Do you know that 80% of the reason a relationship succeeds or fails is a result of the subtle "indirect" things you and a man communicate to each other? The truth is that many women do not even know what the most important parts of this "indirect" communication are, and how it all works. To make sure you stay close and deeply connected with the man in your life through even in the toughest of times, you need to master the skill of what I call "Emotional Awareness."
Divorce is never fun for anyone, and while the process can be painful, most people do their best to part ways on the best possible terms so that they can start over with their new life and move on. Going through a divorce, you will most likely encounter the unexpected, but there are certain things you can plan for to make the process go as smoothly as possible.
Even the most cynical among us can agree that the holiday season has an element of magic to it. But before a single egg is nogged or Christmas goose stuffed, there's that little matter of buying gifts. And that's when, for many of us, the magic disappears. But here's a very good reason not to throw up your hands and admit defeat this holiday season: Gift-giving can also work magic on your relationship.
Are you unhappy with work, where you live, your lifestyle or love life? And you just don’t know who to turn to? Do you really understand how to make choices that fulfill you? Are you harnessing the intelligence within you to guide you to be the fullest expression of yourself? If you don’t understand what gives YOU inner peace and fulfillment you will be making choices that leave you empty, unfulfilled and confused.
This marriage therapist explains the many reasons people have affairs, and what they mean for your relationship. Despite the ability for an affair to promote self growth and a more honest relationship, you should be aware that the costs are high and it's an emotionally expensive way to learn.
Recently I had a chance to catch up with some people I had not seen in a really long time. Many of them had achieved what they set out to do when we were teenagers. But there were a few who were still struggling - you know - they were trying to figure things out but could not understand why things had not improved for them. I explained to them that things do not get better - you have to make them better. Nothing changes for you overnight except the passage of time - which has it's own side effects.
Here are more poems we've shared with some of the people we've worked with; men and women who have recently broken up with their lovers or broke up a long time ago and haven't yet recovered. Like the poems we selected for our earlier post, Poems to Love Smarter, these fall into the second of the three categories of things Joseph Campbell wrote about in The Power of Myth: 1) The things that can’t be talked about, 2) The words we use to describe the things that ca
A raw spot originally forms from moments in a person’s past when attachment needs were repeatedly neglected, ignored or dismissed resulting in the person – the child, teenager or adult in a past romantic relationship – feeling: • Emotionally Deprived, or • Emotionally Deserted.
Many times I talk to people who ask the questions: "Why can’t I find a good man/woman?" " Why do I keep making the same mistakes in my relationships?" When you are in between relationships, there is much introspective work to do. Without taking the time time to look at yourself, you are often in the position of repeating the same patterns over and over again.
THE WORLD OF WALDO AND RELATIONSHIPS There’s not a lot of benefit in getting older. In many ways, it sucks. There are, however, some benefits, especially when it comes to dating. With age comes perspective. As you look back over your dating life you can begin to seem some unsettling patterns..
There is no surefire way to keep him from ever having a moment of weakness or a severe case of "dumbass syndrome." So, let's look at the reasons men cheat and then try to find some possible solutions.
I was feeling lonely and wanted to meet someone, at least to go out for coffee or something. None of my friends were around or free, so the only chance for me was to meet new people. I was browsing through android dating apps and stumbled upon http://datemenow.com I decided to download it, because it was free and promised to help me find singles in my area. It was so cool! It took me literally a minute to set up a profile, because they didn't ask to fill in long questionnaires, just basic info like your desired profile name etc.
Dating is hard enough, but when you know there are types of women you have to watch out for, you can almost think twice about it. When you join a dating site or you are out at night in a bar or club, most likely you will meet a few nice women out having a good time. How do you determine which women are genuine? It can be hard, because the women that have become street-smart and manipulative have skills for days. Those skills have been built up to a level that can be almost scary.