Starting Out


My first day on YourTango!

Hello All,

My name is Tiffany, I am twenty-five years old, and I am new to YourTango.  I live in the DC area, have a great apartment, a family I love and the cutest dog.  I know I have a great life.


The thing is, I am just starting out, and I am not sure where to go next.  I will finish up my master's degree this spring, and I want to start a new chapter.  I have a boyfriend, and we have been together for two years.  He is a nice guy, and he is a good friend.  As a boyfriend though, he has some issues.  He tends to be a bit selfish and immature, and it often leaves me feeling bad about myself.  I love him though, and I don't want to lose him.  It is a tough spot.  I don't think he will break up with me, which means the ball is in my court.  I just need to decide what I can live with.. and what I can't.  He is my first long-term relationship, and I am scared that without him, I will feel empty.


Anyway, enough doom and gloom for now.  I am looking forward to getting to know all your lovely ladies!




Expert advice

Save your breath because you only need two words to make him commit.
Are you REALLY thinking about their happiness?
If you keep finding yourself in heartbreaking, dead end relationships, listen up.
It seems like you can't do anything right.