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10 Things You Really Don’t Want In A Happy Relationship

10 Things You Really Don’t Want In A Happy Relationship

When you first meet, your partner is almost perfect. There's the breathlessness of passion and the constant surprise of new things you have in common. You totally know this is your soulmate, the person you've been looking for your whole life. As time passes you still love your soulmate, but you begin to wonder if you're "in love" with them.

Why Is My Ex Still Calling Me?

Why Is My Ex Still Calling Me?

Dear Dr. Romance: I was dating this guy for about 2 years. During the time that we were together we had some good times and bad. For one he was cheating on me with another girl then we got back together. During that time we worked hard to make the relationship work then I found out that he was sleeping with someone else. When I found this out, I finally left him alone.

Is Your Husband Pursuing 'Extracurricular' Activities?

Is Your Husband Pursuing 'Extracurricular' Activities?

Question: I think my husband has a porn problem. I have even seen stuff on our computer suggesting he is in communication with other women. You should know that he has always been very affectionate with me and that hasn’t changed. Our sex life is a little lacking, but he has a disability that makes “getting physical” a little a little bit of a challenge. I have asked about the porn and he denies it. We have been married more than twenty years and I really love him.

4 Reasons Couples Should Redefine Sex

4 Reasons Couples Should Redefine Sex

4 Reasons Why Long Term Couples Should Redefine Sex To Focus On Connection, Not Perfection  (EXPERT) I'm a couples and sex therapist, and I'll give you my definition of good sex.  It will most certainly surprise you: Good sex is regularly getting naked with another person you love, touching each other tenderly,  expecting something good to happen, and being delighted and appreciative of whatever does happen.. You don't know exactly what it will be. It's different every time.

Sex: A Diet Everyone Should Try

Sex: A Diet Everyone Should Try

1. Every now and then, treat yourselves to Gourmet Sex! At least once a month, put down your miscellaneous responsibilities and just focus on your love for your partner. Plan an activity that you both truly enjoy doing together -- have a nice dinner, go to a wine tasting, or even take in a nostalgic drive-in movie. If you have children, be sure to find a trustworthy and reliable babysitter.

Will Jennifer Aniston's Marriage Last? [EXPERT]
The couple (pictured above) posed for photog Terry Richardson in September 2011.

Will Jennifer Aniston's Marriage Last?

Like many, I grew up with Jennifer Aniston as my "friend" on TV. Like all of us, she has had a run of relationships. Some were good, some were bad, some were almost Mr. Right, and some were just Mr. Right Now. So, what makes Justin Theroux "the one?"

Online Dating: Honesty is KEY

Online Dating: Honesty is KEY

I’m on a dating hiatus. That’s what it’s called right? When one can’t be bothered to respond to yet one more guy who claims to be looking for a relationship, until he gets your first email and then all bets are off and then makes it really clear he just wants to get into your pants? I prefer hiatus. It’s shorter.

Selfishness Or Fear Of Commitment?

Selfishness Or Fear Of Commitment?

So after years of being happily single, you find yourself falling in love again. You didn’t plan it… It just happened. What started out as casual date has turned into something much deeper and you are thinking about settling down. One of my friends asked the question: When you have been single for years, how do you transition from the “selfish me” mindset into a “we” oriented relationship?

 Interview with Dr. Sherman, author of 'When Mars Women Date'

Interview with Dr. Sherman, author of 'When Mars Women Date'

1. Q- What Made You Write this new book, 'When Mars Women Date'? A: I am a psychologist and dating coach and I was also a single career woman at one point. I heard many dating experts telling single career women to hide their accomplishments, play games, not to give advice to men or ask them out and basically to be someone they're not. I had single coaching clients who were trying to hide that they were a lawyer or doctor because of that advice. I'd say to them, 'But he should be lucky to have you!'

'Hope Springs': A Revolutionary Film About Marriage [EXPERT]
Kay (Meryl Streep) was ready to change her marriage. Are you ready to change yours?

'Hope Springs': A Revolutionary Film About Marriage

This past weekend, I was fortunate enough to catch the newly-released movie Hope Springs, written by Vanessa Taylor, producer and scriptwriter of the television series Game of Thrones. Coming out of the movie, I tried to sort out the many messages and lessons that sprung forth (pun intended).