What’s the difference between an emotional affair or innocent friendship – and how to you tell? These signs of an “affair of the heart” are from Dr Phil McGraw. Here are the basics of emotional affairs, including what they are, why people commit emotional infidelity, and… Read More »How Dr Phil Defines an Emotional “Affair of the Heart”
When an innocent friendship causes problems in a marriage or love relationship, it is emotional cheating. The “betrayer” may not even be aware that he or she is having an emotional affair – especially if it’s an innocent work or community-based relationship. But the heart… Read More »How Does an Innocent Friendship Turn Into an Emotional Affair?
You’re in love, but you’re worried your fiancé or partner will leave you – or at least think less of you – if you tell him everything about your past. If so, you are not alone! Couples are getting married at older and older ages,… Read More »How Much Should You Tell Your Fiancé About Your Past?
Should you walk away or keep trying to fix your relationship? Sometimes you need an external perspective. These tips will help you recognize a few essential truths about restoration and reconciliation. These five signs will give you insight into your relationship, yourself, and your partner.… Read More »5 Signs It’s Not Too Late to Fix Your Relationship
Do you feel drained and tired after spending small amounts of time with your child? An emotional energy vampire feeds off other people’s energy because they can’t create or sustain their own. Some children refill energetic storehouses by feeding off their mom and dad’s energy… Read More »7 Tips for Coping With Children Who Are Emotional Energy Vampires
Should you stay with your boyfriend after he slept with his ex girlfriend? You love him, but you’re so hurt. How could he do this to you? And will he cheat on you again? Here are three questions to ask yourself before deciding what to… Read More »Should You Stay With a Boyfriend Who Slept With His Ex?
Assuming you’re a widow who wants to make friends (which is a big assumption, as many widows just don’t have the energy or motivation to start new friendships), how do you meet people? Some widows say the most difficult part of life after a husband dies… Read More »4 Ways to Make New Friends When You’re Widowed
Your girlfriend gained weight and you’re not attracted to her anymore. You love her, but things are changing. How do you deal with your feelings about your girlfriend’s body? You’re not attracted to women who are plump, overweight, or even obese. Worse, sometimes you feel… Read More »6 Ways to Deal With Your Girlfriend’s Weight Gain