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  • Never Too Buff

    The quest for the ideal lean and mean body can lead to an obsession/preoccupation that is disabling, dangerous and deadly.

    Article • January 12th, 2011

  • Married to a Cop

    I've never heard of a trash collector's wife listening as her stone-faced husband tells the story of pulling a 4 year old out of the mud after being run over by her father's tractor, her mother standing wailing beside him. A trash collector's wife does...

    Article • January 11th, 2011

  • Taking Control of Christmas

    The holidays can be a joyous time, but for many people they are an emotional minefield.

    Article • January 5th, 2011

  • What a Man Wants From His Woman

    A look beyond lust (but taking a little time to look at that, too) to learning how to fulfill your partner's fantasy girl.

    Article • December 15th, 2010

  • Memorable Christmas Gifts

    Think back to all the gifts you have received over the last 10 years. Do you remember all of them? How about even a dozen? What about one or two?

    Article • December 13th, 2010

  • Are You 'Doing' Christmas?

    In the final analysis, it's all about saving (and improving during the holiday season) just one life.

    Article • December 7th, 2010

  • What's Wrong with Teenagers?

    Teenagers are strange creatures. Most of us don't need brain scan technology to tell us that. Every generation has their nuances, but common elements include scattered thinking, impulsivity and a confrontational style of communication.

    Article • November 22nd, 2010

  • Adolescent RX Drug Abuse

    According to a survey conducted by the United States Department of Health and Human Services in 2006, 9.8% of adolescents from the age of 12 - 17 have admitted to using prescription drugs for nonmedical use.

    Article • November 4th, 2010

  • Cops in Marriage Counseling

    Marriage is challenging. It takes commitment to wake up every single day and consciously choose to be married in all of our words, thoughts, and behaviors all day.

    Article • October 20th, 2010

  • United States v. Hayes

    Retroactive removal of your ability to be a police officer.

    Article • October 19th, 2010

  • What's a Cop's Life Worth?

    Learning of the minimum mandatory life sentence for the killing of a cop, a young recruit asks why his life should be valued more than his wife's, or any other citizen's.

    Article • October 18th, 2010

  • A Cop Who Is STILL Married; WT!?!

    With faith, hope, support, and devotion to love each other and your goals, marriage can not only survive law enforcement's challenges, but be enriched by them.

    Article • September 15th, 2010

  • I Love/Hate Being a Cop

    Looking forward may be the best insurance we have against being blind-sided by the unexpected. This is especially true in love and in police work.

    Article • September 14th, 2010

  • The Quiet Kind of Heroism

    The everyday heroism of showing up and steadfastly doing what is right escapes renown, but that is the foundation of building a legacy you will be proud of.

    Article • September 1st, 2010

  • Money and Marriage

    Planning and discussing money matters before and during marriage can reduce stress and help you stay married.

    Article • August 23rd, 2010

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