Jealousy, the green-eyed vindictive little monster lurking within everyone, is surely a killer. What’s even truer than this is that jealousy is specifically, a relationship killer. Nowadays especially, with the ability to lurk, creep or even viciously stalk (in nastier cases), every one of your significant others exes or past flings through Facebook or social […]

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Many people hate hearing the word “no”, and many don’t like saying it either, especially to a partner. And it makes sense. In a relationship, there is a strong desire to please and demonstrate love, and never to appear mean or careless. Often, people think going along with their partner’s requests will be good for […]

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I am sitting at the beautiful honor table of my daughter’s baptism. Obstructing the view of my guests is the glorious center piece I meticulously chose, shades of pink and white blending into an elegant sphere of color. All had gone according to plan, the simple white cake, a light strawberry shortcake, the perfect spring […]

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Plenty Of Fish… just the name made me reluctant, but I was a brand new New Yorker, with no friends and had been single for more months than I could admit. My friends’ status back home didn’t make me feel any better: marriage, babies, fiancés, long-term relationships; I was the weird one who was too […]

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