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Keep the Home Fires Burning: Sexual Healing

Stress levels are high these days. Some of us have lost jobs, are afraid of losing jobs, or have close friends and family who have lost jobs. Everyone is worried about money to some degree. There's uncertainty and tension everywhere you look.

All this attention to worry might have left you giving little attention to other pursuits - like sex. But forgetting to give ... Continue reading Keep the Home Fires Burning: Sexual Healing

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Parents in Love: How to Model a Loving Marriage for Your Children

by Jean Tracy, MSS

Marriage and parenting require modeling listening skills. When your partner speaks, do you listen, interrupt, or walk away? What do your children see? Look inside to find out what one successful couple did.

Ed and Marilyn, married over 25 years, meet my husband, Jim, and me at a fancy restaurant every year for a h ... Continue reading Parents in Love: How to Model a Loving Marriage for Your Children

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Create a Sexy Bedroom Environment

by Deb McLeod

When there are children afoot, it can be hard to get naughty. It's even harder when your bedroom isn't set up for sexy interludes. It's hard to get intimate in a room that's full of laundry, magazines and other clutter.

It's important, then, that you learn how to create a sexy bedroom out of what you have. Then you can claim that bedroom ... Continue reading Create a Sexy Bedroom Environment

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Top 10 Romantic Anniversary Ideas

By Nicole Nicholas

It can be hard to think up new romantic anniversary ideas. But believe me, it's worth making the change from the usual "dinner and a movie" routine. An anniversary is the best opportunity of the year to show your partner how much they mean to you.

Here are some great romantic anniversary ideas to keep you from getting stuck in a romance r ... Continue reading Top 10 Romantic Anniversary Ideas

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15 Ways to Spice Up Your Love Life

By Jessica Brown

The moment finally feels right: You finally got the kids to bed, you've slipped into something sexy that's not stained with finger-paint, and then...zzz. You are conked out. For you and your partner, the lure of the sleep wins out over sex yet again. Time and energy may not be things any young mom has in abundance, but fortunately, you don't need eith ... Continue reading 15 Ways to Spice Up Your Love Life

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Reinventing Date Night

By Elizabeth Hurchalla

If your date nights have devolved into ordering Thai takeout and worshiping at the temple of TiVo, it's time to shake things up a bit. Here, help from Yfat Reiss, one of the authors of 102 Great Dates for Any Budget (Stewart Tabori & Chang) on how to do date night right. 

Do dinner and a movie -- only different 
"Although a ... Continue reading Reinventing Date Night

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Expert Ideas for Surprising Someone this Valentine's Day

There's a reason why generation after generation has found truth in the saying, "You'll find love when you stop looking for it," or, "Love will happen when you least expect it." The idea of love sneaking up on you and letting the "forces that be" take over in the love department has worked for many couples.

The belief that spontaneity can bring good things in life has also pro ... Continue reading Expert Ideas for Surprising Someone this Valentine's Day

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Sharing Your Passions

By Jessica Blau

Remember the days when you and your spouse were dating and everything he or she did seemed like magic? The funny fruit drinks mixed in the blender were like love potions; the Rambo films you were suddenly introduced to seemed like works of cinematic art. You were smitten. Everything your Other Half found interesting was exciting because it was shared with lov ... Continue reading Sharing Your Passions

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