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8 Ways to Build Trust in a Relationship 2

You need to know how to build and nurture trust in your relationship, because it’s the foundation of a strong, healthy connection that will stand the test of time. These tips on how to build trust will help you set the stage for a great relationship with your partner. I wrote Rebuilding Trust in a Relationship After a Secret Love Affair […]

How to Build Trust in a Relationship

8 Signs of the Perfect Boyfriend for You 1

The perfect man doesn’t exist, but you can find the perfect boyfriend for you. This doesn’t mean he’s flawless. Your boyfriend will make mistakes, disappoint you, and even hurt you occasionally. All relationships – even the best, healthiest ones – go through ups and downs. All boyfriends – even the ones who seem perfect – make bad choices and say […]

The Perfect Boyfriend

How to Make a Boy Like You for Who You Are

If you want him to like you for who you are, you can’t pretend to be something you’re not. These tips on how to make a boy like you aren’t about playing games or flirting. Rather, they’re about being honest and real so you don’t have to spend your time lying or trying to manipulate him. If you’re dealing with […]

How to Make a Boy Like You

When “I Want to Get Married” is All You Can Think 5

Are you consumed with yearning for marriage? Here’s help and what to do when you’re thinking “I want to get married more than anything in the world.” Did you know that your attitudes about marriage and the path to marriage are wrong? Some ideas you inherited, some you’ve simply bought from society, and some you’ve made up yourself. In The […]

I Want to Get Married

How to Prevent Problems When You’re Dating a Coworker

Dating a coworker has its pros and cons, but it’s definitely do-able if you know how to prevent problems. Here’s how to dodge the bullets that workplace relationships can bring – and stay employed. In Boundaries in Dating: How Healthy Choices Grow Healthy Relationships, Henry Cloud and John Townsend describe how to set and maintain healthy boundaries. It’s especially important […]

How to Prevent Problems When You’re Dating a Coworker

10 Things to Talk About With Your Girlfriend 10

You can make conversation easy and interesting! The most important thing to remember when you’re wondering what to talk about with your girlfriend is to listen to everything she says – and ask questions about her life. I know it sounds simple to focus on listening to your girlfriend and asking her questions, but trust me. We all love to talk about ourselves, […]

What to Talk About With Your Girlfriend

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Starting a New Relationship 1

Before jumping into things with a new partner – no matter how awesome he or she is – check out these questions to ask yourself before starting a new relationship. And remember: start as you mean to go. In How to Be an Adult in Relationships: The Five Keys to Mindful Loving, David Richo teaches how to move away from judgment, […]

starting a new relationship questions to ask yourself