Marriage problems are difficult to generalize because each situation and each couple is different. But one thing is universal: at the root of most problems is a feeling of not being emotionally supported. Here are some tips on how to understand your partner's emotional needs. … [Read more...] about Are your meeting your partner’s emotional needs?
It starts off like a regular date with your guy. You get dresses, thinking you'll have a great time, but he arrives in a funky mood. He zones out, or snaps at everything you say. Or he just looks distracted. What's going on in your guy's head? What can you do to avoid this mood from escalating into a fight? And what can you do every day to get him to open up and tell him what's … [Read more...] about 5 things to do when your boyfriend shuts you out
A sensual massage not only makes for great foreplay, it's great for reconnecting emotionally. There is something very sweet and sincere about this slow, soothing touch. You are also showing your guy that you care about him—relaxing him, easing away the stress of the day—while discovering what pleases him. Here are some tips. … [Read more...] about Tips for giving your partner a massage
Are you and your boyfriend ready to move in together? Read this before you pack anything. While moving in may seem romantic, or even practical ('we can split the rent!') you need to discuss some things—for the sake of your sanity and your relationship. … [Read more...] about Are you and your boyfriend ready to live together?
They say it takes two people to make a relationship work, but it only takes one person to make it better. We can complain about what our partner doesn't do, or wait for him to change—neither of which will garner much results. We can, however, take the first, second or third steps to improve our marriage, and the good news is that those steps aren't that hard to take. … [Read more...] about Little changes that can dramatically improve your marriage