I have written in this column recently about emotional hygiene, which is doing the necessary maintenance on feelings as well as your physical body and household. Health reminders tell us to wash our hands frequently to prevent the transmitting of diseases. Did you know you can "wash" your mood, too, ...
Dear Dr. Romance
I read your newsletter How To Heal A Rift With An Adult Child
with joy because of how you simplify things for us. I already tried by email, but the conflict got more complicated.
I'm updating my book The Unofficial Guide to Dating Again. The new version will be called Dr. Romance's Guide to Dating in the Digital Age. The following article is excerpted from the new book (edited).
A lot of the problems that come up in Dating Again are generated by social expectations, (how ...