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Sands

Neil and I at Duo Coaching keep an up to date list of reliable resources to help our couples cope with whatever issues they are facing, and this includes an awareness of helpful charities. One of those charities is Sands, for when a baby is stillborn, or dies soon after…

Obamas in Love

[Barack Obama hugs his wife Michelle] Emotional intelligence … The popularity on Twitter of the Obamas' victory embrace indicates his support among younger people Obama celebrated his election victory this week by immediately tweeting an emotional photograph of him and his wife, Michelle, embracing, and it has become the most re-tweeted…

Goodnight kiss is a thing of the past

Here's an interesting article: The goodnight kiss is a thing of the past and most of us sleep with our backs turned to our partner, according to a new study.The research into our nocturnal habits suggests romance is now dead in British bedrooms. Indeed, a quarter of lovers say they…

Meryl Streep could save your marriage?

I have just read this article from Bel Mooney in the Daily Mail about the film ‘Hope Springs’ that is out on Friday:    The middle-aged woman surveys her reflection in the bathroom mirror and fluffs up her blonde hair. She smooths the pretty nightdress over her hips, takes a…

Coming back home to your relationship and family

I have been privileged to be involved in the Paralympics2012 during the last month, mainly as a result of having been Team Leader and Coach for the British SailingTeam at the Paralympics in Sydney 2000.  It has been a great experience, and a great team of people to work with.…