Love


5 Signs You’re Emotionally Suffocating Your Partner – and How to Stop 20

Here’s what “intimacy overload” is, five signs you’re emotionally suffocating your boyfriend or husband, and eight ways to give him some breathing space. Have you heard of emotional boundaries in a relationship? The most important concept for women who tend to emotionally suffocate their partners is boundaries. If you haven’t read any of the “Boundaries” books by Cloud and Townsend, you […]

Signs You’re Emotionally Suffocating Your Partner How to Stop

The Importance of Time for Getting Over Your Broken Heart 3

You won’t get over your broken heart, but you will get through the pain. Here’s why time is so important when you’re healing, and how to make time go faster so you feel better sooner! “I’m really struggling to get over my breakup,” says Paulette on 8 Ways to Heal a Broken Heart. “I’ve always defined myself by my relationships, […]

How to Forget Your Ex Boyfriend

How to Decide if You Should Unfriend Your Ex Boyfriend on Facebook 6

Being friends with your ex boyfriend on Facebook can be complicated, especially if you still have feelings for him. Use these tips to decide if being Facebook friends with your ex is a good idea – or if you should just leave the past in the past. “My first love found me on Facebook after several years of no contact,” […]

How to Know If You Should Be Friends With Your Ex on Facebook

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