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Dr. Romance: Does your relationship need a spring cleaning?

Dr. Romance: Does your relationship need a spring cleaning?

Dr. Romance: tips on spring cleaning your marriage: Over an extended period of time, dust and detritus can accumulate in even the best marriage. Spring cleaning, to clear out the cobwebs and re-energize your connection, is a great idea. Just like a regular housework schedule, regular weekly talks (I call them State of the Union discussions) keep the problems minor, the resentment level down, and the communication open, so that there is time and space for intimacy.

Choose the Right Lube for You and Your Body

Choose the Right Lube for You and Your Body

During Lucky Bloke's ongoing Global Condom Reviews, we continually find that most people have little idea that the right lube would radically improve sex. And we recognize that those curious to explore lube often have no idea where to begin. We're here to share an international opportunity to explore choosing the best lubricants for you (and potentially, your partner). You see, sex with the right lube is fantastic. Think great sex times ten. Yet there are many lube myths that may be keeping it out of your bedroom.

Increase Your Chances of Lasting Love: Create a Vision

Increase Your Chances of Lasting Love: Create a Vision

It may be news to you that the unbelievably high divorce rates in the U.S. have finally tapered off. This is mostly being attributed to the fact that fewer people are getting married. And yet, with all the choices and information about relationships we now have available to us, I am still surprised by how many people jump into serious partnerships — business, close friendships and yes, marriages — without laying any groundwork to see if the other is on the same page about the future.

Coming Out: Five Biggest Regrets After Escaping The Closet

Coming Out: Five Biggest Regrets After Escaping The Closet

It’s been almost 14 years since I came out of the closet. I’ve now been with my partner, almost as long as I was married. And, I’ve almost spent a third of my life on the other side of the closet door, being authentically who I am – a gay man. So what does that all add up to? A lot of joy, heartache, peace, and regrets. Today I want to focus on the regrets, and don’t worry, this is not meant to be a downer, so please keep on readin’ on.

Dating For True Love Requires Your Heart: Don't Think So Much!
I can't get out of my head and it's ruining every chance I get with love.

Dating For True Love Requires Your Heart: Don't Think So Much!

We all like to live by the saying, "Use your head", but when it comes to love, dating, and feeling for another human being, you've got to do just that: FEEL. Let your heart decide for you what's good for you. Yes, it may seem risky, but what if following your heart is worth it this time? Follow your heart and see how great it feels. This may be the biggest dating rule you could miss! Read on with Coach Keith.

Terms Of Engagement: Navigating An Open Relationship

Terms Of Engagement: Navigating An Open Relationship

First, none of what I’m about to talk about is a direct reflection of my personal relationship. And, all of what I’m about to talk about is a direct reflection of my personal relationship. Oh, and no I won’t tell you which parts are actually true in my relationship. Ok, I think that about covers it, so let’s dive into an open relationship.

Are Relationships Ruled by the Heart or the Mind?

Are Relationships Ruled by the Heart or the Mind?

This essay brings to your attention the two very frequent scenarios of behaviors in relationships. A lot of people go through similar experiences and wish to change the situation. I suggest a different view at the problem, in fact, I shouldn’t call it a problem, rather an adaptive mechanism of your mind. This perspective shows you why your mind believes that it needs to apply the dysfunctional behaviors.