The Affair Paints Realistic Picture of Divorce


November 10th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

I have to admit I wasn't a huge fan of season one of Showtime's The Affair. While I loved the concept—a happy family man and father of four falls for a younger, sexy and married woman, has an affair with her and blows up his marriage, I found the t...

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Holistic Ways to Boost Low Sex Drive


September 5th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Have you heard about the newly FDA approved pill to boost low sex drive? It's called ADDYI. It's too soon to tell if it's going to turn into Viagra for women, but if pills aren't for you, read my Love Essentially column, published two days ago in Chi...

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Women Over 50: You Mean I’m One of Them?! Here’s What I’m Thinking…


September 3rd, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

This is an article I wrote when I turned 50. I wanted to share my thoughts to other women over 50. It was originally published in the Chicago Tribune and it was in my top ten articles of most views.  Here are 50 things I’m thinking as I turn 50. ...

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Worried About The Recent Stock Market Plunge?


August 27th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

Going through a divorce or being divorced can leave you feeling financially insecure for several reasons which include divorce attorney fees, two residences, and ending up with half the assets you shared with your now ex. Additionally, if you aren’...

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Who Says Suburban Girls Over 40 Don’t Have Any Fun?


August 18th, 2015 . Jackie Pilossoph

The suburban mom over 40 is typically thought of as someone who drives a minivan, takes their kids to McDonalds after picking them up from hockey practice, and spends girls' nights out at Chili's or Applebee's.   Since I've been a suburban...

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