Dear Dr. Romance: Does Friends with Benefits Work?

Dear Dr. Romance:I was browsing the net and came across one of your articles "No Strings Attached Sex" which I  found very interesting as it relates to a situation I am facing currently.   ...more

Duggar: Pedophile


Why Couples Fall out of Love

In my counseling office, I frequently deal with people who’ve heard the dread phrase, “I love you, but I’m not in love with you.” How can it happen that a couple who were once thrilled with each other can fall out of love? It seems like a mystery, but it’s not. And, it’s frequently fixable. Couples fall out of love for three main reasons: • They don’t understand the difference between infatuation and love, • They aren’t don’t understand how to grow their love for each other, and/or...more
Excellent article, however, it's important to keep in mind that many couples suffer from sex ...more

Dr. Romance on 10 signs a guy is cheating on you

Dr. Romance writes:...more

Where are you Sister?

I’ve mentioned in a past post that I have an older sister I’ve never met. I have no idea if she knows about me.  She was the product of my father and his high school girlfriend not practicing safe sex. I only know her first name and have only seen one picture of her when she was a teenager.WHAT I KNOW:Her Name: Natasha (I have no idea what her last name is)Year Born: I’m going to say it was either 1972 or 1973College Attended: BYULives In: Utah (Hopefully)...more

The First Time

It was a normal Friday evening, and I was not looking for anything crazy.Little did I know it was not about to be a normal night, and I would finish the night with fantastic desires pulsing through my veins....more

The best part of vacationing without the kids

You know what the best part of going on a mini-vacation with your spouse is? And by mini, I’m talkin’ a few days away from the home front … without the offspring....more

Dear Dr. Romance: I was always wrong

Dear Dr. Romance:...more


So many couples are now separated part- or full-time because of military deployment and/or work travel and schedules, I get a lot of questions about faithfulness. Your marriage vows may have said, “'til death do us part” but no one said anything about what happens when a military career or traveling job makes it necessary for you to part, and you want to maintain the closeness in your relationship....more