Relationships as a Spiritual Practice (Part 3)

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Last week we learned how to integrate spiritual practices into our relationship.According to nearly all of the world's major spiritual traditions, the ultimate attainment in life is to learn that we are all One. But, to most people on any normal day, what does that even mean? We all walk around with our own hurts, pains, joys and triumphs. As …

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Complicated Pleasures

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We write a lot about pleasure here at Making Love Sustainable. We write about how to find more joy in your life, and we especially write about love and sex, which are two of the greatest sources of pleasure available to people.At least to most people. What if you weren't able to experience pleasure? You'd do something that's supposed to …

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Out of the Sexual Rut

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 “And the end of all our exploringWill be to arrive where we startedAnd know the place for the first time.”  -T.S.  Eliot Sexual boredom and the collateral damage of intimate isolation top the list when it comes to the cited explanations for cheating and relationship endings.  Somehow sexual boredom often gets linked to sex positions, thinking if we change up how …

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How Diet Influences Sex

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This isn’t one of those articles that tells you what to eat, or what not to eat, for better sex -- there’s already plenty of that on the internet. Instead, this article will explore a few ways our bodies interact with our food, and how these interactions might manifest as more or less interest in sex.Champions of the BlandThe Victorian …

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Sexy Soundtracks

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“The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and prayer.”  -Marcus Aurelius I have serious sexual music habits. Ever since I can remember, in the many years of making love to my husband, there has been a familiar soundtrack playing, animating our sexual encounter with its rhythm and bass in the background. It probably began as our way of covering up anything …

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Healthy Intimacy For A Healthy Heart

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It’s that time of the year again... The weather is cold and rainy, daylight seems to fade too quickly into darkness, and the common cold strikes again. We are tired, overworked, and continue to push ourselves to new levels of exhaustion. For most, our days are filled with work, school, family care, various chores, and, at the end of it …

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Living Gratitude- Sexually

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“The way you make love is the way God will be with you.” -Rumi There are times after I make love to my husband that I wished I had made a video so that I would always be able to remember how crazy and intense and out of our minds we made love to each other.  Even a few hours later, …

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Overcoming Sexual Terror

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“He brought up the fact he likes to rape little boys…He’s telling me how he likes to use a knife on them.”  -Cpl Travis Schouten What happens when the core sexual attraction of men to women is so tainted with terror that it disappears? It’s practically science fiction to imagine living in a culture that has so effectively terrorized the natural desire …

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Belonging to Your Erotic Soul

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"I hate having to 'wind myself up' to do it," said a Flibanserin participant, "It makes me feel broken." Last night was a beautiful warm summer evening, the nearly full moon peeking in and out from behind the clouds and I found myself in the midst of a sing-along with thousands of other fans paying our last tribute to the iconic American …

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This Week’s Recommended Reads, Vol. 2

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We get it. The work week is a busy time, full of meetings, reports to write, kids to pick up and dinners to make. Sometimes casual reading doesn’t exactly make it to the to-do list. So, in case you missed what’s going on around the world (online that is) check out our newest feature, Weekly Recommended Reads. Featuring the finest …

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