When you become a parent, so many people say that your children are the most important people in your life. And I totally get that, I really do. After all, they are proof that your heart can still exist...
We all know there’s plenty of toxic relationships out there. We’ve seen them, and for many of us we have been in them. But how do you know if you’re in a healthy relationship and why is it so...
Sometimes it’s because you have kids that date nights are hard to come by. Other times it’s because you’re strapped for cash and the idea of paying $50 to go and see a movie is just absurd. Finding date...
While we may think that it’s the big issues in our relationships that define how we are together, it’s often the simple gestures that make a big difference in your marriage. The little things add up, and when they...
Relationships are wonderful things. They can empower and inspire us, they can bring us joy and they can challenge us. They are even one of the elements on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, a motivational theory of psychology that talks...
There's this amazing phase of a relationship when you first start dating. You're getting to know each other, everything is new and exciting and fun! Weekends are spent jam-packed full of adventure and even the nights you spend snuggling...
There’s no magic bullet or secret formula to the perfect relationship. They all work in different ways and despite what your horoscope may say, compatibility doesn’t just come down to when you were born or sheer luck. They aren’t...
Try saying that a few times without fumbling the words. My best friend is my ex-husband’s first ex-wife. We have our intro’s down pat. When people ask us how we met, that’s exactly how I explain it (for her...
We all know that the relationship between a mother and her daughter-in-law can be complicated. The potential for a strain and disagreement is as old as time.  It makes sense. A mother raises her son and cares for him for...
The Dry Spell. This is how my husband refers to the six or seven months after we have a baby.  Illness or surgery can also bring on a dry spell, but at our house, it's always babies.  Whatever brings...