Playdates for Adults: How to Find Play, Fun, and Love, Maybe

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You don’t want games. You don’t want new drama. You want clarity, well-stated intention, and a clear communication style with this person. Anything less is a red flag.

The 7-Day Relationship Detox Diet

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Relationships suffering from cumulative damage can reach a tipping point that spells disaster. This 7-day prescription stops the poisoning and helps restore your relationship’s health.

Shattered

Shattered by Sam Galison

A wife falls apart, a marriage is broken, and a husband tries to pick up the pieces.

True Detective: How I Came to be a Failed Husband, Then Moved Past It. 

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A TV series scene sparks Derek Dupuis to think about his past, and reconsider what he once called failures.

Dads In Divorce: If You Parent 50/50 You Should Divorce 50/50

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If you want 50/50 parenting, and are ready in your heart and mind to step up to the large task of co-parenting, then you should go for it.

Stung

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A summer cleaning project digs up a man’s painful, buried memories.

21 Signs Your Relationship Is Doomed

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We all know relationships are hard work, but they’re not supposed to be hell. These 21 tell-tale signs spell perdition for even the most committed couples.

A List of Unsexy Things to Think About Before Committing

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Not pithy, sexy, or fun, a relationship checklist to consider before making a serious commitment.

What Remains: The Artifacts of Family Life During a Separation

What Remains: The Artifacts of Family Life During a Separation

Ben Railton reflects on the moments of beauty and sadness that visit him while cleaning up after his kids once they’ve gone to stay with their mother.

Evidence 101: Yes, I Really Did Love Your Dad!

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Recovering from a divorce is one thing. Admitting you loved him after the years of hurt is another.

Emotional Abuse: The Invisible Train Wreck

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So many survivors only recognize emotional abuse in hindsight. Mary Elizabeth Robinson is one of them.

Your Dirty Little Secret: When You Think You Married The Wrong Person

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When you’re keeping your pain to yourself, it’s hard to see the potential for change. Steve Horsman shines the light where you might see darkness.

Do This One Thing And Your Divorce Won’t Harm Your Children

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Scared that divorce might damage your kids? Danielle Jacobs gives advice on how to keep things healthy and happy in the house.

Sex: Men vs Women… Wait, That’s the Wrong Approach

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When the intimacy dries up completely, it’s more about the relationship than it is about the animals in the relationship.

4 Ways to Deal With The Child Who Wants You to “Reconcile” With Your Ex

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Mandy Walker shows you how to answer your child’s tough questions.

Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

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Charles Orlando gives the divorce stats and preps married folk with the ammunition to avoid splitsville.