How to Cope With Being Single During the Holidays

Most people think of being single during the holidays as a bad thing, but there are a lot of positive things that come from not being tied down during the holiday season. Here are a few tips for coping with being single during the holidays. Continue reading

Halloween Costume Ideas For Couples

Halloween brings out the creativity in a lot of people. Check out these awesome Halloween costumes for couples.

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5 Things Happy Couples Do

Do you ever look at happy couples and wonder how they’re always so happy? Truly happy couples have to work hard to be that happy. Relationships take work, but it’s so worth it. If you want to have a happy relationship, do some of the things that happy couples do.

1. Listen

Happy couples listen to one another. They take time to listen to each other’s problems and concerns. This helps both partners relieve stress and feel much better. It’s never good to keep things bottled up inside.

2. Find time for themselves

Happy couples don’t rely on each other for happiness; they are comfortable being alone and independent. You shouldn’t be in a relationship because you need to be; it should compliment your life. You must love yourself before you can love someone else.

3. Don’t take themselves too seriously

Life is short, and happy couples know it. That’s why they don’t argue over petty stuff and they never take anything too seriously. Fights are inevitable, but you will have a lot less of them if you step back and relax. Happy couples laugh at each other’s jokes, even if they’ve heard them a thousand times.

4. Do things without being asked

Little gestures can mean a whole lot. Doing things without being asked shows that you really care about making your partner happy. Try having the coffee ready by the time he or she wakes up, vacuuming around the baseboards, or putting a load of laundry away. All these little things will end up meaning a lot.

5. Say “I love you” every day

Whether you’ve been together two months or 20 years, always find time to say “I love you.” No matter how many times you say it, it will always make your partner smile.

It’s Okay to Argue

Every couple argues sometimes, and that’s okay. Arguments are a normal, healthy part of the relationship equation, but it’s how the couple handles the argument that matters. Arguments, if handled correctly, can actually strengthen a relationship. Here are some tips to avoid letting arguments get out of control.

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Tips for Taking a Dating Profile Picture

When it comes to online dating, your picture is the first thing people notice. With these tips, you can have a great profile picture that will ensure you get a date!

1) Lighting

Lighting can make or break a photo. You don’t need professional lighting equipment to get a great shot. Take your photo outside in the evening or on an overcast day to avoid unflattering shadows caused by the sun. Continue reading

5 Things I’ve Learned from Breakups

When you’re the one going through a breakup, it seems like your whole world has come crashing down. Trust me, I’ve been there…a few times. However, when it’s all said and done, breakups can be a great learning experience. Here are 5 things I have learned from the breakups I’ve been through. Continue reading

Is Technology Damaging Our Real-Life Relationships?

How many times have you gotten into an argument over a text that your partner took the wrong way? Have you ever gotten into a fight over something you or a partner said on Facebook? When you’re done fighting in person, do you continue the fight over the phone or through instant messaging? If you answered ‘yes’ to any of these questions, today’s technology may be damaging your relationship.

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