Here’s a little brain teaser for you. Why are all the following equations correct? 1 = 1 24 = 1 1,440 = 1 86,400 = 1 Did you get it right away? Need a clue? OK, here’s a hint…take it one day at a time. Got it now? No? Well, as much as I would enjoy making you rack your brain to try to figure this one out, my space here is limited, so I’ll just tell you. They’re all elements of one day.
Can you imagine that this handsome man would want you to put him in a male chastity device and control his orgasm? This may sound barbaric or even unrealistic that any man would want this, but to some couples it can be a way to add excitement to their sex life.
Are you bored with sex? Do you find yourself often failing to reach climax? Have you become largely uninterested in initiating sex? Fear not – these things are common, especially when you’ve been with a partner for a long time. After several years together, it may feel like you’ve explored every nook and cranny of your partner that there is to discover. Sex feels comfortable, familiar, and almost like a duty. But back when you were first together, it was passionate, fiery, and (multi)orgasmic.
You can follow this series at drmattmorris.com Meet the mythical couple - Will and Rene have been married for 8 years. In the meantime, they've had two beautiful children. Their lives are full of work, taking care of the kids, running the home, and staying connected with friends and family. But at the end of the day, when the crawl into bed, there is little energy or desire left over for sex. They both know it. They fight about it. But they really don't know what to do about it and it doesn't seem to be getting better. Other parts of their life and marriage are satisfactory, but not their sex life.
Whether you called it quits or he did, you never expected to be in this place. The joint future you envisioned is kaput.
If you want to lose weight and keep it off, the most effective combination is an inspired inner drive to do well and a personalized program that you co-create with your health coach. The first part is, well, very much up to the individual. The second part is a matter of strategy and applied learning, a bit of trial and error on the rocky road to success. Your personalized program may involve any number of creative solutions until your routine feels just right, and that is a normal part of the process!
In a recent post by The Atlantic Monthly, the University of Virginia's National Marriage Project reports college educated women make more money when they delay marriage.
Mothers-in-law get a bad rap in our culture. TV shows, movies, books and jokes all liken the critical shrew of a mother-in-law to the Wicked Witch of the West. In reality there are as many fab mother-in-laws as there are self-centered ones. In addition, a father-in-law could just as easily be the source of conflict. When you choose a life partner you also enter a new family. Nonetheless, it's important to remember that the new family you create together receives priority. This shift in energy is bound to create problems.
Remember your sex ed class? Do you remember it fondly, or with dread? My own high school sex ed program --- more than 25 years ago --- took a whopping 10 minutes. The priest led my classmates and me in the Lord's Prayer, and then reassured us that we would eventually grow out of the urge to masturbate. That was it. Lesson over. Incomplete though it was, I also have to give Father Frank credit.
YourTango conducted a survey of over 100 mental health professionals to learn what it takes for a man to be considered "husband material." According to the results, the top three traits marriage-oriented people look for in a man are: his ability to communicate, honesty and reliability. So, besides these three fairly obvious characteristics, what else matters in a potential life partner? We queried the experts to find out.