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The Rules For Sex If You Have Roommates [EXPERT]
Do you have roommates?

The Rules For Sex If You Have Roommates

I am a well-educated woman in my late-twenties. I have a wonderful (and successful) career that I adore. I am independent, responsible, and very much an adult (I promise). And, yes, I live with roommates.

FRIENDSHIP COUNTS

FRIENDSHIP COUNTS

Most people think that love and passion hold a relationship together, but is that all there is to it?  I’ve learned that in the long run couples stay together because they develop a friendship and like each other.  That friendship is the foundation of a healthy, happy relationship.  Affection and mutual support are the mortar that cements a relationship.

Using The "F-Bomb" To Start A Conversation With A Teen? (EXPERT)

Using The "F-Bomb" To Start A Conversation With A Teen? (EXPERT)

That got your attention, didn't it? The expression "F-bomb" (you know, the "F" word that we write f*#@ in public) is now an official word in the dictionary.  It reminds me of a parent who said how upset she would get when her son "dropped the F-bomb". She'd react in such a strong, negative way --which is understandable.

13 Questions to Mind Blowing Sex

13 Questions to Mind Blowing Sex

You want amanzing sex and yet you are frustrated with the quality of sex you are having. It's time for you and your lover to take time to talk about your sex life. Neither of you have ESP and know what each dreams of or desires.   Answer these 13 questions honestly and openly with your lover. Learn what they enjoy and how you can spice up your love making today.   What touch(es) would you enjoy during foreplay?

Are You Too Intimidating For Love?

Are You Too Intimidating For Love?

So, I had a first love. I am guessing at some point we all do.   Today isn’t about the magic of that first love or those slow/fast moments in the beginning, when I was so excited and crazy about someone that I felt like I was sick to my stomach pretty much the whole time.   Or when I couldn’t concentrate on the movie just because he was so close, so then there was a slew of movies I had to rewatch at a later time because I didn’t remember anything about them.  Or the moments that unfold when you sit there and re

3 Ways To Get Out Of The Doghouse [EXPERT]
Are you in trouble with your lover?

3 Ways To Get Out Of The Doghouse

When people find themselves in the doghouse in their relationship, they react in different ways like trying to minimize the situation and their partner's emotions, ignoring their partner's anger, apologizing immediately and profusely and/or purchasing gifts to try to make amends.

Why Breaking Down At The Store Is Good For Your Career

Why Breaking Down At The Store Is Good For Your Career

This weekend I spoke at an amazing women's leadership retreat in central California.  I have been here for two weeks, I met strong and lovely women, and I felt welcomed and at peace. I drove home, parked, and then headed off to the grocery store.  And while I was standing in the aisle looking for yogurt, I began to get emotional.  I picked up some cheese, started to get teary-eyed, and put it down and headed off towards the alcohol section where I felt like tears would be more acceptable.