Author Archive | Mary Ellen Goggin

Profile of an unhappy woman.

8 Things To Consider If You’ve Been In An Unhappy Marriage For Years

You’re enough of a realist to expect some down days, occasional heated arguments, and I’ll-lose-my-mind-if-I-don’t-get-some-alone-time pinings for a solo vacay. None would be on your favorites list, but none would qualify your marriage as “unhappy,” either. Being in an unhappy marriage, let alone an unhappy marriage for years, takes a different toll. Believe it or […]

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8 Steps To Improve Communication For A Red-Hot Sex Life

Sex. It can be a hot and heavy wham-bam-thank-you-ma’am, or even a distant memory. But one thing sex is not is “talked about.” At least not easily or frequently enough. And yet, when couples improve communication about sex in marriage and long-term relationships, satisfaction skyrockets in the bedroom. Your overall relationship also improves along with your sex life. […]

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Woman standing on a rocky beach at sunrise feeling the freedom of overcoming jealousy

What Jealousy In Your Relationship Is Trying To Tell You — And How To Overcome It

Negative emotions don’t exactly exude a welcome invitation to higher learning. They feel crappy, they challenge your very thinking and allotment of energy, and they drain the life force out of you. One of the most negative emotions is jealousy. Within your relationship, it can be destructive. Within yourself, it can be devouring. This is […]

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