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Soul Mates

9 Signs You've Found Your Soulmate (If You Believe In That Sort Of Thing)

The Huffington Post | Kelsey Borresen | Posted 06.27.2014 | Weddings

Mention the word "soulmate" to a group of people and you're bound to get a few eye rolls. The idea that there's one magical person for you who you'll ...

So, Your Husband Is Not Your 'Soul Mate'?

Naomi Mac Millan | Posted 06.13.2014 | Weddings
Naomi Mac Millan

The only thing that's standing in the way of your own happiness, fulfillment, satisfaction, meaning, purpose, whatever, is yourself.

Love Letters From WWII: In Memory of My Father

Janie Emaus | Posted 06.09.2014 | Fifty
Janie Emaus

Not until finding the box of three hundred or more letters written by my dad, as a young soldier, to my mom, his new bride. As I read through them, something truly magical happened again. That young couple who met on the beach came alive for me.

How Disney Sabotaged Our Love Lives

Ashley Crouch | Posted 06.23.2014 | Women
Ashley Crouch

The widespread cultural belief in "soul mate ideology" undermines our chances at happiness because it makes us passive receivers of idyllic romantic expectations.

When Your Soul-Mate Throws a Wrench in Your Plans

Linda S. Haase | Posted 06.08.2014 | Women
Linda S. Haase

Every now and then, I wake up and wonder who the guy is in my bed and why there is a minivan parked in my driveway. I love the guy, and our daughter, and our cute little house in suburbia. But sometimes I do wonder how the hell I wound up in this life.

When Your Relationship Is Rocky, Look Right at Your Expectations

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 05.28.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

One of the best ways to think of a relationship on the rocks is to reflect on your expectations for your relationship. What are they? What is it that you really want from your partner? What could your partner do now that would -- from your point of view -- make the relationship work again?

Just Who Was This Romanian, Edward Theodoru, Any Way?

Marie Marley | Posted 11.30.2013 | Fifty
Marie Marley

Ed came here from Romania in his mid-50s as a penniless political refugee fleeing the brutal communist regime. All they would let him take out of the country was $100, one suitcase and the clothes on his back.

Lost In Engagement: How I Lost My Mind Waiting For A Ring

Caitlyn Becker | Posted 02.02.2013 | Women
Caitlyn Becker

I thought the clouds would part and the angels would descend with a Vera Wang gown. Reality? Not so much. No one ever tells you how to handle the purgatory between knowing you found The One and Saying I Do.

Soul Mates of Karmic Connections?

Jeannie E. Javelosa | Posted 11.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Jeannie E. Javelosa

People think soul mates are always harmonious relationships involving that perfect other who looks for us through space, time, and many lifetimes to be together happily every after now.

Attracting the Wrong Person -- What Type of Energy Are You Putting Out?

Amanda Slavin | Posted 10.09.2012 | Healthy Living
Amanda Slavin

You attract a mirror image of the energy you give out, so when you keep complaining about attracting the wrong person, you have to thank those people for shedding light on something you may need to change about yourself.

Soul Mates Don't Exist

Sadhguru | Posted 09.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sadhguru

If you do not understand the limitations of your relationship, it gets greatly decorated, but when it crashes it becomes so ugly you cannot even walk out of it gracefully.

Why Do Divorced Couples Remarry?

msn.com | Laura T. Coffey | Posted 08.27.2011 | Divorce

British novelist Iris Murdoch once said, "Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is." Could those words help to...

The Elusive Soul Mate: From Fantasy to Reality

Douglas LaBier | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Douglas LaBier

I think there's a way to grow and develop the soul mate experience with your partner. But it does require a strong, perhaps unexplainable connection to begin with.