More Same Sex Marriage Means More Same Sex Divorce


July 3rd, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

With the recent Supreme Court ruling legalizing gay marriage, I have to believe: More same sex marriage will lead to more same sex divorce. In this week's Love Essentially, published yesterday in Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press, I explore what th...

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Let’s Talk About The Dad Bod


May 20th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Come didn't expect a divorce site not to post a blog on The Dad Bod, did you?! In this week's Love Essentially column, published today in Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press, I write about why I like the dad bod, along with some issues I have with...

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Blending Families: The Brady Bunch Made it Look Easy


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


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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Relationship Advice: 5 Things That Mean More Than I Love You


April 23rd, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

How often do you say "I love you?" In my Love Essentially column, published yesterday in Chicago Tribune Pioneer Press, I offer relationship advice that has to do with things that might mean a lot more to your spouse than "I love you." 5 Great...

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