books I overlooked, but shouldn’t have (+ some new ones)

books, book reviews, read, reading,

I apologize, Mea Culpa, I'm sorry, lo siento mucho.  It's been months since I've posted a book … [Read more...]

he’s a great guy but there’s this one thing….#relationships, #dating, #love

bad dresser

A READER ASKS: I am in love with my boyfriend Mark, but there's this one thing about him I really … [Read more...]

Agonizing over gifts for Valentine’s Day or another Special Day. Watch this show on Vimeo #Gifts, #advice, #leatherandlace

alison blackman and tony sabatini on the dr. joy show

Dr Joy:  What Makes A Good Gift?  Alison:  Whatever is, it's not about cost:  It has to be something … [Read more...]

Our Families Fought Christmas (I’m dreading next year)

only Norman Rockwell could make this look good...your family memories may differ

"My husband Tom and I live near my Dad and my sister-in-law, Sarah. My sister Nancy and her husband … [Read more...]

I’m so lonely but I don’t know how to find love!

lonely

I know you will think I'm pathetic, but I am in my early 30′s and the longer relationship I have … [Read more...]

Easy Ways to Enhance Romance on Valentine’s Day & Every Day (do it now)

Most of us think of “romance” as requiring two people.  That's especially true around Valentine’s … [Read more...]

Beauty, Make-Overs, A Wedding In Jail, More and Oh My! @

The leaves were really changing up in Milford Pennsylvania @Dunhamnia. It was so beautiful!  I hope … [Read more...]

How to Write an Online Dating Profile @eharmony @leatherlaceadv #dating

Guest Post: How to Write an Online Dating Profile, from EHarmony   Online dating? It's … [Read more...]

Video: How To Pick Up Guys #seduction

seductin

Author and self-proclaimed “weapon of mass seduction” Arden Leigh explains how to become the … [Read more...]

Video Treat! Keeping the Romance Alive in Your Relationship

enhance romance

Does taking a nap sound more enticing than a sexy romp in the bedroom?  Here are some ideas to … [Read more...]