Intimacy Filled Pastiming

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Dear Ann:  I want to have a close relationship with my partner but I just don’t know how.  We do activities together like golf and tennis but I get lost in the sport and we talk about that.  We both

A Values Story


In the previous blog, I noted that knowing each other’s values and having like definitions as to how we define each value is probably the most important conversation to be had in any type of relationship. Without having like values, …

Values You Hold in a Relationship

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Values are the basic beliefs that guide or motivate your attitudes or actions. They help you to determine what is important to you. And they describe the personal qualities you choose to exemplify: the sort of person you want to …

Valentine’s Day 2019

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Tomorrow is the beginning of February. In no time at all, it will be Valentine’s Day. Yes, I’m aware that many of us consider this “day of romance” as one that was created by Hallmark Cards. I was thinking about …