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Are You Ready For Marriage? 8 Ways To Tell [EXPERT]
Are you prepared for the ups and downs of wedded bliss?

Are You Ready For Marriage? 8 Ways To Tell

Are you prepared for the ups and downs that marriage offers? Before you can truly determine if you are ready for marriage take a step back and answer these questions first.

How to Embrace Your Personal Power With Love & Money

How to Embrace Your Personal Power With Love & Money

With tax time just around the corner, I know that money is on the minds of many right now. And, there’s most likely a host of limiting beliefs and patterns about your Money Story that might be kicking up for you right now. If you’ve been listening to my recent tele-classes lately, I’m continually sharing how limiting beliefs about money are actually not about the money at all – in fact it’s never about the money, it’s more about what money represents – the power we give it and fears it can bring up.

How to Get His Attention OFF His Cell Phone – and Back on YOU

How to Get His Attention OFF His Cell Phone – and Back on YOU

Technology is here to stay. I get it. It has vastly improved innumerable aspects of our lives and I’m grateful. However, the one area it can get in the way is in your love life. A few years ago I was on a (really good!) date with a man. The date was so fun and the guy was a real king. Great conversation, chivalrous, complimentary – the whole deal. As I reflected on the date the next day, I realized every time he took a bathroom break – he was gone for a long time.

3 Signs Which Indicate a Guy is a Keeper

3 Signs Which Indicate a Guy is a Keeper

Have you ever dated someone and got to that crossroads in your relationship where you were wondering if it was worth going forward? You knew that he was a decent guy. But was he “THE” guy that you want to spend the rest of your life with? And the more you debated this with yourself, the more you drove yourself crazy? Right?

World Wish Day Attracts Dreamers, Celebs & More! [EXPERT]
Marcia Wieder, CEO/Founder, Dream University®

World Wish Day Attracts Dreamers, Celebs & More!

In honor of this day, I wanted to write about what touched me most: faith. Like many, I find myself at point in life where I just don't have the same willpower I once did. I tell myself to do things like eat healthier or get more exercise, but I'm just not motivated the way I used to be. When giving up is not an option, but motivation isn't working, where else can you turn?

6 Steps To A Better Understanding of Who You Are

6 Steps To A Better Understanding of Who You Are

As human beings, we like to know, to be sure and we don’t like uncertainty. Practicing being curious means we are willing to listen to our own way of making the world certain for us even if that certainty is painful at least it’s our pain. By following the same pattern, you are experiencing the same thoughts and feelings which bring the same results. Many people want different results and yet will keep doing the same thing over and over again thinking the results will be different.

Advice to Graduating Eighth Graders

Advice to Graduating Eighth Graders

This is the time of year when graduates, especially high school and college graduates, hear lots of advice on being successful in the next phase of their life. As a licensed counselor who works with high school students, I think it’s time for some advice for those who are going to begin one of the most important phases: High School. High School: It’s not as hard as you think it will be.

How Sex Smart Are You?

How Sex Smart Are You?

As a Sex Educator, I am very watchful of how terms are thrown around. Some clients tell me that they know what the terms sexuality and sensuality mean in context - which isn't the same thing as knowing what they really mean. I see the terms used interchanably all the time and I wonder if that's part of the reason people don't know themselves as well as they'd like to know themselves sexually.

What to Do When Your Boundaries Are Blurred

What to Do When Your Boundaries Are Blurred

Personal boundaries are the physical, mental and emotional limits you create, often unconsciously, to protect yourself from being manipulated, used or violated. Your boundaries can also be seen as the code of conduct that you deem acceptable. So ask yourself, “Do you think you have strong boundaries? Are you clear around your personal limits?” If you would have asked me this question a few years ago, I would have stood up and shouted, “Yes! I absolutely am!”