Relationships

The Trials of a Codependent Relationship
love and relationships / Relationships / Women and Dating

The Trials of a Codependent Relationship

Co-dependency is often associated with alcohol and drugs and the counselling that goes along with drug dependents. A codependent relationship is defined by the codependent who, in the case of alcoholics, is the partner that tries to save the alcoholic from alcohol and themselves. However a codependent relationship need not […]

The Link between Friends and Happiness
friendship / Inspirational Human Interest / Lifestyle / Relationships

The Link between Friends and Happiness

Happiness is a lifelong pursuit. A crucial ingredient in lifelong happiness is connection to others and deep, lasting friendships. Friends are a gift to be treasured, and their role in our lives include the ability to bring us happiness and joy. Here is how your friends and your happiness are […]

The Mother Daughter Relationship Seesaw
Home and Family / Relationships

The Mother Daughter Relationship Seesaw

Me, myself, and my mother… From the time a girl is born until she becomes twelve or thirteen, her mother is basically the only person that matters. Her mother is a fairy godmother in the flesh. You envision yourself becoming like her when you grow up. But the mother-daughter relationship […]

Having Realistic Expectations for Your Partner
love and relationships / Love and Romance / Relationships

Having Realistic Expectations for Your Partner

  A big part of having a successful relationship is maintaining reasonable expectations. When your expectations are unreasonable, they will frequently go unmet. When someone fails to live up to your expectations, you become upset and angry. Having realistic expectations will enhance your relationship. Avoid believing in these unrealistic ideas: […]

3 Things To Do Differently To Improve Your Relationship With Yourself
Relationships / Self-Care / Self-confidence

3 Things To Do Differently To Improve Your Relationship With Yourself

Often as women we put ourselves last, put ourselves down and try giving from an empty cup. We take ourselves to the point of exhaustion for everyone, but ourselves and somehow we think this is how we are supposed to act. Many of us were taught this way by our […]