whether they too are hovering in limbo between arguing and normality. Neither partner wants to be the first to move,…
  • 10 Ways To Love More and Hurt Less In Love

    Lovepanky
    30 Aug 2014 | 11:13 am
    At times, your partner may cause you grief. But if you learn these 10 ways to love more and hurt less, your love life will only get better by the day! By Lianne Choo I was once in a very toxic relationship, not because of my partner, but because of me. I was the toxic and dangerous one, constantly polluting and poisoning all that was good between us. I was a control freak, always paranoid that he was not loyal and I had to have the last say in everything, be it an argument or a random philosophical discussion. Obviously things ended, as he could no longer take my selfishness. When I look back…
  • 10 Ways to Tell if Your Guy Wants to Marry You

    Lovepanky
    29 Aug 2014 | 11:49 am
    Do you think your man’s ready to commit? Or better yet, does he look at you as the one he wants to get married to? Here are 10 easy ways to find out! By Michelle Escultura Here’s a scenario for you to think about: You’re a woman in a relationship with a great guy. He’s responsible. He’s kind. He’s great in bed. And you absolutely adore him. Your friends and family seem to think that you’re in a wonderful and loving relationship. You’ve been together for quite some time now, and you’re starting to wonder if he will be the guy you’ll be spending the rest of your life with.
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  • Ten Truths I Wish Every Woman Knew

    lisa
    29 Aug 2014 | 3:42 pm
    By:  Lisa Hayes   1.  Anytime you let someone else influence how you perceive your value, you are dangerously vulnerable.     2.  If you are in a relationship where you live in fear you are being abused.   3.  If there is no choice, there is no consent.   4.  Money is the least valuable resource you have.  Time and energy are everything.   5.  The most important thing you can do for the people you love, is care for yourself first.   6.  There is no such thing as a little addicted.   7.  Confidence is the best cosmetic.   8.  Anyone who cheats…
  • Serial Killers, Urban Planning, and The Pursuit of Happiness

    lisa
    26 Aug 2014 | 5:39 pm
    By:  Lisa Hayes I’ve been thinking a lot lately about whether or not I’m enjoying my life as much as I should.  A dear friend of mine pointed out I do this about every six months, so it’s not new.  I’ve got a pretty sweet gig all around.  I’ve got an amazing husband.  Two of the most fantastic boys ever.  I live in a beautiful home in a wonderful community.  I do work I love and get paid very well for it.  I have a lot of freedom and space in my schedule. I’m healthy.  It’s pretty much perfect, and yet, I still wonder, if I’m getting what I want from all of this…
  • The One Thing We Should Not Be Teaching Girls About Sex

    lisa
    13 Aug 2014 | 11:56 am
    I hear it all the time.  I hear it from mothers.  I hear it from fathers.  It’s a warning intended to keep a daughter safe that comes with a lot of shame lurking in the background. “Boys only want one thing.” The subtext is more specific. A boy only wants you for what he can take from your body. He will lie.  He will romance you.  He will get what he can and disappear.   Boys/men cannot be trusted. You aren’t worth anything to a boy other than sex. Don’t “give it up” because once you do, there’s no reason for him to keep pursuing you or treating you with respect. It is…
  • To Love Is To Be Happy With

    lisa
    7 Aug 2014 | 4:50 pm
        By:  Lisa Hayes Long, long ago, in a galaxy far, far away, a woman I thought was my friend asked me to go with her to a counseling appointment for support.  She was dealing with issues stemming from abuse in her childhood and said she was feeling very alone and vulnerable.  I didn’t think twice about it.  She asked for support, so I went. The office was unusually small, as in shoe box sized.  It was crowded in there with the three of us, my friend, the therapist, and myself.  I distinctly remember feeling like there wasn’t room for me.  I felt awkward just sitting…
  • How to Spot a Great Guy

    lisa
    6 Aug 2014 | 2:36 pm
    By:  Lisa Hayes   Yesterday I walked through my kitchen and something on the counter caught my eye.  It was a pile of neatly trimmed bread crust.  It made me smile.  Earlier in the day while I was tending our yard sale, my husband went inside and made all of us sandwiches.  He’d cut the crust off mine. Honestly I didn’t even notice at the time, but I don’t like crust and he knows that.  My husband is very, very good to me. They say it’s the little things, like the way he always makes sure I have a glass of water next to my bedside because he knows I get thirsty at night. Or…
 
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  • A secure partner is a responsive partner

    Nora Femenia, Ph. D.
    2 Sep 2014 | 3:58 pm
    How can we know if a person is a responsive and secure partner? When we imagine a life together with our chosen person, the main frame of that image has to give us a sense of security. This security  is an overall sense of confidence in a partner’s love and commitment to us. It includes also some expectations concerning the partner being  responsive to our needs. If we feel secure in this sense, we will feel valued and cared for by partners who are emotionally available and responsive to needs, when they happen. A secure partner is a good responsive person who is willing and capable…
  • Why couples fight the same battle again and again?

    Nora Femenia
    22 Aug 2014 | 9:09 am
    Are you now stuck in a spiral of fighting about the same things again and again? We want to share an excellent article by Sue Johnson, the leading researcher in the field of attachment theory, who describes what’s going on underneath the same old fight. This is the challenge that most couples face: when they fight the same battle again and again they build up resentment and anger, and end up solving nothing, because they don’t listen to each other’s hidden needs.  Sue says: “The couples who come to see me to repair their relationship often tell me that they really…
  • Still waiting for Prince Charming’s arrival?

    Nora Femenia, Ph. D.
    5 Aug 2014 | 12:01 pm
     Still Waiting for Prince Charming? Sometimes, some people hope and believe that falling in love will solve all frustrated needs experienced before. The assumption is: “this person will be in my life, and all my needs for support, companionship, sex and emotional stability will be covered….” We find this hidden assumption as the core theme of love stories; of plenty of histories where the other person is seen as the source of all comforts.  Nothing wrong considering your loved one the only one who can repair you and make your happy….this is the core belief we all…
  • Having both: Crisis and Resilience in our lives?

    Nora Femenia
    29 Jul 2014 | 9:09 am
    Crisis and Resilience go together…and we learn best under duress! We all go through rough periods, when we feel that being under duress, and responding to unexpected pressures coming from all angles drive us crazy….All the time the crisis is on us, we are feeling the demand, at the back of our heads, that we need to keep calm and collected! I want to introduce two very helpful ideas: FIRST, that sometimes the only help we ask for is the recognition from others that we are performing under duress, and at the same time doing a great job, regardless extraordinary demands. Because all…
  • Too many tech toys, and no talk?

    Nora Femenia, Ph. D.
    24 Jul 2014 | 2:43 pm
    Too much technology around, and no talk? Remember the good old personal fights of yesterday? We used any opportunity for expressing ourselves with some shouting and strong words, when frustrated and or/disappointed.  Don’t take me wrong, fighting continues being normal for a lot of people…What I see now is that normal, non aggressive people having strong feelings about how they want their most important relationship don’t express them anymore. If suppressing angry verbal confrontations is a good thing, it was because we wanted to replace them with respectful conversations! What…
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  • What Value Are You Adding, Right Now?

    Kevin
    27 Aug 2014 | 10:32 am
    This weekend was my one-year anniversary, so my wife and I went to Victoria, British Columbia to celebrate her not kicking me to the curb yet. Victoria is a beautiful harbor town with a lot of history and tons to do, so naturally, it’s swarming with tourists from all over the world (including ourselves). As we drank tea and looked at a bunch of flowers (because my suggestion of “finding a bar to watch the Seahawks preseason game” wasn’t “romantic” enough), I started paying attention to the other tourists. Over 90% of the people wandering through the Butchart Gardens…
  • Zen and the Art of a Dead-End Job

    Kevin
    20 Aug 2014 | 7:44 am
    This morning, I had coffee with a friend who’s terrified about her career choices. She’s nervous that she’s wasting her time in an industry with no future…and maybe she is, but that doesn’t have to be a bad thing. I have a unique perspective on this. I’m like the grim reaper of industries. If there’s an industry that’s been disrupted and crippled by technology, chances are I did time there. Newspaper industry? I watched it crumble around me. Taxi company? Rocked that before Uber and Lyft got to it. Car dealership? Yeah that happened. It was a…
  • The Importance of Ego in Art and Business

    Kevin
    18 Aug 2014 | 8:03 pm
    You should know that my ego is huge. Really huge. Bigger than yours. It’s probably the biggest (and most handsome) ego out there. And that’s great, because I’m a writer. But it’s also terrible, because I’m a writer. Ego is something we’re taught to suppress. We’re trained from a young age that humility is a virtue to strive for, and ego will get us in trouble. Ego is the root of bad decisions, right? It blinds us to the truth by keeping our focus on our attributes and successes. The problem I have with this philosophy is that ego is inherently tied to self-confidence, and by…
  • The Importance of Making Shit (AKA The Psychology of a Creative Type)

    Kevin
    13 Aug 2014 | 4:39 pm
    A few years ago, I found myself searching for a job. After years as a journalist, it turned out I couldn’t afford to be a journalist because of the student loans I racked up trying to become a journalist…life is kind of a dick sometimes. I bounced around a few different industries. I worked in ad sales, I worked as an account manager, I worked for a digital agency. I hated all of it. While pouring over the web trying to find a career path I’d actually enjoy, my girlfriend (now my wife) said “You just need a job where you can make shit…you love making shit.” My wife makes better…
  • You Have All The Answers Because You Softball The Questions

    Kevin
    12 Aug 2014 | 8:18 am
    Early on in my career, I was a beat reporter for newspaper in a small town in Montana, covering the local minor league baseball team. This was the best job I’ve ever had. If small town sports reporters didn’t get paid in pocket lint and work til 1AM every night, I’d still be doing it. After the first game I ever covered, I wandered down to the home team clubhouse to interview the manager. He’d been ejected in the 7th inning, and stormed off the field with third base under his arm.  I was both excited and terrified to meet him. He was sitting on a cooler in his office, wearing…
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  • How To Have A Happy Relationship

    Almie Rose
    2 Sep 2014 | 9:30 am
    Maybe I’m writing this because Pharrell’s “Happy” is stuck in my head, but I’ve been thinking a lot about happiness and relationships. I believe that if a relationship doesn’t add happiness to your life, it’s time to get out of that relationship. But sometimes, it’s not that we’re deeply unhappy; we just know we can do better. So for those times, here’s some tips on how to have a happy relationship. Know how to communicate. I think that communication is the most important thing in a relationship, and I know I’m not alone on…
  • Bachelor in Paradise, S1, E6: No, Seriously, Where Is This Going?

    Sara C.
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:30 am
    No, seriously. That’s my only question: What is the point of all of this?  We pick up where we left off; Sarah assesses that Jesse is here “for free booze and to hook up with chicks.” Are those “the right reasons”? Cody has told Michelle that he loves her. Let me make this easy for you, Cody: No, you don’t. It’s been a week. You are not in love. Cody is bummed out by Michelle’s sane desire to take things a bit more slowly. Marcus gets the date card. He and “Lacy” go to what he describes as a “dinosaur park,” which prompts “Lacy” to name a dinosaur she thinks…
  • #BTS Relationship Crap No One Talks About

    Heather Sundell
    29 Aug 2014 | 10:05 am
    Guys sweat a lot in their sleep.  Everything is irritating if you’re in a bad mood. Everything is adorable if you’re in a good mood. Deciding on a movie always takes at least 15-20 minutes. One person is always cleaning up after the other. You have to stay at parties where you don’t know anyone and small talk. You feel compelled to share entrees. You no longer stop what you’re doing when your other half walks in on you popping zits. YOU POP EACH OTHER’S zits. Sometimes you accidentally pick up your partner’s toothbrush, but you don’t realize it until…
  • I Ran The Numbers: Don’t Go On “The Bachelor”

    Brandy Adler
    28 Aug 2014 | 11:25 am
    If you, like me, have been addicted to the American treasure/horror show that is “Bachelor in Paradise” this summer, you are familiar with this invitation from ABC.     At first glance, this may sound like a tempting offer. Who doesn’t want to find true love? Who doesn’t want to be on television? But I’m here to advise you otherwise. In fact, in order to prove why you shouldn’t go on “The Bachelor,” I’ve run the numbers. 0.7% – Based on the show’s past history, that’s your chance of actually getting married. (That’s averaging ~20 contestants over the…
  • On Playboy and Catcalling

    Almie Rose
    28 Aug 2014 | 9:30 am
    Playboy magazine published a flowchart designed by artist Shea Strauss titled “Should You Catcall Her?” that took the reader on a step-by-step process of whether or not you should catcall a woman (spoilers: you should only catcall her if she’s an actual cat, or if you have in “explicit terms” agreed to shout “sexually suggestive comments” to each other.) It’s a step forward for a magazine that prides itself on objectifying women in every way possible. While there is more work to be done (I mean, what actually goes on in the Playboy mansion),…
 
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  • Sensory Boxes, Ages 2-5

    Katie
    2 Sep 2014 | 5:50 pm
    A few weekends ago, we went to Atlanta for my nephew, Tillman’s, second birthday. I had been thinking about what to get Tillman for a few months. I knew he was at that funny age where sometimes store-bought toys are the LAST thing they want to play with, so I knew I wanted to get him something that wasn’t fairly traditional. Finally, one night I was pinning kids ideas on pinterest (my kids board is here), and I came across a bunch of sensory boxes and activities that my kids were slightly too old for, but were too good to pass up. “Perfect!” I thought.
  • Small Moments, Big Love

    Katie
    1 Sep 2014 | 5:25 am
    There hasn’t really been much blog-worthy stuff happening on the home-front lately.  Life has just kind of been creeping along.  And, I have to say, I kind of love that.  Last year, I remember we over-committed ourselves during this time of year.  This year, though, we had a conscious effort to keep the first few weeks of school kind of low key, and it has been wonderful.  We have truly gotten to focus on the few things we wanted to focus on.  Such as… Bean started playing soccer last week.  We tried this when he was three years old, but it was a disaster.  He just stood…
  • I Try Not to Rant, But…

    Katie
    25 Aug 2014 | 4:51 pm
    Normally, I try not to use this blog to make unproductive rants about my husband or family.  True, I complain a fair bit, but I hope readers can see through that and know deep down how much I love my husband and my family.  If I blog about issues or fights we have had, I try not to do so until I have some kind of nugget of wisdom I have learned about the situation.  After all, if we aren’t learning something, then we are just wasting our time. Having said all of that… I almost killed my husband this morning.  Seriously.  I don’t know if his life flashed before HIS eyes,…
  • Growing Up Gracie

    Katie
    24 Aug 2014 | 1:01 pm
    In all the hustle and bustle of Bean Man starting kindergarten, Gracie was sort of overlooked. Well, not really. But SHE thinks she was overlooked. We made sure that with everything we celebrated for Bean, we were celebrating just as much with Gracie. Yay! You get to go into a new classroom! Yay! You get to eat lunch in the cafeteria this year! (Which was the greatest thing to happen in Gracie’s short little life so far. She tells us about the ‘cafetewia’ every day.) Yay! You get to see your new friends again! I even took her to get her nails done with me on the afternoon…
  • A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

    Katie
    20 Aug 2014 | 3:21 pm
    First of all, let me thank you for the outpouring of support yesterday!  You all made me feel much better and gave me some confidence about stepping up for my kids.  In answer to a lot of your comments, I received an email last night from the principal thanking me profusely for my email and asking for a description of the staff member so that the incident would not be repeated with other children.  I am really glad Bean is attending this school and I know that this is not a reflection on how the school year will go at all, so we are moving onward and upward.  Hopefully, that staff member…
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    Fatherhood Channel

  • Will Michael Brown and Other Children Die in Vain?

