New Stepparent? Start Your Own Holiday Traditions

A friend of mine was concerned about the upcoming holiday season. Recently married to a…

The New Companionship

There are many ways for women to describe their various types of relationships. The traditional…

The Emotional Pain and Depression of a Celibate Relationship

“We are living in a time when it seems as if sex is used to…

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The Friendship Marriage – Older and Wiser

Would you believe that not all married couples you see are in crazy, “I-can’t-live-without-you” love? …

Why Older American Women Are Getting a Divorce and Why It’s Perfectly Okay

At the end of my seminar on relationships, the woman who had organized the workshops…

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In Search of Intimacy After Prostate Cancer

A prostate cancer diagnosis can lead to profound changes in a man’s relationship with his…

Divorce and the Dating Game

When you’re part of a long-term couple you never think about the dreaded “D” word;…

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Is Valentine’s Day a Big Disappointment?

Valentine’s Day is one heck of an emotional pot-stirrer, don’t you think?  It’s the time…

Financial Steps to Take Before a Divorce

Before your divorce goes through, it will be wise to check up on financial matters.…

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The Beauty of Aging Love

How many of us, especially when we were younger, have looked at our parents or…

Not Quite Divorced: When Your Financial Affairs Are Still Married

We have all known couples whose marriages are basically over but, who, for the sake…

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Sexual Fearing

Do men sabotage successful women? I think some do. I think some men just can’t…

10 Ways to Improve Your Relationship (and Your Health!)

How many times have you found yourself frustrated in conversation with your mate trying to explain something important and walked away shaking your head in frustration saying to yourself, “He just doesn’t get it!” Your shoulders tense, your brows come together in that little crease and the tension headaches continue.

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Don’t Forget to Include Sensuality and Pleasure in your New Year’s Resolutions. It’s GOOD for our health!

We all know the health benefits of going to a Fitness Center. We’ll even make sure to schedule time in our busy lives for exercise. Yet most of us are quicker to hit the gym before hitting the sheets when it comes to taking care of ourselves. However, taking time to self pleasure, or huffing and puffing your way through a sweat-inducing sex session may be far more beneficial to your overall health than the time you spend on the treadmill.

Women of Excellence: Be Your Amazing Self

Finding a good match for a mate (or even a date) seems to be a…

Fighting Fair in 5 Easy Steps

In the daily course of our lives disagreements are bound to arise and oftentimes they…

No More Papers on Me

Although I had been separated for several years prior to being divorced, and though I didn’t feel anything significantly different once the divorce was final, somehow the reality of what that piece of paper represented sunk in and confirmed a sense of freedom that I didn’t realize before.