"Real love is only what you give," writes Kate Kerrigan in her brilliant novel, Recipes for a Perfect Marriage. In our me-centered culture that promotes the highly dysfunctional myth that love is a
A Vow That Can Doom Your Relationship
Sometimes in a moment of feeling abandoned, unseen, or treated unfairly by our partners, we protect ourselves with a silent vow: “Never again.” Never again will I let myself be hurt like this. // Never again will I allow myself to be so vulnerable. Never...
20 Things You Should Do With Your Partner Before You Tie The Knot
4 Signs It's Just Not Working Out Between the Two of You | It rarely takes just one fight or one personality trait to end a relationship. More often, a breakup occurs because several of those fights or behaviors are piling up, leaving one or the other person feeling like they’re stuck in the purgatory of a tough decision: should I stay or should I go?
Long distance relationships (LDRs) can be complicated—but if you can make it work, they’re so worth it. My boyfriend and I chose to continue our relationship as long-distance last year because he went to college, and we made it out alive!
There’s no such thing as a fairytale relationship, and perfection isn’t what couples should strive for. However, there is such a thing as a healthy and happy relationship that can look similar to a Disney movie. And if you want that fairytale ending,…