How the emergence of grandmothers helped build monogamy You may remember the saving moment when granny arrived on the scene, a few days after the fir...
I recently marked the anniversary of the longest, strangest day of my life: the day I went to family court to have my marriage dissolved.
If we do not take care of ourselves, you and I as foster parents, we may very well become filled with anxiety, grow weary, and face burnout.
Holy hell, the man clips coupons! It was at that point that the light went on; as though I had been seeing only in black and white for my entire life. Barbie must be some type of sexual savant. Her vagina must be magical.
We need to relearn what helping really means, and what we actually need and want from each other, and for ourselves -- the presence and love that we truly crave. Simultaneously, we need to be able to recognize and voice our real longing -- to be known deeply, really listened to, and not fixed. This experience, at its core, is love.
How many of us would be truly happy without opposable thumbs, credit cards or social media? I wouldn't. But my dog is a happy boy without all of that just because he is happy to be alive.
by Sandy Malone, BRIDES Photo: Courtesy of CNP Montrose Everyone tells you that things will change in your first year of marriage, but every c...
I was not firmly committed to her or our marriage. When the reality of life punched me in the face, I had no clue how to respond. I had no idea how I was supposed to recover when the bills were more than the money we had.
To be under the impression that the perfect person will come along is to be under the impression that relationships do not take work. When, in fact, no relationship has ever worked without work itself.
When we buy a house, the deed is recorded with the County Recorder. There is a public record of who the owner of the property is. If someone is injured on the property, it is relatively easy to find out who the responsible party is.
Your husband seems to be putting you in a double bind by criticizing you for not getting paid but also shutting down when you mention getting a job.
When I heard about the Ashley Madison hack, my heart sank. Not because any of my information would be released -- but because I knew my husband's would.
The belief that a lifetime of monogamy is the only way sets people up for a lot of pain and failure, as even most monogamous folks (a few unicorns aside) will generally have more than one partner in their lifetime.
Where other people have addictive personalities for mood-altering substances, I have an addicted personality when it comes to growth.
Here's a list of what to say -- and what NOT to say -- while you're getting divorced. This is the same advice I give my clients, taking into account how what you say out of court can affect what happens in court.