Life & Love

Life & Love

Even though your kids are your life, you have other aspects of it as well. Here's to figuring out yourself and other relationships.

Speed Dating – Is It a Good Idea?

The idea of getting back into the dating scene is not always a pleasant one. You may not feel up to dealing with first...

How to Plan a Romantic Picnic

With autumn approaching, cooler weather often brings out the romantic in us all. This is the perfect time to plan a romantic picnic with...
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Finding Love After 50

Finding love after 50 is a lot different than finding love at 20—and often a lot better! After 50, you are much more sure...

Top Reasons Why Couples Fight Over Money

Why Couples Fight Over Money – And How to Avoid It Money may very well be the number one reason couples fight. You want to...

What to Do When You’re Alone in Your Relationship

Sometimes, you may be with someone, such as your husband or partner, and – yet – you still feel very alone in the relationship....

How Setting Goals Together With Your Spouse Builds a Stronger Relationship

We’re always looking for ways to get closer and connect with our spouse or significant other. Most of the common disconnects that happen between...

Should You Spy on Your Spouse?

You see signs that make you suspicious. You may even see a certain level of detachment in your spouse when it comes to spending...

How to Handle a Know-It-All

We all have at least one of these types in our lives: Someone who, no matter the subject matter, appears to know everything about...

What to Do When You Discover There is Another Woman

One of the most devastating realizations that may happen in a relationship is discovering that there is another woman involved in your husband’s life....

Family Faux Pas

Oh family events, how entertaining you can be. My family is loud. Whenever we gather together my husband, step-dad and brothers in-law slowly gravitate...

Should You Try to Get Your Ex Back?

This is a question many of us ladies have thought at least once after a break-up and maybe even after a divorce. We may...

Mourning a Breakup or Divorce

“Breaking up is hard to do”, or so the song goes. Well, there is a great deal of truth to those words. It truly...

How to Talk to Your Partner Instead of Your Friends

I know how easy it is to talk to your girlfriends about problems at home. You all get together for a girls’ night out...

What Kids Can Teach You About Healthy Relationships

It’s no denying it: Kids keep things pretty simple. I know there isn’t a day that goes by that I don’t wish to go...

The Blame Game – How to Stop the Cycle

Some relationships are laden with what is often called “The Blame Game”. Each person blaming the other for the misdeeds of the other, for...

What To Do If Your Spouse is Too Controlling

The issue of controlling in a marriage or long-term relationship is a touchy one for some. There may be issue of denial that this...

Do You and Your Spouse Have Different Religious Beliefs?

This is often a very touchy subject between couples. Having different religious beliefs usually causes some high tension in a relationship, especially if one...

Do You and Your Spouse Have Different Parenting Styles?

This is a common problem that I see between couples who are friends of mine.  It may actually be a more common problem than...

Trust Yourself

This whole month, I’ve been talking about the issue of trust with others you interact with in your life.  However, the most important person...

Trust with Your Best Friend After It’s Been Broken

A best friend becomes so much more over the years.  Often, a best friend becomes family!  That’s why it can be just as painful...

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