    Seth Eisenberg
    27 Aug 2014 | 3:30 am
    Whether or not Michael Brown died in vain depends on mothers and fathers transforming anger and anguish into tangible expressions of love in struggling inner-city homes and neighborhoods.
  • Journalist Jim Foley Died Because He Loved Life

    Seth Eisenberg
    20 Aug 2014 | 4:32 am
    Jim Foley died because he loved life. As a journalist, his father said Jim found his passion shining light on those suffering within the world's darkest recesses.
  • Obama’s Ferguson Visit Has to Begin with Listening

    Seth Eisenberg
    18 Aug 2014 | 10:07 am
    Ferguson's protesters are united in wanting to be heard; not counseled, consoled or seeing Michael Brown's death continue as a daily backdrop for lawyers, politicians, pundits and others who began looting the community's sorrow even faster than those who pillaged groceries, liquor and electronics.
  • Robin Williams: Lightning in the Melody of Laughter

    Seth Eisenberg
    12 Aug 2014 | 10:42 am
    Robin William's greatest contribution may be helping people who are the least trained -- the closest of family and friends -- learn to help loved ones who are anxious, depressed or struggling with the impact of trauma.
  • Blue Mountain Doesn’t Send Cards to Heaven

    Seth Eisenberg
    24 Jul 2014 | 4:36 am
    A morning reminder of dad's upcoming birthday that arrived nearly three years after his death helps me realize my gratitude for a dad I barely knew.
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    Engaged Marriage

  • Just Friends: 5 Red Flags to Help You Steer Clear of an Emotional Affair

    E.J. Smith
    25 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    A few weeks ago, I asked a question on my Facebook page: Once you’re married—What are your thoughts on having friends of the opposite sex? Yay or Nay? Much to my delight, the responses came rolling in—each with equally unique perspectives and degrees of passion. One contributor offered a simple “Absolutely not. Completely inappropriate”. Other’s created some wiggle room by way of caveats for prior existing friendships (“He’s like a brother to me!”), or evolutions of friendships (aka: Jack and Jill may have started off as friends, but then Jack married Jane, and Jill married…
  • Wives: Why Being a Little Selfish Will Lead to Better Orgasms

    Julie Sibert
    18 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    It seems a bit counterintuitive. This idea of being selfish in bed.  It even — dare I say — seems to fly in the face of that beloved Christian platitude of being self-sacrificial in marriage. But ladies I gotta tell you — if you aren’t experiencing and enjoying orgasm in your marriage bed, then your marriage bed (and your marriage) is likely suffering. Big time. (For you husbands reading this, pay close attention.  I have gems in here for you too.  And hopefully by the end of the post, you and your wife will both run with abandon toward her orgasmic pleasure).
  • The Safety Net of Romance

    Debi Walter
    11 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    Cultivating romance into your marriage on a regular basis helps you stay connected heart-to-heart when you don’t see eye-to-eye. Every marriage goes through seasons of conflict, and it’s usually quite intense when it happens. Things can be going along really well and your spouse says something that doesn’t sit right in your mind. So, you ask a question that leads to more tension because either the question isn’t heard clearly or it isn’t understood. So, the answer isn’t at all what you wanted to hear, which leads to more tension and more conflict.
  • Faithfully Fit: How Exercise Can Keep Your Marriage Healthy

    Dustin
    7 Aug 2014 | 4:30 am
    The American Journal of Epidemiology monitored the health behaviors of nearly 8,900 adults over several years and found that both men and women who got married during that time tended to lose a significant amount of their cardiovascular fitness. Most husbands and wives don’t need a study to tell them that being married might derail their fitness regime. As a seasoned personal trainer, I’ve listened to many men and women stress over balancing their career, marriage, family, and health. Though it may be difficult, staying fit is a most worthwhile endeavor for married couples. Research…
  • 6 Questions to ask before saying “I Do!” to college loans

    Kim Hall
    4 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    How is it possible you are thinking about and discussing college preparation, possible school choices, and potential education costs with your children? Didn’t you just graduate? It may seem like just yesterday you were considering those decisions for yourself, but times have changed, and so have the stakes: College costs have risen dramatically—1,220% in the last thirty-five years. Only a little over half of first-time, full-time students—59%—graduate with a bachelor’s degree, and they do so within six years, not four. Many graduates struggle with loan payback because…
 
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    The Generous Husband

  • Making the Best of Her Limitations

    The Generous Husband
    2 Sep 2014 | 12:01 am
    Depressing title? Let me be clear I am not talking about settling here. I am not saying, “This is all it will ever be, get used to it.” I have written about not settling, and what I said there still stands. What I am writing about today is making the best of what you have now, while remaining open to, and working for, something better. This is about understanding your current reality, and dealing with it intelligently. Your wife has limits. I know this because we all have limits. Some of those limits are physical, but most are in our minds. Most of our limits are about our fears,…
  • False Peace

    The Generous Husband
    1 Sep 2014 | 12:01 am
    We all want peace in our homes. We go out each day to fight ogres and slay dragons, and when we get home, we want to relax and enjoy life a bit. The danger is wanting peace at home so much we try to achieve it by ignoring things and refusing to discuss problems. This results in a false peace – a cheap imitation of the real thing. False peace works for a while, but under the surface the problems are still eating at your marriage. Having abdicated your right to be a part of the solution, your wife may find solutions on her own. The odds of those solutions being to your liking are rather…
  • Your Desire Shall be for Your Husband

    The Generous Husband
    31 Aug 2014 | 12:01 am
    “To the woman he said, “I will surely multiply your pain in childbearing; in pain you shall bring forth children. Your desire shall be for your husband, and he shall rule over you.” [Gen 3:16 ESV] This is a difficult verse, with all manner of translations. The Hebrew word translated as “desire” means desire, longing, or craving. The word is used two other places in the Bible. In Genesis 4:7 the word is used to talk about how sin desires to consume Cain. In Song of Songs 7:10 the woman used the word to tell us her lover’s desire is for her. The SofS use is…
  • She Wants You on Top, and How to Make that Better

    The Generous Husband
    30 Aug 2014 | 12:01 am
    I just saw a new survey on which sex positions men and women prefer. As with most such surveys, the vast majority of women listed male on top, aka “the missionary position” as their favourite. Men do not rank missionary as high – it is usually second or third after rear entry (doggy style) and woman on top. Some will tell you women choose man on top because they are uptight. Of course, some women are uptight, and feel missionary is the only way to go, but comments on surveys about positions show there are other reasons. Women like face-to-face sex, being able to kiss, and…
  • Friday Flashback: Better for You is Better for Her

    The Generous Husband
    29 Aug 2014 | 12:01 am
    Note: On Fridays, I am rerunning a series of posts done in 2009. The posts, intended to improve your sex life, are based on Sex on the Brain: 12 Lessons to Enhance Your Love Life by Daniel G. Amen M.D.. In lesson (chapter) 10, Dr. Amen gives “Twelve Ways to Make Your Love Unforgettable”. Many of the twelve are not directly about sex, but all help create a deeper, closer relationship, which can only improve sex. Number six on the list is “Teach your partner what you like”. Teaching your bride how to push all your sexual buttons will make sex better for you – but…
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    Fatherhood Channel

  • Will Michael Brown and Other Children Die in Vain?

    Seth Eisenberg
    27 Aug 2014 | 3:30 am
    Whether or not Michael Brown died in vain depends on mothers and fathers transforming anger and anguish into tangible expressions of love in struggling inner-city homes and neighborhoods.
  • Journalist Jim Foley Died Because He Loved Life

    Seth Eisenberg
    20 Aug 2014 | 4:32 am
    Jim Foley died because he loved life. As a journalist, his father said Jim found his passion shining light on those suffering within the world's darkest recesses.
  • Obama’s Ferguson Visit Has to Begin with Listening

    Seth Eisenberg
    18 Aug 2014 | 10:07 am
    Ferguson's protesters are united in wanting to be heard; not counseled, consoled or seeing Michael Brown's death continue as a daily backdrop for lawyers, politicians, pundits and others who began looting the community's sorrow even faster than those who pillaged groceries, liquor and electronics.
  • Robin Williams: Lightning in the Melody of Laughter

    Seth Eisenberg
    12 Aug 2014 | 10:42 am
    Robin William's greatest contribution may be helping people who are the least trained -- the closest of family and friends -- learn to help loved ones who are anxious, depressed or struggling with the impact of trauma.
  • Blue Mountain Doesn’t Send Cards to Heaven

    Seth Eisenberg
    24 Jul 2014 | 4:36 am
    A morning reminder of dad's upcoming birthday that arrived nearly three years after his death helps me realize my gratitude for a dad I barely knew.
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    Nashville Marriage Studio

  • What will your wedding day regret be?

    Marie McKinney-Oates
    1 Sep 2014 | 10:10 am
    On May 17, 2008 I made one of the biggest mistakes of my life.  A mistake that still makes me cringe when I think about it. A mistake that hurt people that I love and wasted perfectly good money. A mistake that has eternally labelled me as “that bride.” I made my best friends in the entire world look like this: I am so sorry, dear friends. From the very bottom of my heart. I swear I love each of you, and never meant to cause you (or your eyeballs) harm by choosing this blue monstrosity as your bridesmaid uniform. I was possibly the worst bride on the face of the planet. I had…
  • Marriage Links #005

    Marie McKinney-Oates
    28 Aug 2014 | 7:23 am
    Marriage Links are things me, Becca, or you have found around the Internet that made you think differently about marriage. If you have written something you’d like featured here, please send it to marie.mckinney@gmail.com. I’d love to include you! Since we are about to launch the Marriage Prep School I wanted to highlight some links that are a little more for the engaged/about to be married/newlywed crowd. Grooms seeing their brides for the first time on Buzzfeed. #Swoon #Gush #Aww I want to take hold of the joy that we find in each other, right now, when we’re both at our best…
  • 5 People You Probably Shouldn’t Marry

    Marie McKinney-Oates
    26 Aug 2014 | 8:53 am
    One of the most common questions I hear is, “Have you ever told a couple they shouldn’t get married?” Once. Kind of. But they didn’t listen. And now they are divorced. So… It wasn’t that I thought they weren’t a good couple (they were actually adorable together) or even good people (I would invite both of them over for a dinner party if I ever had dinner parties… or cooked). It is that some people really aren’t meant for an institution like marriage. Marriage is NOT for everyone, but I think a lot of us get roped into thinking that…
 
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    Engaged Marriage

  • Just Friends: 5 Red Flags to Help You Steer Clear of an Emotional Affair

    E.J. Smith
    25 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    A few weeks ago, I asked a question on my Facebook page: Once you’re married—What are your thoughts on having friends of the opposite sex? Yay or Nay? Much to my delight, the responses came rolling in—each with equally unique perspectives and degrees of passion. One contributor offered a simple “Absolutely not. Completely inappropriate”. Other’s created some wiggle room by way of caveats for prior existing friendships (“He’s like a brother to me!”), or evolutions of friendships (aka: Jack and Jill may have started off as friends, but then Jack married Jane, and Jill married…
  • Wives: Why Being a Little Selfish Will Lead to Better Orgasms

    Julie Sibert
    18 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    It seems a bit counterintuitive. This idea of being selfish in bed.  It even — dare I say — seems to fly in the face of that beloved Christian platitude of being self-sacrificial in marriage. But ladies I gotta tell you — if you aren’t experiencing and enjoying orgasm in your marriage bed, then your marriage bed (and your marriage) is likely suffering. Big time. (For you husbands reading this, pay close attention.  I have gems in here for you too.  And hopefully by the end of the post, you and your wife will both run with abandon toward her orgasmic pleasure).
  • The Safety Net of Romance

    Debi Walter
    11 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    Cultivating romance into your marriage on a regular basis helps you stay connected heart-to-heart when you don’t see eye-to-eye. Every marriage goes through seasons of conflict, and it’s usually quite intense when it happens. Things can be going along really well and your spouse says something that doesn’t sit right in your mind. So, you ask a question that leads to more tension because either the question isn’t heard clearly or it isn’t understood. So, the answer isn’t at all what you wanted to hear, which leads to more tension and more conflict.
  • Faithfully Fit: How Exercise Can Keep Your Marriage Healthy

    Dustin
    7 Aug 2014 | 4:30 am
    The American Journal of Epidemiology monitored the health behaviors of nearly 8,900 adults over several years and found that both men and women who got married during that time tended to lose a significant amount of their cardiovascular fitness. Most husbands and wives don’t need a study to tell them that being married might derail their fitness regime. As a seasoned personal trainer, I’ve listened to many men and women stress over balancing their career, marriage, family, and health. Though it may be difficult, staying fit is a most worthwhile endeavor for married couples. Research…
  • 6 Questions to ask before saying “I Do!” to college loans

    Kim Hall
    4 Aug 2014 | 4:00 am
    How is it possible you are thinking about and discussing college preparation, possible school choices, and potential education costs with your children? Didn’t you just graduate? It may seem like just yesterday you were considering those decisions for yourself, but times have changed, and so have the stakes: College costs have risen dramatically—1,220% in the last thirty-five years. Only a little over half of first-time, full-time students—59%—graduate with a bachelor’s degree, and they do so within six years, not four. Many graduates struggle with loan payback because…
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    CREATIVE CONFLICT RESOLUTIONS

  • Roadmap for a healthy marriage

    neilwarner
    14 Aug 2014 | 9:45 pm
    Do you want the map for a healthy marriage? I want to share these six commandments for an amazing marriage with you, from a friendly blog. Follow them and you’ll do great! 1. COMMITMENT Be faithful – thou shalt not steal thy neighbor’s wife/husband – infidelity is not about sex but trust (which is 90% of communication!) Work at it: the marriages that really work and last are the ones that receive a lot of attention! Little gifts, compliments, surprises, affections and love notes. Fall in love with the same person day after day: what was most love-able about your partner? Why did you…
  • Transform Emotional Abuse into Resilience

    Nora Femenia
    4 Jul 2014 | 10:55 am
    This is an special day, a day of joy when we remember our political independence. What about independence from hurtful abuse, you could ask? I know that you can be wishing to have the key, not only to endure, and be a survivor…but to learn new skills and use them to push your personal development forward? Isn’t it too much to ask? Well, I’m of the opinion that we choose the circumstances of this life, because all are part of a learning plan as humans we need to go through. Somehow we get into relationships that can be happy ones, but mostly they are designed to teach us…
  • 20 signs you are chasing an emotionally unavailable man

    Nora Femenia
    24 Jun 2014 | 8:47 pm
    Are you dating an emotionally unavailable man? We have based a lot of posting on attachment theory and how it helps to explain what kind of connections we have in life. After reviewing secure, anxious and avoidant mindsets, we concluded that for the avoidant person, being emotionally unavailable is the shield that protects them from emotional pain such as betrayal, abandonment or any kind of insecurity. So, it is not rare to find charming men who play the role of available possible mate, in active search of love, only to make-believe others (and thus cheat also themselves) about their…
  • How to fight fair is the most helpful advice you can get!

