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Dear Dr. Romance: I Just Want a Way to Resolve the Yelling

Dear Dr. Romance: I Just Want a Way to Resolve the Yelling

Dear Dr. Romance: I have been together with my wife for about 3 years now. We have worked on many issues in our marriage and resolved most of them; however, there is still one issue that has not been resolved. It seems that little mistakes I make, such as not taking out the trash when it smells after I come home from work, make her so angry that she shrieks at me, and I mean shriek, not yell. During these times I refuse to yell back, and it makes me feel like a door stop.

Wabi Sabi

Wabi Sabi

“We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” ---Sam Keen I’m about to share something with you that no one in the cosmetic, diet, or fashion industry wants you to know. You are lovable exactly as you are today, flaws and all. Oh sure, you could use some work, but so could we all. The fact that you aren’t perfect, that’s what makes you human. There, I said it.

A Surprising [And Magical] Perspective On Your Marriage

A Surprising [And Magical] Perspective On Your Marriage

Every couple has some aggravations with their relationship that seem to defy understanding. “Why in the heck does he/she keep doing that when it is guaranteed to start an argument?” Sometimes these puzzles are hard to figure out. But if you ask different questions or ask them in a different way, you might get a new insight about why these things happen. This takes some detective work but the effort is worthwhile to increase understanding and perhaps avoid some of those common relationship annoyances.

10 Signs Your Marriage Is In Trouble [EXPERT]
Is your marriage in jeopardy?

10 Signs Your Marriage Is In Trouble

What if you could identify the biggest indicators of a troubled marriage before it was too late? What if you had the chance to turn it all around? Would you seize the moment, even if it meant taking an unpleasant look at the reality of your relationship and digging in to repair the damage?

Are you an Olympian of LOVE?

Are you an Olympian of LOVE?

The Olympics start tomorrow, and I can’t wait! I am jumping out of my skin with excitement for the opening ceremony. I was watching Oprah’s Next Chapter last Sunday, where she salutes Super Star Olympians. One of my favorite interviews was with Carl Lewis who is a former track athlete and has won 10 Olympic medals. Holy shit! Yes 10, nine of which were gold. He said something so profound that I HAD to share it with all of you. I was inspired.

10 Ways To Screw Up A First Date ... Royally [EXPERT]
He's a catch ... just ask him.

10 Ways To Screw Up A First Date ... Royally

'This has to be a joke,' you're probably telling yourself. 'Everything on this list would be so blatantly bad that no one would ever do this stuff.' Unfortunately, as every single person can tell you, it happens all the time.

Why is playing with power sexy?

Why is playing with power sexy?

A sexy way to explore light kinky play is to use erotic control in the bedroom. You might be asking…what does that mean? Erotic control is when one partner “gives up” control to the other partner. In the BDSM world this is called domination & submission and with the popularity of Fifty Shades of Grey it’s obviously something that a lot of women are interested in!

Olympics XLXL – Man vs. Junk Food

Olympics XLXL – Man vs. Junk Food

Between shows like “Man vs. Food” and websites like www.peopleofwalmart.com, it’s no shock that overweight Americans will soon become the laughingstock of the London Olympics. British illustrator Toby Leigh—aka Tobatron—has designed souvenir bags donning the phrase “I’ve rented my flat to a fat American family.” http://thatbigeventinlondon.co.uk/ His goal? To “inject some reality into the proceedings.” The worst part? We deserve it.

REAL SEXUAL SATISFACTION IS MUTUAL

REAL SEXUAL SATISFACTION IS MUTUAL

At this time on the planet, a time of so much accelerated change, it is easy to forget that the importance of female sexual satisfaction has only become widely accepted here in America since the sexual revolution of the 1960’s, and the women’s liberation movement that accompanied it. However, let’s not forget that in many parts of the world, and even in certain reactionary circles here in America, the prevailing attitude continues to be that it is a woman’s duty to sexually service men, and many disempowered women just grit their teeth and bear it.