The Uncomfortable Truth at the Heart of Louis CK’s Abortion Comments

My latest post is now up on Relevant:  https://relevantmagazine.com/article/the-uncomfortable-truth-at-the-heart-of-louis-c-k-s-abortion-comments/#acf Did he really just say that? That’s the question everyone seems to be asking about stand-up comedian Louis C.K.’s latest Netflix special, 2017. But not for the reasons you might suspect. Louis C.K. is well known for his trademark sardonic humor and jaded outlook on everything … More The Uncomfortable Truth at the Heart of Louis CK’s Abortion Comments

Conflict Avoidance isn’t the Same Thing as Peacemaking

My latest true confessions are up at the Relevant Blog: http://www.relevantmagazine.com/life/conflict-avoidance-isnt-same-thing-peacemaking I recently read about a man in Georgia who has yet to find out the results of the presidential election. Seriously. Since November 9, anytime he leaves his home, he gears up with headphones and a sign around his neck asking people not to … More Conflict Avoidance isn’t the Same Thing as Peacemaking

Why I Might Stay Silent Online (And Maybe You Should Too)

This post is up today at Huffington Post -I would love for you to check it out and comment or share! Over the summer, my husband and I stole away to Guatemala for our honeymoon. After months of wedding planning and long days of coordinating schedules, trouble-shooting, and arranging every little detail, we were ready … More Why I Might Stay Silent Online (And Maybe You Should Too)

Here’s How You Can Actually Enjoy Dating

My latest post is featured up at Relevant: http://www.relevantmagazine.com/life/relationships/heres-how-you-can-actually-enjoy-dating She plopped down in the seat across from me with a heavy sigh. Two weeks, four dates yet seemingly no progress toward a significant relationship. She was putting herself out there, making good conversation and doing all the “right” things. But with Mr. Right still nowhere … More Here’s How You Can Actually Enjoy Dating

TV Couples We Love to Love: The Best & the Worst

Clear Eyes. Full Hearts. Can’t Lose. If you’re going to watch one of my favorite shows with me, be warned. I watch onscreen romances the way my dad watches football. There is couch-side coaching, cheering, and calling fouls. There is shouting when necessary. When you’re a chick who talks about relationships for a living, you … More TV Couples We Love to Love: The Best & the Worst