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3 Easy Ways To Eliminate The Hurtful Thoughts Of Being Cheated On

3 Easy Ways To Eliminate The Hurtful Thoughts Of Being Cheated On

Being cheated on is the most painful experience a person can ever have. It can hurt you very deeply. No medication, not even the strongest painkillers, can take away this kind of pain after infidelity. Your partner is asking for forgiveness. He or she has shown genuine remorse for the things that have happened. Your partner is sorry for the hurt that he or she has caused you and is asking for a second chance.

How To Catch A Good Man

How To Catch A Good Man

Men, by nature, are hunters. They have a natural instinct to track down what they want, find their prey and surmise a plan to go in for the catch. It has been this way since the archival caveman and probably always will be. Although our lives have become increasingly technologically advanced, it does not mean that we, as women, should take away a man’s instinct and love for hunting.

Is Your Marriage Feeling Dead This Valentine's Day?
You can avoid the tombstone for your marriage.

Is Your Marriage Feeling Dead This Valentine's Day?

How do you "celebrate" Valentines' Day when there is that nagging feeling in the pit of your stomach that your partner somewhere back on the road of the relationship has died? One of the most difficult marriage counseling cases is the one where one of the spouses is dead. Marriages where parties are fighting are still engaging, there is still passion on some level. It is the spouse who is “dead on arrival” when it comes to relating in the marriage that brings a very challenging situation to the counseling room. If your spouse has recently suggested you look in the obituaries to find your marriage, read on for some great pointers to give you help and hope.

It’s Official – Online Dating Has Lost Its Stigma

It’s Official – Online Dating Has Lost Its Stigma

Unless you’ve been living in a cave, you probably thought the stigma associated with online dating had already disappeared. However, a team of five researchers has published a report in the February issue in the journal, Psychological Science in the Public Interest to spread the news we already knew. It's ok to tell your friends you've joined an online dating site.

9 Ways to Heal Your Relationships Through Love

9 Ways to Heal Your Relationships Through Love

Did you know that if you focus on only 9 areas of your life you can and will create the most amazing, loving, exciting and passionate relationship that far exceeds your expectations? But where do you begin this process?  Start with this simple word: STOP! STOP STRUGGLING.

Another 9 Things I Wish I Learned In Sex Ed—Part 3 of 4

Another 9 Things I Wish I Learned In Sex Ed—Part 3 of 4

I was probably 11 or 12 when I watched a video called “The Silent Scream” in primary school (or grade school in the U.S.). It is a documentary video which depicts the abortion process via ultrasound and shows an abortion taking place in the uterus. During the abortion process, the presenter dramatically paused the video as the 11-week fetus opens its mouth in the uterus – in what appeared to be an outcry of pain and discomfort – and went, “There, there, there is the silent scream!”

Moving On After You Move On

Moving On After You Move On

I just wrote an article for YourTango.com, as part of their “Break Up With Your Ex” campaign. It got me thinking about how common it is for couples to break up but never really get over the relationship. They move out, but they don’t actually move on. How can you tell if you’ve moved on from a past love? Ask yourself these three things.

Why I Don't Celebrate Valentine's Day Anymore

Why I Don't Celebrate Valentine's Day Anymore

Depending upon your social status or quality of current relationship, Valentine’s Day can either be a heaven or a hell day for you. Being single into my forties, I can tell you that most of these supposed heart-filled days have been on the disappointing end. Each of my single years I would be exposed to all the happy coupled women in the office bragging about their dinner plans among the gigantic bouquet of flowers on their desk with the heart-shaped “I Love You” balloons.

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Is it time for you to FINALLY get over your ex...and for good?

Do You Need To Eject Your Ex...For Good?

"My ex drove by me today and I almost threw up. I couldn't believe how that wave of nausea hit me. It has been a whole year and I thought I was over him. I can't believe it. Luckily, I was near a Starbucks so I ran in to the bathroom, sat on the throne and composed myself. Will I ever get over him?"

3 Easy Ways To See The Bright Side Today
See the sunshine in every problem that comes your way!

3 Easy Ways To See The Bright Side Today

My friend Kate was driving with her dad when he showed her what it really means to look on the bright side. It happened the day they got a flat tire and his face lit up. “Oh good!” he said. “I’ve been meaning to teach you how to change a flat tire and now we have the perfect opportunity!”