Practice hitting baseball after baseball and you're sure to raise your batting average. Play the guitar everyday for 25 years and you're destined, if nothing else, to entertain family and friends at barbeques and campfires. So, what about sex?
'm not here to tell you that it was a perfect world being home with my son day-in and day-out. I'm not here to say that it was easy. But I'm here to tell you that if I could do it again, I would.
It's tough to adjust to the financial ramifications of divorce, especially when an income that once supported one household now has to support two households. But the unexpected expenses that arise from divorce? Those can make you feel like you want to jump off a cliff.
These are some of my favorite little tips to not only keep a relationship running smoothly, but to make it outstanding. People are always looking for the "home run" thing to do, but it's really the little things you do that pay off in the long run.
Trust me, teaching old dogs of any species new tricks isn't easy.
The ability to show restraint is a virtue and I'm trying hard to practice it more often. It's my new anti-stress mantra: Don't get mad and don't get even. Just let it go.
More than 20 years ago, I joined my closest women friends on a four-day backpacking trip in the Golden Trout Wilderness area of Kern County, California. That trip has served as a road marker for me ever since, helping me find my way home whenever I stray off course.
When it comes to the need for victims to forgive, two questions need to be asked: firstly, do victims really need to forgive to overcome their ordeals? Secondly, is it fair to expect victims to forgive and exonerate their perpetrators?
You might be surprised to learn that at its inception in the mid-1800s, cheerleading was an all-male sport. Indeed, cheerleading helped launch the political careers of three U.S. Presidents.
We all know that being in love is one of the very best feelings in the world. When we fall in love, we often believe that our in-love feelings are going to last forever.
January is "shape-up" month, with every lifestyle magazine and website proclaiming a new exercise program. I've got a shape-up program for you, too, and though it's a muscle workout, you won't see the results in the mirror or show them off to your friends.
Today is your 18th birthday. In the eyes of the world, you have now crossed the threshold from youth to manhood.
You didn't need a lawyer to get married, and you don't need one to get divorced.
It was my father who fueled my love of books. My father's devotion to books encouraged and inspired me to become an avid reader and, eventually, a writer.
With the holiday season in full swing, parents going through the divorce process should be mindful of the one thing that likely tops their children's wish list: for their parents to "just get along."
An important question this time of the year it isn't so much "should I file for divorce," but rather "when should I file for divorce?"