Laurie


7 Ways to Pick Up the Pieces of Your Broken Heart 2

The man you built your life around is gone, and you’re struggling to figure out how to move on from a broken heart. These ideas for Blossoming after a relationship ends will help you step into a new season of your life. Have you been pretending that everything is okay? You get out of bed in the morning, you do what […]

moving on from a broken heart

What to Expect When You End a Relationship 1

Leaving someone you once loved can bring unexpected surprises – some good, some bad. Here’s what to expend when you end a relationship, plus tips for coping with the fallout. This article was inspired by a comment a reader left on one of my most popular articles… “I know my boyfriend wants to end our relationship but I’m scared to let him […]

What to Expect When You End a Relationship

How to Let Go of a Past Relationship 1

The person you loved – and lost – will always be tucked away in your heart. These tips for letting go of a past relationship will help you remember the best of your love while you heal and move forward. “I wish I’d read your ideas for letting go of a first love when I was 14,” says Christine in […]

How to Let Go of a Past Relationship

4 Ways to Cope When Your Husband isn’t the Man You Married 1

Your husband isn’t the same man you married, and it’s unsettling – or downright scary! Read my tips for coping when your husband is different than he was before, and start Blossoming into the woman God created you to be. “My husband isn’t the man I married and it scares me,” says Alice on How to Cope With Changes in […]

the man i married

When Your Husband Returns From Combat – The Warrior Soul

The physical, emotional, and spiritual “soul damage” of war, combat experience, or military service is part of the battle you and your military husband will face when he comes home from active duty. Surviving and healing from the trauma and violence won’t be the most romantic thing you face as a married couple, but it could be the most important. […]

When Your Husband Returns From Combat Warrior Soul Edit

How to Cope With Heartache After the Break Up 2

Here’s the best tip for coping with heartache after a break up – even if you regret it and wish you were back together: stop trying to convince yourself that you need to heal. Stop trying to mend your broken heart, stop talking about how you need to move on, and stop searching the internet for tips on how to […]

coping with heartache after the break up

5 Ways to Survive “No Contact” in a Relationship 1

Whether you’re coping with a breakup or a temporary separation, surviving “no contact” in a relationship feels terrible. These tips will help you find hope and healing, peace and rest. I gathered both practical and emotional strategies for living without contacting someone you love. The first tip is from a woman who made the painful decision not to have any […]

How to Survive “No Contact” in a Relationship