Play of the Day Archives

Moms’ Night Out and the Chaos of Parenthood

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I was fortunate enough to marry a beautiful flight attendant. Marrying a flight attendant has benefits, the key one being free flights for the family. However, she is gone for a couple days several times a month. That means that it’s just me and the kids. One parent with … Continue reading…

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Top 5 Marriage Secrets from Seasoned Veterans

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I learned my first marriage secret from a seasoned veteran right after getting royally beaten at racquetball. I was 24 years-old, full of energy, full with confidence, and full of myself! My opponent was pushing 60. To be honest, I was embarrassed at how easy the game was going to be. … Continue reading…

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September Basic Training: Show Affection to Your Kids

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Our kids need our affection. It’s a crucial piece that can have a great impact on them. Studies show that, when shown affection, kids have higher self-esteem, better communication with their parents, and fewer psychological and behavioral problems. But showing affection is not something that comes natural for some … Continue reading…

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How to Cope with Losing Your Job

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How to cope with losing your job? Work is a prideful thing for us and is wired in our DNA. But most definitely, work does not define who we are. Our purpose lies outside of what we do to make money. [Click to Tweet] Quite often when a traumatic event occurs to shake our … Continue reading…

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Your Daughter and the Reality of Teenage Sex

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It makes you want to go back to simpler times. The only thing to worry about was her tripping and falling. Those were the days when your little girl sat in your lap and you could make everything better with a kiss. Now you are on the other side … Continue reading…

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