Let's learn from the Olympic athletes what it takes to win a gold medal. These five skills provide a way to strive for first place in your relationships.
Traveling with your teen doesn't have to be a bust because with a little preparation, traveling together can be something the entire family can look forward to. Before you plan and pack up though, you'll want to be sure to avoid any triggers that can turn a potentially terrific vacation into a terrible one.
On a first date, do you know the single emotion men dread most? It might not be what you think.
Have you ever noticed that when we meet people who “light up the room” we often say that they’re beautiful? Regardless of their physical features or the outfits they’re wearing, we just know that certain individuals have something special, a sparkle deep within. We’re naturally drawn to them. They shine, and their energy is intoxicating. So, what exactly do they possess? And how can we acquire it, too? The Essence of All Life
At the temple of Delphi, the ancient Greeks proclaimed, “Know thyself and nothing in excess,” two very wise statements that can help us all today. As we move forward into 2012, the key theme is BALANCE—balancing work and play, saving and spending, moving forward or staying put, staying flexible while maintaining stability. Yes, we all have choices to make constantly. We are all in a state of flux, growing and changing as we become more of who we inherently are.
Are You Afraid and Frustrated? If you are having difficulty turning problems into opportunities, you may be discouraged. You may have a need to build your self esteem in order to overcome fear, doubts and frustrations that are impacting the life you deserve to live. Having courage does not mean that you are free of fear, despair, doubt, frustration or discouragement.It does mean that we are able to meet life's challenges and move forward. Courage is Movement Forward
As we’ve already discussed, for many men, sexual intimacy means only intercourse, or other forms of genital fulfillment. For these lusty guys, raw sex may become the barometer for the health of the relationship. Men, much more than women, love a genital focus and they’re crazy about women who provide it. Women on the other hand, seek more of a soulful experience in sexual love that relates to the heart as well as the genitals. Thus, a major dilemma for women becomes how to hold men to a higher standard of lovemaking that includes a “heart-on?”