They say that “friends are the family we choose”. While some friendships may come and go, others can endure for decades (or possibly even a lifetime, if we’re lucky). When we were younger, it was often easier to make friends because we were in school. Classmates, team sports, and extracurricular activities often connected us with […]Continue Reading
From establishing an open line of communication and having compassion for the other person, to focusing on the positive and practicing forgiveness, featured here are 5 tips for creating happy relationships that last. Maintaining happy relationships definitely takes effort, but shouldn’t be viewed as hard work. Developing happy relationships (both romantic and platonic) have been scientifically […]Continue Reading
New Years resolutions frequently pertain to specific goals that people set at the beginning of the New Year. From making more money to losing weight and getting healthy, these are some of the most popular New Years resolutions that people create. While one third of the American population will be making vows come New Year’s Day to […]Continue Reading
Relationships don’t just happen overnight. They take hard work, compromise and need to be continually nurtured. Life’s stresses often put pressure on a relationship, so it’s important to give back to the relationship if it is to endure. No relationship is perfect but there are ways to improve your relationship so it will survive the […]Continue Reading
With Valentine’s Day just a couple weeks away, many people are starting to think about romance. Whether you’re looking for true love, a committed relationship, or just a casual encounter, the world of online dating is vastly different than it used to be. Online dating was once considered a hush-hush topic, never to be discussed […]Continue Reading
Every romantic relationship undergoes a series of changes as people begin to share their authentic selves with each other, learn about one another (both the good and the not-so-good aspects), and form deeper connections. But did you know that (healthy) relationships go through 4 stages of love? When each of the four fundamental components (mental, […]Continue Reading
As the old saying goes, “the best things in life aren’t things”. That phrase has a lot of merit in the meaning behind the message. The greatest personal rewards we can ever experience have to do with relationships; our relationships with family, friends, loved ones, community members, and the world in general.    In order […]Continue Reading
I recently caught a glimpse of Bravo Television’s new reality show “Miss Advised“, and was inspired to write a post about love and relationships because of what I saw in this particular episode.    One of the main characters (Julia Allison, a Journalist and Relationship Expert) was seeking the counsel of a “Love Coach” to […]Continue Reading