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How a Wrong Relationship Can Affect Your Health

How a Wrong Relationship Can Affect Your Health

The word relationship often wanders our minds towards a picture where couples are happily holding hands and living a peaceful life. However, no picture has just a single side. It’s not necessary that all relationships are merry, some are sour too. One doesn’t know if a relationship will work out or not until they get into it. By the time a person realizes that the relationship isn’t working out for them, it may be too late because wrong relationships can cast negative health effects on a person. You need to make sure to stay away from relationships…

The Best Reasons to Pick Out Your Own Engagement Ring Now

The Best Reasons to Pick Out Your Own Engagement Ring Now

It has long been debated whether women should have a say in what engagement ring they are presented with the moment the love of their life decides to propose. In fact, there are some strong opinions cautioning against getting involved for these reasons: • It takes away from the surprise factor since you know a proposal is coming • There is an awkwardness when you choose a ring…

What Gals Who Act Tough At Work Must Do To Find True Love

What Gals Who Act Tough At Work Must Do To Find True Love

Photo: Pexels Ever wonder why it’s so hard to find love when you have a great job? Here’s why men are intimidated by successful women, and what you need to do in order to be more approachable for quality men. Keywords: love, Relationshipsread more

How to Write a Love Letter & the Most Romantic Love Letters of All Time

How to Write a Love Letter & the Most Romantic Love Letters of All Time

Leading on-line dating site, RSVP shares their top tips for how to pen the perfect love letter this Valentine’s Day and if you need more inspiration to get started, we’ve included quotes from the most romantic love letters of all time. Writing down your feelings by hand can help resolve arguments, strengthen your relationships and could even score you a date! A survey of more than 1260 Australians, conducted in time for Valentine’s Day by online dating site RSVP and Pilot Pen …

4 Sugar Free Treats You and Your Sweetie can easily whip up at home

4 Sugar Free Treats You and Your Sweetie can easily whip up at home

Joining the quit sugar movement doesn’t mean you have to miss out on all the fun. 100% natural sweetener brand Natvia is encouraging loved up couples to celebrate Valentine’s Day in sugar free style with 4 unique easy-to-make treat recipes. With so many couples busy with work, children and other …

5 Rituals To Boost Your Chances of a Lucky in Love Valentine’s Day

5 Rituals To Boost Your Chances of a Lucky in Love Valentine’s Day

Casting a love spell to snare the man of your dreams might seem a bit far-fetched, but a well-known Australian psychic is suggesting a few easy rituals to help singles get control of their life and find love on the way. Rose Smith, who…

How to Support an Addicted Loved One Without Enabling Them

How to Support an Addicted Loved One Without Enabling Them

Having a loved one who is involved in substance abuse can be draining, and understandably so because you can’t turn your back on them when they need you most. Whether a spouse, family member, or friend, addiction not only affects the individual, but the people close to them too. People who suffer from some kind of substance abuse will always put their relationship with the substance …

10 Valentine’s Day Gift Hampers for Men

10 Valentine’s Day Gift Hampers for Men

Macarthur Baskets has been delivering smiles across Australia for more than 15 years. As one of Australia’s leading online hamper suppliers, Macarthur Baskets has delivered thousands of heart felt gifts with creamy chocolates, bubbly wines, gourmet goodies, cuddly bears and much more. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching we’re presenting a selection of Valentine’s Day gifts for Men from Macarthur Baskets. If none of these gifts for men impress, we recommend you also check out these online gift retailers: Interflora | Bockers & Pony | Flowers for Everyone | Yellow Octopus | Swarovski Liquid Gold Free …

5 Things That Will 100% KILL Your Relationship (Unless You Stop NOW)

5 Things That Will 100% KILL Your Relationship (Unless You Stop NOW)

Photo: weheartit Here are five of the most common relationship problems couples face — and how you can solve them. Keywords: love, RelationshipsBookmark/Share this post with: read more

Re-Buff! – Advice after Ending a Long Term Relationship

Re-Buff! – Advice after Ending a Long Term Relationship

Looking for advice after ending a long term relationship? Maybe all you have to do is look into your self. Or maybe not – you have to dig deep and not just look. Whatever you hear as you search for advice after ending a long term relationship, soon enough you’ll find out that you …

