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How Do I Respect Him When He Doesn’t Love Me?

How Do I Respect Him When He Doesn’t Love Me?

How do I respect him when he doesn’t love me? By Jackie Coleman Monterey, California, Tuesday evening, 6:30 p.m. · Tires screech into the driveway, and the garage door slams shut. He throws his briefcase into the corner of the kitchen, lets out an abbreviated grunt when you ask him how his day was, then mutters, “What’s for dinner?” Atlanta,…read more →

How Can I Get My Wife to Understand How Important Sex is to Me?

How Can I Get My Wife to Understand How Important Sex is to Me?

How can I get my wife to understand how important sex is to me? by Jackie Coleman Let’s look at the options: 1. Being romantic just to get sex will be seen as manipulative. 2. Hinting at your desires will most likely push her further away. 3. Not doing anything about it will make you resentful. Fortunately, there’s a better…read more →

Financial vs. Emotional Security

Financial vs. Emotional Security

Would my wife really choose to give up financial benefits for me to be home more?  By Jackie Coleman You’re slaving away at work, even picking up a few extra hours so the family vacation will be covered. Drained, exhausted, and frustrated from the day, you come home to your family—the people you are really working for. But to your…read more →

Strangers Among Us

Strangers Among Us

  Overall: after being married for 10+ years we are total strangers to each other and thinking about packing it in. Any advice?  By Jackie Coleman Instant news updates, instant popcorn, instant messaging…instant gratification. Our businesses revolve around efficiency and speedy results. Our grocery stores are filled with foods of convenience. Our technology allows us to communicate with anyone, anywhere,…read more →

10 Facts Every Parent Should Know about Their Teen’s Brain

10 Facts Every Parent Should Know about Their Teen’s Brain

Inside the teen mind This is a fascinating article that every parent needs to read, about the brain development of teens.  It’s a summary on the LiveScience website, of some of the brain science research that will  explain all sorts of puzzling things!  It certainly did for me!  I’m eager to get more into the research they are referencing, but…read more →

Cover Girl!

Cover Girl!

Sunscreen, towel, bathing suit…..and cover up! Something to think about when we take our daughters shopping for that new bathing suit or cute outfit! Summer is here along with all the fun bright patterns and colors, sandals and pedicures … and swimsuits.  For the majority of moms, when our little girls start blossoming, their natural desire to look more grown…read more →

Men are Wired to Admire but…

Men are Wired to Admire but…

Are you excusing men for lusting after other women/porn? An emotionally stirring issue. No matter where I speak – a women’s event, marriage event, on the radio, a collegecampus – this one question stirs emotion more than any other. Unfortunately, it is also the one topic about which I am most often misunderstood. No doubt about it, men notice attractive…read more →

Am I Ugly?

Am I Ugly?

Moms, Lets Counter the Trend of Our Girls Feeling Inferior! As a mom of an almost-12-year-old daughter – and a social researcher who has extensively interviewed and surveyed teenagers – my heart is hurting as I see the newest YouTube trend.

Respecting His Abilities

Respecting His Abilities

Have you ever noticed how your little boy won’t want you to do something for him and he says, “No Mommy I want to do it myself.”  Believe it or not this is a need that doesn’t go away for men when they get older, and in particular, a man deeply needs the woman he loves to let him figure…read more →