Posts Tagged ‘healthy love’

Getting Healthy, Real Love in Your Life

September 25th, 2017 No comments

Synopsis: Jocelyn’s ‘no real love’ problem; Repeat failures; A dozen great ‘how to’s’ for getting the real thing; Love as a happy, habit and getting zestful about it. Continue reading

Loves Ultimate Measure

January 29th, 2015 No comments

Are you willing to risk your life for those you love?  Are you willing to give up your life so that a loved one can go on living?  According to some these are the true, ultimate measures of authentic love.  Others think these are only the tests and measures of very strong love but not true of all love.  Strong, healthy… Continue reading


Dr. J. Richard Cookerly

It Might Be Healthy, Real Love …

June 10th, 2013 No comments

1. It might be healthy, real love if your love partner is kind to you in small, medium and large ways.
2. It might be healthy, real love if your love partner praises and compliments you frequently and honestly. Continue reading

Love in the Fridge

January 23rd, 2013 No comments

refrigeratorLove, the healthy real kind, is quite similar to healthy real food.  Both nourish, bring a sense of fullness, often are very pleasurable, give energy, and empower with vitality and enhancing elements (for example vitamins : food, affirmations : love).  Love in the heart which is not demonstrated (given, shown, acted upon, etc.) is like food in a freezer that… Continue reading


Dr. J. Richard Cookerly

A Functional Definition Of Love

September 18th, 2010 Comments off

There are many kinds of definitions.  One way to define something that is often used in the applied sciences, medicine and engineering is to describe the functions of an entity or phenomenon.  Basically this way of defining something tells us what it does or what it is for.  A stomach can be functionally defined as a digesting food organ.  A school… Continue reading

Definition of Love Series
An Introduction: What is Love Dr. Cookerly?
The Definition of Love
A More ‘Ample’ Definition of Love
How This Definition of Love was Derived
A Dozen Things LOVE IS and A Dozen Things LOVE IS NOT
A Functional Definition Of Love
A Behavioral (Operational) Definition of Love
What About a Scientific Definition of Love?
7 Other Definitions of Real Love Worth Considering