10 Steps to a Closer Relationship

Good relationships almost never just happen. They usually are a combination of hard work, honest communication, and going the extra mile to add a little magic.

10 Ways to Build Positive Attachment

If you had a connection before, you can have it again. If you need a model for building a good relationship, consider what the word “attachment” spells out:

10 Ways to Propel Your Love Forward

Trust that you are in this relationship for a reason and never stop looking for it. Couples who gently explore each other simply get more from life together.

Halloween: It's Not Just a Kids' Holiday Anymore

These days, we need as much uplifting as we can get, so taking the opportunity to celebrate—or have fun on Halloween night—is emotionally healthy.

10 Things to Do When You Aren’t in a Relationship

Looking back, many people see that they could have used the time they were alone in better ways, doing things for themselves that you don’t need a partner for.

10 Ways to Say 'I Love You' Without the Words

Perhaps after showing (or being shown) love in these ways, you will find it easier to speak the words. Just keep in mind that most of us want to hear them.

10 Relationship Behaviors of the Happiest Couples

Being the best you can be for your partner and for yourself is one of the most rewarding parts of coupledom. It's not very complicated, just remember to put your best self forward and behave the way you would like your partner to behave.

10 Tips to Re-Invent Your Relationship

As the years go by, the memories of these little moments will tell your love story in a way that nothing else can.

10 Reasons to Leave a Relationship

As with many things that are painful, breaking up is much easier said than done. But the sooner you push forward, the sooner the emotional discomfort will end.

10 Tips to Help Avoid Ugly Arguments

Research has shown that couples who argue more than twenty percent of the time are probably not going to survive. Hopefully these tips will help you get your arguments under control and reduce the level of energy in those arguments.

10 Tips for Holding a Family Meeting

Strengthening the family bond can prove to be challenging even for the most dedicated parents. One of the best tools to achieve this goal is holding a Weekly Family Meeting.

7 Tips About Money and Emotions

A normal life comes with unexpected large expenses like medical problems or household repairs.

10 Reasons to Be in a Relationship

They are not for everyone, but for those whose souls are fed by the love of another, relationships make life grand.

10 Ways to Feel Better About Yourself

Some days are better than others. On those days that go less well, we usually end up being hard on ourselves. Here are some tools to avoid doing so.

Text Up Your Love Life

You can enhance your relationship if you use texting as a way to stay connected. Sending little messages throughout the day can make you feel that you are spending time with someone who’s important to you, even though you can’t talk with or see each other.

10 Tips for Surviving Breakups

Sometimes, no matter how hard you try certain connections are just not meant to be. Breaking up is hard to do, but it's healthier than staying in an emotionally vacant relationship out of the fear of being single. Here are some tips to get you through the rough times and help you to enjoy this temporary juncture in your journey through life.

10 Non-Secrets to Happiness

Happiness is not an exit off the freeway. The only way to reach this destination is to look within yourself. Here are a few tools that may help you find your way. Think of them as a Happiness GPS.

Marriage Is a Heart-Healthy Way of Life

A new study at Emory University, recently published in the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, has found that married adults who’ve undergone heart surgery have a 300 percent higher survival rate than their single counterparts over the first three months, which is a critical time.

10 Things to Remember About Dating as an Adult

Some of your friends are telling you that it’s time to get back out there again, and all you can think of are the disastrous dates you’ve been on since you were newly single. These tips can save you from kissing too many frogs before you find your prince or princess.

Getting To Know Someone Is a Life-Long Process

Mark Twain said that “Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.”

The Best Ways to Deal with People Who Hurt You

No matter what your position in life, reality star, politician, or one of us normal people, the actions of others can sometimes hurt you.

Top 10 Tips for a Better Life

Those little things that we’ve been told all our lives wander into the deeper recesses of our minds, and we sometimes only remember them when it’s too late. Here are a few reminders that should make your life easier.

Commitment and Members of the Opposite Sex

Once one is involved in a committed relationship, the complexities of friendships with members of the opposite (or same) sex can be a delicate area. In order to eliminate even the possibility of problems here are some ideas to help you both feel more protected.

How Being Thoughtful To Your Partner Can Change Everything

I have worked with numerous couples who could be in a great relationship, except they both have forgotten to be thoughtful to one another, and the resentment has built to the point where therapy is no longer a choice but a necessity.

The Lessons of Real Love

Some couples find that, while it can be deceptively easy to get their relationships back on track after a normal disagreement, it’s much harder to keep it moving in that direction, especially when unexpected events derail us.

Top 10 Tips to Reduce Anxiety

Everyone has frightening or anxious moments. This particular feeling can be detrimental to you because it may stop you from living a normal life.

Why Intimacy Makes Us Feel Vulnerable

Intimacy, by its very nature, requires us to be vulnerable. Our partner, lover, or mate can know us to our very core, sometimes better than we know ourselves, and that can make any of us feel totally exposed.