Tag: relationships

7 Big Mistakes To Avoid During A Divorce

Divorce is always going to be messy, there’s no way around it. It’s not just about the end of a relationship, it’s a huge lifestyle shift for both parties involved, as well as the rest of the family. If you…

How to make a long-term relationship work

An increasing number of long-term relationships, including marriages, appear to be ending these days. There are many things that we can do to salvage relationships or prevent them from becoming stale in the first place. Continue reading for our top…

Three Questions To Ask When Your Relationship Is In a Rut + Podcast!

Stale patches; those times when your relationship feels about as delectable as day-old donuts. Just as those metaphorical donuts get too hard to chew, your relationship also becomes harder to swallow. Photo by Inga Seliverstova from Pexels But are stale…

ADDICTED to You Do You (a dating podcast): In Defense of Ultimatums

“Ultimatum” is a four-syllable word, but when it comes to hetero relationships, society acts like it’s more of a “four-letter-word.” Well, I’m here to tell you that’s effed up! Ultimatums are a valuable tool to keep in your relationship toolkit….

5 Things Couples Can Do To Be More Intimate With Each Other

Being able to truly enjoy intimacy with your partner means allowing yourself to engross yourself in every fibre of their being and appreciate it the whole time. That feeling when you hold someone close who means the world to you…

How Apps Made Dating Less Creepy (Yes, Really…)

Did you know 40% of American couples now meet through technology? And yet, we all know some anachronistic holdout who insists finding a partner online is “creepy.” Well, as someone who met her spouse on OkCupid (true story!), I’d like…

Three Ways Dating Is Like An Unpaid Part-time Job

I once read an interview with Wendy Newman, where the romance guru confessed it took her 121 first dates to meet a long-term partner. At the time, I balked. How could dating be that hard? Weren’t people who took forever…

Divorce: How To Create A Strategy Following Separation

If you find yourself to be separated from your spouse as one or both of you feel the relationship is in trouble, or even completely broken down, then you need to think about how to approach your next steps very…

Four Tips For Creating Healthy Relationships

Healthy relationships require a lot of effort. It’s important to do things that make your partner feel seen, safe, and appreciated. In the spirit of living our best love lives, here are four helpful tips for fostering that loving feeling!…

Four Questions To Ask Yourself Before Settling Down

Finding a great partner is definitely a great step to a fulfilling romantic relationship, but as rom-coms always neglect to tell us, there’s more to it than that. Photo by Min An from Pexels A good relationship takes work, and…

Five Sayings That Discriminate Against Single People

As someone who was single for a long time before she wasn’t, I know firsthand how coupled people often Other the unattached. Photo by Molly Belle on Unsplash In the spirit of using more inclusive language, I’ve compiled a list…

5 Things I Learned About Dating When I Was Single

Today I am a boring married lady. But, before I exchanged wedding vows with my husband a few months back, I spent more than a decade in, and out, of the wrong relationships. With experience like that comes some good…