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5 Little Things – That Make a Big Difference – in Healing Emotional Pain

If you find it comforting to know you’re not alone, then you’ll be comforted here. These tips on how to heal your emotional pain are inspired by a man who lost his wife a year ago. He’s one of the kindest, gentlest souls I’ve ever met, and his story is the most sadly romantic one I’ve heard in a long […]

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How to Get Over the One Who Got Away

How to Get Over the One That Got Away

The truth? You’ll never fully get over “the one that got away.” The consolation? You can learn how to live in peace, acceptance, and even joy — even without someone you thought would always be part of your life. Sometimes we think we’re living in the present, but we’re actually surrounded by ghosts of the past. I don’t mean the type […]


When the Man You Married Changed – and Not for Better

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 […]

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11 Ways to Stop Being the “Clingy Girlfriend” in a Relationship

11 Ways to Stop Being the “Clingy Girlfriend” in a Relationship 

Needy girlfriends are suffocating and unappealing – both to themselves and to their boyfriends! Learn how to stop being clingy in a relationship, and how to start Blossoming into the woman you know deep down you’re meant to be. You were created to love and be loved, to give your heart and to receive a man’s heart in return. You […]


How to Stop PMS From Causing Problems in Your Relationship

These 8 tips will help you avoid the unnecessary frustration and regret that PMS (premenstrual syndrome) problems cause in your relationships. It may be easier than you think to keep the peace at home and work, despite the extreme mood swings and hormonal fluctuations that happen in your body every month. “Every month it’s the same – we turn irrational, […]


How to Know if You Can Trust a New Boyfriend

How to Know if You Can Trust Someone in a New Relationship

A new relationship is both scary and exciting, risky and rewarding! It’s even better when you trust your new partner. These tips on how to know if you can trust a new boyfriend are inspired by a reader who says… “I’m a 32 year old woman, I’ve been in several relationships, and even though some were great they all had […]


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

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 […]

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How to Tell Your Boyfriend the Truth

You don’t lie to your boyfriend, but you’re not exactly honest, are you? It’s time to tell the truth. These 7 tips on how to be honest with your boyfriend will help you set healthy boundaries in your relationship. I was inspired to write this article for two readers. The first wants to tell her boyfriend the truth about how she feels, […]