Fifty Shades: From Baby Boom to Rope Shortage?

  Could this erotic trilogy be causing a virtual baby boom? Not to mention an apparent shortage of certain rope in the United States? The first of these queries was recently posed to me by an interviewer for Parent Magazine. It piqued my interest into the possibility that this steamy, erotic novel is awakening women’s […]

Where is YOUR “Red Room”?

Where is your “red room”? If you could fantasize about having a hot, sexy encounter anywhere in the world, where would it be? My last blog highlighted the nation’s infatuation with the female erotic novel, Fifty Shades of Grey. In this romantic novel, the virginal female protagonist, Anastasia Grey, engages in sexual encounters with the […]

What Do Men And Women Look For In A Long-Term Partner?

Ever wonder what qualities attracted you to your partner? Why you decided that he was a “keeper”? While doing research for my book, one intriguing resource was the book written by Barbara and Allen Pease, Why Men Don’t Have a Clue and Women Always Need More Shoes: The Ultimate Guide to the Opposite Sex (1). […]

Spicing It UP! In the kitchen and bedroom!

Sizzle with  these scents – Cinnamon and pumpkin spice! Thanksgiving is right around the corner so make sure to have plenty of cinnamon and pumpkin spice in the kitchen. Why? According to Alan Hirsch, M.D., director at the Smell and Taste Treatment Research Foundation in Chicago, the smell of certain foods can be particularly arousing. […]