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Here Are Possible Reasons Your Date Went Radio Silent

Here Are Possible Reasons Your Date Went Radio Silent

A friend called me in confusion, verging on alarm. She was in the early stages of a new relationship. They met at a bar; they had gone on a few dates and spent a late night or two texting. Then the woman whom my friend initially really liked stopped responding to texts. Emails went unanswered, […]

In The Spirit Of Valentine

In The Spirit Of Valentine

A long-term relationship goes through many stages. After almost a year with my boyfriend, I’ve noticed a shift happen: Date-night jeans have turned into loungewear sweatpants, and our time together is not always meaningful and romantic. The thing is, we just moved in together two months ago, and while I’m adjusting to our new cohabitation (it’s new […]

Opinion poll: How Often Should Lovers Communicate? See what people are saying

Opinion poll: How Often Should Lovers Communicate? See what people are saying

Every relationship is unique, there is really no hard or fast rule about how often you should communicate with your partner, however, the reward of having good communication cannot be overemphasized. Communication is the cornerstone of a relationship and it creates connection. Lack of communication brings a big disconnect between lovers. Never expect your lover […]

Don’t Be A Helicopter Parent, Learn These Skills

Don’t Be A Helicopter Parent, Learn These Skills

There is no defined technique for parenting. But with the internet, you would easily get tips from “parenting experts” but this can be contradictory sometimes. What you should know is that parenting involves promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social and intellectual development, of a child from birth to adulthood. When a parent is a […]

Tips For Having A Great Relationship

Tips For Having A Great Relationship

Connecting with someone romantically, emotionally, and physically can be really amazing. But there’s a lot of work that goes into building a good relationship. What are some tips for having a great relationship? No relationship is perfect all the time. But in a healthy relationship, both people feel good about the relationship most of the […]

How To Establish New Habits As A Couple

How To Establish New Habits As A Couple

You must want to be constructive to make it happen, especially if you need to overcome your own hurt feelings to figure out how to fix your relationship. You may have a wonderful store of knowledge, skills and tools, but if you lack the intention to use them, the point is moot. We have a […]

The Deal Breakers Before Marriage

The Deal Breakers Before Marriage

1. Monogamy. If both partners do not want the same thing, it is not a good match. In order for a monogamous or an open relationship to work, both people need to be in agreement and have the same desire in terms of their level of commitment. Compromising on this issue will only lead to enormous […]

8 Ways To Be A Better Spouse

8 Ways To Be A Better Spouse

Take Care Of Yourself Being a great spouse is based on making sure your basic needs—such as eating healthy food, exercising, and getting good sleep—are being met. “I know that I am a better wife when I take care of myself. When I am not getting enough sleep, exercise, and laughter, I feel bitter and […]

‘I’ve Been All Sizes’ – Miranda Lambert

‘I’ve Been All Sizes’ – Miranda Lambert

Almost all of Miranda Lambert’s biggest hits centre around heartbreak, revenge, and honky-tonk hell-raising. While the 36-year-old country megastar can still serve up plenty of badass attitudes onstage, her real-life has been full of smiles lately. And for good reason. Lambert has just released her highly anticipated seventh studio album, Wildcard. The songs are fully inspired by […]

She Was Gang-Raped By 4 Men—Here’s What We Need To Stop Sexual Violence

She Was Gang-Raped By 4 Men—Here’s What We Need To Stop Sexual Violence

  Brenda Tracy, 45, says she was brutally assaulted by football players in 1998. Now, she travels to campuses around the country, sharing her story with athletes. By the time I was 24, I was back living at home. My husband had become abusive, so I took my two sons and moved in with my […]