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How to Cope With Changes in Your Marriage 2

Some marriages change for better or worse as soon as the honeymoon is over, while other couples change slowly over time. These tips for coping with changes in your relationship will help you move forward in peace and love. “My husband and I were together for 13 years and married for 8,” says Danielle on Is Your Marriage Over? 6 Signs You […]

How to Cope With Changes in Your Marriage

How to Help Your Husband Cope With Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD) 1

These ideas for supporting your husband through the stress of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) will help you walk alongside him. PTSD affects men and women in different ways – and it isn’t just experienced by soldiers and veterans. Firefighters, police, social workers, abuse survivors, and even ICU (intensive care unit) patients can develop symptoms of post traumatic stress. “PTSD […]

How to Help Your Husband Cope With Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD)

5 Healthy Habits to Help You Cope With Losing Someone You Love 1

Here are the two most important reasons you need to adopt these healthy habits after losing someone you love: to avoid a downward spiral into sadness and depression, and to get a boost in energy and mood. In How to Heal the Pain After Losing a Loved One, I share emotional and spiritual tips for accepting a sad and painful loss – whether […]

5 Healthy Habits to Help You Cope With Losing Someone You Love

3 Ways to Cope With Relationship Abuse When You Can’t Leave 13

Leaving an abusive relationship isn’t an easy decision. These tips on how to cope with relationship abuse will help you survive while you figure out what you need to do. I was inspired to write this article by a reader who is living with an angry husband; these tips may help you see your own relationship and life differently. “I […]

3 Ways to Cope With Relationship Abuse When You Can't Leave

4 Examples of Verbal Abuse in Love Relationships 5

These verbal abuse examples will surprise you! And, they’ll definitely help you recognize unhealthy communication patterns in your relationship. Verbal abuse isn’t always direct or obvious, and it’s not always easy to recognize when you are being treated badly by your partner. “Thank you for this article on surviving life with an angry husband,” says Sarah on 7 Ways to Survive […]

Examples of Verbal Abuse in Love Relationships

15 Perfect Gifts to Surprise and Delight Your Boyfriend’s Parents 5

Finding the right gift for your boyfriend’s parents depends on three factors: their lifestyle, your relationship with them, and the length of time you’ve been dating him. These 15 gifts for your boyfriend’s parents cover all three factors – they range from personal to practical, but still thoughtful. The Juliet Glass Teapot Set by Tea Beyond is a lovely gift for your […]

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How to Apologize and Make Amends When You Were Wrong 1

Saying, “I was wrong, and I’m sorry I hurt you,” is surprisingly difficult! These tips will help you apologize and make amends after hurting someone you care about.  The relief and freedom you’ll feel after saying you’re sorry is worth the painful moment of the apology. You’ll need to be vulnerable and authentic if you truly want to make amends and […]

Make Amends How to Apologize When You Were Wrong