Tough Love



How to Keep Your Relationship Strong Through Sickness   Recently updated !

“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.

How to Keep Your Relationship Strong Through Sickness She Blossoms

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 Cope With a Husband Who Criticizes You

Is nothing ever good enough for your husband? These five tips for coping with a critical husband begin with reassurance that if you’re a criticized wife living with an impossible-to-please man, you are not alone. “If you’re among those criticized, you’re in good company,” writes Dianna Booher in Communicate With […]

How to Cope With a Husband Who Criticizes You

How to Find a Good Boyfriend

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, […]


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 […]

How to Fix a One Sided Relationship

Married to a Great Guy But Unhappy

You’re Married to a Good Man – Why Aren’t You Happy?

Everyone says how nice your husband is – and you agree! You’re married to a good man, yet you’re unhappy, unfulfilled, or just bored. The good news is that you have the power to make changes in your marriage that will lead to a happier, more fulfilling life. Change isn’t […]


Reconciliation After Separation – Pros and Cons

Deciding if you should get back together after a separation is never easy. Reconciliation is surprisingly common for many couples who have separated or even divorced, but is it a good idea for you? There isn’t an easy-to-follow formula that will tell you if getting back together after separation is […]

What You Need to Know About Reconciliation After Separation

7 Reasons He Doesn’t Open Up or Talk to You

7 Reasons Your Boyfriend or Husband Doesn’t Talk to You

Is your husband or boyfriend uncommunicative and silent – maybe even emotionally distant? If you’re asking yourself “why doesn’t he talk to me?” you’re not alone! Here are the most common barriers to communication, which affect all relationships. It’s important to remember that men sometimes simply don’t know what to […]



"She Blossoms" Books


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How to Let Go of Someone You Love - Powerful Secrets (and Practical Tips!) for Healing Your Heart After a Breakup. Do you feel like you'll never get over your broken heart? This ebook - available immediately - will help you let go of what was, and move into a new season of life.



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When You Miss Him Like Crazy - 25 Lessons to Move You From Broken to Blossoming After a Breakup! You miss him desperately right now, but you won't always feel this way. This warm, comforting ebook will give you the tools, encouragement and strength you need to move through the pain and start blossoming - today.



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Growing Forward When You Can't Go Back - to help you walk through loss into God's new plans and dreams for you. You will never be the same and you will always carry the best of the past with you...but your life isn't over yet! My Blossom Tips and stories will help you grow and flourish in a fresh, healthy, happy new season of life.