    Nora Femenia
    17 Jun 2014 | 11:35 am
     In life, we are always learning how to do relationships better. Is a constant process… and we can never be completely sure that we do it to the complete satisfaction of the person we relate to. In short, being happy in a relationship is a moving target, and we can aspire only to a decent average of happy days, and a low percentage of crisis, wich are painful opportunities to learn something about ourselves. The basic tool that I use is the ever balancing of needs: how much do I care for my own needs and how much do I care for the other person’s needs? Is in this balance that…
  • This is the Most Important Key for a Happy Marriage!

    Nora Femenia
    20 Mar 2014 | 9:26 am
     Do you Want to have a Happy Marriage? In life, we are always learning how to do relationships better. Is a constant process… and we can never be completely sure that we do it to the complete satisfaction of the person we relate to. In short, being happy in a relationship is a moving target, and we can aspire only to a decent average of happy days, and some percentage of painful opportunities to learn something about ourselves. Today I want to comment in an old idea of mine, coming from way back in my life. When I was just married, and facing the adjustment to a different form of life…
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    Being Emme

  • Flaunting the Bluesy Goodness that I’ll Be Soaking in at the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival!

    Emme Rogers
    9 Aug 2014 | 9:15 am
    So just to be a brat, here is a taste of what my day today will sound (and look) like at 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival at Deer Lake Park!!!  Happy Birthday to me!!!  (Otherwise known as ‘Listen to Me Obnoxiously Flaunt the Blues Day’ or ‘My Rob Jone‘s  Day’)Some of the bluesy goodness of the artists that I have failed to share earlier this week …Kicking off the day on the Main Stage …Steve Kozak - 1:05-1:45 pm on the Main StagePurring already and the day has yet to have begun! mmm … mmm … mmmThe Harpoonist and the Axe…
  • 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Shakey Graves or Wide Mouth Mason

    Emme Rogers
    8 Aug 2014 | 10:22 pm
    With the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival tomorrow, they have left me with one more conundrum to ponder tonight … Shakey Graves or Wide Mouth Mason?!?  You see Shakey Graves takes to the Garden Stage in Burnaby’s Deer Lake Park on Saturday August 9th from 4:45 to 5:30 pm, the exact same time as Wide Mouth Mason jams on the Westwood Stage.  Really Burnaby Blues, you’re going to make me have to choose between these two great acts!?! ^%*%*R^&$!!!Help me out here!  Shakey Graves or Wide Mouth Mason?!?Shakey GravesCan’t help but smile at a man who simply…
  • 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Blind Boy Paxton or Chic Gamine

    Emme Rogers
    7 Aug 2014 | 4:04 pm
    Next up on the conundrums and decision making that the 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival has presented me with is Blind Boy Paxton (on the Garden Stage) or Chic Gamine (on the Westwood Stage) Saturday August 9th from 3:15 to 4:00 pm at Burnaby’s Deer Lake Park?!?Oh why oh why must they torture me so!!!  Do they not understand I want it all!  It is blues and roots after all!So whom would you choose?Blind Boy PaxtonCalifornia’s Blind Boy Paxton promises to whip us back in time to the days of ‘ragtime, ’20s jazz and Dust Bowl–era blues, delivering them through a…
  • 2014 Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival Conundrums: Miss Quincy or Rich Hope & His Evil Doers

    Emme Rogers
    6 Aug 2014 | 11:24 am
    I am happy for the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival that they have been growing, adding on an extra stage and more acts.  But your success, now causes me conundrums!  Specifically choosing between the Garden Stage or the Westwood Stage.  This presents a challenge in my day, as I want to take all the blues in, gosh darn it!!! (she says, fists clenched and stomping her feet – yes, you should fear me)So in lieu of the ability to clone myself and simultaneously take in both experiences, I need your help in deciding how to plan my day.  My first conundrum at Deer Lake Park in Burnaby…
  • Celebrating my Birthday in Bliss with the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival and Matt Andersen

    Emme Rogers
    5 Aug 2014 | 11:19 pm
    I’ll admit it, I feel somewhat spoiled.  Why?  Because for the last half a decade, my birthday festivities have been the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival!  I mean really, what more could a gal ask for?  Honestly?!? Both the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival and Matt Andersen!!!   And ‘as it’s my birthday and I can cry if I want to’, that I shall!  Cry a thank you to Denis, that is!  As not only am I getting the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival for my birthday this year, but I am getting the Burnaby Blues and Roots Festival and Matt Andersen this Saturday,…
 
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    Stupendous Marriage

  • 114 – Managing Expectations with Your Spouse

    stu@stugray.com (Stu Gray - Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Blogger and Podcaster)
    29 Aug 2014 | 12:07 am
    Talking about Managing Expectations on this show while answering questions from a wife whose husband is unhappy, and a husband who is disappointed in his sex life. Download | iTunes | Stitcher On the Show Today: OUr 11 year Anniversary is this week! Also…Happy Labor Day!! Officially into the Fall season for us. I saw Christmas items up at Hobby Lobby and wasn’t ready. Are you?   Segment 1 “My Husband is unhappy and won’t tell me the reason why” More Reading on the Subject: How to Talk to Your Husband to Truly Connect How a Husband can be a Leader when His…
  • 3 Phrases To Use When Arguing with Your Spouse

    stu@stugray.com (Stu Gray - Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Blogger and Podcaster)
    22 Aug 2014 | 12:00 am
    Download | iTunes | Stitcher Three Phrases you need to work into your vocabulary when arguing with your spouse Communication is a huge piece of our marriages. Let alone our lives. Sometimes it’s difficult to take responsibility when communication breaks down. But I have heard it said that the most spiritually mature person, is the one who leans in to reconcile first. Here are 3 phrases to help you in your reconciliation with your spouse: (Quick note: these phrases are not to be used sarcastically – that could be detrimental!) I could be wrong… Pride wants to keep us from…
  • 113 – Struggling with Divorce

    stu@stugray.com (Stu Gray - Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Blogger and Podcaster)
    15 Aug 2014 | 12:11 am
    Two listeners are struggling with Divorce. One is fighting cancer, the other found his wife was hiding money. Download | iTunes | Stitcher On the Show Today: The National Suicide Hotline: 1800-273-TALK (8255) National Suicide Prevention Hotline   Segment 1 “I’m battling cancer and my husband is threatening divorce” More Reading on the Subject: When Cancer Affects Your Marriage Married Cancer Patients 20 percent More Likely to Beat the Disease Breast Cancer and Your Marriage Segment 2 “My wife says next year we will be divorced. I found out she was hiding money…
  • 112 – Husband wants divorce AND sex

    stu@stugray.com (Stu Gray - Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Blogger and Podcaster)
    8 Aug 2014 | 12:37 am
    A Husband wants Divorce AND sex with his wife. Another wants to learn to initiate with her disabed husband. Download | iTunes | Stitcher On the Show Today:   Segment 1 “My husband is partying and I’m fed up. He now wants a divorce, AND sex” More Reading on the Subject: 15 tips to Avoid Nagging 5 Ways to Help Your Husband Step Up to Manhood Marriage is All About Growing Up Segment 2 “My husband had brain trauma and I need to initiate sex now. How do I do that?” More Reading on the subject: The Sexually Confident Wife Sex Savvy Traumatic Brain Injury and…
  • How Remembering Can Improve Your Marriage

    stu@stugray.com (Stu Gray - Marriage Educator, Relationship Coach, Blogger and Podcaster)
    1 Aug 2014 | 12:33 am
    Download | iTunes | Stitcher Can you remember a great date that you and your spouse have been on? Remembering Can Improve your Marriage (If you remember the good stuff!!) I was recently thinking about one of the best dates my wife and I have had. We recreated  our very first date… We went to the same Mexican restaurant…then we went to the outdoor amphitheatre where we saw Dave Matthews Band play. I do have to give my wife credit. There was NO concert on the night we went back to the theatre. She had to get permission from the security guards for us to have strawberries and…
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    MWF Seeking BFF

  • The One Quality I Lack… And Need

    Rachel
    28 Aug 2014 | 7:55 am
      My family is going through a time of change at the moment—lots of new and exciting things going on, just as Matt and I are coming up on our five year anniversary tomorrow. (Five years is, like, legit marriage, I think. I feel old.) Most importantly, Matt is starting a new job. After seven years as a lawyer, he’s leaving to join a start-up. There are lots of unknowns, but he is a smartie and has surrounded himself with smart people. He’s brave. I’m proud, and impressed. I know plenty of people hate change, or are scared of it, but I love it. I get antsy and bored…
  • 5 Women I Love-Hate (But Mostly Love), Because Basically I Want to Be Them

    Rachel
    12 Aug 2014 | 8:07 am
    It’s overwhelming admiration tinged with a bit of jealousy. (Let’s be real.) Mindy Kaling. Duh. Lena Dunham. I love this.  Tavi Gevinson. She’s 18, people.  Ann Friedman. Because this. And also this. And all of this.  Jo Goddard. So much style.  These are the ladies that inspire me on a daily basis. They also make me feel a little “what are you doing with your life, Tavi Gevinson is an Internet mogul at 18,” but mostly inspired. Who is on your “love-hate-but-mostly-love” list?
  • Free Books!

    Rachel
    7 Aug 2014 | 7:43 am
    A fun book offer on the blog today: Buy a copy of Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me, and I’ll send you a signed copy of MWF Seeking BFF for free. All you need to do is email me a receipt showing you picked up your copy of Jennifer, Gwyneth & Me from any fine book retailer, send me an address, and I’ll pop a copy in the mail. I can sign it to you, to your best friend who just moved to a new city, to the new friend you met at Barre Method, whoever. You tell me. (Not-so-fine print: Offer good for the month of August. Receipt should be dated 8/7 or later. Please put “book…
  • 29-Year-Olds Are The Most Popular

    Rachel
    5 Aug 2014 | 10:02 am
    Twenty-nine was a good year. My first book was published. And I had all those new friends I made while working on said book. And I was still in my 20s! There was less grey hair, I’m sure of it. Turns out 29 might be as good as it gets, at least socially. According to a new British survey, 29-year olds have an average of 80 friends, whereas the average person only has 64 friends. The 29-year-old popularity surge is due to still being tight with your besties from college, but also having made work friends too. Like Hannah Montana, 29-year-olds are in the best of both worlds (RIP Disney…
  • I Covet: The Ideal Bookshelf

    Rachel
    24 Jul 2014 | 11:05 am
    My daughter turns one this Sunday. That’s crazy because I’m pretty sure she was born last week. For her birthday, what I  want to get her—which is to say, what I want to get myself, because she’s one so she doesn’t know from gifts—is one of these Ideal Bookshelf prints from artist Jane Mount. I love the Ideal Bookshelf series. Here’s a snippet from Mount’s mission statement: “I paint portraits of people through the spines of their favorite books: the ones that changed your life, that defined who you are, that you read again and again. ”…
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    RelationsTips

  • How To Approach Any Lady Without Rejection

    danny
    29 Aug 2014 | 5:26 am
    Nearly all guys freeze upwards when it comes time to method a girl. They look more than, get some positive get in touch with, maybe a few other gestures, or indicators of great interest,... The post How To Approach Any Lady Without Rejection appeared first on RelationsTips.
  • Save your Relationship from sinking with Alchemic Relationship Counselling

    danny
    23 Aug 2014 | 3:19 am
    Marriage has always been the single most pious relationship that one can live in his/her lifetime. Marriage is the only relationship that plays an important role in ensuring life goes on. Like any other... The post Save your Relationship from sinking with Alchemic Relationship Counselling appeared first on RelationsTips.
  • Couples Yoga for a Stronger Relationship

    Orsolya Bartalis
    21 Aug 2014 | 4:26 am
    Yoga helps you get focused, grounded and centred while at the same time provide you with a deeper connection with yourself and getting in touch with the abundant love for self at the same... The post Couples Yoga for a Stronger Relationship appeared first on RelationsTips.
  • Wonders of being a First Time Parent

    Orsolya Bartalis
    12 Aug 2014 | 3:57 pm
    No matter how prepared you think you are, having a baby is a lot of trial and error. Parenting tips for new parents are everywhere, but what works for some parents and their little... The post Wonders of being a First Time Parent appeared first on RelationsTips.
  • Adventure Honeymoon

    Orsolya Bartalis
    6 Aug 2014 | 6:18 pm
    The wedding is over but the fun is just getting started! While weddings are a beautiful and sacred ritual, they can also be stressful and expensive. Honeymoons give the newlyweds a chance to finally... The post Adventure Honeymoon appeared first on RelationsTips.
 
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    How to rekindle a marriage | How to fix my marriage | How to save a marriage

  • Marriage After Baby – 3 Tips to Avoid Conflict

    ILBHM
    20 Aug 2014 | 2:00 am
    If you have just had a baby or if you are either planning on having a baby or will soon have one – you may be worried about your marriage after baby arrives. Being worried that having a baby will cause you problems in your marriage is a very common worry among married couples. However, while having a baby and raising a child will change your life – it doesn’t have to ruin your relationship with your spouse. The real secret to having a successful marriage after baby gets here is to focus on how you best spend your time together and how you maximize the moments you have with…
  • Reconciliation after Separation: 6 Tips that Work

    ILBHM
    15 Aug 2014 | 12:27 pm
    Marriage is an institution that supports the family and upholds the values of the community. In fact, our communities would cease to exist as we know them if marriages keep on failing at such high rates. In other words, we will face dire consequences if we do not salvage this vital institution in our society. Separation is period where spouses decide to take some time off from each other but the threat of divorce is always looming. Reconciliation after separation can put an end to this threat of impending divorce. In order to do save the marriage, both partners should put in effort to setting…
  • 5 Pieces of Advice for a Healthy Marriage

    ILBHM
    26 Jun 2014 | 3:08 am
    Advice for a healthy marriage can, in some cases, seem a little obvious. But don’t fall into the trap of thinking that you already “know it all.” Problems in a marriage have a way of creeping up on a relationship without being immediately visible. In fact, when you are involved in a long term relationship, sometimes it’s hard to see the wood for the trees, and it takes only the most basic advice for you to see what is wrong. If this sounds like something that may apply to your current marriage situation, read on! 1) Be honest with yourself about what is and isn’t…
  • Advice for a Happy Marriage – 5 Tips

    ILBHM
    23 Jun 2014 | 12:12 pm
    Many people think that advice for a happy marriage can be somewhat obvious. But if that’s the case, why are there so many unhappy marriages? It can be very hard to focus on the big picture when you are on the inside of a long term relationship, so hopefully these tips can rejuvenate your marriage. 1) Communicate. A marriage is nothing without communication. But that doesn’t mean arguing and snapping at each other all the time – That’s not real communication. Communication means switching the TV off and sitting down and talking about your day, or letting your partner…
  • 9 Tips to Have a Happier Marriage

    ILBHM
    20 Jun 2014 | 11:13 am
    Ah, “taking the plunge”… It’s not for everyone, but it’s easier to have a happier marriage if you have the right information. Being happily married and living happily ever after is not as simple as it sounds in the movies and fairy tales (then again – you knew that already.) Here’s a list of valuable lessons from couples who have learned how to have a happier marriage throughout the years. Of course, nobody can really promise you eternal love, but a few of these tips will save you from unnecessary suffering… Guaranteed! 1. Marry someone you are also friends with.
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    Jackie Walker

  • What is Mothering?

