Erin Kelley asks “Will Your Relationship Survive Children?”

Erin Kelley asks “Will Your Relationship Survive Children?”

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

Having children is supposed to be the ultimate destination of a relationship – the thing that brings you closer than ever, the most unbreakable of bonds.The media is full of pictures of glossy, happy families, whose parents look like they still have […]

Why do Low-Income Couples Marry Less and Divorce More?

Why do Low-Income Couples Marry Less and Divorce More?

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

People with lower incomes value the institution of marriage just as much as those with higher incomes and have similar romantic standards for marriage, according to a new study published in the Journal of Marriage and Family. The new research suggests that […]

My wife had a baby three months ago and she still won’t have sex with me. I’m trying to be patient but I’m getting desperate – could there be something wrong?

My wife had a baby three months ago and she still won’t have sex with me. I’m trying to be patient but I’m getting desperate – could there be something wrong?

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

Of course there is something wrong. Three months ago, your wife pushed a baby the size of a watermelon out of her tiny vagina and for ten months prior to that, her body was pumped chock full of killer hormones specifically designed […]

On marshmallows and marriage..

On marshmallows and marriage..

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

Since she was born my youngest daughter has been a guinea pig for all sorts of developmental experiments. At five, I figured she was ready for Walter Mishel’s marshmallow test. I left her alone in the kitchen with a single fluffy pink […]

How to help your children deal with your divorce

Feb 9, 2013 | No Comments

Is it possible to get divorced and not drag your children into the fray? Three parents talk about their struggle to protect their children from their own emotions, while an expert advises on how to talk to teens about a break-up. Read […]

The sexification of children’s toys

May 22, 2012 | No Comments

Lisa Wade has documented the recent trend of sexifying toys, including Dora the Explorer, Strawberry Shortcake, Holly Hobbie, Lisa Frank, Trolls, Cabbage Patch Kids, My Little Pony, Rainbow Brite, and Candy Land, and Lego (you can see them all together on our Sexy Toy Make-Overs Pinterest board). Read […]

Staying together for the kids

Nov 15, 2011 | No Comments

Have you ever stayed in a relationship that was a train wreck, just for the sake of the kids? Or because you thought you needed time, money or a plan before you could leave? There are many who endure this awfully depressing […]