I am an editor with a broad range of interests including well-being, the environment, politics, lifestyle issues, social trends, sex and relationships and community. Over 40, however, a whole different set of rules come into play.
I am also a qualified counsellor and permaculturist, a dog lover and a yogi. There's ex-partners, children, work commitments, mortgages and this other thing called fear of commitment - derived from all of the previous unmentionables.
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Generally, sex addicts tend to organize their world around sex in the same way that cocaine addicts organize theirs around cocaine.
Their goal in interacting with people and in social situations is obtaining sexual pleasure.
I have written two books, Sex, Optimism and Surviving the 21st Century (Harper Collins) and Slow Sydney (Affirm Press). That's when even something as simple as arranging a date assumes the proportion of climate change negotiations.
I love new ideas and people who think outside the box . WHEN you are in your 20s, "hooking up" as they call it, is easy. While once a man may have said, hey, let's have a drink, now he says: "What are you doing Friday week when my ex has the kids and I'm not working late? Should these negotiations be successfully completed, you then have to make it past the drink, where various parties will feel out each other's political leanings, views on prenuptial agreements, exact commitment to child rearing and current financial or employment status before anything can progress much further.
This begins with the individual experiencing pleasure in association with a specific behaviour and then seeking that behaviour, initially as a way of enhancing their experience of life, and later as a way of coping with stress.
For our in-depth analysis of the cougar phenomenon, read on...
There’s been an enormous amount of media coverage centred on older women dating younger men over the last decade.
I talked to psychologists and relationship experts to get their secrets on how to truly release awkwardness and tension.
Hopefully with these 10 secrets, both of you will be able to enjoy each other's company and conversation. Read the full article Back before the surprise outcome of the election, the dating site It's Just Lunch conducted a poll of its members to determine the impact politics had on romance.
It was surprised to learn that one-third of respondents had experienced "a ruined date" because the subject of politics came up and one partner did not like the other's opinion.