The Greatest Gift She Ever Gave Me

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Paul Cooper’s wife gave him the ability to trust women again. Here’s how.

Is the Bond in the Bedroom the Glue that Binds a Marriage?

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The Whole Parent ponders whether the end of his marriage killed the sex, or the end of the sex killed his marriage.

One Man’s Rant About Divorce, Custody, and Child Support

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The Off Parent goes off on his challenge of dealing with a difficult ex. While not all divorces are like this, some men will surely relate.

Divorce, Suburban Style. Looking At Life From Both Sides.

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Divorce is hard enough as it is. Brian Rutter discusses how to survive the suburb gossip when there is a divorce in the neighborhood.

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Taco Today: Learning to Love Cooking for One After a Separation

Newly separated, Ben Railton is beginning to realize that cooking for himself can be just as meaningful as cooking for his entire family.

5 Reasons It’s So Hard to Leave Crazy

5 Reasons Why It's by Loren Javier

You’re in a place that makes no sense, and you can’t find your way out. It’s called … crazy.

The Shock of Breaking Up

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Thomas Fiffer examines the earthquake that strikes when a relationship breaks apart, and the subtle, subterranean shifts that precede it.

The Bittersweet Ballet of Single Dad Mornings

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As a single parent, in the beginning, just getting them fed and to school with no more than one tardy per month was a serious victory.

Six Things You Need To Know When Divorcing A Narcissist

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With some preparation, and these six tips, you can make it through the nightmare and come out the other side.

What to Do When Your Partner Cheats

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A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.

The Terms of My Surrender: Our Divorce Papers

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I was asked to sign the Terms of Surrender without being given the full story of custody and child support.

Short-Term Marriage Contracts? Is Spouseflix Next?

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Salon.com thinks that millenials may need to beta-test marriage. Jean Fitzpatrick thinks couples can make the marriage they want.

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.