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In Time with your Partner

I was fascinated to read this article in the Guardian on Friday; not a paper that I normally read ! (Adapted from an article by Oliver Burkeman The Guardian 1st July) The couples arriving for marriage counselling at William Kir-Stimon's Chicago office must have done a double take: you want us…

Is it possible to survive an affair?

(Article by Suzanne Power, Irish Herald) Is it possible to survive an affair? Ask Hillary Clinton. It's not likely you'll get an answer. Maybe, because she's embroiled in bigger issues than her own life she has a sense of perspective, a sense that one person is never 100% to blame.…

Are you living in a Semi - happy ever after?

(Adapted from ‘Marriage Confidential’ by Pamela Haag) Many couples are secretly disappointed that they haven’t succeeded in having the fulfilling kind of marriage that they had once dreamt of. Too many couples are living in semi-happy marriages; staying in affectionate but passionless partnerships because they are responsible and well intentioned…

Why sex gets boring

Here is an excerpt of an article by David Schnark. Virtually all couples strugle with sexual boredom. Why? Every day we're deluged with "tips" on how to put zest back in your love life. Why don't these tips work? Are we too stupid or lazy to put experts' sage suggestions…

Four Splendid Truths

Four Splendid Truths To be happier, you have to think about feeling good, feeling bad, and feeling right, in an atmosphere of growth. One of the best ways to make yourself happy is to make other people happy; One of the best ways to make other people happy is to…