Touching Moments: Key to a Healthy and Happy Relationship

Touching Moments: Key to a Healthy and Happy Relationship

Disclosure: While the opinions below are my own, I was provided K-Y® Touch® and compensated by K-Y for this post. Let’s get real for a moment, shall we ladies? There is more to keeping the fire going in our marriages, than simply “looking good.” We talk a lot about skin care, beauty routines, fashion and fitness. Let’s stop and take a moment to talk about the other things that can affect our relationships and marriage. It’s Not…

If You Can Answer YES! To These 9 Q’s, You Two Are Meant To Be

If You Can Answer YES! To These 9 Q’s, You Two Are Meant To Be

Photo: weheartit There are subtle (not-so-subtle) signs that the one you love is the right one for you. Ask these 9 questions of your relationship to learn the truth. Keywords: Relationships, couplesBookmark/Share this post with: read more

He Won’t Fall For You Until You Give Him These 7 Things

He Won’t Fall For You Until You Give Him These 7 Things

Photo: unsplash / jose chomali Men and women have different needs in a relationship. Communicating them effectively is the key. Keywords: Relationships, couplesBookmark/Share this post with: read more

Should You Return Your Significant Other’s Kidney If You Fall Out Of Love? Twitter Weighs In

Should You Return Your Significant Other’s Kidney If You Fall Out Of Love? Twitter Weighs In

Twitter / A Give KidneyNG Trends posted an advice column article titled “My Girlfriend Donated a Kidney to Me But I’m Not in Love Anymore. What Do I Do?” and now all of Twitter is offering up their opinions and to no one’s surprise, memes. A reader wrote in to the site’s advice column to say he had been with …

Moms Are Looking Forward to Flowers, Chocolates and Family Time This Mother’s Day

Moms Are Looking Forward to Flowers, Chocolates and Family Time This Mother’s Day

Survey also reveals that some moms don’t leave Mother’s Day up to dads and kids – 50 percent pick out their own gifts at least sometimes   According to new research released today by Ebates.com, the pioneer and leader in online cash back shopping and subsidiary of the global Internet services company Rakuten, the top gift on American moms’ Mother’s Day gift wish list is quality time with their family (63 percent), followed by flowers (33 percent) and chocolate (28 percent). The top five gifts on…

A Woman’s Power to Influence

A Woman’s Power to Influence

As women, we seem to think that the best way to influence our partner is either by nagging, yelling or shutting down when we feel he is ignoring us. The problem, though, is that moore often than not we expect men to read our minds and understand what we want from them. Unfortunately, that is the path that will lead to certain death for any relationship for the simple reason that men are so different in how they process feelings and emotions. For example, a woman wants to talk about her problems whereas men tend to go…

5 Reasons I Freaking HATE ‘The Bachelor’ (But Still Believe In Love)

The Bachelor and Bachelorette is a slap in the face to love. Keywords: the bachelor, Relationships, Reality TV, the bacheloretteBookmark/Share this post with: read more

Recognizing Verbal Abuse So You Can Take Steps to End It

Recognizing Verbal Abuse So You Can Take Steps to End It

By Holly E. Messick During the first twelve years of my second marriage, my husband and I were involved in a verbally abusive relationship.  Because I had experienced ongoing verbal abuse since childhood, I was unaware of what was occurring in my marriage as it was unfolding.  It wasn’t until we’d been together 10 years and the abuse began spiraling out of control, that I sought the help of a counselor who made me…

Open Thread: How Do You Map Relationship Boundaries On Social Media?

Open Thread: How Do You Map Relationship Boundaries On Social Media?

We’ve all witnessed the implosion of relationships on social media. There’s glaring signs, like deleting kissing photos, exchanging subliminal statuses, and secretly updating relationship statuses from “in a relationship” to “single.” Knowing that social media platforms offer ringside access to the rise and declines of relationships makes many couples cautious about what they share publicly. When I first started …

When Friendships Split: The Healthy Way Forward

When Friendships Split: The Healthy Way Forward

Friendships are one of the natural wonders of the world, because human beings are ever static. We’re designed to accommodate constant change in our physical and social environment with our own constantly changing thoughts, emotions, and behaviors. Getting two people experiencing this change and movement to happily coexist for any length of time in the form of a friendship is something of a miracle. It doesn’t always last, of course. Each of us has needs and capacities that need to be met and exercised for us to feel happy and satisfied. Friends…