Mano a Mano: Fight for Your Girl

Half the fun of relationships is the thrill of the chase. And the chase is heightened even more when there is someone else in the race. Sexual competition does not just stimulate you intellectually—it taps into a primal urge to show that you are the dominant cat in the pride. But, competition for a woman …

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Breaking An Engagement

It is a big step in someone’s life and their relationship to make the decision to get engaged. It is an even bigger step to take step back during that engagement and be honest with yourself and your partner about whether or not your relationship is ready for marriage. If you are having lingering doubts, …

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The Business of Weddings

So, you’re getting married. You’ve successfully sailed over the hurdle of the proposition of marriage and have found yourself swept up in a whirligig of unexpected decisions about colors and center pieces, menus and programs. Let’s face it: weddings are big business. While every culture, and even region, has their own particular customs, you can …

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Googled Your Girlfriend Yet?

For those of you who may have been living under a rock or in an Amish commune for the past 5 years, the word “googled” (as in, “I googled her yesterday”) doesn’t mean you stared at her brazenly or groped her under the table. Instead, the word “google” in all its many forms simply means …

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Grovelling 101

Entire stand-up comics’ careers (not to mention just about every domestic sitcom in the past decade—or is it century?) have been forged on the “I’m always apologizing for no reason” male relationship stereotype that, no matter what men do, they cannot escape apologizing to their girl several times a week for reasons completely unknown to …

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