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How the Love Languages Can Help Your Relationship Thrive

When our connection tank is full, so many things in intimate relationship go SO much easier! When it's empty, even the smallest frictions can cause a lot of disharmony. Learning to love our partners well is a practice as much as anything else in relationship, and the Five Love Languages as described by Gary Chapman are a powerful tool for making that happen.

Men, Body Image, and Shame

There's more and more discussion these days of how hollywood, instagram, porn, and more negatively impact the body image of women. What's talked about less is the impact all of it can have on men too. Cultural expectations for what a male body "should" look like have changed in pretty drastic ways over the last decades, and that has an impact on us men too!

How Some Men Use Sex with their Women for Self-Regulation

When men aren’t given the tools or education about how to self-regulate and handle their emotions, stress, shame, and loneliness, we can often use sex as a way to feel better. Listen in to another episode of the Dear Men Podcast, where Melanie Curtin and I talk about how this dynamic can often play out, and how damaging it can be to our partners when we use them for regulation unconsciously.
How the Love Languages Can Help Your Relationship Thrive

How the Love Languages Can Help Your Relationship Thrive

Men, Body Image, and Shame

Men, Body Image, and Shame

How Some Men Use Sex with their Women for Self-Regulation

How Some Men Use Sex with their Women for Self-Regulation

How to Know When She’s Interested

How to Know When She’s Interested

Riding the Rollercoaster When One Partner is Thriving and the Other is Diving

Riding the Rollercoaster When One Partner is Thriving and the Other is Diving

The Pain of a Partner “just doing her duty”

The Pain of a Partner “just doing her duty”

The Impact of the Father Wound

The Impact of the Father Wound

Where I Changed More in 20 Minutes Than in Years of Therapy

Where I Changed More in 20 Minutes Than in Years of Therapy

How Introverts and Extroverts Can Make Intimate Relationship Work

How Introverts and Extroverts Can Make Intimate Relationship Work

Three Patterns that Can Torpedo Your Sex Life in Marriage or Relationship

Three Patterns that Can Torpedo Your Sex Life in Marriage or Relationship

What Many Men Suffer Early in Life That F*cks Up Their Relationships

What Many Men Suffer Early in Life That F*cks Up Their Relationships

How to Handle Criticism as a Man (particularly your woman’s)

How to Handle Criticism as a Man (particularly your woman’s)

Healthy Anger vs Passive-Aggression in Intimate Relationships

Healthy Anger vs Passive-Aggression in Intimate Relationships

The Top Things We’ve Learned Coaching Men around Sex & Relationships

The Top Things We’ve Learned Coaching Men around Sex & Relationships

The Challenge of Approaching a Long-term Partner / Wife for Sex

The Challenge of Approaching a Long-term Partner / Wife for Sex

The Impact of Weed & Booze on Your Love Life

The Impact of Weed & Booze on Your Love Life

Psychedelics & Healing

Psychedelics & Healing

The Emotional Journey of the Masculine

The Emotional Journey of the Masculine

It’s Your Choice – Midlife Crisis or Midlife Transformation

It’s Your Choice – Midlife Crisis or Midlife Transformation

Our sex is electric but everything else is a disaster! What’s going on?

Our sex is electric but everything else is a disaster! What’s going on?

Why I Ditched My Wife the Night We Met…and How It Turned Her On

Why I Ditched My Wife the Night We Met…and How It Turned Her On

Can Heterosexual Spouses Have Opposite Sex Friends?

Can Heterosexual Spouses Have Opposite Sex Friends?

The New Version of Man – Toxic Person Proof podcast with Sarah K. Ramsey

The New Version of Man – Toxic Person Proof podcast with Sarah K. Ramsey

How do I know when my marriage or relationship is over?

How do I know when my marriage or relationship is over?