15 Pieces of Bad Relationship Advice You Should Definitely Ignore

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Bad relationship advice. It’s out there, and if you’ve been in the dating game for longer than a millisecond, chances are good that you’ve heard some doozies! Some bad relationship advice is a result of outdated social norms and a throwback to times when gender roles were expected and strictly enforced, and some bad relationship …

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How to Manage Expectations in Marriage & Committed Relationships

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Marriage is a partnership. I know, duh. But many of us come into this partnership with an entire script for a good marriage written out entirely in our own heads, and then we become frustrated when our partner doesn’t magically know their lines.  It’s natural and necessary to have expectations in marriage, particularly ones that …

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50+ Fall Date Ideas for a Romantic and Cozy Adventure (2023)

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Are you ready to have an amazingly romantic season? We’ve got 50 cozy, fun, and adventurous fall date ideas to choose from. Personally, I don’t think spring is when love is most in the air. I think it’s fall. Without a doubt, fall has to be the most romantic season. The chilly air makes lovers …

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10 Adorable Valentine’s Day Date Ideas (2023)

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Valentine’s Day soon approaches. And with that come so many opportunities and options for Valentine’s Day date ideas! In this post, Katie of My Sweet Home Life shares 10 lovely Valentine’s ideas with us. Valentine’s Day – the 14th of February, A day of red roses, romantic words, chocolates, and large soft toys. But let’s …

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10 Creative Ideas for Your Next Movie Date Night at Home

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Are you planning a movie date night at home?  We can help!  Snuggling in with your favorite person at home for a movie date night is just so intimately comfy and cozy, it’s the perfect way to spend time with the person you love most. You could just wing it and throw some Netflix on, …

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8 Tips for Listening in Relationships: How to Be a Better Listener

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Good listening skills are crucial for all relationships, whether it’s family, friend, professional, or romantic, and let’s be honest, it never hurts to collect a few more tips for listening in relationships!  Active listening involves giving feedback to the speaker that you are focused on what they are saying, but being a good listener in …

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18+ Best Board Games for Couples: Perfect for Date Night

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Even for the most devoted couple, evenings at home can become monotonous after a while. As fun as it is to read and watch TV together, sometimes you want something different. To help you out, we’ve put together this list of the very best board games for couples. Why Playing Games is Great for Couples …

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150 Conversation Starters for Couples: Deep, Thought Provoking Questions

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Whether you’re tired of making the same old small talk, or simply looking to spice up your next date night, consider trying out some of these great conversation starters for couples. We’ve got 150 thought-provoking questions for couples to ask one another.  In a long term relationship, or even in a newer one, sometimes you …

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9 Things That Will Happen When You Meet the Right Person

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So you’ve met someone new and seemingly wonderful. How do you know if it’s a relationship meant to last? Can there be signs you’ve met the right person? We think so, and guest author Emma Frances shares her opinion on 9 things that happen when you meet the right person. Like us, Emma met her partner …

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