When the word “abortion” appears in news stories, whether it is from a position of advocating for or against, millions of women avoid that news story all together. The most recent news story “Arkansas 12-Week Abortion Ban Becomes Law” is an example of how abortion in the news, while promoting the political information, causes women hiding in their secret shame and grief to push down their emotions. From the perspective of news agencies t
My husband Mike and I are on the same page when it comes to the green, natural, organic, sustainable movement — whatever you want to call it. Going green together can be a really fun project that strengthens your relationship, a lot like any other project you take on with a partner.
By Barbara Greenberg, PhD for GalTime.com We all know how vulnerable we are when it comes to our kids. Even a slightly negative comment about our child can send us reeling. Even if the comment rings the tiniest bit true, hearing it from someone else can sting. As mothers, we have lots of power to make other mothers feel good and bad. Let's discuss some ways to spread the love among mothers.
With spring just around the corner and the whole world blossoming in and creating new life, I figured there is no better time than the present to talk about renewing yourself with confidence. There are two basic types of confidence – internal and external – and while they both affect how you feel about yourself, internal confidence is far more important than external confidence.
After a particularly painful break up or divorce, it’s crucial that you take the time to grieve and heal from the hurt. You have to learn to accept the separation and work on yourself, so when you DO reenter the dating world, you do so in a positive and constructive way, unburdened by any past baggage and poised to build a relationship that will withstand the test of time.
By Kelly Rouba, for GalTime.com If you’re looking for love and feel like you just aren’t meeting the right type of people, online dating can be a great alternative to the typical dating scene. “Dating sites do increase the number of people, at least in principle, (who are) interested in meeting you,” says Dan Sapen, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist who runs a private practice in Long Island, NY.
by Suzanne Casamento for GalTime.com Spring is coming and with it, comes the urge to bust out of the winter blues and get away! Whether you're planning your spring break vacay or a romantic weekend for two, there's a lot to consider when taking your first trip with a new guy.
Most women want more foreplay before we can enjoy the pleasures of intercourse. Foreplay is essential to build arousal before penetration of any kind, and most of us can't get enough. Here are five ideas to get more foreplay every time you make love.