fight over money

Financial Strain Taking a Toll On Your Relationship

I've received a ton of emails lately asking me to blog about the state of the economy, and how financial stress within marriages today are at a feverish pitch. Even one of the comments I received was, "The economy will get better, but will my marriage still be in tact…

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men and women connect

How To Connect To A Man, By A Man

By Man On The Fence He's back again! Giving us ladies a man's view on how to connect to the opposite sex. What do you think? ---------------------------------------------------------------- One of the reasons I have chosen to blog, particularly on Women On The Fence's Blog, is because I often feel there is…

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new years resolution

It’s Almost 2010 – What’s Your Game Plan?

It's that time of year again! How quickly it came. You know, the time of year when people start thinking about making resolutions, life improvements, and figuring out their game plan for next year. Often people make resolutions to head back to the gym. I love gyms in January! They're…

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making choices

Decisions About Someone Else’s Life

So here I am now, sitting at my computer, a complete flubbering mess. This morning, my whole family attended a religious ceremony at my my son's school (my grade one-er). There we were, all six of us; me, hubby, two grandmothers, two grandfathers, beaming with pride. I was on video…

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money matters

Money Matters in Relationships

From An Anonymous "Woman On The Fence" Have you ever wondered what goes on behind other peoples’ closed doors?  Certainly, we all speculate on the nature of someone else’s marriage or relationship.  It’s human nature to look at others and try to get a sense of what their world is…

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Demi Moore & Ashton Kutcher

Calling Out All Cougars!

Today's Blog Post was sort of like a joint effort between myself and the yummy mummies at the local Second Cup Cafe. It all started with my girlfriend, who met me for a coffee after school drop off. "What are you writing about today?" she asked. "Not quite sure. Was…

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Angeline Jolie in A Mighty Heart

To Stay Or Leave – An Abusive Relationship

Yesterday was a fun-filled day of parties for my family. We had my neighbor's holiday party, followed by my son's school holiday party. There were chocolates, candy, pinyatas and good festive fun. My hubby was on "Daddy duty" all day, because I had my yearly women's luncheon for Breast Cancer…

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How Men and Women Communicate

Someone forwarded this to me, and I thought it was cute. These are words or gestures women commonly use in everyday conversation with men. While the words appear to mean one thing, we know they mean something completely different. Enjoy! Men, listen up! 1. Fine: This is the word women…

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Tiger and Elin at their wedding

Tiger Woods and His Woodies

It's everywhere. It's all over the news. It was on Larry King last night. And I'm on the bandwagon with the rest of the world. I'm fascinated. I can't turn away. My love for Tiger Woods started many years ago. I've been a golfer for 15 years. Yes, it's pathetic…

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Finding My Way In An Economic Downturn

By Guest Blogger, Tamara Arbeiter I was recently laid off from my job. The Record of Employment I just received in the mail stated “Economic reasons” for my departure.  As company policy goes, I was asked to leave immediately.  Comforted only by the fact that a handful of very senior…

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