Relationships & Social Life

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Some advice on how to establish social connections, build relationships with other people and communicate effectively

6 Toxic Behaviors Social Media Users Adopt Without Even Noticing

By | 2017-10-17T20:54:41+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Categories: Lifestyle, Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Social media users are notorious for poor online conduct. The sweet-tempered secretary who greets you at the office may have a nasty online persona. She is among the social media users who behave one way online, and quite another off. Why the 'split personality? What are the effects of errant conduct on Facebook and Twitter? Why social media users misbehave So, why are people so free with their behavior on social media? Psychologists attribute it to the Online Disinhibition Effect. Simply put, being on the

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How to Deal With Toxic People in a Mentally Strong Way

By | 2017-10-13T19:46:57+00:00 October 13th, 2017|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Relationships|Tags: , , , |

You can cry or you can get angry, but none of these will work. There are better ways of learning how to deal with toxic people, trust me. This is how I learned to deal with toxic people. I'm ashamed to admit that it took decades of my life to learn how to deal with toxic people in a healthy manner. My first reaction was to examine, and then ultimately, blame myself for what my partner, the narcissist, was doing. This toxic person in my

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7 Ways Authentic Happiness Differs from the Fake Version

By | 2017-10-08T21:00:58+00:00 October 8th, 2017|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Social life|Tags: , , |

Authentic happiness doesn’t depend on what you do or your friends. Quite the contrary, real happiness is something much more than that. Life can be confusing, especially during those years when you're fighting and trying to gain your footing in the world. Self-love is also fleeting and authentic happiness seems like an emotion that just comes and goes. Unfortunately, during so many of these years of our lives, we really have no idea what true happiness is. True happiness has nothing to do with what

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10 Signs of a Toxic Friend Who Is Secretly Poisoning Your Life

By | 2017-10-08T04:27:42+00:00 October 7th, 2017|Categories: Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The signs of a toxic friend are subtle. You may not know how bad your friend is for you  because you're caught up in your friendship. But you'll feel the toxicity after some time. So, how would you recognize the signs of a toxic friend and deal with them?   How would you identify this friend before he or she throws your life into chaos? What is a toxic friendship? Friendships are vital because they impact all aspects of our lives. Good ones are enriching; conversely, toxic ones

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10 Signs of a Controlling Relationship You Should Never Ignore

By | 2017-10-06T20:27:01+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

Relationships can be complicated at the best of times, but there are some relationships that can turn toxic. How to recognize a controlling relationship? This can sneak up on you, or it could happen all at once, but once it happens it can be detrimental to both partners in the relationship, and to those around them. All relationships can be at risk of turning toxic, no matter the age, gender or sexual orientation, so you need to be aware of the signs of a controlling

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7 Negative Behavior Situations That Kill Your Confidence and Ways to Avoid Them

By | 2017-10-03T20:51:56+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Personal Growth, Self-Improvement, Social life|Tags: , , , , , |

There are some negative behavior patterns that you may be following unconsciously and that is destroying your self-confidence without you even knowing. You put on your favorite jeans. You just got new shoes and you love them. Your favorite jacket is ready to go. You look good and you know it. Suddenly, the old patterns emerge. You start having doubts. Maybe the jeans are too tight. That other person, who’s always stealing the spotlight, is looking way better than you. What’s going on? Where did

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10 Questions to Ask to Deepen Your Connection with Someone

By | 2017-10-02T20:37:42+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , , |

There are some thought-provoking questions to ask when you seek to deepen your connection with a person, especially if it is a romantic partner. Whether you have been with a partner for ten months or ten years, you can always find yourself finding out more about them and feeling closer in the relationship. You may know their favorite food, their favorite color and everything else that there is to know, but there is always more that you can find out, and it keeps the relationship

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10 Ways to Say I Love You Which Are Better Than Saying the Words Themselves

By | 2017-09-30T20:34:28+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Saying the ‘L’ word in a relationship is a big step that moves it from dating to serious. There also are ways to say I love you without saying a word. The longer you are in a relationship, though, the more you will have said the words ‘I love you.’ Sometimes it can feel as though it doesn’t have the same power that it did the first time you said it, even though your feelings may have grown and become more powerful since then. Sometimes

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