Relationship Advice

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3 Steps to Potent Passion

3 Steps to Potent Passion

Couples seek ways to fire up their lives. Often the word passion denotes a focus on the bedroom. Passion means more than strictly a physical connection. Passion builds an existing connection. Couples without connection rarely create the heat necessary...
5 Things Making Him Pull Away

5 Things Making Him Pull Away

  Several things cause people to respond in certain ways within relationships. Couples rarely celebrate or even acknowledge the things drawing them toward one another. Only after a couple's implosion does one start looking at situations leading...
Chasing or Letting Go-Hard Truths About Relationships

Chasing or Letting Go-Hard Truths About Relationships

Everyone faces the eternal question of should one continue pursuing someone or letting go of a relationship at some point. The heartache caused by the struggle has less to do with the final decision than the fear of losing the "one that got away." You...
Do Women Have Unreasonable Expectations About Their Relationships?

Do Women Have Unreasonable Expectations About Their Relationships?

When discussions of genders occur, women often receive several unfair allegations leveled at them regarding their expectations within relationships. Makers of entertainment amplify one or more aspects giving stilted views for either comedy or added...
Expressing Love Without Neediness

Expressing Love Without Neediness

  The emotion of love brings with it countless twists and turns. Those under its sway report mood swings and uncontrollable behaviors. During those times, normal expressions of care create an unstable environment. Though it may sound counter-intuitive,...
Ladies, Dating Got You Frustrated? How to Get Back on Track

Ladies, Dating Got You Frustrated? How to Get Back on Track

Let's face it. I find dating frustrating. I find men frustrating. The reason is that I never understood them in the first place. I really don't understand them now, and it seems that all the dating rules have changed. Or maybe I have changed, and...
Mutual Respect: The Hidden Relationship Key

Mutual Respect: The Hidden Relationship Key

  When asking established couples what makes for a strong relationship, approximately 75 percent of them pointed to respect as a foundation component. Far too often people believe flashy things keep their relationship on track. A general lack...
Reviving Your Relationship without Being Needy

Reviving Your Relationship without Being Needy

Falling back into a relationship with an ex proves quite tempting as it scratches old itches. The relationship may have stirred physical attraction, emotional bonds or a sense of belonging. These create a powerful urge to return. Reestablishing a...
The Pitfalls of Trying to Buy Love

The Pitfalls of Trying to Buy Love

Movies create the expectation that with enough money you can have whatever you want. While this may appear true in a capitalistic society where it seems everything is for sale, the capturing of another person's heart refuses to fall into this category. You...
When Is the Right Time to Make Up?

When Is the Right Time to Make Up?

  Forgiveness within a relationship, whether an ongoing or a fractured one, is paramount. Without engaging in the constant dance of risk-taking, wronging, and repair of the relationship, couples never grow beyond the tiny, safe patch of grass...
Why Men Dump Women

Why Men Dump Women

While the end of a relationship will always prove difficult, women who receive no clear indication as to why he ended things may feel a deeper cut. This appears intuitive on the surface and could be resolved with a clear face to face conversation. Unfortunately,...