7 Serious Warning Signs of a Toxic Relationship

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Have you ever even thought about asking yourself the question- “Am I in a toxic relationship?” Relationships are such a beautiful unity of bodies, minds, hearts, and souls, so it is only natural that you would desire for them in one way or another. And that’s great! However, sometimes this desire could become so strong …

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8 Real Relationship Goals All Couples Should Have

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A genuine relationship is far more than cute relationship goals. Whether you’re just starting out with a new partner or you’re getting ready to make a lifetime commitment to another person, it’s worth reflecting on what makes for real relationship goals, those things that will improve your love and help it last for a lifetime. …

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6 Characteristics of an Emotionally Unavailable Man

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This article on the characteristics of an emotionally unavailable man is a guest piece by Emma Jones. When I started dating Matthew, I knew something was not quite right from the very beginning, but I couldn’t put my finger on it. Our shared passion for dancing salsa united us, and I thought that the rest …

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9 Tips for Dealing With Separation Anxiety in Relationships

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Do you suffer from separation anxiety in relationships? You are not alone. This is my personal story of my experience with separation anxiety from my partner, and the tools I used to help relieve and reduce my anxiety.  Absence makes the heart grow…anxious. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, you’re lucky. Chances are …

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10 Marriage Goals to Set for the New Year

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It’s the end of the year, which traditionally means it is time to make those New Year’s resolutions. I love the idea of resolutions, and in particular, I love the idea of New Year’s resolutions for couples. But the idea of resolutions can sometimes feel fleeting–temporary. I’ve got a new take on it. Instead of …

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How to Stop Overthinking in a Relationship

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Want to learn how to stop overthinking in a relationship? I’m going to share with you some of the ways to change this stress-inducing behavior and to ultimately feel better about your relationships and about yourself. Hi, my name’s Amy and I’m an overthinker. If you’re here reading this article, chances are, you’re an overthinker, …

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Words of Affirmation Love Language: A How-To Guide

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The love languages are one of the most popular concepts in relationship psychology today. It’s likely you’ve already heard of the love languages, know which languages are yours, and now are looking for more guidance on one of these: the words of affirmation love language. The 5 Love Languages were created by author Gary Chapman, …

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4 Things I Learned in 4 Months of Marriage

After 4 months of marriage, I felt like I had the basics all figured out. Now, 3 years later, I know I had only begun to scratch the surface of what marriage means.  But in those few months, I learned 4 valuable lessons about marriage. Read on for the tale I wrote as a bright, …

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The Best Christmas Lingerie & Other Sexy Christmas Gifts

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Christmas is almost here. For couples, it means opportunities for fun Christmas dates and meaningful holiday traditions, but it also provides an opportunity for some special holiday lovin’. In between building a gingerbread house and writing out your Christmas cards, why not take some time for some extra romance with your partner? To help you …

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