What Do You Mean You Need Space?

What Do You Mean You Need Space?

Has anyone ever told you she or he needed “some space”? All too often men and women are threatened by their partners needing or wanting “space”—an opportunity to enjoy solitude. They somehow feel that if their partners really loved them they wouldn’t want to be apart...

Does Fantasizing Betray Marriage Trust?

Ask Dr. Jackie: I am happily married with 2 children—or so I thought. Recently, an old flame found me on Facebook and we have been reminiscing about the old days when we were lovers. He is also married with a child, and although we both know that we will never be...
It’s Not Okay to be Rude on the Net

It’s Not Okay to be Rude on the Net

Internet dating is popular among singles of all ages throughout the world. There is a disturbing attitude among some Internet daters that courtesy, integrity and honor don’t apply on “the net.” I want to weigh in on this offensive attitude. Integrity is not a choice....

Does Too Much Sex Drive You Apart?

Below is a scenario that was presented during a call-in question and answer period of a recent radio interview. I’m sure this isn’t the only couple with this question; so I thought I would share my answer in an article. Ask Dr. Jackie: My wife and I have...