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Four Ways to Avoid Emotional Infidelity | Janie Lacy

By |November 15th, 2012|

Can someone cheat without ever having physical contact? According to recent reports covering the David Petraeus’s affair those close to him during his final tours of battle were not surprised at all. One of the reasons is that most affairs happen long before there is any physical connection, so just how do we avoid going […]

Should Children Pass Along Messages From Ex-Spouses?

By |July 29th, 2012|

How far can you go in involving your children when it comes to your ex-spouse?  Ideally, I believe it would be best that all communication between you and your ex-spouse be handled between the two of you.  There is absolutely no reason to involve your children.  Are you not both grown up individuals? Why do […]

5 Healthy Break Up Do’s and Don’ts

By |November 27th, 2011|

Most people have experienced a break-up in their lifetime.  Recently, the entertainment news spotlighted Kim Kardashian’s break-up after 72 days of marriage and Zooey Deschanel split from her husband of only two years!  Break-ups can be traumatic and difficult to get over for most people, so just how can individuals move through a break-up in a healthy […]

5 Ways To Deal With Betrayal

By |October 29th, 2011|

One thing most people never dream of is their partner betraying them!  Yet, unfortunately, it seems to be the popular topic of conversations these days because of celebrities and their relationships.  Most recently in the spotlight, Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore, who have been married for 6 years now, might be separating due to Kutcher’s […]

Four Ways To Make Relationships and Finances Work

By |October 29th, 2011|

Is money causing conflict in your relationship? Money fights and money problems have been the leading cause of divorce for decades. Being in agreement about your finances is essential to a happy marriage. Let’s take a look at some of the biggest mistakes couples make in regards to money and the ways that these problems […]

Four Ways To Deal With Guilt

By |September 26th, 2011|

Burdened with feelings of guilt?  Have you done something to cause hurt to your friend or spouse?  Let’s take a look at what you can do when those feelings start to take over your whole being.

 

 1) Pay Attention to the Feelings

Guilt is simply a sign telling your conscience that something is wrong.

Embrace your feelings, feeling […]

Women and Porn: Not Just a Guy Issue!

By |September 5th, 2011|

When most people in our culture think about pornography and who is accessing it online, their thoughts automatically go to the male population. Would it surprise you to know that women represent 30% of the internet pornography consumers (Internet Pornography Statistics, 2008; Nielsen//NetRatings, April 2005)?

It is time to stop with the “old school” thinking that […]

RUNAWAY HUSBANDS: Warning Signs

By |August 13th, 2011|

WHAT IS WIFE ABANDONMENT SYNDROME (W.A.S.)? 

She believed she was in a good, stable marriage until her husband surprised her out-of-the-blue with the news that it was over
She was completely unaware that he was thinking of leaving or even unhappy
He moved out quickly (often with a girlfriend)
From the moment of his announcement, his treatment of his […]

Three Reasons Women Blame the Other Woman

By |July 28th, 2011|

When an affair has occurred, who is to blame?  The responsibility most often should be allocated to the betrayer of the relationship – the husband.  This is not to say the “other woman” does not have responsibility, especially if she knew he was married.  However,it’s understandable that the other woman becomes the target for a […]

Facebook: Three Ways To Prevent Divorce

By |March 7th, 2011|

Did you read the recent headlines that Facebook is to blame for 1 in 5 divorces in the United States?  According to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) 81 percent of the country’s top divorce lawyers all agree that there has been a significant increase in the number of cases using social networking evidence […]