EJ Dickson

Life

My Co-Sleeping Toddler Is Making Sleep — And Sex — Impossible. Help!

A dad whose sleep and sex life are harmed by his co-sleeping toddler seeks the counsel of our Cool Mom. She has thoughts.

Life

I Want to Bond with My New Baby. But My Wife Is Making it Difficult. What Do I Do?

Is she being irrational? Yeah, a little bit. But what is love if not doing irrational things for the people we care about, at a time when they need us most? 

Life

My Wife’s Postpartum Body Is…Different. I Don’t Know What to Do.

"It's not these changes are a turnoff. But now, she’s some kind of goddess beast animal mother that my libido doesn’t know how to respond to."

Life

My Wife, a Stay-at-Home Mom, Expects Too Much of Me When I Come Home From Work

He goes to work and takes care of the bills. His wife is a stay-at-home mom and does the child-rearing. They had an agreement. Only his wife expects more of him. Our Cool Mom has thoughts. A lot of them.

Life

I’m a Dad. Neighborhood Moms Treat Me Like Shit. What the Hell?

A group of moms at the local park give this work-from-home dad the cold shoulder. Our Cool Mom has thoughts.

Life

My Wife Doesn’t Want Sex. She’s a Busy Mom. But Still.

His wife is a stay at home mom to their toddler and not into sex anymore. He's working to change that but is frustrated — and losing it a bit. Our Cool Mom has thoughts.

Life

My Wife’s Social Media Use Is Hurting Our Relationship. #Momlife Isn’t Our Life.

In this edition of Cool Mom, our resident expert helps a dad who thinks his wife's #momlife social media posts have gotten out of control.

Life

I’m a Happily Married Dad But Bored as Hell And Want to Fix It. Is That Selfish?

He wants to inject some energy into his life and maybe tell his wife he wants to travel solo or try an open marriage. Our Cool Mom has thoughts.

Life

Could MDMA Help Fix Your Relationship? These Couples Say Yes

Many couples believe the drug can save relationships by opening up deeper lines of communication. Some therapists do, too. Could it be the key to marital ecstasy?