Do You Have Overbearing Parents? 7 Signs & How to Handle Them

By |2020-02-23T13:52:49+03:00October 5th, 2019|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

You're scared silly when it comes to having Sunday Dinner with your overbearing parents, and dread the off-the-cuff, critical remarks they make. You're not alone. You shouldn't fear your parents since you're an adult. But it's hard to deal with their tight control, even after decades. If you're uncomfortable with how yours relate to you, you'll find this article useful. Why Are Some Parents Overbearing? All of us are familiar with helicopter parents who micromanage their children, even after they've grown. But what makes them

Signs & Stages of a Narcissistic Relationship: Are You in One?

By |2020-02-27T21:28:39+03:00May 29th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

If you’re in a relationship with a narcissistic person, you will know by the signs. A relationship like this will drain you. The narcissistic relationship can be explained by first understanding what it is and where it comes from. Narcissism comes from a surprising place, and we all have some amount of narcissistic characteristics. This is normal. What is not normal, however, is acting at either drastic end of this spectrum. The place you want to, in order to have healthy relationships, is in the

Why Conditional Love Is So Common & 6 Hidden Reasons Behind It

By |2020-03-02T14:21:30+03:00April 13th, 2019|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Love comes in many forms, but there’s a focus on two common types: conditional and unconditional one. How can we define common beliefs? Some people believe that conditional love is not true love. I do think that is the most common belief. Unconditional love, on the other hand, is seen as supreme love, true love, and relational enlightenment. So, if unconditional love is true love, then what can we say about conditional one? Hidden reasons for conditional love Let me dive further into unconditional love

6 Subtle Signs of Emotional Abuse in Marriage You Should Never Ignore

By |2019-07-27T17:48:43+03:00June 8th, 2018|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Abuse is not just about physical attacks. It can also include emotional abuse. Emotional abuse in marriage is often pushed aside as normal. Most people on this planet have endured some sort of abusive behavior in their lifetime. But, I’m not just speaking of physical or sexual abuse. There is another type of abuse that can leave mental scars, and these scars can be difficult to accept. Emotional abuse in marriage is not rare. In fact, this type of abuse happens in about 40% of

Warning Signs of Self-Sabotage That May Cost You Happiness and Success

By |2020-03-23T19:22:33+03:00May 29th, 2018|Categories: Personal Growth, Relationships & Social Life, Self-Improvement, Success & Money|Tags: , , , , , |

Self-sabotage is often that one thing that stops us from living your dreams. Could you be sabotaging yourself without even knowing? Check out the 10 signs below. Whether you are guilty of self-sabotage or not, most probably, you have a dream life. In your dream life, everything is perfect the way you want them to be. You are working on your dream job. You love your job so much that you feel excited every morning when you are about to step out of the door

10 Things Helicopter Parents Do to Their Children (Even Adult Children)

By |2019-04-03T16:14:03+03:00August 15th, 2017|Categories: Family & Parenting, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , |

Helicopter parents are those moms or dads who take excessive interest in the lives of their children and an overprotective take on their safety. It basically describes a parent who has a tendency to hover over their child… well, like a helicopter at any given moment. Whether it’s to do with school work or experiences, the helicopter parents are the parents who are always there. Well, sometimes they are there a little too much. That’s not to say that a helicopter parent is a bad

8 Things Manipulative Women Do To Get What They Want

By |2020-02-02T21:32:34+03:00May 5th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life, Social Life|Tags: , , , |

I am (a) woman, hear me roar, goes a line from the famous song by Helen Reddy. Manipulative women do more than that. They use their charm to get ahead of the pack. Controlling behavior isn't gender exclusive. Note also that not all women use their feminine wiles. That said, what tricks a manipulative woman would be likely to use? What Ιs Manipulative Behavior? A person who manipulates others is basically getting what he or she wants without considering the needs of others. Though everyone

How to Recognize Controlling Behavior in the Early Stages of a Relationship

By |2020-03-16T20:15:13+03:00March 16th, 2017|Categories: Relationships, Relationships & Social Life|Tags: , , , , , |

Are you frightened of offending your partner? Are you unexpectedly quiet and reserved when he or she is around? A manipulative or abusive relationship can run you ragged both physically and emotionally. If you have such a partner, you will want to leave the relationship as early as possible. However, romantic involvement can make you oblivious to controlling behavior. Controlling personalities have ways to mask their conduct. So, how would you know when your partner has you wrapped too tightly around his or her little