This weekend is Homecoming at my daughter's college and while I'm not a football aficionado, I've always enjoyed live sporting events.So when my daughter invited me to join her and her boyfriend for his fraternity's pre-game tailgate, and his mom invited me to join her and her friends in the stands, I couldn't say no. Even better, my son is also home on fall break which turns this into a fun … [Continue reading...]
One or both spouses admit to infidelity, either a physical or an emotional affair in some 41 percent of marriages and when the affair is admitted or discovered, most marriages end. Some 31 percent of marriages do continue.* Whether or not the marriage continues, being cheated on is devastating and it takes hard work to heal.
Today, I'd like to introduce you to Gregory Smith who is the … [Continue reading...]
October is breast cancer awareness month and I learned a few risk factors from this infograhic from Estroven that I was not aware of previously ... did not know that height increases your risk ... did not know that 85 percent of breast cancer diagnoses occur in women with no family history of breast cancer ... and did not know that age at menopause affects the risk.
Estroven, is again inviting … [Continue reading...]
By Sheila Blagg
Romantic chemistry begins relationships, but only by working together can couples sustain that romance for years. Relationships take effort and mutual respect, but if both partners are committed, they can be extremely rewarding. Here are 10 relationship rules to follow for long term success.
Follow these 10 rules to build an ideal long-term relationship:
1. Respect … [Continue reading...]
If I Were Still Married ...
By Janna Qualman
If I were still married, today would be my 15th anniversary. I would wake hopeful, if cautious, thinking this would be the day it’ll all come together. Romance and gratitude and sentimentality would bring clarity, would fuse into a new level of appreciation for me, recognition of my worth, of my years of love and devotion. Something would be … [Continue reading...]