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DOMA: Gay Marriage
Between 2000 and 2010, same-sex couple households in the U.S. have grown by 80 percent.

Goodbye, DOMA: Why Gay Marriage Really Scares You

Today, we learned that the Supreme Court ruled DOMA (Defense Of Marriage Act), the law barring the federal government from recognizing same-sex marriages legalized by the states, as unconstitutional. I'm not here to debate which side of the fence I'm on regarding this case before our high court. I'm here to challenge a different notion...

Dating In The Digital Age: Online Dating After Divorce
Fact: 80 percent of online daters lie on their profiles. Keep your expectations in check!

6 Need-To-Know Tips For Online Dating After Divorce

A study shows that an increasing number of relationships are forming from online dating. Our expert shares the best tips for divorced men and women who are getting back into the dating scene.

How To Turn Jealousy Into Inspiration

How To Turn Jealousy Into Inspiration

Not sure if you’re really, truly connecting to your power? Here’s how you’ll know: You feel jealous. Your psyche sends insightful messages continually and one of the ways it tells you that you’re not living up to your potential is when the green-eyed monster rears its ugly head.

5 Tips To Avoid 'Dating Burnout'
Another date? No thanks.

Feeling 'Burnt Out' From Love? 5 Dating Tips For Singles

"I'm just not going to date for a while ... " It's a frequent refrain I hear from my clients. That lack of enthusiasm is the number one sign of what I call "dating burnout." Here are the tell-tale signs you may be burned out from love — and how to get yourself back in the game.

Parenting: How To Let Go When Your Kid Grows Up
"I wasn't ready to let my oldest go so easily."

A Mom's Biggest Struggle: Letting Go When Your Kid Grows Up

It's something every mother goes through: We have to not only let them go, but be let go by them. When it came to work meetings, a date, their first day at school, I was OK with all that because I was the one doing all the leaving. I was the one letting go. But I learned quickly that being on the "let go" side is a whole different predicament.

The 5 Intimacy Stages Of A Relationship
Is this love ... or just sweet, syrupy infatuation?

The 5 Intimacy Stages Of A Relationship

Although there are no typical couples, there do tend to be intimacy stages in a relationship. Ideally, we would all eventually arrive at the love stage—but we have to go through a lot to get there.