Get over your trust issues and why it’s all in your head

I cannot tell you how many times I sat across from a twenty-something and listened to him or her talk about how they had such a hard time trusting people in their relationships. This is so not surprising, especially coming from Millennials, a generation that is characterized by many things, with one being their overarching

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Reader Question:What do I do with my family baggage?

So I've received a couple of questions lately about family background and how to prevent a troubled family background from reoccurring in a current relationship or scaring potential partners off. First, I will start with the bad news: childhood and family experiences are some of the best predictors of what someone, and you, will be like as a partner and

3 Signs You’re Dating a Jerk

We’ve all muttered “what a jerk” or worse about someone we’ve known or dated, but what truly defines a jerk? It’s easy to toss this label on someone who cuts you off in traffic or doesn’t say thank you when you hold the door open for them. You know who I’m talking about! But actually

5 Dating Tips You Need to Know

Dating today is like leaving the house without your phone. You know that feeling of being totally lost in the world without being able to Google every single question you can think of through the day...like you've just lost your safety net. This is how dating feels now, like driving in an unfamiliar territory without any device to help

Why having a good heart may lead to heartbreak

A good heart can lead to heartbreak?! I know that sounds like a bit of a bummer. But if you really think about it, I bet you know someone who is “suuuuuuch a great person” but always gets their heart broken. Unfortunately, good-hearted people are some of the most at risk of becoming involved with an unhealthy partner.