    Jackie Walker
    21 Aug 2014 | 12:10 am
    I’ve been chatting with a few women about the terms and words to use when I’m writing about The Mothering Revolution. The feelings are that the word ‘mothering’ sounds the least emotive and the most inclusive for the messages and vision that I am creating. The word which came out least applicable is maternal. Finally, if all women can do mothering, then it is not the same as being a mother. I believe mothering is more than a verb, it’s an energy, it’s an essence, it’s a way of being.Click To Tweet - Powered By CoSchedule Have you ever considered these questions before? Do you…
 
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    JustMyTypeMag

  • Why You Need To Care About Your Personal Brand

    Amy C
    27 Aug 2014 | 6:50 am
    There are common misconceptions about personal branding. First, there is the theory that only businesses or celebrities need to pay attention to their brand because of a commercial or financial incentive. Second, there are some that think personal branding is somewhat narcissistic and calculated, and that if you’re confident and don’t need validation from society then there is no need to be cognizant of your image. Here is some perspective to these trains of thought. 1. What you post today may haunt you in the future Let’s begin by defining what personal branding is. While there are…
  • The 10 Types of Friends You Should Avoid

    Amy C
    19 Aug 2014 | 5:42 pm
    When I was in my early twenties, I had an army of friends. Our common ground consisted of shared interests like clubbing, gossip and being overly dramatic about our romantic problems. I surrounded myself with people who were good-looking, stylish and popular, because subconsciously, that validated me. As I grew older and reached a different stage in my life, my interests started to change. I became a lot clearer of the type of human I wanted to be and the values that I stood for. Slowly, I grew apart from some of my old friends, got closer to others, and made room to welcome new, like-minded…
  • Mourning the Loss of Someone You Love

    Amy C
    28 Jul 2014 | 8:09 pm
    Today I am going to talk about pain. Not the typical type of pain I usually discuss associated with heartaches, rejection, or blows to the ego. No, today I’m going to talk about a different kind of pain, one that has nothing to do with you, or me. It’s the pain of losing someone you love. A type of pain where you watch the ripple effect of loss impact your family, and the feeling of helplessness as you’d give the world to take that darkness away. As you are reading this, I will be attending my grandmother’s funeral. I will watch my mother’s heart break. I will see my family weep. I…
  • Featured on Webisode for the W Network’s Show, The Audience

    Amy C
    8 Jul 2014 | 7:59 pm
    Featured on a webisode for The Audience, a new show on the W Network. Check out the series here. The post Featured on Webisode for the W Network’s Show, The Audience appeared first on JustMyTypeMag.
  • With Her, It Was Effortless: Michael Henry

    Amy C
    23 Jun 2014 | 7:20 pm
    Michael Henry, Common-law with Henny Rebodos, with a 1 year-old son What is love to you? Love is giving someone the power to break your heart, but trusting them not too. What happened when you met her? We met at an event that I was DJing in New York. She stood out to me. I was attracted to her right away. I asked my friends who she was. But I kept it casual while we were there. I ended up getting her number from one of our mutual friends and I messaged her shortly after that night. How was the process of getting to know each other after that? It was never formal. It was really slow, casual…
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    Reasons to be Single

  • Part 132: Post-Holiday Blues

    elfinkate
    29 Aug 2014 | 5:46 pm
    All good things come to an end. One minute, you’re in a speedboat, cocktail cruising – sipping champagne on a remote lake in deepest New England, with no phone or internet reception to ruin the vibes; the next you’re squeezing spots on the Piccadilly line, sobbing at the Great British Bake Off and blocking twitter profiles your ex-boyfriend has set up in his baffling, ceaseless attempt to solicit communication. Or else you’re swiping left on Tinder, eating anchovies from the jar and wondering out-loud whether a Moon Cup would make your periods a more or less pleasant experience.
  • Holiday. Celebrate.

    elfinkate
    1 Aug 2014 | 9:00 am
    Dahlinks. That picture, above, that’s MY passport and MY bikini. I’m off on holiday, where there will be cocktails, fresh water to bathe in and at least one good-looking man who doesn’t want to have sex with me. I can’t fucking wait. My holiday does, of course, mean that I shan’t be posting here for a couple of weeks, which I’m sorry about – but not that sorry. If you find yourself missing me you might like to browse my archives for posts from last summer, or else, listen to Dizzie Rascal’s Holiday, which is my tune of the moment. I’ll try…
  • Part 131: Pulled Pork

    elfinkate
    29 Jul 2014 | 11:24 am
    The first time I heard the words ‘pulled pork’, I was in LA. It was two or three years ago, it was a balmy, blue-skied day – as it always is in LA, although this particular day was a spring one, so as well as the sunshine there were pastel blossoms everywhere; blooming on tree branches, floating about in the warm breeze and dusting the pavement like confetti, except, thankfully, without a newly married couple anywhere in the vicinity, ruining the vibes. ‘I’m getting the pulled pork bun,’ my mate Tom said, looking up from his menu. We had gone for a late lunch –…
  • Part 130: Unrequited Love

    elfinkate
    23 Jul 2014 | 12:33 pm
    I fucking hate cats, usually. Like men, they’re either ugly, good-looking but dumb to the point of irrelevance, or else transparently cunning. And, also like men, they do that thing where they treat you with indifference, until you withdraw your affections, and then they’re all over you like salt on chips. Aloof, mewing fleabags that jump out from nowhere, hissing, with arched backs and spite-contorted faces, or else cross your path on Friday the thirteenth and curse you with bad luck forevermore. And they make me sneeze. I was a big fan of that woman who, a few years back, was caught on…
  • Part 129: Keeping Your Name

    elfinkate
    20 Jun 2014 | 11:32 am
    When I was a small girl, dressed in moss-green corduroy dungarees, with plaited blonde pigtails (which I had to braid all by myself because my mother was not capable of fashioning hair into anything other than a scrappy ponytail), I loved fairy tales. There was nothing I enjoyed more than having morality served up in narrative form – so that I could digest it whole – accompanied by slightly sinister illustrations, to hammer home the message, whatever it was, and usually it was don’t lie or cheat, work hard, never trust spinsters, (unless they have wings and a wand), remember that your…
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    Relationship Advice And Repair

  • Parenting with Soul

    Jay Krunszyinsky
    9 Aug 2014 | 3:01 pm
    Parenting with Soul is a book written about the power of beliefs and whether parents want to influence beliefs that create a life for a child based in love and joy rather than fear.  Examples of fear-based parenting are provided as the book reveals common beliefs that lead to worry and guilt in children that prevent them of realizing their full potential.  The book presents ways to develop upon the natural creativity and enthusiasm for life all children possess at birth.  Parenting with Soul asks parents and/or caregivers to assess their level of happiness as a determining factor in their…
  • Bullying and Fear

    Jay Krunszyinsky
    7 Jul 2014 | 5:19 am
    The bully is more frightened than his or her victim in many cases. He attempts to bring sense to his life by rationalizing that his victim is the cause of his actions and suppresses his thoughts of inadequacy and self-hate. In many schools, the bully had previously been on the other end of the stick where he was threatened and intimidated by other children/or adults. In either case, the perpetrator or victim remain equally fearful and filled with beliefs of unworthiness and inadequacy. Until schools and adults begin to realize that the act of bullying involves people that are centered in fear…
  • Parenting with Soul

    Jay Krunszyinsky
    1 Jun 2014 | 4:41 am
    My new parenting book is almost through the production process to be release very soon!  I am very excited to present this information to not only parents, but also folks that want joy and hope to come back into their lives. The world messages are clear. The world is trying to convince is that the economy is on the brink of collapse.  Violence and danger are depicted center stage on the media playing in every home.  More and more families feel separated even those residing in intact family units as each become distracted by fear and worry leading them to find relief through virtual…
  • Mothers Are a Source Of Inspiration

    Jay Krunszyinsky
    11 May 2014 | 3:11 pm
    It’s a truism that mothers are the source of love in our lives, that they show us how we should relate to those people around us, and that in many ways, our relationship with our mother is the foundation of our emotional happiness. So how can mothers inspire their children? A child watches nothing so closely as his parents. Before a baby begins to walk and talk, he is absorbing the things that are going on around him. If a mother is loving and attentive, and above all consistent, then the baby feels safe. Imagine the trauma of not being sure that if you are hungry you will be fed, that…
  • Recover From Addiction

    Jay Krunszyinsky
    11 May 2014 | 4:55 am
    Most of us have addictions. Maybe we always have to have two cups of coffee in the morning. Or perhaps we like to watch a rerun of our favorite TV show every Saturday night. But some of us have addictions which really hurt us, body and soul. Serious addiction is all about unresolved pain, which is based in fear. We follow a behavior which is designed to numb the pain and rid us of our fear. But it never can, until perhaps it kills us. I know many people that are recovering from addictions, and in particular, a person that is an alcoholic who has been sober for thirty years. His story is an…
 
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    Dear Wendy

  • Updates: “Unsure, Myself” Responds

    Dear Wendy
    2 Sep 2014 | 10:30 am
    It’s time again for “Dear Wendy Updates,” a feature where people I’ve given advice to in the past let us know whether they followed the advice and how they’re doing now. Today we hear from “Unsure, Myself” who wrote it way back in May of 2011 asking for advice about whether she should move on […]
  • “Should I Tell Future Partners I’ve Hired Escorts in the Past?”

    Dear Wendy
    2 Sep 2014 | 5:00 am
    I’m a 20-year-old guy, and, while I think of myself as average looking, I have struggled with confidence in the past. I have used a few escorts (as well as had some sex I didn’t pay for). I treated the escorts respectfully and am not a misogynist. I used protection, felt safe before, during and […]
  • Weekend Open Thread

    Dear Wendy
    29 Aug 2014 | 1:00 pm
    Jackson starts preschool the week after next, and his new school requested a headshot of him that they could put on his cubbyhole where he’ll store his belongings. Even though I still take a ton of photos of him, it’s hard — and very rare — to get a good one of him being still […]
  • Friday Links

    Dear Wendy
    29 Aug 2014 | 10:00 am
    Here are a few things from around the web that may interest you: New research shows that how thoughtfully couples make decisions can have a lasting effect on the quality of their romantic relationships. Couples who are decisive before marriage — intentionally defining their relationships, living together and planning a wedding — appear to have […]
  • Shortcuts: “I’m Afraid He’ll Leave Me if I Don’t Marry Him Now”

    Dear Wendy
    29 Aug 2014 | 5:00 am
    It’s time again for Shortcuts. For every question, I’ll give my advice in just a few sentences because sometimes the answer to a person’s question is so obvious and the need to hear it so great that being as clear and frank as possible is simply the best way to go. Today we discuss being […]
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    Black Love Advice | Black Love | Dating Advice | Relationship advice

  • Your Boyfriend’s Bad Habits? Here’s How to Change Them…

    Black Love Advice.Com
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:00 am
    Written By: Natasha Moore Don’t you just hate it when your man leaves the toilet seat up? Or when he leaves a carton of milk in the refrigerator with only a sip in the jug? These small, but annoying habits tend to become more noticeable […]
  • Make Him Chase You Instead. Here’s How…

    Black Love Advice.Com
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:11 am
    Written By: Darren Rose Warning: The tips I’m about to reveal will be shocking and controversial to some. Viewer discretion is advised. So you’re playing the game of cat and mouse, steadily chasing the man in your life for his undivided attention? Stop right now! […]
  • 5 Inexpensive Date Ideas That You Should Try

    Black Love Advice.Com
    27 Aug 2014 | 7:00 am
    Shanny & Steve are back again with 5 inexpensive date ideas for all the couples out there. Number 3 is my favorite, very creative. Be sure to click the link and go like these two on Facebook where they share relationship advice and glimpses into […]
  • A Glimpse Into The Future: 4 Early Warning Signs That He’s Thinking About Cheating

    Black Love Advice.Com
    26 Aug 2014 | 7:00 am
    Written By: Darren Rose The scent of perfume on his clothes, the late night phone calls, and extra hours at the office. These are all signs that he is secretly enjoying the company of another woman. However, by the time you see these signs it’s […]
  • Does Better Sex Really Lead To Better Relationships?

    Black Love Advice.Com
    25 Aug 2014 | 7:00 am
    Written By: Naomi Epps Is sex truly overrated? Does love, affection, respect, support, and compassion mean more than explosive lovemaking? This has been debated for many decades. But what’s fact and what’s fiction? Let’s try to end this debate once and for all. Starting here… […]
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    Tokii Lab

  • How One Great Decision Can Change Your Life

    Tokii
    25 Aug 2014 | 7:00 am
    Everything you are, and have today is down to the choices you’ve made so far in your life. How many times have you wished you’d chosen another path? – Made a better decision? Or wondered what you’d be doing now if only…? Tokii want to put the power back into your hands with a set of quick fire, fun, addictive and highly self revealing quizzes that have the power to get inside your subconscious and show you the hidden negative influences that cloud your instinct – and have a huge baring on the decisions you make. “Understanding Your Major Life Decisions” on the FREE to…
  • Traumatic Teen Girl Years? We can guide you through them.

    Tokii
    19 Aug 2014 | 6:00 am
    The Teen Girl Years can be a very difficult time. Help is at hand with this personalized guide to survival for Parents & Teens everywhere. A challenging time of change Being a teen is hard. Some would say it’s especially hard being a teen girl. Not only is there a changing body, and emerging sexuality to deal with – there are also several social challenges to be faced at school and at home. Parents worry about everything – especially things like: How does she feel about her life? Can she deal with bullies? Has she got the right kind of friends? Where does she go when she…
  • Maggie’s Story: Healing Past Scars for a Brighter Future Using Tokii’s QP3 Application

    Guest
    11 Aug 2014 | 6:00 am
    Maggie, a 28-year-old hair stylist, was recently hired on as the youngest stylist at a well-established, high-end hair salon in an upscale community. Maggie was always artistic growing up, so no one was surprised when she graduated from cosmetology school with speculative whispers she was going to make it far in her trade. Some surmised she’d one day be the stylist for movie stars or other renowned people. Maggie was not only precise in her trade, she knew how to add her own flair to every style, color and cut she performed. She even had a way of making cutting-edge styles look great on…
  • QP3 and You (Plus Everyone You Know): Free Personality Quiz Communities!

    Tokii
    4 Aug 2014 | 6:00 am
    QP3 and You (Plus Everyone You Know): Free Personality Quiz Communities! Why You Should Join a Community When I first signed up for a QP3 account, I had no idea what exactly I was getting into. In fact, I barely knew what the app was! After completing that first ‘initiation’ quiz, thankfully minus the awful hazing that’s come with most of my prior initiations, I was let loose in a world of endless possibilities. By endless, I mean lots, and lots and lots. And by possibilities, I mean tests for me to take. Now, come on team, what does that spell? Oh, yeah: Lots, and lots and lots of…
  • Why Great Leaders Don’t Judge Books Part III – Real Strength

    Tokii
    28 Jul 2014 | 6:00 am
    “Vulnerability is the only authentic state… Be vulnerable. Quake and shake in your boots with it. The new goodness that is coming to you, in the form of people, situations, and things can only come to you when you are… open.” – Stephen Russell, Barefoot Doctor’s Guide to the Tao: A Spiritual Handbook for the Urban Warrior Myths Revealed Admit it. It’s easy to jump to the generalization: If I show my staff [insert perceived weakness here]… I’ll be judged. I won’t be respected. Right? Today, maybe, not so much. Gone are the days when “The Big Boss” is found…
 
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    Bubbles. Deux.

