Staying In Love: One Thing That Will Help

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January 8th, 2016 . Jackie Pilossoph

Staying in Love isn't easy, especially after years and years of being together. Something Bulls rookie, Bobby Portis said in an interview was inspiring, as it made me think of something couples can do to stay in love. Here is my Love Essentially colu...

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What Are Divorced Men Thinking? Playwright Tells You Through His Show

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November 6th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I have dated and become friends with many divorced men over the years, and I think I have a pretty good idea of some characteristics that a lot of them have.  Now, a new play is taking viewers inside the minds of divorced men. "Boys in the Bas...

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Living With a Substance Abuser?

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October 30th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Men and women living with a substance abuser often face the choice, "Should I stay or should I go." That most likely includes Khloe Kardashian, estranged wife of Lamar Odom. In this week's Love Essentially, published yesterday in Chicago Tribune Pion...

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Is This Woman Selfish and Cruel for Wanting a Divorce?

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July 22nd, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Is wanting a divorce selfish and cruel? Here is an email from a reader who is being accused of being these things because she wants a divorce:  I have been married to my husband for 5 years. 3 of those years I spent deployed away from him. We met...

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Relationship Advice: A Key Word In Being Happy Together

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July 9th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

All couples fight. That's a fact. But there is one word that separates those who can work out their conflicts versus those who end up with unresolved issues: Accountability. In this week's Love Essentially, published yesterday in Chicago Tribun...

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