Three Things That Keep My Marriage Together

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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. […]

One Silent Killer of Relationships, Careers, and Dreams

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You could be dealing with something that affects guys most of their life that’s left untreated. — Your wedding day comes and the “I Do’s” are said. All you can think of is “and they lived happily ever after,” just like all the fairy tales you read as a little girl. Time passes, and everything […]

Four Types of Relationships We Experience

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There are different types of relationships that affect how we love and live life.  — There are going to be plenty of relationships in your life, no matter the seriousness of them. Recently, I spotted an article about divorced men, which in turn made me look at my boyfriend—who is also divorced. He is one […]

3 Things I Learned While Building My Dream on the Side

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He worked 12-hour days to make his dream a reality and learned this along the way. — Never give up on your dreams, but there are times when you need to make adjustments. Balance in life? What is that? For over four years, I worked 12 hour days, much of which was spent trying to […]

Marvel’s Fantastic Ant-Man Plot Based on Realistic Absent Father Dynamics

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She went to enjoy a movie but walked away with a profound understand of what happens when fathers are absent. — Ant-Man was well acted and exceptionally produced. But this is not a movie review. Cassie was as thrilled to see her father as he was to see her. The plot and its rich character development included two absent […]

3 Ways I Knew My Marriage Was Dead

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It bothered him a bit when she cried, but when his kids cried, it broke him. — I remember the day I shut the door. I told my wife I didn’t want any more of my life wasted with her, and she was dragging me down. I was sick of living in misery and not […]

Dating a Widow: Is She Really Ready to Move On?

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If she loved him, wouldn’t she remove her late husband’s photos? — Hi Sandy, Five months ago, I met the most wonderful woman. She lost her husband 3 years prior to us meeting. Our relationship has grown quickly, probably because we’re both 58 and know what we want in a relationship. I’m spending more and more time with her. […]

Do This One Thing For More Sex

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There’s a secret to fulfilling all of yours and your partner’s desires. — Fellas, have you ever found yourself saying “Nah, my girl can’t do that”, or “I would never let my wife do XYZ”? Don’t feel bad, you’re not alone. My man won’t let me do anything either. Not one damn thing. Burlesque? Nope. […]

Walking Away From a Man That I Love

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After 31 years and much effort to create a healthy marriage, she has to walk away.

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Lois Roma-Deeley offers an enigmatic look at a husband and a wife who have lived lives “no one thought practical.”

It’s Not Love That Matters the Most

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They met by accident and fell in love before meeting. Their relationship flourished when she came to this revelation.  — We met by accident.  “I am sorry for the delayed response, give me a call back at…” His voice was smooth and deep, like rich chocolate. I saved the message.  It took me a few months to return his call. I told him that he had left a message on my machine, then went on to explain that he had dialed the wrong number. I also told him […]

8 Reasons You Should Reconsider Online Dating

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This man says you can find love through online dating if you know what to do.

Why Men Should Wear Engagement Rings

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Chelsea Avery says that when you think about everything an engagement stands for, this is why guys should wear one. — Marriage is much more than fancy rings, a big wedding and filing taxes together. Marriage is about creating a partnership with someone who empowers you to live life to the fullest and who gives […]

10 Grown Up Things We’ve Learned From Getting Engaged

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Fights in public, putting each first, and learning how to live with each other were a few “grown-up” lessons they learned the hard way.

Three Minutes to a More Loving Relationship

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When was the last time you danced with your significant other? This week? This year? The last wedding you attended?

9 Steps To Figure Out What You Are Meant to Do in Life

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Living an incredible life is within your grasp. Use these nine steps as a guide. — Have you ever had the feeling that you were meant for great things? I have had these feelings a lot. As I thought about my choices, one got me excited. It’s Sunday night, and I’m trying to find a movie […]