  • No News Left to Print…

    Dee Dee Mozeleski
    18 Aug 2014 | 6:26 pm
    There was a time, a couple of years ago, when I was juggling three blogs on a full-time basis. Here, on Bubbles, I talked about whatever came into my heart or head and shared stories about being a single mom, having a broken heart, and trying to figure out my place in the world. Over on Trois Coccinelles, I tried to give a space to emerging writers so that they’d have an opportunity to share their work with readers who would care and way over on Green Eyes, Good Hair, I wrote about race and our obsession with pretending we’re a post-racial society when the truth is that we’re just the…
  • 16 Aug 2014 | 4:58 pm

    Dee Dee Mozeleski
    16 Aug 2014 | 4:58 pm
    Today is my 42nd birthday. I remember being a kid and thinking there was no way I’d live to be so old. I couldn’t even imagine how old I’d be at 30, let alone 42. Yet here I am. I’m not only 42, but I’m happier each year than the last and that counts for just about everything. When my mom turned 42 she had two daughters – me, a 15 year old, and my sister, a 5 year old. She was battling some of her worst depression and had been in and out of mental hospitals over the years. I was about a year from moving out of the house and about four years from arriving in New York City,…
  • Ruined Than Changed…#Sunday Quotes

    Dee Dee Mozeleski
    20 Jul 2014 | 5:18 pm
    Sunday afternoons in Yonkers used to be ‘What We’re Cooking Sundays’ but the girl-child is gone away for her summer job in the woods. She was home for a few hours on Friday night to wash her laundry, flush some toilets (her camp is in the woods and those woods do not come with built in plumbing) and to watch ‘Orange is the New Black’ with the three girls who came home with her for the night. With A, her three friends, me, Britney the Wonder Cat and Chloe the Super Bunny, there were seven women in the house at once. I’d say it was too loud, or too many people or too something, but…
  • Showing Up is Not All of Life…HRC #BookReview

    Dee Dee Mozeleski
    19 Jul 2014 | 7:14 pm
    If you’re a lover of books, and burdened with the ability to read way too fast, what do you bring on a 17 hour flight from New York City to Ethiopia? If you’re a political junkie and lover of all things electorate, you pack “HRC” by Jonathan Allen, which documents the time between Hillary’s defeat during the 2008 Democratic primary and selection, and ultimately her political rebirth as Secretary of State in the Obama administration. I remember reading “Game Change” a couple of years ago and thinking that to have been on the very inside of either the Obama or Clinton campaign…
  • Ignoring the Shortcuts…

    Dee Dee Mozeleski
    8 Jul 2014 | 5:50 am
    (Originally written on July 5th, before there was wifi service)… I’m at Bole Airport in Addis Ababa. What a trip. We’ve had everything you could ask for and more. Lost luggage. Found luggage. Cancelled flights. Customs inspections. Roadside accidents. This trip has taught a lot of us so much. Never again will we travel without phones on the network of the country we’re in, we’ll never take out too much case from an ATM because banks don’t like to buy back their own money. And we all admit we need more than a week. There it is: Building something takes time.
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    Relationship Love Advice

  • How To Make A Long Distance Relationship Work

    Marlon Raye
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:28 am
    If you ask any of your friends about long distance relationships they’ll probably throw their eyes to heaven, sigh and tell you that “…long distance relationships just don’t work”. So although it might seem like a negative note to start … Continue reading →The post How To Make A Long Distance Relationship Work appeared first on Relationship Love Advice.
  • Tips For Writing Long Distance Love Letters

    Marlon Raye
    25 Aug 2014 | 7:30 am
    Anyone reading this who is more than 30 years old will remember a time when sending a love letter to somebody wasn’t weird or old school but was literally the only way you could communicate with them because not every … Continue reading →The post Tips For Writing Long Distance Love Letters appeared first on Relationship Love Advice.
  • Managing A Long Distance Relationship In College

    Marlon Raye
    18 Aug 2014 | 7:30 am
    Before I get into the advice section of this article I want to cover some numbers first – these are to illustrate that long distance relationships are not only pretty common but are becoming more and more common each day. … Continue reading →The post Managing A Long Distance Relationship In College appeared first on Relationship Love Advice.
  • Long Distance Dating Advice

    Marlon Raye
    11 Aug 2014 | 7:30 am
    There’s been a lot of books and eBooks written on dating over the last few decades, but long distance dating isn’t a topic you’ll find a lot of practical information on. Oh there’s a whole pile of theoretical stuff about … Continue reading →The post Long Distance Dating Advice appeared first on Relationship Love Advice.
  • Things To Do In A Long Distance Relationship

    Marlon Raye
    5 Aug 2014 | 5:00 pm
    How often have you wound up being bored when you’re in a relationship because there weren’t enough to do where you live? Well people in long distance relationships can experience that same problem, but boredom isn’t something that you can … Continue reading →The post Things To Do In A Long Distance Relationship appeared first on Relationship Love Advice.
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    Funny Dating & Relationship Stories & Advice - Melanys Guydlines

  • Digital Pen Pals: Online Dating Time Wasters

    Melany
    2 Sep 2014 | 10:44 pm
    Social Media rocks and advances in technology are cool but it is killing my dating life. I can’t remember the last time a guy actually picked up the phone and called me. Also, what is the deal with online dating and guys just wanting to be just texting or email pals? I have enough pals-PAL. what is the deal with online dating and guys just wanting to be just texting or email pals? I have...Click To Tweet - Powered By CoSchedule If we have been talking via the computer or some other typing device I want to meet before Teddy Brewski... Continue Reading
  • Guydlines for a Fun Labor Day Weekend

    Melany
    29 Aug 2014 | 4:54 pm
    For most of you, it is a long weekend. For social media people, it is never a weekend. Social Media never sleeps and as you all know – neither do I. But, I am promising myself that this weekend will be different. I am a liar. But, I am going to TRY really hard. You read it here first and I hate to let you down. At least I am tired this time from doing so many new things. I am “re-tired” after looking at all the pics I wanted to include in this post so let me try and... Continue Reading
  • VOTE For Your Favorite Blimpie FanMercial & You Can Win HUGE

    Melany
    26 Aug 2014 | 9:06 am
    It is not the VMA’s (which were horrific btw and make me a little concerned for our youth and the future of the music business). It is not the Emmy’s, which sadly I missed last night because I am doing big things here in the desert but, I do have a few super cute and short videos created by talented Blimpie Sub Shop fans that you need to watch! Plus, they need your vote – ASAP because the voting ends August 31st (you can vote daily). You know “Blimpie, America’s Sub Shop”? These Subs sandwiches that are super yum and... Continue Reading
  • Win $150 from Target & Back To School Deals

    Melany
    22 Aug 2014 | 7:21 am
    School’s out for summer…… no more – SAD FACE But, back to school means we all get to go shopping even if we are not still in school because there are amazing deals out right now. I mean….check out my sidebar for offers from great brands that I don’t want you to miss. For example,  I just bought another one of my favorite tops from Fanatics. This one! So cute – LOVE IT! I bought 2 more because I always need Wildcat gear to sport while in my rivals territory of Phoenix, Arizona. You know those little Devils? I can... Continue Reading
  • Run For Your Life: It’s A Singles Event

    Melany
    19 Aug 2014 | 11:40 am
    Once upon a time there was a blonde, single girl who was a great catch but could not meet anyone normal so she decided to put on her big girl panties, black eyeliner, 6inch Louis Vuitton heels and try something new. Yes, the Louis may have been a little much for the 115 degree Arizona heat but she wanted to wear them so she did.  After getting lost in a second parking lot that week she arrives at her final destination, which is a group of young, active, singles looking to meet people just like them. And…. STOP right there.... Continue Reading
 
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    WatersEdge

  • The 20 Most Common Mistakes of the Hurt Spouse

    Colleen Morris
    28 Aug 2014 | 3:00 pm
    In “The 20 Most Common Mistakes of the Hurt Spouse,” Leslie Hardie of Affair Recovery.com talks about common mistakes people make when they find out their partner is taking part in sexually inappropriate behaviour. Whether your partner is having an affair or is addicted to pornography, these simple mistakes reveal the fragile and complicated journey that a couple takes once sexual infidelity is “found out.” While it is challenging to repair a relationship broken by such behaviour, it is not impossible. By keeping in mind these common mistakes, you can better protect yourself and your…
  • How You Can Recover From Depression

    Colleen Morris
    21 Aug 2014 | 5:39 pm
    FreeDigitalPhoto.net by Theeradech Sanin We can never talk too much about depression. One in every five people will experience depression- that could be you, it could be your partner, child or parent, and it could be a colleague at work. 1 in 5 people include doctors, psychologists, lawyers, and celebrities, ministers of religion, teachers and counsellors. Knowledge, social status, a particular culture, success nor even a particular faith or religion safeguards a person from depression. Depression is no respecter of persons. I have experienced depression. I was diagnosed with severe…
  • 5 Tips to Help Your Couple Relationship Not Only Survive but Learn to Thrive

    Colleen Morris
    14 Aug 2014 | 3:00 pm
    The top ten reasons couples decide to call it quits is the subject of a survey conducted by the law firm Slater and Gordon, and published in March 2014. A total of 1,000 divorcees were interviewed on questions pertaining to their reason/s for divorce and the process by which the decision to leave the marriage was made. Some of the information from this surveyed is captured in the infographic below. The results inform us that ‘the average person spends 24 months and 12 days thinking about a divorce before going ahead with it’. This suggests that a majority of couples are able to tolerate…
  • 6 Basic Steps to Effect Change in Your Couple Relationship

    Colleen Morris
    7 Aug 2014 | 3:00 pm
    Is your relationship feeling stuck? Do you ever feel like you are ‘talking to a brick wall’ when speaking to your partner about problematic issues? Do you despair that your partner may never change? I speak to many couples where one or both people feel this way. It is very typical of human behaviour that, when faced with a problem, we blame someone else – in couple relationships that ‘someone else’ is your partner. Sometimes your partner’s ‘problematic’ behaviour is glaringly obvious to everyone around them; excessive alcohol, physical violence, explosive anger are just some…
  • How I Personally Managed Transition

    Jessica Morris
    31 Jul 2014 | 3:00 pm
    Talking with Counsellor, Mentor and Business Coach Duncan Morris If you are a keen observer of nature, you will know that transition is part of the natural order of things. We call the transition between day and night ‘twilight’; the transition between summer and winter we call ‘autumn’ or ‘fall’; the transition between being a child and being an adult we term ‘adolescence’. Transition is the movement between the old and the new, sometimes swift but more frequently transition is slow and even painful. It is for this reason that we can…
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    His 'n' Hers Handbook

  • High Five: Stubble Rash Remedies

    Gareth
    26 Aug 2014 | 11:28 pm
    Just like the Tsar Bomba, the African bush elephant, and the Naga Jolokia pepper (it’s 10 times hotter than a jalapeno), kisses are a powerful thing. They can give you a natural rosy-cheeked glow, but in some cruel circumstances they can make you look like you’re the victim of a beauty salon disaster. Of course bearded chaps aren’t only to blame for leaving ladies with a visage that looks like it’s been exfoliated with a Brillo Pad, freshly-shaven fellas and those with a mere sprouting of facial hair can act as irritants, too. Unfortunately there’s no magic cure for kissing-induced…
  • Table-For-2: Cha Cha Moon

    Gareth
    25 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    A noodle bar with a neon heart, Cha Cha Moon takes regional Asian dishes and serves them up with panache and innovation. With only one freezer on site for the ice cream and an expansive open kitchen with over 50 staff at any time, Cha Cha Moon dishes up some of the freshest food in London. His ‘n’ Hers Handbook snapped our chopsticks and slurped up some noodles at the Soho restaurant… Noodles – yum yum in the tum tum. They sure are… presuming you can get them in there. Eating noodles with chopsticks is like riding a unicycle on cobbles – it’s a daunting task at first but…
  • High Five: Beard Dandruff Remedies

    Gareth
    23 Aug 2014 | 11:01 pm
    Snow-skin falling from your chin can really put your partner off her roast dinner, can’t it? Although, more spuds and gravy for you! It’s a common problem. Whether you’ve got a big bushy beard or a neat little trimmed one, your face forest is nicking moisture from your skin, leaving it dried out and flaky. Want to do something about those beard-flakes? We don’t blame you. And lucky for you, the solution is easy. Follow our five-step routine twice a week (with exceptions) and before you know it that pesky beard dandruff will be banished for good. P.S The featured image for this post…
  • Date Idea: Drive In Film Club

    Gareth
    23 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    Taking place at Sandown Park, Ally Pally and Brent Cross throughout March and April, Drive In Film Club brings one of American’s favourite date nights – and ultimate movie experiences – to the shores of Britain… at long last! His ‘n’ Hers Handbook rolled down our windows, pulled out the popcorn and hit the brake lights for a night in the driving seat in front of the big screen. Drive-in cinema! Can I get a high five!?! Go on then… Just watch the popcorn… Oh for crying out loud it’s gone everywhere! Whoops. Ewww… there’s a hair on this bit… That better be a head-hair.
  • High Five: Superheroine Prints

    Gareth
    22 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    Spandex. It does have a tendency to cling, doesn’t it? That’s why we find it deeply surprising that Catwoman never pulls away mid-fight to sort her cossie out.  Although, being feline, she is a rather laid back kind of all-round-super-bad-bitch so perhaps she just puts up with it. Underwear-in-the-hungry-bum syndrome is something we’ve all suffered from once or twice in our lives, eh? That’s not a bad idea for a supervillain actually. Hungry Bum Man – with a click of his fingers he’ll cripple you to the dirt with an atomic wedgie! That’s gold dust. We’re off to write that…
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    How To Fix A Relationship

  • Trust After Cheating

    Yen
    7 Aug 2014 | 7:26 pm
    Trust After Cheating -  How To Trust Your Spouse Again   Trust between spouses is important in a relationship and essential for relationship to last. Trust after cheating would be hard and needs some real work to recover.  Trust in a relationship is varied; there are several aspects to it. In order to help you have confidence to trust again, you should do a little experiment to determine how much you still trust your spouse. Trust after cheating is certainly the strongest blow that will probably threaten your…
  • Free Marriage Advice

    Yen
    1 Aug 2014 | 2:47 am
    Free Marriage Advice - Things Never Say To Your Man Men and women are both very different people. What you can say to one, you can’t say to another. In thefree marriage advice given to men, he would probably be told that should his wife ask if she looks fat in her new dress, he should never answer yes whether she is or not. How about free marriage advice for women? Just like women, there are things that men do not want to hear whether they may be true or not. What is the reason behind this?
  • Fix Relationship – The #1 Way To Spice It Up

    Yen
    21 Jul 2014 | 7:53 pm
    Fix Relationship – The #1 Way To Spice It Up   There are times in most relationships when they seem to be losing the spice that they once had. All too often partners may think that this is a natural course of events and it is, if they let it be. Many couples will think that it is fate and that something will occur to bring the spice back into the relationship. However,  that kind of luck is a myth. To fix relationship potential problems is something that you can’t leave to chance. It is far too important and so you have to intervene and create your own luck. To fix…
  • Free Relationship Advice On Forgiveness Dilemma

