Tough Love


Starting Over With Confidence and Curiosity for Women 50+

Starting over as a woman over fifty may not be what you planned, but you have more – and more valuable – assets than you realize. Instead of thinking you’re too old to start over as a woman over 50 or 55 (or even 58 or 59), focus on what you do have and what you can do.

Blossom Tips How to Start Over Women Over Fifty

Blossom Tips for Dealing With a Critical Husband

How to Be Happy With a Critical Husband

How do you deal with a critical husband who is often negative and controlling? These five tips for women coping with criticism in their marriages will help you see that it’s not you — it’s him. If you’re living with an impossible-to-please man, you do not have to let his negativity change who you are and how you see yourself.


When Your Boyfriend Cheats on You But You Still Love Him

What do you do with a boyfriend who cheats? You still love him, but you don’t know if you trust him with your heart. Here are five signs to help you decide if you should give your boyfriend another chance. I also included a few tips on how to forgive your boyfriend for cheating on you.

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Why Your Boyfriend or Husband Does not Talk to You

Why He’s Not Talking to You – and How to Open Him Up

These seven reasons your boyfriend or husband doesn’t talk to you will help you communicate with him. Men are uncommunicative, silent and emotionally distant for reasons that aren’t necessarily that difficult to figure out. If you have an idea of why your husband or boyfriend doesn’t communicate with you, then you have a good chance of starting good, healthy, meaningful conversations.


How to Keep Your Relationship Strong in Sickness

“In sickness and in health” is easier said than done in any relationship – even the healthiest marriage. These tips for keeping your relationship strong through sickness will help you cope with emotional and physical illness. I wrote this article for a reader whose boyfriend is struggling with depression.

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Signs You’re Emotionally Suffocating Your Partner

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

Here’s what “intimacy overload” is, five signs you’re emotionally suffocating your boyfriend or husband, and eight ways to give him breathing space. I also share a link to an ebook called How to Let Go of Someone You Love – because the best way to stop suffocating your partner is […]


How to Find a Boyfriend Who Will Love You

Yes, good men are hard to find! But if you know what you’re looking for and how to find a good boyfriend, you’ve won half the battle. Here’s how to set yourself up to meet a man who is right for you – a man who will become a loving, […]

How to Find a Good Boyfriend

How to Fix a One Sided Relationship

4 Steps to Solving Problems in a One Sided Relationship

Are you tired of doing all the work in your relationship? These tips on how to fix a one sided relationship will reveal what you can and can’t control, and help you create respect and equality in your life. “I have been in a one sided relationship for six months,” says […]