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My sons smell.

I am sorry to disappoint anybody who thinks this blog will be about teenage boys and their personal hygiene habits – or rather the lack of. 608 more words

Adoption

EXCITING NEWS! My Book is Now in Paperback!

EXCITING NEWS! My book Life After Lust: Stories & Strategies for Sex & Pornography Addiction Recovery is ready in paperback on Amazon! May this resource help and inspire many. 91 more words

Inspiration

My Unexpected Radio Interview

Today I had the opportunity to do a radio interview on the Trevor Carey show (FM 96.7/AM1400) about the effects of pornography, protecting children from pornography, and other topics related to sexual addiction treatment. 120 more words

Recovery

Translating the Language of Love: A Caveat

Many years ago, when I was in major survival mode in the thick of raising my children, one of my friends with an interest in family life education found out that I had a master’s degree in marriage and family therapy and asked if I had read the “Love Languages,” book by Gary Chapman which had recently been released.  1,258 more words

Couples

La La Land

At the end of your life, your relationships are all you’ve got.  Sara Groves

It’s all worth nothing alone.  Graham Parker

SPOILER ALERT.  If you have not seen La La Land and you do not want to know how it ends, read no further.  722 more words

Relationships

Mistress, Thy Name is Smartphone

Here’s a scenario I have seen play out in therapy with several iterations: I was carefully listening to a client in a marital  session when her partner suddenly picked up his phone.   990 more words

Couples

A Tale of Two Bankers

Our family has a few Christmas movies that are mainstays of the holiday season for us.  Amongst them are Scrooge (the musical version of Dickens’ … 694 more words

Marriage