    Yen
    14 Jul 2014 | 8:04 pm
    Free Relationship Advice On Forgiveness Dilemma   What can you do if your partner has cheated on you? At this point, you may need some free relationship advice to help you get through this rough situation. Upon finding that your partner has cheated on you, anger and a sense of betrayal would be overwhelming. You may even want vengeance for the pain you are suffering but you must allow the immediate rage to subside before you take further steps. Free relationship advice is given to ease such situations. However, every relationship is different and no two circumstances are the same.
  • How To Overcome Jealousy

    Yen
    8 Jul 2014 | 2:56 am
    How to Overcome Jealousy   There are two types of jealousy namely, the warranted and unwarranted jealousy. Some may also call it rational and irrational jealousy. Jealousy may be good for you, or it may make you feel perturbed depending on the type of jealousy you are experiencing. Below is the unconventional strategy that works on how to overcome jealousy to ensure that your jealousy will not negatively affect your relationship.  Irrational jealousy is a strong, ugly and negative emotion that it is often hard to acknowledge. Hence, it helps to know how to overcome jealousy, in case…
 
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    Thoughts on Life and Love

  • Thinking and beliefs

    Mandy Kloppers
    2 Sep 2014 | 2:25 am
     Thinking and Beliefs Do our thoughts accurately reflect reality or do they create our reality? This has long been a question I have pondered on. What is the truth? What we believe and feel in our hearts or the bare face objective reality unfettered by emotions? If […] The post Thinking and beliefs appeared first on Thoughts on Life and Love.
  • The myth of emotional security

    Mandy Kloppers
    1 Sep 2014 | 2:11 am
    Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing. To keep our faces toward […] The post The myth of emotional security appeared first on Thoughts on Life and Love.
  • Terrorism – The Growing Threat

    Mandy Kloppers
    30 Aug 2014 | 3:31 am
    Terrorism – The Growing Threat I know this is a departure from my usual posts but terrorism has been in the news lately and I have been thinking about the mindset of someone who seeks out groups such as IS (Islamic State) and what their motivation might […] The post Terrorism – The Growing Threat appeared first on Thoughts on Life and Love.
  • Coping with chronic illness

    Mandy Kloppers
    29 Aug 2014 | 6:02 am
    Coping with chronic illness Unfortunately, this is a topic that I am very familiar with. Being born with cystic fibrosis(CF) was my first challenge. My mother had cystic fibrosis too and passed away in 2000, one week after her 50th birthday and the day after my 29th […] The post Coping with chronic illness appeared first on Thoughts on Life and Love.
  • Things you need to remember

    Mandy Kloppers
    28 Aug 2014 | 2:23 am
    Things you need to remember   1) There are many others who feel the same way you do It can often feel as if we are unique and so alone when experiencing fear, vulnerability or rejection. There are many emotions and situations that can leave us feeling like […] The post Things you need to remember appeared first on Thoughts on Life and Love.
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    Married with Luggage

  • Why We Let Ourselves Go (and How We’re Getting Our Groove Back)

    Betsy
    31 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am
    There’s no other way to say it: We let ourselves go. Last year we were in the best shape of our lives. Among other things, we spent 30 days hiking and camping along Turkey’s famed Lycian Way, eating a healthy Mediterranean diet, drinking only occasionally, and completely disconnecting from the world to commune with nature […]
  • The Secrets to a Happy Relationship (Podcast #77 with Fawn Weaver)

    Warren
    27 Aug 2014 | 2:49 am
    Episode 77 comes to you from beautiful Marvao, Portugal. Today we’re talking about happy wives and why they don’t get their own reality shows. Happily ever after is not a fairy tale. It’s a choice.” ~ Fawn Weaver Show Notes What makes a happy relationship? In this episode we delve into this complex topic and provide practical ideas […]
  • Is Middle-Aged Love Still Hot? (Podcast #76: with author Jenna McCarthy)

    Warren
    20 Aug 2014 | 3:07 am
    Episode 76 comes to you from beautiful Marvão, Portugal. Today we’re talking about middle-aged love…is it still hot many years into a relationship? Stay tuned for a funny and insightful episode. I’m officially middle-aged. I don’t need drugs anymore, thank God. I can get the same effect just by standing up real fast.” ~ Jonathan Katz […]
  • Fighting About Money? Cut It Out! (and we’ll show you how on this free webcast)

    Betsy
    19 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am
    Believe it or not, you aren’t alone. Judging from the number of signups we’ve already gotten for this webcast, fighting about money is a big issue for a lot of couples. On Saturday, August 23 at noon Eastern we aren’t going to solve your money problems, but we ARE going to show you a better […]
  • Podcast #75: Our First Trip to a Naturist Beach (+ the naked truth about trying new things together)

    Betsy
    13 Aug 2014 | 3:42 am
    Episode 75 comes to you from sunny Spain. Today we’re going to talk about trying new things with your partner, and just to make our point we went to a naked beach together. Stay tuned for the nitty gritty details (get it? sand? nitty gritty? we crack ourselves up!) When I was growing up, in […]
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    The Relationship Suite

  • Stepchildren

    Rachel Moheban-Wachtel,LCSW
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:21 pm
    Sandra writes: Dear Rachel I recently got married and am having issues with my 8-year-old step- daughter. At times she has an attitude and I don’t want to have to deal with it. My husband has a lot of guilt around his divorce and not living with her full time and she manipulates this to […]The post Stepchildren appeared first on The Relationship Suite.
  • Dealing With the Inlaws

    Rachel Moheban-Wachtel,LCSW
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:17 pm
    Sally writes: I have been married for a few years and still have difficulty dealing with my In-laws. My mother in law is extremely overbearing and controlling and my father in law agrees and goes along with whatever she wants. My husband and I are constantly fighting over this and he just doesn’t understand. Since […]The post Dealing With the Inlaws appeared first on The Relationship Suite.
  • Setting Limits in your Relationship

    Rachel Moheban-Wachtel,LCSW
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:04 pm
    David writes: My wife has several close girlfriends and she confides in them about everything. I often feel betrayed that she shares intimate details about our relationship with them and wish she would keep some things sacred to our marriage. Any relationship advice on how I can ask her to do this without sounding too […]The post Setting Limits in your Relationship appeared first on The Relationship Suite.
  • How to Assert Yourself in Your Relationship

    Rachel Moheban-Wachtel,LCSW
    1 Sep 2014 | 6:54 pm
    Suzanne writes, Dear Rachel, My boyfriend and I have been together for 3 years and live together most of the time. However the time that he doesn’t stay at my house, he is very distant and closed off emotionally. It’s become hard for me to cope with the constant “push me away” then “pull me […]The post How to Assert Yourself in Your Relationship appeared first on The Relationship Suite.
  • Dating After Divorce

    Rachel Moheban-Wachtel,LCSW
    4 Jul 2014 | 11:11 am
    Our Topic this week is Dating after a Divorce. Maryanne writes: I’m recently divorced and just started dating. I met a man who is also recently divorced and we really hit it off. The problem is that I feel so insecure about moving forward and if his intentions are just to have fun or to […]The post Dating After Divorce appeared first on The Relationship Suite.
 
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    Sunset Talks

  • Low Calorie Baked Kale Chips Recipe

    Anchal Bhatia
    7 Aug 2014 | 4:45 am
    Baked Kale Chips are a low calorie nutritious snack. Just like potato chips they deliver all the flavor but with none of the guilt. We point you the recipe. The post Low Calorie Baked Kale Chips Recipe appeared first on Sunset Talks.
  • Your Ultimate Guide to Safer Sex

    Sunset Talks
    20 Jul 2014 | 1:43 am
    There is no such thing as 100% safe sex, but yes there are ways to make sex safer from sexually transmitted diseases, infections, and unplanned pregnancy. Let’s see how. The post Your Ultimate Guide to Safer Sex appeared first on Sunset Talks.
  • How to Dress for a Casino Night

    Sunset Talks
    4 Jul 2014 | 7:24 am
    Proper casino etiquette can get you much further than you could ever expect especially when it comes to the dressing part. So, here is how you should dress for a casino night. The post How to Dress for a Casino Night appeared first on Sunset Talks.
  • Infographic: Online Shopping Trends in India

    Anchal Bhatia
    19 Jun 2014 | 6:00 am
    Cashkaro.com recently conducted a survey among its users to dig deeper into online shopping trend and their survey produced some interesting insights. Let's have a look. The post Infographic: Online Shopping Trends in India appeared first on Sunset Talks.
  • Four Tips for Buying Sunglasses Online

    Anchal Bhatia
    2 Jun 2014 | 9:24 am
    Anybody who wears sunglasses knows what does those two tiny pieces of glass mean. Apart from making a fashion statement, they help us to protect our precious eyes from the sun’s glare. If you are planning to buy this fashion accessory in the comfort of your home, hold on and take our advice on shopping for sunglasses online. This will save you a lot of cash and hassle, we bet! The post Four Tips for Buying Sunglasses Online appeared first on Sunset Talks.
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    Ask the Astrologers » Relationships

  • Venus in Leo — August 12, 2014 — Sept 5, 2014

    Melodie
    9 Aug 2014 | 6:22 am
    Venus enters Leo on August 12, 2014 at UT 07:23 UT (3:23 am EDT). Venus is the “love” planet, representing how you give and receive love and affection, as well as what you find aesthetically appealing. Venus also rules “money” as in earning potential and income, as in how you handle money, what you spend it on, and whether you’re attracting it to you or seeing it run through your fingers like water. By transit, Venus brings emphasis to these areas of your life — for better or worse, depending on the sign, house placement and relationship the transit forms…
  • Venus in Cancer — July 18, 2014 — Aug 12, 2014

    Melodie
    17 Jul 2014 | 11:03 pm
    Venus enters Cancer on July 18, 2014 at 14:06 UT (10:06 am EDT). Venus in Cancer natives are known for being sensitive, affectionate and loving. This is a very feminine archetype. Even the strongest, most independent and assertive Venus in Cancer people – both male and female — are apt to express themselves in traditionally feminine ways, such as nurturing, caring for and comforting others. When it comes to relationships, they tend to mother their partners as well. They may be passive or indirect in the early stages, but this is because they have a lot of fears — mostly…
  • Venus in Gemini — June 23, 2014 — July 18, 2014

    Melodie
    22 Jun 2014 | 10:25 am
    Venus enters Gemini on June 23, 2014 at 12:33 UT (8:33 am EDT). Venus is the esoteric ruler of Gemini, as the catalyst through which the concept of “Love” first emerges — through connecting, interacting and most importantly communicating with others. Venus in Gemini people are charming and flirtatious. They’re playful, light-hearted and charismatic with a natural appreciation for the give-and-take that goes hand-in-hand in any relationship. They’re insatiably curious, wanting to know everything there is to know about the people they’re interested in, and as…
  • Ask the Tarot: Second Time Around

    Melodie
    10 Jun 2014 | 4:24 am
    A client wants to know about a relationship that ended a few years back. It started, faltered and then fizzled out over the course of a year, without ever fully developing into the serious, committed relationship that my client was interested in. Since January, their relationship has been “back on” again, after several different transitions (from periods of not speaking at all to attempts to maintain the connection as a friendship only, with a few ‘casual’ hookups in between). Now though things seem to be moving forward again. And my client — Melissa — is…
  • Venus in Taurus — May 28, 2014 – June 23, 2014

    Melodie
    28 May 2014 | 5:37 pm
    Venus enters Taurus May 29, 2014 at 1:45 am UT (May 28, 2014 at 9:45 pm EDT).  Venus is exalted in Taurus, meaning that it is in its own ruling sign, that it’s comfortable in that sign, and that it is likely to express its highest most powerful vibration there. If you were lucky enough to have been born with this placement, you probably have a natural appreciation for the beauty and the arts, for love and romance, and for anything that stimulates the 5 senses: a breath-taking sunset for example, a soft ocean breeze, a haunting melody, fine wine, gourmet foods, exotic spices, fragrant…
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    TheStallionStyle

  • How to Handle Her Breast Like a Real Stallion

    James Buzinko
    22 Aug 2014 | 1:19 pm
    How much do you really know about her bosom? As a man, we often stare at “twins” each lady has and daydream about them all day, but we don’t know much besides that we like the way they look. When you are handling her breasts, it is possible to make every last touch count and really get […]
  • 6 Kamasutra Books Worth Having In Your Library

    James Buzinko
    22 Aug 2014 | 8:25 am
    Sex is the essence of our existence. When you have intercourse, it is important to make it as fun and pleasure-filled as possible. There are many ways to do this, and tantric secrets have been passed down from one generation to the next. If you think you know every exotic position or way to make […]
  • 10+ Shocking Facts About Men and Their Sex Life

    James Buzinko
    22 Aug 2014 | 7:23 am
    Ever wondered how big the average penis is, or how long men really last in bed? There are without a doubt many myths circulating between guys about these issues. Therefore, I have decided to create an article dealing with some of the most disputable details from male sex health issue. These 10+ interesting facts will shock […]
  • The Best Pussy Pump Guide You Need To Read Today

    James Buzinko
    21 Aug 2014 | 10:35 am
    When it comes to sex toys, nothing is off limits. Just as men, women nowadays can enhance sensations with a vacuum pussy pump. The hand-pumping action of these devices engorges and swells up the labia, increasing sensitivity and making intercourse even more pleasurable. The question is – why to do this in the first place? In this guide, we’ll […]
  • All You Need To Know About Cock Rings

    James Buzinko
    21 Aug 2014 | 9:36 am
    Getting the utmost pleasure out of sex is something that every man wants. Whether you want to increase your own satisfaction or hers, cock rings can help. Not only are these inexpensive additions to your love life, they are comfortable and stimulate all of the right points to ensure a hard, enjoyable orgasm each and every time […]
 
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    Love From Ana

  • 8 Reasons Why You May Be Afraid Of Commitment

    Ana
    23 Aug 2014 | 5:44 am
    That’s right – I mean you not him! Men tend to be the ones who back out of a relationship due to a fear of getting tied down, but it’s not always the case. If you are having trouble making a relationship last, or regularly make excuses to end things, […] The post 8 Reasons Why You May Be Afraid Of Commitment appeared first on Love From Ana.
  • Love Daily

    Ana
    14 Aug 2014 | 11:00 pm
    If you want love to survive, it needs daily nourishing. You can’t neglect your relationship and expect it to flourish. Just like a plant that won’t live for very long without water, love will die if you don’t pay attention to it. Love is not something you have but something […] The post Love Daily appeared first on Love From Ana.
  • 12 Ways to Beat Boredom in Your Relationship

    Ana
    30 Jul 2014 | 9:44 am
    Boredom is a dangerous state for any relationship. You think you’re okay, and in most cases you are, and everything works out fine. But sometimes (too often) if the excitement is missing for any length of time, it creates a gap that can be filled all too easily by an […] The post 12 Ways to Beat Boredom in Your Relationship appeared first on Love From Ana.
  • How Do You Know You Can Trust A Guy?

