Blending Families: The Brady Bunch Made it Look Easy

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May 14th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Because of the Brady Bunch, did we all grow up thinking blending families was a piece of cake? If you think about it, the Brady kids got along great with each other, and with their new step parent. Ex's or deceased spouses were never mentioned. In th...

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Men and Their Mommies: His Relationship With His Mom Affects Yours

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April 30th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I am a mom who has a son. I also have a brother, and an ex-mother-in-law, and I have to say, the mother-son relationship is very interesting to me. I truly believe that a man's relationship with his mom has a huge impact on his romantic relations...

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Marital Advice: 25 Years. What’s The Secret?

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April 19th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

As a divorce blogger, marital advice that comes from me can be taken two ways: 1. Learn from her. She knows what to do to NOT end up divorced. or 2. Why the hell is a divorced woman giving marital advice? Isn't that an oxymoron? So, when I saw this b...

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Remarrying Your Ex: Can It Work?

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March 29th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Someone on Dust sent me a question: I have been divorced for several years. Is it normal for divorced couples to try it for a second time? In other words, can remarrying your ex actually work? The best way for me to answer this question is to tell...

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Undergoing Fertility Treatments? Tips For Better Sex

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February 17th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Couples who are going through fertility treatments often end up with problems in the bedroom. I address this in my "Love Essentially" column this week, published in Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press.  Infertility Treatment Can Take the Sizzle Out...

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