It is safe to say that I have an addictive personality. I've struggled with several different types of addiction: drugs, alcohol, shopping, food etc. I'm pretty much by the books with a pretty stereotypical upbringing that festers addictive situations. Today marks my 3rd week of no smoking and I am so proud of myself. The cravings have significantly died down. I'm also working to kick my addiction to junk food and sweets. My body is really starting to feel lighter and my body feels less toxic (minus the 24 hour flu I had yesterday). Mentally, I feel better too.
Relationships are fragile, one wrong word, one stupid argument or one thoughtless comment might break the beautiful world built, nurtured and cherished for days, months and years in a moment. Most of the time, relationship problems occur because they were too careless, too ignorant or too busy to understand what the other wants or cares for. If you are finding your relationship crumbling like a pack of cards, here are a few things that might be causing the problem.
I can understand feeling uncomfortable about having your fiancé's old wedding photos in your home, but if it's really that big of a big deal, a simple request to move them elsewhere — his parents' home, for example, or a storage unit — would have sufficed. To deface them behind his back because you simply can't handle their harmless presence in your closet says a lot about your character and maturity, and I wonder if you're prepared for the challenges you'll inevitably face as a married woman — challenges that far surpass dealing with a few photos of an ex.
Wiki says the following (excerpted): “Saint Valentine's Day (commonly shortened to Valentine's Day) is an annual commemoration held on February 14th celebrating love and affection between intimate companions. The day is named after one or more early Christian martyrs, Valentine. It is traditionally a day on which lovers express their love for each other by presenting flowers, offering confectionery, and sending greeting cards ("valentines").
Based on that comes the assumption and not just the assumption but the fact that a woman will dress up for others. But there are a couple of factors that would influence the statement above, such as: the age, the surroundings and in this case we are talking not just about the type of environment, but the people as well.
There are a few things that can turn your Valentine's Day celebration in a nightmare. Read on to find out what you should not do, so that you don't spoil this special day. Expecting too much Women expect a little too much on Valentine's, blame their genes, their vivid imagination, their sister's boyfriend's good acts or the ex-boyfriend's chivalrous gifts, but they are going to expect more than you give. Expecting too much on any day is bad but on Valentine's Day these expectations can have dangerous results.
By Julie Spira, online dating expert and the bestselling author of The Perils of Cyber-Dating February may be the shortest month of the year, but for those anticipating Valentine’s Day, it’s critical to ramp up your online dating search. There’s no quicker way to find a date on the Internet than by starting with a cyber face-lift of your existing dating profile.
By Sherry Richert Belul, founder of Simply Celebrate Whether you’re madly in love, still looking for love, or are in a snit with the one you love, these 14 tips below are surefire ways to jump start more luvin’ feelings in your life, just in time for Valentine’s Day. Just choose one of these suggestions and try it out – on your spouse, your beau, yourself, or a friend. Or for those who crave a larger dose of feelin’ good, try one a day for the next 14 days!
Wouldn’t you like somebody to love? It seems most of Hollywood thinks they do. So many celebrities jump in and out of relationships that we need a scorecard to keep track. Just when we they’ve got it right, Cupid’s pulse hits a flat line. If celebrities can’t keep their relationships together, we wonder: can we? Take beloved Sandra Bullock, left standing at the altar of her professional accomplishments, Oscar in hand, gushingly thanking her beloved Jesse James – only to find he has been screwing around behind her back. Naturally, she instantly dumps him.
Pinkee here~ I wrote a blog today about open relationships. It’s called Choosing The Path Less Traveled. You’ll see it next week. But as I was writing it, I realized I was getting ahead of myself. Let’s start at the beginning. Why would anyone choose to have an open relationship in the first place, and is it something you’d like to pursue? To give a few ideas, you may want to get into an open relationship if: -You believe that monogamy is unnatural for human beings.