'Do you think God is punishing me for having sex with a man 20 years younger than me?
' This was the question I asked a close friend when I was about to file for bankruptcy back in 2011.
One fascinating aspect of my work as a couples/ family therapist is that it gives me an intimate view into the current cultural dynamics of couples.
For the last twenty or so years, over half the couples I see contain the "nice guy" with his frustrated wife.
One week after Wisconsin news anchor Jennifer Livingston addressed a viewer on the air who sent her an email calling her “obese,” she appeared on The Ellen De Generes Show and Radar has the hilarious clip.
Jennifer, 37, teamed up with Ellen De Generes to shoot a promo that will air before her daily morning show and she’s shocked with two surprises — a celebrity cameo and a gift from the talk show host!
“Hi, I’m Ellen De Generes and when I visit La Crosse, Wisconsin I wake up with Jen and Bill on News 8 This Morning and then I go back to bed because a Cover Girl needs her beauty sleep,” Ellen jokes.
My husband and I have been together for over 20 years. We met in high school and watched each other graduate high school, college, and graduate school, find (and change) careers, and become parents.
I was 55-years-old, and yet my Christian upbringing still had a stranglehold on my sexuality.
Recent conversations with Millennials and 30-somethings have made me feel even better about my age and lucky to have spent my Millennial dating years pre-internet, well before the current awfulness of online 'hooking-up'.