A Note To The Good Man I Married

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Shanna Anderson has a few things her husband needs to know and they can help any blended family.

One Story Every Man Must Be Willing and Able to Share

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The one story restored her respect for her husband and hope for their marriage. — I’m not a man and will never be able to fully understand their deepest fears and motivations. But, my husband tells me that a man’s ego is like a fragile egg in the hands of his wife, regardless of how […]

Untangling the Lines Between Love and Codependency

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Rachael from Divorced Moms on untangling herself from a tough relationship.

My 5 Biggest Fears as a Divorced Parent

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#1: Has divorce ruined love for me?

Finding My True Manhood After Losing My Job

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His job was everything, when he lost it, he lost himself. It took a sobering experience to wake him up.

I Kept Wanting More From My ‘Unromantic’ Husband—Until I Had This Epiphany

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I wondered what was so wrong with me that I couldn’t inspire a man to make a fuss over me.

My Husband is Dating the Babysitter and it’s Super Convenient

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Jealousy and poly relationships … now that topic takes more than a blog post to address. To sum up: no, poly people aren’t magically inoculated against jealousy.

My 27th Father’s Day Without My Dad

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The day her hero took his own life changed her forever. — This Father’s Day will be the 27th one without my dad. Tragically, he committed suicide back when I was in college. Unfortunately, for some of us, Father’s Day isn’t a time to celebrate with the dad we love. It’s more a time of […]

A Wife Surprises Her Husband on Their 7th Anniversary

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There are many ways to keep romance alive … but this one takes the (wedding) cake.

5 Ways To Help Your Woman Kick Cancer’s A**

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Five medical providers told her it most likely was not cancer. On April 21, her life changed forever. — You have a wonderful home, a beautiful family, and an excellent job. You work hard during the week and play even harder on the weekends. You take fabulous vacations or just hunker down to watch a […]

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Heid E. Erdrich shows us the inner life of a devoted husband and father.

My Husband Gets up with the Baby — and It Saves Our Marriage

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With every nighttime diaper he changes and every swaddle he perfects, I feel like he is saying, “We’re in this together.”

6 Reasons Why You (and Every Other Guy) Should Consider Getting Married

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After 20 years of marriage—Tor Constantino knows that not every marriage works great but a great marriage is worth the work.

The Abandoned Table: Changing Places After a Death in the Family

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After the loss, where do you sit? How do you fill the empty space?

Accident at the Vitamin Factory, 1976

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An injured man is forced to reassess his relationship to family and work in this moving poem from Jia Oak Baker.

For Relationship TLC Try Date Day

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Date Night is Great, but Date Day is better. Dr. Steve explores the need for dedicated time to work and play in your relationship.