This is what it means to walk on eggshells in a relationship: you have to carefully watch what you say and do because your partner takes everything very seriously. For example, a reader recently said she feels like she’s walking on eggshells in with her… Read More »Are You Walking on Eggshells in Your Relationship?
Leaving a verbally abusive relationship when you have nowhere to go, nobody to talk to, and nothing to lean on will take grit, courage and strength. You may not feel ready to actually leave, but you can start reflecting on the steps toward freedom. Each of these five examples or signs of verbal abuse are paired with an idea for getting out of the relationship.
What are mind games in a relationship? Power struggles can be difficult to recognize because they’re subtle and almost imperceptible – and sometimes the person playing the mind games doesn’t even realize he or she is doing it.
It’s one of the most humbling questions to ask anyone, much less the man you married and vowed to love for better or for worse, in sickness and in health. How do you ask your husband if he still loves you?
Your husband isn’t just difficult at home, he treats you badly and insults you in public. You can’t just pack up and leave your marriage, nor can you force your husband to change. How do you deal with a difficult husband who insults and mistreats you? These tips will help you gain strength for whatever your future holds.
These five ideas for being happy in a marriage without love will strengthen and heal your heart. I also share tips for wives who can’t say “I love you” to their husbands. You’d be surprised at how many women stay married to unhappy husbands, abusive partners, indifferent men, unloving spouses! You may be even more surprised how many wives are unloving toward their husbands.
These four examples of verbal abuse in a love relationship will help you recognize unhealthy communication patterns. You’ll also learn a few ways to respond to a verbally abusive partner. Verbal abuse isn’t always direct or obvious, and it’s not always easy to recognize when… Read More »What to Do About Verbal Abuse in Your Relationship
These tips on how to find love in an unhappy marriage are inspired by a reader’s comment. She and her husband are unhappily married, and she doesn’t want to tell her family or friends. Here’s part of her comment: “My husband and I have been together… Read More »4 Ways to Create Love and Peace in an Unhappy Marriage