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Date Night Ideas for Parents

Date Night Ideas for Parents

Whether the kids are heading off for college soon or still keeping you awake for round-the-clock feedings, you owe it to yourself and your spouse to find fun ways to get away sometimes. Parents have their own challenges when it comes to date night, sure, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t great date night ideas for parents.

6 Reasons Love Is Better After 50

6 Reasons Love Is Better After 50

Okay, first things first. I am an honest man so I have to admit as I write this I am 49, but in just a few short months, in May, I will be 50. Some may break out in a cold sweat at the thought that life is half over. Some may deny their age. And some may just resign to life and let it push them the rest of the way to the grave.

Always Ask for What You Need!

Always Ask for What You Need!

I had a love-hate relationship with my old boss. The love part was my incredible respect for this former Olympic gold medalist turned CEO of one of the leading professional development companies in the world. He was one of those people who could make an audience laugh, cry, and get inspired—all at the same time. People always came up to me after one of Terry’s amazing speeches to say how lucky I was to work for this man. I’d smile and say, “I sure am”, knowing I was lying through my teeth.

 Listening For The “Right” Voice to Motivate You

Listening For The “Right” Voice to Motivate You

One of my favorite jokes is about the guy who is stranded in his house and the floodwaters are rising threatening his life. He prays to his Maker and asks on the first floor, begs on the second floor and eventually screams from the rooftop to just save him – “send a helicopter, send a speedboat, just save me!” Of course, he does not get what he asks for and succumbs to the inevitable. When he gets to the “Pearly Gates” he is upset and wants to speak to the person in charge.

 Listening For The “Right” Voice to Motivate You

Listening For The “Right” Voice to Motivate You

One of my favorite jokes is about the guy who is stranded in his house and the floodwaters are rising threatening his life. He prays to his Maker and asks on the first floor, begs on the second floor and eventually screams from the rooftop to just save him – “send a helicopter, send a speedboat, just save me!” Of course, he does not get what he asks for and succumbs to the inevitable. When he gets to the “Pearly Gates” he is upset and wants to speak to the person in charge.

How I Will Survive Valentine's Day Without My First Love

How I Will Survive Valentine's Day Without My First Love

  My sweet and spunky mom died in January and I’m about to experience my first Valentine’s Day without her. I’ve had moments where I can’t help but wonder why it hurts so much.  After all, it’s normal for a parent to go first.  It’s the natural order of things. It happens all of the time.  So, why is it so painful?

Why Normal Could Ruin Your Sex Life

Why Normal Could Ruin Your Sex Life

There's a new book out about love, sex, and relationships called The Normal Bar. It's likely to be a best seller because most of us tend to be curious about how we are doing in the bedroom. We wonder if we are normal. Do other people feel like they don't have time for sex?  Do other women get easily distracted during sex?  Do other people feel like they have to beg their partner for sex?"