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Why do you keep attracting the WRONG men?

First, here's the bad news: If you were raised in a dysfunctional family (and most of us are to some degree), you are carrying baggage. As children, we are open and vulnerable to the attitudes and behaviors around us. We take them in,…

How is your relationship with Money?

I'm sure you've heard that Money is the most common conflict in a relationship. When you Master your relationship with money, you take a BIG step toward reducing conflicts! Yay! So let's take a small step and upgrade your Money Mindset. Your…

The AWFUL truth about Relationships

Seems like people want to believe that if you find “the right one” then everything will be all sunshine and roses. In that scenario, the conflicts are easily resolved, there’s never hurt feelings or anger, and the sex is amazing. So,…

How do you feel about your Body?

  Your most basic relationship is the one with your own body. This week is my birthday and I'm going to be 73. Yikes! Is that possible? In my mind I'm not even 50...maybe 45. On Gloria Steinem's 40th birthday, someone…

What’s the Pebble in YOUR shoe?

(a metaphor about reducing emotional baggage) Imagine you are going on a gentle hike with someone you love. You lace up your hiking boots and put on a light jacket. You’re feeling good! It’s a beautiful day, the sun is warm, but not too…
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What’s the Biggest Obstacle to TRUE ROMANCE?

When I chat with singles about today’s dating scene, I usually hear a lot of complaints and frustrations. Women tell me about a lack of “good men” and negative experiences that include everything from false profiles to ghosting. Men tell…

Did you have a CONTROLLING parent?

Was your parent a CONTROLLER? Typically, it’s the father who is the controller, so although it isn’t always true, I’ll refer to your parent as “he.” If he was always right and you were always wrong… If he always had to…

Are you frustrated with Online Dating?

Hey Angeline & Dixon, Are you frustrated with Online Dating? Can't find the "good guys?" Wondering if dating is worth all the effort? You are invited to come to my home this Saturday afternoon, the 17th at 4pm, for a fun and lively…

Do you love the "Pina Colada" song?

I had to laugh when I read this brief article from The Gottman Institute...but it's got an important point! “Escape (the Piña Colada Song)” by Rupert Holmes is a beachy, karaoke favorite about a husband and wife who discover they were…
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I had to share this with you!

This is the BEST article I've ever read about relationships! It's a bit long, but totally worth the time to read it. I bet you'll find yourself in here...because I certainly did! Running Headlong into Heartbreak By Kerry Lusignan, MA,…