When Men Come With a Warning Label

Man and woman sitting on opposite sides of park bench

How can men talk about needs without women feeling controlled?

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Men Aren’t to Blame for Families’ Struggle with Work-Life Balance

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“I see couples who are eager — desperate, even — to share both family and career. They both feel torn between work and home. It’s not men who get in the way of fixing that. It’s the workplace.”

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Strong Boundaries Are Critical For Healthy Relationships. Can You Stand Up For Yourself?

Clear, Well-drawn Boundaries are Essential.

Setting Boundaries is not a luxury, it is a necessity. Steven Lake explores how intimate relationships are strengthened by knowing where you end and the other begins.

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Dear Dedee, On Our 26th Anniversary

dear deedee

“I didn’t even try to kiss you until our third date, in large measure because I was completely unconvinced someone like you would want to kiss someone like me.”

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An Open Letter to My Now Ex-Wife

open letter to ex-wife

“It was an honor to have you for 20 years. It will be my privilege to be a close friend the rest of your life.”

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Wedding Photos That Prove Two Grooms are Better Than One

groom

Double the suits, double the love. Sarah Karlan from Buzzfeed shares adorable photos of newlyweds.

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7 Reasons Why Fighting Is Good For Your Relationship

Fighting is good for the relationship

How can fighting be good for anything? Steven Lake explores how this works in relationship.

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Competition From Another Man Or Woman? Bring It On!

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“It’s human nature to want someone more when someone else wants them, too.”

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Calling Men for Submissions on Marriage and Commitment

man and marriage

Men aren’t usually prominent in conversations about marriage and commitment. Join GMP in changing that.

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Let Me Love Your Filthy Heart (Goodbye to Baby Love)

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Real love isn’t always rose and lavender, sometimes it’s a lot more like manure. But maybe loving the fertilizer is the secret of a lasting relationship.

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10 Ways To Have Fun In Your Relationship: The Language Of Kids At Play

Let loose and have fun!

Have you forgotten how to play? Steven Lake reminds us how important it is to have FUN in your relationship.

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How to Get Your Partner to Do the Dishes

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Few partners will ever want to do the dishes so you have to change your question.

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Finding Your ‘Couple-ness’ in Parenthood

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When you have two kids, you can’t wait until the nest is empty to be a couple again. Instead, you have to redefine what being a couple is and means.

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3 Tips to Survive Your Engagement

3 Tips to Survive by Michelangelo Carrieri

If you think proposing is the hardest part of engagement, think again.

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Mating In Captivity: 7 Ways To Bring Eroticism Into Your Relationship

Mating in Captivity

Everyone wants a happy and secure relationship. Unfortunately, it squelches erotic desire. Steven Lake explores how to transcend this paradox.

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Marriage Equality Starts With the Name

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Rob Shorette-Remigio and his wife turned their beliefs about marital equality into action when they took each other’s last name.

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