When Things Get “Emotionally Weird”

Meghan was enjoying her new companion. They had great conversations. He was so interesting. They shared a lot of the same opinions about the world. And he was so generous and thoughtful. He picked up pretty rocks for her, because he knew she collected them. He was...

How Cute Puppies Can Improve Your Relationship

How do you handle difficult patches in your relationships? How do you reclaim the magic? The answer can make or break a relationship. Some couples can go through a rough period and come out the other side closer. Some just . . . don’t make. Would you like to know what...

Getting What You Want From Your Guy

Tell me if you’ve heard this one. There’s an old metaphor people sometimes use to describe relationships. They say relationships are like a checking account. You make deposits when you do something nice or meaningful for your man. When you need something...

When He’s Not Putting Your Relationship First

Do you ever feel like everything else in his life comes first instead of you? His friends. His sports teams. His gym. His phone. It’s not like you expect his undivided attention 24-7. But it sure would be nice if once in a while you heard him say, “No, I can’t do...

How to Keep the Spark Alive in Your Relationship

Relationships get boring. It’s inevitable. You’re with the same person. You do the same things. And that’s exactly what you wanted when you got together. Security. Stability. No nasty surprises. But our craving for constancy comes at a very big price: We give up...