Love & Relationships


How to Survive a Situation You Can’t Change 4

On How to Cope With Controlling Parents When You Live at Home, a teenager said she hates how things are but she can’t change her family situation. These tips are for people who need help surviving things they have no control over. Here’s part of what she said: “Sometimes people like me, have to endure the pain and just go through […]


Should You Move to the Country or Stay in the City?

Your husband wants to live in the city; you want to keep your city home. How do you keep your marriage intact and get what you both want? These tips are inspired by a reader who commented on my article about knowing if your marriage is over. She says: “I have been married 27 years. My husband is older than […]

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How to Stop Begging for Love After It’s Over 5

Your relationship is over, yet you find yourself begging for love. Worse, you keep begging him to come back and start fresh…and you hate yourself for it. “I feel ashamed to admit it but I am begging for love,” says Girl25 on 8 Signs He Doesn’t Love You. “I’ve asked for him to recall how we got together, and I called him […]


How to Recover From Being Hurt in an Online Relationship 3

These tips are inspired by a reader who was lied to and hurt in two online relationships. Recovering from the pain of betrayal by someone you met online isn’t easy, but it’s possible if you learn how to focus your thoughts. Healing is about recognizing how worthwhile, lovable, and valuable you are. You deserve better – you deserve to be […]

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Family Therapy for Teenagers With Anorexia Nervosa

The best treatment for teenagers struggling with anorexia nervosa is family therapy, not individual psychotherapy. Here’s why family therapy is a better treatment for a teen’s eating disorder than individual therapy is. “Family therapy” occurs when parents of teenagers with anorexia nervosa help to interrupt or treat their children’s eating disorder. Family therapy is twice as effective as individual psychotherapy […]


10 Signs of Flirting You Need to Be Aware Of

Reading nonverbal cues is an important part of knowing how to flirt and be flirted with. These signs of flirting will help you see who is attracted to you and who isn’t. Not only are there specific signs of flirtatious behavior in men and women, there are actually five stages of flirting. The ten signs of flirting below are part of the nonverbal communication […]


How to Survive Your First Christmas After Divorce 2

The first family Christmas after getting divorced is difficult, especially if your ex-spouse wants the kids on Christmas Day. These suggestions for surviving a divorced family Christmas aren’t easy tips or secrets that will erase the pain for you or your kids, but they may help you get through the holidays. The most important thing is to try to stay […]