All too often in life, people make assumptions about love and relationships that do not stand up under scrutiny—that are not supported by the available evidence. So, what are the facts? One of the great misconceptions of all time about love and relationships is this—just do the big things and everything will turn out well. And what do the big things include?
Couples can fall into ruts of routine so you feel more life roommates than lovers. But you can rekindle the romance make it back to feeling like you're in a loving relationship using our 5 expert tips.
If you don't discuss money before you marry, you may find yourself needing a marriage therapist to help resolve your inevitable issues. Save your time and talk to your partner today.
I. Although it was a special Valentine’s Day dinner, in a very pricey restaurant, we could hear the conversation of the couple next to us all too well. They weren’t loud. We were quiet. Silent. You know how that sometimes is. You just can’t get it up to play the “romantic dinner” scene. There’s too much pressure to feel connected, for the food to be amazing, for it to be perfect.
Does a failing friendship between the two most important people in your life mean you're doomed or is it totally acceptable for these two to just … get along? Should your beau and your best friend be as inseparable as you two are? We took to the guys to find out how important the relationship really is.
Does your man become distant as soon as you open up and connect with him? Here's some couples advice on how to maintain a healthy and open relationship with your significant other.
Find out if your relationship is normal. Read how to tell if you and your partner have a healthy relationship based on this relationship expert's advice.
Is the sexual behavior of young, new millennial women on the West Coast any different than on the East Coast? This expert explains how hook ups vary from coast to coast.
Whenever I ask if long distance relationships work, the naysayers sound off serious “no’s,” shake their heads and roll their eyes. But personally, I have seen amazingly long distance relationships, from Sydney to LA, Toronto to LA and LA to PA flourish and result in marriages for all three couples. Will Baby North Keep Kim and Kanye Together?!
Despite my best efforts as a counselor to help couples negotiate the choppy waters of relationship distress, many of them simply don't make it. In the beginning, we set an appointment and begin the process. Many of their problems have gone unresolved for months, even years. So why can't they make it work?
With our fast paced society and the extreme demands hitting us from every side, more and more couples find negativity taking over their marriage. An abrupt injection of positivity into your relationship is the only way to change the environment before it is too late.