6 KickAss Tools for Getting What Your Want in Your Love Life!

A lot of things have been going on at my relationship website shannoncolleary.com. So if you’re one of my readers who struggles in your love relationship — or even if you simply want to be get better at having a love relationship — these 6 articles will help you think and act more effectively and successfully. This one is about Detachment ....more

The #1 Killer of Married Sex

(Before Teenagers) The #1 Killer of Married Sex is … Teenagers. They put the kibosh on romance because they have the hearing of Doberman crime dogs; they can hear a mouse fart through your dense plaster and lathe walls. The thought of you and their father having sex makes them want to projectile vomit ....more

Inspiration From a Teacher Who Cared for My Daughter When an “Active Shooter” Terrorized UCLA

An “Active Shooter” at UCLA (Ringo H.W. Chiu / Associated Press) My daughter’s Emerson Community Charter Middle School 8th grade class was on a field trip at UCLA when the campus came under threat from an “active shooter.” My husband and I were in our outdoor office when we saw the news....more

Is Chad from The Bachelorette a Serial Killer? My Pick to Win!

Chad from The Bachelorette is Scary! Okay I’m a really good mom. I don’t let my kids watch crap on TV ....more

Who Else Wants to Quiet Their Mind and Be Happier?

What I love most about my guest blogger and top-notch mindfulness coach,...more

Blown Sideways: The Day I Left Jack Kerouac

Sixteen years ago today I had a radical dislocation of my identity. I received my first ever wedding proposal at the age of thirty-five. The day before I was a single, struggling actress and playwright in debt from travel and misadventures ....more

Solo Travel in Midlife! You’re Not Alone

I met my guest blogger today at the BAM (Bloggers at Midlife) conference in Vegas last month. I looooved the idea of her business coaching women to transform themselves and their lives through travel in midlife. As a seasoned traveller myself I am absolutely tempted to travel with Jen....more

He Answered the Door With a Gun

A Tale of Fathers and Daughters The trouble began with Mike Swenson. He and I had never spoken. He was a grade older than me at Upland High and the only reason I was aware he existed was because I had to walk past the baseball diamond to get to the gym for volleyball practice after school ....more

5 Wisdom Bites on How to Handle Difficult People

The term “Asshat” seems to be catching on. Today my guest blogger Liv has her own take on how to handle difficult people aka Asshats. I love what she’s learned from her ex and think her practical advice will help not just in the love life arena, but also with family, friends, co-workers and bosses ....more

How to Build Your Brand in 6 Minutes!

How to Build Your Brand? Your Real Self + Your Alter Ego = Your Brand. What do I mean by that? ...more