This blog began in 2010 as part of the publisher’s promotional materials for my travel book, The Single Girl’s Guide to Meeting European Men. The book rose to #1 on Amazon’s Best-Sellers List within two weeks of publication, and is still selling. The blog has been expanded to cover my other pursuits.

It Takes Two…

September, 8, 2014

…for a successful, loving relationship. Sure there are unions built on one-way love, but at some point the person putting in the effort wakes up to reality and feels lovelorn. Dr. Sue Johnson, a psychologist and couples therapist, uses biology, neuroscience, and clinical psychology to present a strong case for this hypothesis in her book, Love Sense: the Revolutionary New Science of Romantic Relationships.

It Takes Two

Based on her research, Dr. Johnson believes that two of the most critical questions to ask when gauging the strength of a potential life partner are, “Will you put me first?” and “Are you there for me when I need you?” People often talk of falling in love, but keeping that love alive requires maintaining a daily bond.


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