Marriage and Family'

Help Your Firstborn Welcome the New Baby

Help Your Firstborn Welcome the New Baby

While the arrival of a second child is a joyous time for parents and family, it may be a mildly traumatic and perplexing event for the older child. As parents negotiate the practical aspects of managing [...]

How to Create a Fight Free Union

How to Create a Fight Free Union

Couples who fall in love and commit to each other rarely imagine that their relationship would ever become disharmonious. It is only after the early infatuation subsides and life stresses declare themselves that many pairs become [...]

How to refresh your loving connection

How to refresh your loving connection

The common myth that love inevitably fades over time is only true for those who allow their love connection to stagnate. Keeping your love alive is not a gift, a miracle or a blissfully unique occurrence [...]

How to be happily partnered for life

How to be happily partnered for life

  Long-term couples who share a tender connection with each other fascinate most observers. It is expected that time will preserve loving couples’ contentment and ease with each other, but not the original vibrant, loving engagement [...]

Fatherhood is not in the DNA

Fatherhood is not in the DNA

With the blessings of advanced technological methods, many previously unknown social questions are now easily answered through simple medical testing. Paternity validation is one of the formerly illusive pieces of information that impacts many social, psychological, [...]

Coping with Marital Separation

Coping with Marital Separation

When the luster of the initial infatuation between couples begins to wane and life challenges pit married pairs as adversaries and as their enthusiastic connection becomes a luxury of the past, some couples elect to separate [...]

Harvest the Fruits of Your Family Tree

Harvest the Fruits of Your Family Tree

Friends are precious and interpersonally essential for enabling us to exchange ideas, share experiences, give and receive help, affirm our worthiness, facilitate our social lives and enable us to exchange generational wisdom. Yet, our relatives provide [...]

Family Treasures

Family Treasures

Treasure hunting during the Holidays   It is not only during Easter that treasure hunting can be fun. All Holidays offer us the opportunity to harvest emotional treasures from our relatives. Learning more about our past [...]