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dos and donts on social media after breakup

6 Big Dos and Don’ts of Social Media after a Tough Breakup

Repeat after me: Be the bigger person. Be the bigger person. Who can resist the urge to look at their ex’s Facebook page after a breakup? It calls your name and whispers, “Check me out!” No harm, right? An astute researcher in England begs to differ. One study concluded that the more time you spend […]

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Breaking Up, Relationships
is he interested in me how to know

5 Reasons Why Good Relationships Go Bad

Beware of the five things that can sabotage an otherwise promising partnership.

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Relationship Advice, Relationships
rejection and how to deal

Why Rejection Isn’t All About You

When someone you care about ends a relationship, it can evoke feelings that range from disbelief to despair and everything in between. “How could this happen?” you think.

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Breaking Up, Mind, Body And Spirit, Relationships
rebuild trust

4 Ways to Restore Trust After Lying

You didn’t mean to, but you lied to the person you love the most. Maybe it was about how much you spent on a new outfit, where you went instead of “working late at the office,” or the fact that you’ve been in contact with your ex. Either way, you lied and now it’s eating […]

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Relationship Advice, Relationship Tips, Relationships
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4 Questions to Ask Before Bringing Your New Flame to the Family’s Holiday Gathering

When it comes to attitudes about the holiday season, there’s no such thing as a grey area. You either love it or hate it! Like most of our gut reactions to life’s big events, our feelings for that “jolly time of the year” have a lot to do with our childhood experiences. Good or bad, […]

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Relationship Advice, Relationship Tips, Relationships
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7 Keys to a Thriving Marriage

Not only do we think marriage is here to stay, we think marriage is better than ever (if you know the ingredients needed to keep love alive and thriving). Positive examples of marriage and long-term relationships abound — they are everywhere! Successful and long-term relationships are the single greatest contributors to social order in the […]

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Relationship Advice, Relationship Tips, Relationships
divorce

10 Common Reasons for Divorce

If you think that sexual infidelity is the leading cause of divorce, you’ve got it all wrong. YourTango polled over 100 of their experts to see what they say are the top reasons married couples decide to split, and, believe it or not, communication problems came out on top as the number one reason marriages fail. […]

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Relationship Advice, Relationship Problems, Relationship Tips, Relationships, Success Couples Advice
breast cancer awareness month

Getting Through Breast Cancer, Together

My parents have always had a beautiful, supportive marriage, but nothing has shown me just how deep their love for one another runs as going through cancer together. My dad is a colon cancer survivor and through every visit, every trial, every surgery, and every disappointment along his recovery, she has stood by his side. […]

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Relationship Tips, Relationships, Success Couples Advice
dating tips for women

Why Men are More Distant in Relationships

Women immerse themselves in their romantic relationships, while men place their romantic partners on an equal but distant footing, according to research from Oxford University. The study shows that, generally, women are more invested in their relationships than men and that their happiness and well-being is more dependent upon how things are going in their intimate relationships. Is this a surprise to […]

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Dating Issues, Dating Tips, Dating Tips For Women, Relationship Tips, Relationships
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6 Things to Stop Now if You Want a Successful Relationship

Ready for a relationship that will last? Here are six things you need to QUIT first! 1. Quit thinking it WON’T last. Going into a relationship thinking it’s doomed means only one thing – it is. Every time things aren’t perfect you’ll feel validated. “See? I knew it. We didn’t have a chance.” If you honestly believe […]

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Relationship Advice, Relationship Problems, Relationship Tips, Relationships