According to a study coming up in "Psychology of Popular Media Culture," researchers at the University of Michigan conducted a survey designed to test how the shows we watch on TV, specifically sitcoms, romantic comedies and reality-based dating shows affect (or is that infect?) our outlook on love. According to the results, they found that people who watch sitcoms are measurably more cynical when it comes to their views on love and romance. While that may be news to some, I find it entirely predictable and here’s why:
LOVE & FEELINGS
Everyone loves to feel loved. But you may not know what your partner needs to feel loved. Couples must be open with each other about their needs in the relationship, whether they be sexual or otherwise. Letting them know how to love you and vise versa can give you a more fulfilling relationship. Read on to learn the five steps to getting there!
After reading this, you will know the reason I wrote this blog! People come into your life for a reason, a season, or a lifetime. When you figure out which one it is, you will know what to do with your life. When someone is in your life for a REASON, it is usually to meet a need you have expressed. They have come to assist you through a difficulty, to provide you with guidance and support, and to aid you physically, emotionally, or spiritually. They may seem like a godsend, and they are! They are there for the reason you need them to be.
Everyone has relationship problems at some point. Instead of talking your friends ear off or flipping through magazines, these tools may just give you exactly what you're looking for.
Sometimes the most loving people turn into the most stoic and cold veneers because they were told too many times that their warmth and kindness were not welcome. Think about that the next time you wonder why he or she is so icy. Magneto magnetized millions on X-Men: Days of Future Past opening weekend during the Memorial Day holiday. Just like the actor who plays the younger version of him, some people are walking love magnets, whilst others are repellents. It has nothing to do with looks or grooming.
We all have our idosyncricies and share of odd behaviors. I know there are many things that women do which aggravate men to no end. Well, it goes the other way too. Here are few examples of things that may get you kicked out of your love shack or put in the dog house at some point without a warning.
How precarious is it to love someone without one single condition? Is it even possible? Many people talk about unconditional loving as if they practice it all the time, but in reality, not many men or women know what unconditional love truly entails! The majority of adults talk the talk, but they absolutely do not walk the walk. Unconditional Love Explained
The idea behind TheLoveRadar.com is to bring awareness to people of the power of love. Many times love’s energy has been overshadowed by hate and this has intensified since the introduction of the Internet. Technology, as great as it is, has introduced new ways to spread hate. The Love Radar was constructed to make people aware that online content, tweets and social media sharing have an impact on the overall well-being of people around us.
Below is a sample from one of my novels about healing sexuality offered in the Transformational Fiction style. Grace explores being a “surrogate spouse” from her childhood. Join me at my website for free stories and chapters about all kinds of sexual violation and healing. Get on my mailing list to learn when the novel of Grace's story will be available.
I got a question from a woman today who wanted to know what men think about during intimacy. Specifically, she wanted to know if men “think about the love handles or the Jelly belly or all the other imperfections that are just staring at (them)?” Of course, we can assume this question applies to any other perceived “imperfection” which is ironic when you consider that “perfection” is a mental construct anyway that varies anyway both person-to-person and over time. But let’s address the specifics...
Over the weekend, millions of you had "the talk" with that guy or that girl. You wanted to know where is this relationship going? Up until this momentous event, you've had a few casual dates with other individuals that are now on the sidelines. You just spent time together during the Super Bowl of relationships, Valentine's Day and now feel it's time to move this relationship to a more substantial level. Why is knowing their attachment style important this weekend?
Time balancing; It’s one of the most important skills to have in this day and age. Being good at it won’t get you a gig at the circus displaying your incredible flexibility for hundreds of people at a time, but it will help you stay sane in your hectic home and work schedule. One of the most difficult tasks is balancing yourself and your relationship.
Too Much To Do. Life gets crazy doesn’t it? You’ve fit your kids’ basketball and cheerleading practices into your schedule along with the dance recitals, the board meeting the business trip - and on it goes... It’s a whirlwind of “to-dos.” But where does your marriage fit into all of that? How much time do you put into making your marriage a priority, into making it what you want it to be?