    Ana
    24 Jul 2014 | 10:34 pm
    Trust doesn’t happen overnight, so don’t worry if it’s not there right at the beginning of a relationship. As you get to know a guy you’ll find out over time if you can trust him or not by what he says and what he does. Give yourself time to get […] The post How Do You Know You Can Trust A Guy? appeared first on Love From Ana.
  • 9 Signs of a Bad First Date

    Ana
    18 Jul 2014 | 11:45 am
    Not every date will be perfect. There will always be the one that got away, the evening you’d rather not think about, or the guy that made you cringe. However, there are times when you’re in the date and you’re not quite sure if this is going to be a […] The post 9 Signs of a Bad First Date appeared first on Love From Ana.
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  • Copyright attorney in Charlotte NC

    Epaperbird
    2 Sep 2014 | 10:27 pm
    Piracy or plagiarism of any original content without the owners’ exclusive consent is a very serious offence punishable by law. This due to the economic loss that an individual might have to contend with when other people use his/her works as if it is their own work.  In case you need to take care of your intellectual property, you require the services of an expert such as a copyright attorney in Charlotte NC who will do all it take to ensure your original work is protected by law. Searching for any professional services like getting a reputable intellectual property lawyer normally calls…
  • Raw Rolling Papers and its Top Benefits

    Epaperbird
    1 Sep 2014 | 2:57 pm
    The cigarette smoking industry is a multi-million dollar industry. It has continued to grow exponentially as more and more people get into this industry either as consumers, retailers or manufacturers.  Raw Rolling Papers are new innovations in this industry that are used to make cigarettes. They have many desirable qualities that make them so popular including hybrid blends unbleached fibers among many other features. Since time immemorial, paper has played a central role in human development and growth. Almost all ventures that man involves himself with, there is paper for example…
  • Piano Movers Roanoke VA Company Services

    Epaperbird
    29 Aug 2014 | 12:10 am
    Pianos are very important musical instruments especially for the music lovers. It would be therefore a very heartbreaking situation to see your piano get destroyed due to poor handling when it is being moved. This instrument is very delicate and at the same time very expensive and therefore there is a need to ensure it is handled with care. In case you think of moving from one place to another together with your instrument, you should then consider hiring Piano Movers Roanoke VA Company who will ensure that your piano arrives to its new destination in one peace. Another instance that might…
  • The Benefits of Hiring a Small Business Lawyer NYC

    Epaperbird
    24 Aug 2014 | 12:13 pm
    In recent times, there has been an increased campaign from the government and other organizations advocating for people to get into self-employment. Many small and medium sized enterprises barely begin making profits before dying off. There have been many reasons contributing to this worrying trend chief among them being legal complications. As such, before venturing into entrepreneurship, you need to hire a Small Business Lawyer NYC who will take care of any legal issues surrounding your venture. Even if your enterprise is doing just fine without an attorney, it is high time you considered…
  • Top Benefits of Using Mineral Sun Tanning Lotion

    Epaperbird
    22 Aug 2014 | 5:30 am
    Its every ones wish to have a good and attractive skin and also pleasant fragrance when in the middle of crowd or even at the job place. Human beings have gone for many mechanisms to try to keep their skin healthy and glowing of which these mechanisms have turned against them health wise. To have the right fragrance and to keep skin alive and glowing use mineral sun tanning lotion. This product will keep you going. Whenever you enter into a beauty shop to buy your cosmetics it is always advisable to enquire what is good for you and in which type of environment. This product will always work…
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    Boundless

  • Five Questions With One of the Most Popular Christian Bloggers

    Joshua Rogers
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:49 am
    Today we begin a series of posts on Boundless called "Five Questions With..." in which we interview influential Christians who are making a difference in their corner of the world. We begin the series with Tim Challies (pronounced CHALL-eez), a longtime supporter of Boundless and one of the most popular Christian bloggers in the world. Tim started Challies.com back in 2002, but initially, he only used it to post pictures of his children for his family members to see. However, in 2003, he began writing daily posts about the Christian life, and with stunning regularity, he has…
  • Your Turn: 4 Signs You’re Ready to Get Married

    Boundless Community
    29 Aug 2014 | 6:58 am
    Photo by The Long Farewell by Paul Perkins My wife and I dated for a year-and-a-half before getting engaged. I would like to say I always knew we would one day get married. But the truth is, I didn’t always know. In fact, for a while I wasn’t sure. Not because of anything having to do with my wife. Instead, I didn’t know if I was ready for marriage. I had been single my entire life, and marriage seemed like such a big — and permanent — step. Fortunately, I worked up the courage to buy an engagement ring and propose, and all worked out. But it would’ve…
  • A Wealth of Dating Advice: Episode 343

    Lisa Anderson
    27 Aug 2014 | 11:01 pm
    Listen to this week's show! Question to discuss: What dating or relationship book has had the most impact on you, and why? Roundtable: A Library of Relationship BooksEnough dating and relationship books have been written over the years to fill most libraries 10 times over. Not all of them are equal, though. What books have shaped your thinking on relationships? Which ones should be burned? Which would you still like to read? What have been your biggest takeaways from the books you've read? Our panel weighs in. Culture: Gary Thomas Answers Your QuestionsGary Thomas is known for his…
  • You Are a Work in Progress

    Josh Loke
    26 Aug 2014 | 12:34 pm
    Christians are works in progress (WIP). I think all of us would admit that, yet even as we do, after 10 years of being part of over 20 different small groups, I’ve noticed that we don’t like to talk about it very much. That’s not to say we never admit it. When the time is right and mood is set, we’re happy to talk about our lapses in quiet time or our failures to “put God first,” but when it comes to our struggles, feelings of inadequacy, lack of faith or just straight up sin, those things don’t come out all that much. Why is that? Being a Good…
  • Christians Are Weird

    Steve Bierfeldt
    26 Aug 2014 | 6:55 am
    I remember playing volleyball at a high school/college youth night. At my turn to serve, I yelled across the net, “Alright, pass me the ball.” The teenager across from me was doing back flips and bouncing the ball off his head. Apparently he’d just created a game that involved passing me the ball, but only on his terms. “Um, OK. Can you pass me the ball?” More flips and cartwheels. “Dude, it’s a good thing you’re home-schooled,” I laughed, “Because one day of that on the playground, and you’d have more bruises than…
 
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    Best Ever Love Life

  • Men Try On Spanx for the First Time

    Bell
    15 Aug 2014 | 4:30 am
      It’s been a long week and we could do with a little light heartedness. And what better way than to see four men try on some Spanx gear. For the uninitiated, Spanx are – to quote the Urban Dictionary “Power panties used by portly people for the illusion of slimness.” In other words, a form of torture that we women don in the hope that not only will they give us smooth lines for any slinky outfit we are wearing, but that somehow we’ll look about x number of stones lighter (but note the use of the word ‘illusion’ in the definition). The most…
  • A Best Ever Anniversary Meal for Two – for the New Cook

    Di Gramp
    15 Aug 2014 | 1:19 am
    Anniversaries + romance = chocolate, champagne & strawberries? Well maybe or maybe not depending on whether you are willing to try something different. Just because cooking isn’t your passion or you don’t have much experience, it doesn’t mean you can’t prepare something wonderful and exciting as an anniversary meal. For a fabulous evening meal for two we suggest something with a slightly exotic theme – Cuban/Mexican. All recipes have been selected for their suitability for new cooks but don’t let the ease of preparation fool you, they are magically complex delicious…
  • Another Big Sigh! 9th August is International Swingers’ Day!

    Bell
    7 Aug 2014 | 6:10 pm
      All these special days (and months not forgetting May being the celebration of all masturbatory activities) are coming thick and fast! Last week it was orgasms and this week it’s good old swinging. But while we might all want an orgasm, sharing your partner may be a step too far. According to Wikipedia, 2005 estimates by the Kinsey Institute and others, swingers accounted for two to four percent of married couples with numbers in excess of 4 million people in North America. As of 2011, some experts believed that there were as many as 15 million Americans swinging on a…
  • What Do Men Really Want In Bed?

    Bell
    6 Aug 2014 | 2:11 pm
    Want to wow your man in bed? Men can sometimes be tight-lipped about their bedroom wish lists, but luckily we’re here to help.Blow his mind with We-Vibe’s top tips for what men really want in bed.  Know what you like, and tell him Tell your partner about your likes and dislikes! Know your body, and don’t be afraid to give some (gentle) feedback. Make it clear when you’re really into something your partner is doing, or when you’d rather try something else. If you want him to last longer during sex or foreplay, just say you want the moment to last. Trust us, he’ll appreciate you…
  • Conflicting Beliefs: Is a Spiritual Match Necessary for True Love?

    Bell
    5 Aug 2014 | 3:15 am
    Finding true love is very difficult these days and keeping the relationship going is even more complex in this fast-paced and tech savvy world. True love is based on many factors such as likes, dislikes, behaviour, nature of the person, and spirituality. Relationships blossom only when two people strongly believe in each other and generate positive energies that keeps them together. Love can happen any time and with anyone without actually knowing the person initially. What if you find your true love who matches your dreams, hobbies, and likes but has a different spiritual belief? This can…
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    Til Death, I Guess

  • Simple ways to spice up your marriage and keep the love burning

    T.D.I.G.
    2 Sep 2014 | 7:31 pm
    Is thе romance gоnе іn уоur marriage аnd replaced bу thе growing demands аnd responsibilities оf married life? Іf thіs іs happening tо уоur marriage life, іt іs іmроrtаnt tо spice uр уоur marriage аnd kеер thе love burning bеfоrе уоu аnd уоur spouse fall оut оf love wіth еасh other. Everyone hаs thе nееd tо feel loved аnd іf уоu feel thаt thе love іn уоur marriage іs slowly fading, уоu hаvе tо find ways tо spice uр уоur marriage life аnd rekindle lost love. Love іs thе mоst іmроrtаnt ingredient оf а lasting…
  • How to avoid an Emotional Affair

    T.D.I.G.
    30 Aug 2014 | 8:35 am
    “But we’re јust friends” аrе fоur оf thе mоst dangerous wоrds fоr уоur relationship аnd marriage. Affairs, including emotional affairs, аrе typical unplanned events. Еvеn whеn wе аrе оn thаt slippery slope, wе convince оursеlvеs еvеrуthіng іn OK. The majority оf extramarital affairs bеgіn аs “јust friends.” Whіlе іt іs сеrtаіnlу true thаt thеrе аrе affairs thаt bеgіn wіth impulsive one-night stands wіth а stranger, thе mоst common оnеs thаt І sее bеgіn аs “јust friends.” Іn fact, іf…
  • Rekindling thе Passion іn Yоur Marriage – Whаt Yоu Νееd tо Know

    T.D.I.G.
    27 Aug 2014 | 9:46 pm
    Couples shоuld bе passionate tо еасh оthеr tо bе аblе tо mаkе thе marriage lаst. А marriage wіthоut passion іs mоrе lіkеlу tо fail. Passion kеерs thе relationship alive. Іf thе passion іn уоur marriage starts tо fade, уоu hаvе tо dо sоmеthіng tо bring bасk thе fire іn уоur marriage. Rekindling thе passion іn уоur marriage nееds sоmе effort аnd dedication. Wіthоut а conscious effort tо kеер thе passion іn thе relationship, thе marriage will suffer а slow death. At thе bеgіnnіng оf thе relationship, couples аrе…
  • Enjoying a healthy and happy sex life in yоur golden years

    T.D.I.G.
    26 Aug 2014 | 7:06 pm
    The issue оf older individuals hаvіng sex іs bесоmіng mоrе common. Маnу bеlіеvе thіs hаs tо dо wіth baby boomers оut thеrе thаt аrе mоrе open tо thе topic. Тhеу dоn’t find іt tо bе аs taboo аs іt оnсе wаs. Аlsо, women feel thеrе іs mоrе equality іn today’s society thаn іn thе раst. Тhеу аrе mоrе open tо talk аbоut thеіr sexual relationships іnstеаd оf hiding thеm аs thеу оnсе did. There іs nо reason tо thіnk уоu wоn’t bе аblе tо enjoy а vеrу healthy аnd happy sex life іntо…
  • Sex During Separation?

    T.D.I.G.
    14 Aug 2014 | 8:13 pm
    Question from a reader regarding How to Successfully Date During a Trial Separation What Аbоut Sex Durіng Separation? My husband and I are going through a trial separation. We go on dates to try to find that connection we once had before the marriage went sour. I’m a little embarrassed to admit that we also continue to have sex. I know there are all sorts of reasons why this can be detrimental to the situation, but I’d much prefer being sexually active with a man I know and can feel safe against sexually transmitted diseases and such. People аsk mе аbоut thіs а lot. Wives…
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    Our Peaceful Family

  • Keeping Score In Marriage: 7 Tips To Help You Not Keep Score

    Marcus and Ashley
    25 Aug 2014 | 5:28 am
    Are you keeping score in your marriage? If you are, stop! You might be keeping scores in your head, or written them down on a hidden piece of paper somewhere, or on your phone. Keeping score in marriage will not only make you feel miserable and guilty, and could also be devastating for your marriage. It will keep you waiting like a Lion, ready to  pounce on your predator (in this case your spouse) for any mistakes he/she makes. If it was a genuine mistake, and wasn’t a deal breaker kind of thing, then why hold on to it? Do you want your mistakes to be held over your head? For you to…
  • Friendship In Marriage: How To Become Best Friends

    Marcus and Ashley
    18 Aug 2014 | 5:20 am
    Friendship in marriage builds intimacy, and helps married couples to open up to their  insecurities without worrying about being judged. In a marriage where the couples are, or eventually become, best friends the marriage blossoms. Does your spouse deserve to be your best friend? Yes! You might not agree with us, which is fine. You are still our friend, and its okay to have one or two differences. Who is your best friend? Your best friend has similar interests as yours, shares their joys and sorrows with you, and nicely critiques your bad actions (and vice versa). Would you agree that…
  • Is Marriage The End Of Your Life?

