Blending Your StepFamily 25: The Gift of Sex

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[display_podcast]Sex is a “hot” topic, but among some couples, it’s a subject they evade.  The way we view sex can determine whether we are fulfilled in it or avoiding it.  If we were injured in this area as a child, it may be more difficult to enjoy a healthy relationship as an adult.  Allowing pornography into the mix can also hinder an intimate relationship with our partner.  Also, do we feel loved and appreciated by our spouse most of the time or so we feel noticed just when they want som … [Read more...]

Real Stuff My Dad Says 47: C.S.I. Relationships

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[display_podcast]Just like a perpetrator in a crime scene, we leave our “finger prints” behind in nearly everything we do – including in our relationships.And, just as C.S.I. detectives attempt to deconstruct a situation and try to figure out, “How did we get here?”, we tend to do the same in our marriages, as parents, as friends and co-workers.The answer to this question often lies within the fingerprints hidden all over our lives.As my dad often says, “What you do now will impac … [Read more...]

The Daren Streblow Comedy Show Mini-Cast 28: Sick and Taking Care of Kids

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[display_podcast]David Pendleton and Leland Klassen join Daren and offer some helpful(?) parenting advice.Chris wrote in via Facebook to ask the guys if they could offer some comedic pearls of wisdom for her sister, Lisa.  Lisa is a wife, mom, nurse and suffers from fibromyalgia and was recently diagnosed with cancer.First off, when taking care of children while you are feeling sub-par, never forget that a spoon and an open jar of peanut butter can cover a multiple of meals. (Unless, … [Read more...]

Blending Your StepFamily 23: The Love/Respect Cycle

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[display_podcast]On a scale of 1-10, with one being low and ten high, how would you rate your relationship with your spouse?  Is it what you imagined when you married?  Aside from the normal ups and downs, would you say you have a great relationship, average or it’s just not what you had hoped for?  If it’s not what you want right now, that can change.  You may be caught in the love, respect cycle.  Let me start with a story.Susie and Warren were at it again.  This time the blow up happen … [Read more...]


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