Signs Your Relationship is Over

Signs your relationship is over, plus help deciding how to move on after a breakup.


7 Ways to Deal With Depression After a Breakup

Eating chocolate, taking a bubble bath, and finding online dating apps like Tinder aren’t on this list of tips for dealing with depression. When you’re getting over a breakup, you need more. “I feel depressed because my relationship ended eight months ago and we were together for five years,” says Riata on How to Get Over Depression. “Sometimes I want to cry […]

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10 Reasons Why Breaking Up is Hard to Do

You know it’s over, but you can’t bring yourself to end your relationship. Here’s why breaking up is hard to do, plus several ideas for moving forward in freedom and faith. In the song “Breaking Up is Hard to Do”, Neil Sedaka says “Remember when you held me tight; And you kissed me all through the night; Think of all […]


7 Tips for Letting Go of Toxic Relationships

You’d think it’d be easy to recognize toxic relationships – and let go of toxic people – but it’s not. These tips on how to let go of relationships that are poisoning your soul and breaking your spirit will take you one step closer to Blossoming. If you’re in a relationship with someone who is toxic or unhealthy – and […]

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How to Make a Decision That Will Change Your Life

You make dozens of decisions every day, and some have the power to change your life forever! These tips on how to make a decision will show you the most important thing about decision-making: how to listen to that still, small voice and trust yourself. Every week on Blossom, I write four articles on a different theme. This week is […]


What You Need to Know When You Call a Shelter or Safe House

Do you want to leave your husband, but have nowhere to go? Here’s what to expect at a women’s shelter. I worked at a safe house for women and children, and know how to prepare to leave an unhealthy and abusive relationship. If you’re in an abusive relationship, know that you are not alone! I’m inspired to write this article about shelters […]

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I Miss Him So Much

5 Healthy Ways to Cope When You Miss Him

You can’t be with him, but you miss him more than you thought possible. “He’s not good for me but I miss him so much,” said a reader on my article about letting a man go. These ways to cope when you miss your boyfriend or husband are inspired by her comment. One way to cope is to get a symbol […]


How to Heal Your Broken Heart

Of course there is no one right tip on how to heal a broken heart – but there are several ways to regain your self-esteem and confidence after a breakup. In How to Let Go of Someone You Love, I share advice from relationship coaches and grief experts. I wrote that ebook after writing a blog post on letting go […]

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Signs of Controlling Men

8 Signs of Controlling Men

If you’re wondering if he’s manipulating you, then you might be picking up on these signs of controlling men. Sometimes the manipulation is obvious, other times it’s subtle. These signs of controlling men are from Boundaries in Marriage by Henry Cloud and John Townsend. This is a must-read relationship book for all couples, because it teaches how to set and maintain […]