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4 Tips to Help You Cope With a Surprising Revelation in Your Relationship

Rhonda Milrad | Posted 05.26.2016 | Healthy Living
Rhonda Milrad

Here are 4 tips to help you cope when a secret is shared by your partner early on in your new relationship.

How Much Is Too Much When Dating?

Jennifer Nagy | Posted 05.06.2016 | Women
Jennifer Nagy

As an almost mid-thirties divorcée, I'm not interested in wasting my precious time with someone who isn't going to be noteworthy in some sense, be it for amazing sex or a long-term relationship. At the same time, I strongly believe in taking risks in my life and, especially, in love. If I see potential in a person, I do what I can to give the fledgling relationship a proper shot.

Why Texting Should Not Be Used in a New Relationship

Stephanie Michele | Posted 09.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Stephanie Michele

Disclaimer: If you are not willing or wanting to commit to the development of a healthy relationship... this post is not for you. Okay. If you are st...

7 Life Lessons My 2nd Husband Taught Me

Martina Mercer | Posted 08.21.2015 | Divorce
Martina Mercer

Looking back 10 years, I've realized that I've hardly changed at all, but my outlook on life and my attitude has. When I consider what's brought about these dramatic changes from my 20s to my 30s, I see one common denominator. My second, and current, and hopefully last husband.

6 Reasons Why Gray Areas Are Okay When Starting A New Relationship

Adina Evans | Posted 05.04.2015 | Women
Adina Evans

Things will be a bit shaky and unclear, but what's important to remember is that you're not signing any binding contract that demands you to read the fine print before sealing the deal. Yes, there are gray areas in every new relationship, but that doesn't mean it's not worth while!

5 Steps to Manifest New Love in Your Life

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 03.15.2015 | Women
Jennifer Twardowski

What past resentments do you still need to let go and heal from? What actions can you take or plans that you can make to better love yourself? How can you start having more fun in your life today? Share your answers in the comments below!

5 Steps to Take Before Starting a New Relationship

Jill P. Weber, Ph.D. | Posted 10.28.2014 | Women
Jill P. Weber, Ph.D.

Those who are sincerely happy with their romantic choices spend more energy working on their own self-development than on appearing a certain way to attract love. Instead of concentrating on playing the game to entice a partner, put your focus on these five principles.

4 Reasons To Seek Couples Therapy Sooner Rather Than Later

Ian Oliver | Posted 10.27.2014 | Divorce
Ian Oliver

Many people have a negative association to the word "therapist" or "counselor." They think that seeing one means something isn't right and at times that might be true, but seeing a therapist early on in a relationship or marriage can do a lot to guide it in the right direction instead of trying to save it later on.

9 Ways NOT To Impress A Woman

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 04.18.2014 | Women

From revealing romantic feelings for a friend to crafting a spiffy e-opener, catching the interest of someone you'd like to date can be hard. (Serious...

The Too-Fast, Too-Soon Flytrap

Michelle Kennedy | Posted 05.11.2014 | Women
Michelle Kennedy

So why not take it slow, and do it the mature way? Because it's easier to swan dive in and start pretending, I guess. Maybe leaping into the flytrap helps us avoid the vulnerable conversations that come when you authentically look each other in the face and speak the truth at a careful pace.

'Maybe This Time...'

Robert Levithan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Robert Levithan

Recently I met a fellow. He's about to turn 30 and is just so curious and engaging and sweet and sexy. Logic says, "Run the other way!" but my heart says, "Take a chance! You'll give and get and see." My heart usually wins, but this time, I'm going to step back.

Successful Relationships Include 'Me' and 'We'

Robin Hoffman | Posted 10.22.2013 | Healthy Living
Robin Hoffman

In every romantic relationship, there are three relationships going on. There is the relationship I have with myself, the relationship my partner has with himself and the relationships that exists between my partner and I.

How My Ex Showed Me What I Really Want In A Relationship

Posted 07.12.2013 | Divorce

There's nothing like a bad relationship to convince you of what you do -- and really don't -- want in your next relationship. That's what we were ...

The Top 5 Things Men Seek in Relationships

Zondra Hughes | Posted 04.15.2013 | Chicago
Zondra Hughes

Perhaps men are evolving and embracing their wiser, more rational, feminine side. What do you think?

Is It True Love? The 4 Stages Of Every New Relationship

| Jessica Zaleski | Posted 01.03.2012 | Home

If you just started seeing someone new, chances are your relationship is going to go through some stages. These stages happen in almost every relation...