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Fifty Shades for men

Fifty Shades for men

I'm a man and I read it.  All 3 volumes.  And I liked it. OK, I'm a sex therapist. So part of the interest was professional.   But there's good stuff in this book for guys.  I've convinced several male patients of mine to read it, and all of them were glad they did. I'm thinking maybe the man in your life should read it as well.   

Will Unfriending Your Ex Help You Move On? [EXPERT]
Can you still be friends with an ex on Facebook without stalking his profile?

Will Unfriending Your Ex Help You Move On?

You might have five minutes in the middle of your day, pull up Facebook and peruse the status updates of your friends. If you are still friends with your ex you may get a surprise while you are scrolling through the news feed.

5 Acupressure Points To Fight Stress [EXPERT]
These acupressure points can help ease your anxiety.

5 Acupressure Points To Fight Stress

But if you do not have the free time or the ability, here are 5 powerful acupressure points to help you calm down and center. It is easy to do, fast, practical and you can do it anywhere.

'Scan and Scram' Shopping

'Scan and Scram' Shopping

By Mary Schwager for GalTime Are you a “scan and scram shopper”? This new, high-tech way of buying has some well known retailers with physical store locations scrambling to come up with creative ways to keep you as a customer. You know what that means: If businesses are competing, you’re going to potentially get some great deals!

3 Ways to Rock Your Relationship With Your Body

3 Ways to Rock Your Relationship With Your Body

Ok, I can imagine that when you read the title "3 Ways to Rock Your Relationship With Your Body" you may be thinking all sorts of things! And actually, to be clear, the truth is that YES, your sex life IS a major part of a healthy relationship. It's a way of connecting on one of the four levels any healthy relationship requires: physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally. However my topic today is much larger than that. Here's what I mean:

Married to your Saboteur

Married to your Saboteur

Whether it’s beginning a new diet, a new job or going back to school, the people you may count on the most may show you a less than supportive side. No matter what these fake friends say, they are not your friends. They are people who came into your life to compete with you and drag you back, so they can move forward feeling good when they compare themselves to you.

Kissing 5.00 - Kisses Sweeter Than Wine

Kissing 5.00 - Kisses Sweeter Than Wine

I once dated a guy who told me I gave button-lipped kisses. Since I had absolutely no proficiency in kissing, I was clueless how to proceed.  "“Huh?” was my only response. “You need to learn how to kiss,” he replied. He obviously didn't want to take the time to show me, and never called me again. I was crushed; I didn’t know how to do something as basic as kissing. Virgin that I was, I certainly didn’t know how to have sex, but kissing? Come on!