Relationships

Tips on how to build a strong and happy relationship with your romantic partner to make sure that it will last. Articles about problems, disagreements and toxic patterns that often arise in relationships and ways to prevent and handle them.

Companionate Love: Probably the Most Durable Yet Rare One

By |2020-02-22T17:26:55+03:00November 24th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

We are all searching for love and there are the luckiest among us who find companionate love, the rarest love. Love is one of the most valued concepts in the world. We are all searching for that one special person to spend our lives with. There are many kinds of love in the world, the love we share with friends, with family, and with our partners. Then, there is the rarest form of love: companionate love. It is one of the most durable and intimate

6 Different Types of Attraction Between Men and Women

By |2019-11-11T21:36:41+03:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Strong feelings and love between a man and woman aren't always the same. There are several different types of attraction. I’ve only recently learned that there are several types of attraction between and man and woman. I always just thought you met, fell in love and then you either had your happy ending or you didn’t. If you didn’t, well, that usually ended in divorce. Types of attraction Apparently, there are several types of intense attractions which could all be forms of love, and I

5 Instances When Lying in a Relationship Can Lead to a Breakup

By |2020-02-22T00:25:11+03:00November 2nd, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Relationships rely on mutual trust and communication. Lying in a relationship or being untruthful can lead to jealousy, doubt, and distrust. There are some things you should absolutely never lie about, which can be particularly damaging to a healthy relationship. Here are the five top things to avoid lying about in your relationship: 1. How you really feel Especially in a new relationship, it is easy to be swept up in the tide of emotions and excitement and perhaps not be completely truthful about how

White Knight Syndrome or Why You Attract the Wrong People

By |2020-02-22T17:51:50+03:00November 1st, 2019|Categories: Mental Health & Wellbeing, Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Maybe there’s a reason why you’re not finding Mr. Right. Maybe it’s the white knight syndrome which causes you to pick the wrong partner. As I think back on my early adulthood, I remember many times when I rescued partners in relationships. I gave them money, in which they wasted, I gave them 100% of my energy, even though I think they probably only gave me less than half of that, and I just couldn’t stop coming to the rescue. This didn’t happen in one

6 Unexpected Benefits of Rebounding After a Painful Breakup

By |2019-11-01T17:13:09+03:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , |

Rebounds; we have all been there. But are there benefits of rebounding following the breakdown of a relationship? Every cloud has a silver lining – here are six reasons why: 1. Distraction One of the hardest aspects of a breakup, particularly after a serious or long-term relationship, is mentally accepting that it is time to move on. There can be so many difficult and upsetting aspects to this transitionary period, from possibly moving home, losing friends, letting go of the deep personal connection you may

Ambivalent Attachment Style: 6 Signs Your Partner Has It

By |2020-02-22T18:04:00+03:00October 26th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

One of the most stressful characteristics of a relationship is the ambivalent attachment style. You’re either hot or cold, and it's irritating. An ambivalent attitude is strange in its attachment style. One moment you are clingy and the next you want nothing to do with your partner. You cannot decide whether you’re accepted or whether you’re being rejected. Let me tell you, it’s a nightmare if you’ve ever exhibited this form of attachment. If your partner is doing this, I feel for you. The ambivalent

Eye Contact Attraction: How to Find If Someone Likes You

By |2020-02-22T18:15:34+03:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Body language is extremely powerful, and is as important a communication method as the spoken word; but how does eye contact attraction work, and how do you know if somebody is really attracted to you by looking at their eyes? What does it mean when a person cannot hold eye contact? The term ‘shifty’ is widely used to describe someone with ill intent. What this really means is that the person is unable to hold or maintain eye contact, and their gaze keeps shifting. This

What Is Fatuous Love and 6 Signs You Are Experiencing It

By |2019-10-16T20:19:17+03:00October 16th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , |

Fatuous love is common, more common than you think. You know that crush feeling, well, it’s similar to that. Have you ever been absolutely infatuated with someone? I mean, just like a crush, have you ever had thoughts day in and day out about only this person? If so, you’ve been a victim of fatuous love. This type of love isn’t really true love at all, and I will tell you why. 6 signs of fatuous love: do you feel this way about your new