Why I’m Afraid of Love

Why I'm Afraid by Thomas Leth-Olsen

Entering a new relationship, Cabot O’Callaghan confronts his deepest fear.

She’s Had THIRTEEN Lovers! Should I Even Date Her?

13 lovers

Is 13 lovers too many? Not enough? Should you even date her? Intimacy Expert Allana Pratt reminds us that our Perceptions create our Reality…

How to Survive Your First Year Post Divorce

How Survive Post Divorce by Jenny Kanevsky

Jenny Kanevsky found a safe, confidential place for friendship and advice in an online divorce support group.

The 6 Ugly Truths of Online Dating

LaptopOnlineDating

There are pitfalls and potholes on the way to finding love. Here’s how to navigate the bumpy terrain of online dating.

Stop Blaming Yourself

3292825997_4dbeeb83c8_z

He spent six years battling depression because he blamed himself. — Am I a bad person?  After six years of depression, random weeks fending off its reemergence, only now have I identified the cause. Negative Self-talk.  My parents divorced when I was a teenager, and the events stay vivid in my mind at the age […]

4 Things to Consider When Introducing Your Kids to Your Date

dad intro

Dating when you have kids can be complicated. Patrick Sallee makes it easier with four simple rules.

Why Your Ex Shouldn’t Be Your Next

Why Your Ex by Bailey Weaver

Matt Shumate explains why you’ll be happier if you walk away—and stay away—after a nasty breakup.

Four Ways We Dodged Divorce

4 ways dodged divorce

Adam Davis and his wife brought their marriage from the brink. Here’s how.

9 Meditations of a Divorced Man

Meditations by Vinoth Chandar

Jordan Kozey takes us into the mind of man finding his way post-marriage.

I Will Not Be Undone by Divorce

Screen shot 2015-07-26 at 11.03.20 AM

Alone at 57, a man makes new rules for living a positive, fulfilling life.

Why I Quit My Job With No Plans for What’s Next

Derek-And-Carrie-Olsen

If the next five years of your life are the same as the last five years, will you be okay with that? — That question grabbed my attention so tightly I nearly choked on my breath. At the time, I had been at my job for exactly five years. Those five years of my life […]

Never Settle: If Someone Doesn’t Blow You Away, It Isn’t Worth It

WomanHoldingSparkler

Life is too short to settle for something less than spectacular.

Three Things That Keep My Marriage Together

11421413233_f8f19707a0_z

They were engaged within three weeks of talking on the phone. Their marriage almost ended in the beginning, but this is how they made it through. — Sometimes in life, things unexpectedly work out. My wife and I have been Married 7 ½ years, and it was like most marriages in the beginning–it was tough. […]

Why Does She See Me As a FRIEND Not a LOVER?

11309351873_c059ff13c0_z

Nothing’s worse than being put in the ‘friend zone’, when you really thought she was into you. Allana Pratt Intimacy Expert removes the block to reading women …

How to Remove the Stigma of ‘Failure’ From Divorce

Screen shot 2015-07-22 at 7.16.30 PM

You’ve grown up, and the constraints are clear. You would not dress a child in the same pants and shirt year after year. So it is with relationships: if they remain the same shape and size, after a time, they just don’t fit.

The Pain of Realizing Your ‘Forever’ was Never Really Your Forever at all

WeddingBouquet

You can’t let the pain and agony keep you down. We’re stronger than that.