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Next Logical Steps

This past weekend I found myself at a dinner party, and I can’t recall the last time I attended a gathering of this sort. The conversation hummed along, buoyed by the fact that most of the attendees were teachers and they could talk about anything. The hosts were gracious and […]

Marriage Minded Men!

It works every time. Ten tips for this. Ten things you don’t know. It gets your attention, doesn’t it? Yesterday I came across 10 Things a Man Should Know About Marriage. The fact that this series of snippets was directed at men? That made it even more irresistible – advice […]

Dating After Divorce: Kids Have Instincts, Too

What is it like, dating after divorce, when you have kids? Well, there are good guys, bad guys, those you can’t quite categorize. And naturally, our kids react to all of it. All of it we let them in on, that is. And I’m not a proponent of letting them […]

If You’re Not Part of the Solution…

When I saw her number pop up on the phone, I was tickled. Catching up on this and that with an old friend, we started unloading about a series of challenges that we’ve both been dealing with. Isn’t it great when you have a friend like that? You can laugh, […]

When Beliefs Are Broken

I’m thinking about trust. About how easily some of us give it, and what happens when trust is broken. I’m thinking about love affairs, about marriage, about life after marriage, about trusting “the universe.” I’m thinking about the sense of betrayal when families – or social and legal institutions like […]