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How to Move Past Your Old Problems

Here are a few ideas for moving past old relationship problems, inspired by a reader who commented on my article about marriage. “My wife is unhappy and depressed, and keeps bringing up our old problems from the past,” says Ron on 5 Tips for Finding Balance in a One Sided Relationship. “I don’t want to lose my marriage or my daughters. […]

How to Help a Friend Get Out of a Bad Relationship

Is your sister or friend going out with the wrong guy? Here are five ways to help a friend get out of a bad relationship. When you want to help someone, you need to make sure you’re not enabling or overstepping your boundaries. Reading books like The Enabler: When Helping Harms will help you set boundaries – and see the […]

Why Couples Break Up – 10 Types of Relationship Problems

All couples face problems in their relationship, but not all problems lead to breaking up. These reason why couples break up will help you see your relationship differently. If you’re worried about your relationship, read Getting the Love You Want: A Guide for Couples. It’s helped thousands of couples find the love they need and solve different types of relationship problems. It combines […]

How to Get Over a Breakup When You Don’t Have Closure

Getting over a breakup is always painful, but healing is harder when you don’t have closure. These tips are inspired by a reader who can’t accept that her relationship is over because she and her ex didn’t have closure. The most important thing to remember about getting over a break up is that you’ll never truly be “over it.” You […]

7 Ways to Tell If Your Husband is Cheating on You

“Is my husband cheating on me?” is a question I’m often asked. So, you’re not alone if you’re wondering the same thing! Recently, on my 10 Ways to Improve a Bad Relationship article, a reader asked for ways to tell if her husband is cheating on her. I rounded up a few tips to spot cheating spouses – which might help you save your […]

Extrovert and Introvert Love – Loving Different Personalities

Extrovert and introvert love is different, but not impossible! Here are tips on loving different personalities — because introverts and extroverts can fall in love and build strong relationships. These tips for introverts and extroverts will help them love each other despite their different ways of thinking and being in the world. “We all use both our introverted and extroverted […]