    Marcus and Ashley
    11 Aug 2014 | 5:17 am
    “Once you get married, your life is over.” You might have heard this statement before, but is it really true? Is marriage the end of your life? It all depends on the way you and your spouse decide to look at it, and the kind of marriage you both desire. Two questions you can ask each other are: What kind of marriage do we want to have? Where do we want to go with our marriage? We believe marriage does not have to be the end of your life! Rather, it can be the beginning of a whole new life blossoming from your old life. “When I was younger I thought once you got married…
  • How To Say Sorry To Your Wife Or Husband

    Marcus and Ashley
    4 Aug 2014 | 5:39 am
    Learning how to say sorry to your wife or husband is part of marriage, it’s also part of life! During our first year of marriage, we viewed apologies differently than we do now. Neither one of us was willing to say sorry, it made things worse, and showed how selfish we were! You probably have experienced it too.  In marriage, you will have a fight or an argument with your spouse. Yes, you will sometimes be wrong, accept it! You might feel awful about it, and wonder if you should say sorry; well, you have to! You don’t have to be the one in the wrong to apologize. Sometimes…
  • 17 Inspirational Marriage Quotes For Couples

    Marcus and Ashley
    28 Jul 2014 | 3:48 am
    Do you have two or more inspirational marriage quotes? Maybe, maybe not, but after reading this post, we hope you will find one or two that will resonate with you. Whenever you are down in your marriage or need a pick me up, reading inspiring marriage quotes may be the pick me up you were looking for. Inspirational quotes for marriage will help you stand strong when everything seems to be falling apart; as well as inspire you. As newlyweds, when we were struggling to adjust to marriage, I sometimes read inspirational marriage quotes. The marriage quotes I read were about 3 in total, but…
 
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    THE WORTHY STORIES

  • 9 reasons he is only into having sex with you-nothing more.

    charles huggins
    26 Aug 2014 | 3:57 am
    1. Your partner has never specifically told you that he isn’t seeing other people.2. He almost never calls you. But, he does text you. Those times are usually are usually after 11pm. 3. There are only a limited number of people who know about your “relationship.” And when I say limited I mean his one best friend.4. The only time he wants to hang out is when he has nothing better to do.5. The definition of “hanging out” almost always involves you two hooking up.6. There are no coffee dates, dinner dates, or even movie dates. 7. He only asks you to hang out after 11pm. 8. He will…
  • 4 WAYS TO TURN THAT FROWN INTO A SMILE.

    charles huggins
    25 Aug 2014 | 3:58 am
    Mr. Worthy, the oldest active celebrity trainer to the stars is busy training his latest client, world renowned actress Angelina Polie. Angelina is doing a little bit extra this workout as she seems to be burning off stress probably from her busy life style. She is maniacally doing pushups, then sit ups, then running laps around the track all while not taking a break and having this mean look on her face.Mr. Worthy stops her to make sure that everything is okay.(MR. WORTHY)Hey Angelina! You are working out like a bear today.(ANGELINA)Yeah, yeah.(MR. WORTHY)Now normally I like when my…
  • 3 THINGS GUYS CARE ABOUT MORE THAN LOOKS

    charles huggins
    18 Aug 2014 | 4:14 am
    Cynthia Burns, the high school guidance counselor is walking on her way to her office when she walks by the woman's bathroom and stops. She hears someone crying in the bathroom, so she walks in to see what is going on.She goes in and at the sink is 9th grade student Hallie. (CYNTHIA)Hallie, what is going on? You are about to be late to class. Why are you crying?(HALLIE)I'm sorry Mrs. Burns, I was on my way to class. I'm not playing hookie, I just wanted to fix myself up before I got in the classroom.(CYNTHIA)Okay, but you still haven't told me why you are crying.(HALLIE)My idiot…
  • 7 Weird Signs of Health Troubles

    charles huggins
    15 Aug 2014 | 8:02 am
    Check Your: HearingFor: Diabetes.Testing, testing 1-2-3. People with diabetes were more than twice as likely as those without the disease to have hearing loss, report researchers at Niigata University in Japan. Surprisingly, younger diabetics — under age 60 — were even more at risk for developing hearing impairment than their older counterparts. High blood sugar levels associated with diabetes may damage blood vessels in your ears.Check Your: EyesFor: Cognitive decline. In a study, people as young as 38 who had wider blood vessels in their eyes scored worse on IQ tests than those…
  • 4 REASONS TO LET HIM SLEEP IN

    charles huggins
    14 Aug 2014 | 5:09 am
    Mr. Worthy the celebrity to the stars is at the home of his latest client Kelly Kardashian. She is busy doing low impact cardio training.(KELLY)I can really feel my arms burning. (MR. WORTHY)Good. That means your arms are responding to the workout. (KELLY) sarcasticallyI don't know how good this is, my arms are killing me.(MR. WORTHY)When your arms aren't killing you is when we should be worried. (KELLY)I can't believe my husband hasn't woken up yet. He should be down this work out too. Let me go wake him.Kelly starts to leave to wake her husband up but Mr. Worthy stops…
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    Dating and Relationship Tips

  • How to know if a Guy likes you

    2 Sep 2014 | 9:04 am
    A guy may not be as chatty and expressive as a girl, but he has his own way of reacting when he finds a girl that tickles his fancy. So you are getting the vibe that he’s into you but you just aren’t sure about it yet. Well, worry no more, girl, I’ll fill you in on how to know if a guy likes you. The good thing about this is, with guys, it’s as clear as it can be.6 tips on how to know if a Guy likes you•    Eye contactThe eyes can never go wrong. If a guy likes you, he’d savor you with his eyes even without you knowing. In the meantime, he’s comfortable with the…
  • Reasons he broke up with you

    1 Sep 2014 | 11:51 pm
    Once upon a time, your relationship was successful. You loved him and the feeling was mutual. You two couldn’t be happier until the boat began to experience the effect of the storm. You thought you would come out of it successfully, but that never happened because he called it quits. You know all wasn’t well but you still can’t place your hands on the exact reasons he broke up with you. Well, the deed is already done, but knowing what led to the break up can give you some sort of closure.5 reasons he broke up with you•    Trust issuesA relationship without trust is…
  • Signs he’s Boyfriend Material

    1 Sep 2014 | 8:58 am
    A girl needs a man who would show her the true meaning of love. She needs a companion who would always be there to make her happy. But that’s not an excuse for you to jump into the arms of any kind of man; he has to be worth it. It’s better to be a single and happy woman than to get involved with a torn in the flesh. You need to consider these signs he’s boyfriend material before starting a relationship.6 Signs he’s Boyfriend Material•    He’s not self centered Some men think that the entire world revolves around them. If it’s not about him then it’s not…
  • A Girl likes you: How to know

    1 Sep 2014 | 12:11 am
    Women can be unpredictable sometimes. They act in ways that do not reflect their true thoughts in order not to seem so obvious, and this can make a guy unsure about where they truly stand. You like her, and you think she likes you too but she isn’t saying it. Well, worry no more. Here’s how to know if a girl likes you even when she doesn’t want to admit it. 6 Tips on how to know if a girl likes you•    She looks at you oftenWhen a girl likes you, she tends to admire you from a distance. She keeps an eye on you, secretly fantasizing about being with you. And when you…
  • How to Propose to a Woman

    31 Aug 2014 | 12:13 am
    The journey of a life time commitment begins with the ultimate proposal. A man finds the love of his life and is ready to walk down the aisle with her, but first he needs her consent for the deal to be sealed. It might seem like just a question, but truth is, it isn’t just a question but one which can either make or mar the rest of your life as a man. It’s okay to be nervous, but as long as you know how to propose to a woman, you’ll be just fine.5 tips on how to propose to a Woman•    Is she the one?We aren’t talking about a romantic affair here but a life time…
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    LoLa

  • Welcome to the Dark Side-Twin Flames

    Lola
    26 Aug 2014 | 5:48 pm
    Everybody who is dealing with a Twin Flame connection wants to know how you can not only survive, but make it through where you find peace and happiness. The most important thing I want you to know is: IT CAN BE DONE. This video covers some of the ‘darker’ elements of energy and NOT so divine intervention sometimes experienced while working through a genuine OR non genuine Twin Flame Union. These may include the shadow aspect, the opposite polarities,(light and dark) entities, past life attachments, negative thought forms, and false twins. Love & LightLoLa…
  • Om – Medicine for the Soul

    Lola
    10 Aug 2014 | 5:42 pm
    To a mind that is still – The whole Universe surrenders – Lao Tsu Since today is Sunday, and for some is dedicated to honoring their God, family, and themselves – I am not posting about Twin Flames today. Although I have learned to use mantras and meditation during my Twin Flame journey to calm my mind and expand my awareness, this is important for everyone – no matter what journey you are on in life. We all have issues, and we always will. For some just the commute to work alone – or even work itself is enough to drive you insane. For others it may be financial woes,…
  • Twin Flame Confusion

    Lola
    30 Jul 2014 | 7:07 pm
    July has been a blur of a month, and some great things have been occurring as well as some challenging circumstances and continued emotional upheavals. I am continually working hard on learning more about the twin flame spiritual path so that I can grow to help more people as well as embarking on a new intuitive journey. More to come on that later, but I am sure you are wondering what happened after I finally arrived in Los Angeles to spend my life with the man of my dreams? Lol….waiting on pins and needles This post focuses on the extremely difficult dynamics that are involved when you…
  • Am I Wrong?

    Lola
    24 Jul 2014 | 5:27 pm
    So to continue on with the topic at the moment of self-love, I am sharing in this post my favorite song at the moment. It is a song about self-love, opportunity, inspiration, and not conforming to everyone else’s ideals of who you should be or how you need to live your life. Being part of a twin flame relationship has not only taught me more about myself then I ever wanted to know, it has inspired me to look at everyone and everything else with a different lens. We tend to get tunnel vision – like a horse with blinders on. Sometimes we do it because we were taught that way, and sometimes…
  • Who should I fall in love with?? My answer…

    Lola
    19 Jul 2014 | 7:13 pm
    YOU. We sometimes get to a point in life, when we have set a ton of goals, planned our dream vacation, taken care of our children, and fallen in love – where we realize something is missing. While focusing on all of the external things we want and love, we have forgotten the one thing where it all begins – to LOVE OURSELVES first. I got to this point – and unfortunately I don’t have any excuse. Some of us have grown up in families that don’t show love. Some have been shown love in unhealthy ways, and have carried that on throughout life. Some of us are victims of abuse. I grew up in…
 
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    The Blunt Fairytale

  • The Roommate (The X-Factor)

    optjedi
    25 Aug 2014 | 2:47 pm
    When you start a relationship with someone, you usually think about how much that person makes you happy, and how you want to make them happy too. And you start thinking about his family and his close friends, the people that mean most to him/her, and hoping that you’d get along with them. But then there’s the “x-factor” that comes along: the roommate.  My boyfriend’s roommate is probably also his closest friend. They have been living together for about 2 years, and they both like similar things. When I first met him, he was polite, and very nice, also giving…
  • Anxiety (A True Confession of How it Happened)

    optjedi
    19 Aug 2014 | 11:13 pm
    I’m only writing this post right now because I think I truly know what I want to say, for once. It’s easy to just pretend that nothing is wrong and put a smile on your face, while deep down, you’re worried. Although I may sound like a drama queen, I know exactly why I turned out this way and why I’m so anxious when it comes to my relationship.  This goes back to when I was in my previous relationship. Thinking about it now, it probably wasn’t the healthiest of relationships. But then again, all girls go through that kind of relationship at least once (unless…
  • The Beauty of Silence- And then Hits Boredom

    optjedi
    18 Aug 2014 | 7:44 pm
    With all the fights and cuddling that relationships go through, there really isn’t much time to talk about the silence that comes up between the two individuals. Since you two are complete strangers, you have no idea what the other person is thinking, and you it may lead to silence. I, for one, know that I talk a lot. I mean, I’m a girl. I naturally just talk. I am also one of those people who create stories out of the blue and pretend that they are happening (no, I’m not crazy). Most of the time, my boyfriend enjoys my stories and plays along. Other times, we just kind of…
  • The Fight- The Sudden Realization that He’s a Complete Stranger from the Internet

    optjedi
    14 Aug 2014 | 7:42 pm
    My boyfriend and I don’t have that many “off” weeks. I find it as an accomplishment, just because in my past relationships, I remember constantly fighting about something or being upset with him. Of course there are always times when we don’t see eye to eye, but we rarely fight. So when our first fight came along, I was not only in awe, but I was also relieved that it was over. Considering we had never really had a disagreement, it was interesting to finally be at a crossroads where neither of us were willing to budge. The incident? Silly, really. But isn’t it…
  • One Lovely Blog Award

    optjedi
    14 Aug 2014 | 7:28 pm
    Wow. I’m super lucky. I actually have at least one reader!! Yay! Thank you to zebrawoman for the nominationnnnnnnn :D So 7 things about me? Where do I start… 1) The longest relationship I’ve been in is 3 years. 2) I’m a huge fan of Star Wars (which brings me to number 3) 3) My dream guy is Obi-Wan Kenobi 4) During my spare time, I usually work on my art 5) I’m unorganized most of the time 6) I can live without a cell phone 7) I read at least 3 books a month   Now for my nominees (no particular order) - http://southernbelly.wordpress.com/…
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    Love My Brit

  • Weekly Featured Couple: Marie and Dave

    Chris Martin
    1 Sep 2014 | 7:00 am
    Our featured couple this week is Marie and Dave, whose mutual love of the virtual rock/ electronic band Gorillaz led to them meeting. Currently they are fortunate enough to be in the position to be living together for a few months. However, soon they will have to return to their LDR and everything that brings with […] The post Weekly Featured Couple: Marie and Dave appeared first on Love My Brit .
  • Real Life Dates in a Long Distance Relationship

    Chris Martin
    28 Aug 2014 | 3:00 am
    We have talked before about the Skype date, and how to make the most of it, even though you may be thousands of miles apart (here). But there will come a day when you meet your partner in real life (if you met online). Or perhaps, like us, you met your partner in person, but […] The post Real Life Dates in a Long Distance Relationship appeared first on Love My Brit .
  • Weekly Featured Couple: Jeremy and Cristina (Follow Up)

    Chris Martin
    25 Aug 2014 | 2:00 am
    The first time we spoke to Jeremy and Cristina, they were planning their first visit. Jeremy was counting down the days until he would fly from the US to Mexico to visit Cristina for three weeks. Now that they have met in person, we thought it would be a good opportunity to catch up with […] The post Weekly Featured Couple: Jeremy and Cristina (Follow Up) appeared first on Love My Brit .
  • Top 20 Gift Ideas for Long Distance Couples

    Chris Martin
    21 Aug 2014 | 11:00 am
    Finding a gift is a test of how well you know your partner. We have already discussed ideas for how to come up with unique and personal ideas  for presents in a long distance relationship. Read Chris’ posts, Finding the Perfect Gift Part 1, and Part 2 for more information on that. However, we realise […] The post Top 20 Gift Ideas for Long Distance Couples appeared first on Love My Brit .
  • Infographic: Why Long Distance Relationships Can Work

    Chris Martin
    17 Aug 2014 | 1:53 pm
    We love supporting long distance couples, which is why we blog about everything long distance to help couples with anything they may experience along the way. We all share one goal, to close the gap!  We felt that there is not enough proof out there reflecting anything positive about long distance relationships. Not like you […] The post Infographic: Why Long Distance Relationships Can Work appeared first on Love My Brit .
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    18 Months of HOPE

  • 90 days

    Joel
    29 Aug 2014 | 10:39 am
    It’s only a piece of cheap plastic – but, to me, it’s priceless! I received my three month “purity” chip last night in Celebrate Recovery. I’ve been looking forward to this night for months. You see, three months is a real mental hurdle for me. Sure, I’ve gone more than three months without looking at […]
  • Can God use my sin for good?

    Joel
    27 Aug 2014 | 9:12 am
    I’ve been torn for the past five years contemplating this question: Can God turn my sin into something good? This is my struggle: Part of me believes that I’m going to have to “pay” a penalty for betraying trust in my marriage, and for struggling with addiction for all these years (i.e., divorce). “Do not […]
  • Married to an abuser?

    Joel
    26 Aug 2014 | 8:13 am
    Every few days, I get these statements from my wife that I’m not quite sure what to do with. The most recent one was yesterday via text: “I have tried counseling to antidepressants to being roommates etc to cope with the abuse that comes from being married to an addict…” Of all the ways I […]
  • Porn and Passwords

    Joel
    25 Aug 2014 | 2:19 pm
    It amazes me how many guys I meet with internet pornography issues who do have internet filters. One of my good friends, actually, is very much a porn addict and his Android phone is completely unprotected! Another friend of mine who struggles with porn switched from a “dumb” phone (no internet), to a smartphone over […]
  • The Kingdom and the seed

    Joel
    22 Aug 2014 | 9:22 am
    In my prayer time this morning, the Lord led me to Mark 4:26-28: “And He [Jesus] was saying, ‘The kingdom of God is like a man who casts seed upon the soil; and he goes to bed at night and gets up by day, and the seed sprouts and grows — how, he himself does […]
 
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