Archive for the 'Sexual Health' Category

Alive Multivitamins

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Mike was one of my first friends when I started selling Good Clean Love products close to a decade ago at the Natural Products show.  It was one of his sales managers who introduced us because she was so excited about the powerful impact our products had on her intimate life.  Mike was skeptical at first, like most of my friends in the serious business of supplements, but a true learner in life, he was always open minded and came to appreciate my unique brand of love education and product support.  In fact, his was the first serious business deal I ever made. His company bought 5000 bottles of our product to package with their Hot Plants brand as a holiday gift with purchase. One of my first business trips was this visit to Wisconsin. I still remember the tour he escorted me on. As I walked around with my gown, mask and hair net, he explained the complexity, detail and remarkably high standards that went into making every single pill.

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Intimacy is the Glue: An Ode to Hope Springs

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

“The antidote to exhaustion isn’t rest. It’s wholeheartedness.”   –David Whyte, poet

I haven’t loved a movie as much as I did Hope Springs in quite a while.  It was the sometimes painfully realistic portrayal of what happens in a marriage or any relationship when the people involved stop saying the hard things that need to be said.  More painful still are the myriad of ways that people stop touching each other, both in the early stages of discomfort with their own sexuality and in the latter stages of anger and resentment for not being wanted sexually.  Meryl Streep plays the beautiful, wounded wife to the angry and unreachable Tommy Lee Jones.

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