Marriage problems are difficult to generalize because each situation and each couple is different. But one thing is universal: at the root of most problems is a feeling of not being emotionally supported. Here are some tips on how to understand your partner’s emotional needs. [Read more…]
I had a friend I’d known since kindergarten. We grew up together, shared many memories and secret jokes, and were (at least I thought) ‘close.’ But the friendship felt weird. Most conversations ended with me feeling bad. When I was going through a bad time, I actually hesitated to call her because I knew she wouldn’t listen. Eventually I decided it was a dead-end friendship. Do you have a friend like this? [Read more…]
You can be funny, sweet and a generally nice guy—but some habits are just plain dealbreakers. So if you’re wondering why girls aren’t into you, or why a really exciting date fizzled out 10 seconds after she stepped into your apartment, this list can help you find the real problem (and solve it!). [Read more…]
Looking a happy, loving, and positive relationship? It’s not in mastering different sexual positions or flying off to a romantic vacation. The most important step lies in having a happy, loving and positive attitude—and that, ironically, begins in the relationship we have with ourselves. [Read more…]
It was easier to make friends in school: you just struck a conversation with someone in your class, or signed up for a club or a sport, and voila—a potential kindred spirit. But once we start working, our circles narrow down considerably. We’re busy, often shuttling straight from the office to our home. When we do go out, it’s usually with the same people: co-workers, old school friends.
But you can widen your social circles, and make new girlfriends that can share your interests and expand your horizons. Here are some tips. [Read more…]