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How to Know if Your “Lover’s Spats” Are Destroying Your Relationship 3

Some relationship conflict – such as an occasional “lover’s spat” – is normal and even healthy for couples. But, fighting can start to affect how you feel about each other and even destroy your relationship. The following signs that a couple’s fights are unhealthy and destructive are inspired by a reader. “My boyfriend and I fight all the time, yet we really do […]

Lover’s Spats Are Destroying Relationship

10 Ways to Stop Being a Needy Girlfriend and Feel Confident Again 1

These tips on how to love your boyfriend without anxiety or fear can save your relationship, for you will learn how to stop being a needy girlfriend. I was inspired to write this article for a reader who asked for help with her anxious attachment style…but don’t let the words “anxious attachment style” scare you; they have the power to teach you how to […]

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What You Need to Know About Dating Outside Your Faith 1

Should you date a guy – or stay with a boyfriend – who doesn’t believe in God? Here’s how to decide, plus 9 tips for relationships and dating outside your faith. I wrote this article for RosyBelle (not her real name), who asked about her relationship with someone who doesn’t share her faith: “I’ve been dating this guy about a year […]

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Why Married Men Cheat – and How to Prevent It 182

Marriage counselor Gary Neuman explains why men cheat – and it’s not because the other woman is more attractive. The best way to prevent husbands from cheating in marriage is to know why they stray from their wives. “[My boyfriend] had slept with a woman that weekend,” says Seattle-based life coach Sarah Cline in Brangelina proves you should never trust a […]


How to Love an Emotionally Unavailable Man  9

You’re in a relationship with an emotionally unavailable man, and you love him too much to leave. Writing hundreds of relationship articles – and reading thousands of comments – has shown me that you’re not alone! In this article, you’ll find 10 tips on how to love a man who isn’t available emotionally or spiritually. But first, here’s what a wife […]

How to Love an Emotionally Unavailable Man

How to Stop Your Boyfriend’s Mother From Ruining Your Relationship 98

You love your boyfriend, but his mom…yikes! Here’s how to stop your boyfriend’s mother from causing problems and ruining your relationship with the man you love. I was inspired to write this article by a reader who loves her boyfriend, but is struggling with his family members. “My boyfriend’s mother controls everything he does, and he does exactly what she says,” […]

How to Stop Your Boyfriend’s Mother From Ruining Your Relationship