6 Ways Not To Lose Yourself In A New Relationship

Love, Self

Your new boyfriend may be amazing, but he shouldn't be your entire life.

There you are, finally dating the awesome dude of your dreams (or just a guy you like very, very much). Suddenly, you're inseparable. You can't go anywhere without each other. Instead of taking time for yourself, you manage to spend every possible second with each other — and you like it!

It's suddenly "our" favorite movie and "our" favorite restaurant and "our" favorite hot spots. You've gone from "me" to "us." While that's a major stepping stone in a relationship, it comes with some unexpected pitfalls.

Namely, losing yourself. Here are some slightly unexpected tips for avoiding that common relationship danger.

Read the tips on The Stir: How NOT To Lose Yourself In A Relationship

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