The love that exists between a child and their mom and dad is everlasting. No matter what happens, they will always be there to offer advice and support. Still, it doesn’t mean this relationship doesn’t adhere to normal rules. To maintain it, both parties have to work hard, be conscious of the others’ feelings, and give each other space. The problem is it’s easier to say than … [Read more...] about How To Maintain A Healthy Relationship With Parents As You Both Age
Sharing space and living with other people is rarely an easy endeavor. Even when these people are those you love the most, having to deal with one another on a daily basis can get very draining. Trust us, we know this. Along with this, though, it also makes it impossible to tell when something isn't right most times. Your family's happiness is … [Read more...] about Keeping Home Emotions On Balance
Differences in opinion within a marriage are bound to happen, and these opinions can range from personal time, housework, and child care. However, the most common subject that leads to marital strife is money. Conflict regarding money management in a relationship comes to no surprise. Most of us have not been taught the importance of money management by our parents or our … [Read more...] about Love and Money: Why Financial Talks Matter
Most of us are so busy that we don’t have enough time to spend with our family. We need to complete urgent tasks, run the household and take care of our family. However, spending time together is still the best way to show that we care about each other. Make it a point to have dinner together so that you can be a part of your family’s daily conversations and answer … [Read more...] about Using Coffee As Part of Your Weekly Family Bonding
Ever wonder why you can't seem to hold on to a relationship? If you have been trying to meet the special someone and haven't been able to hang onto that relationship - you might need to check yourself and look for underlying reasons. It might be time to change your behavior or improve your health, or both. There are some embarrassing conditions that can make you almost … [Read more...] about Nine Embarrassing Conditions that Can Kill Your Relationship
It doesn’t happen often. But when it does it leaves you in a spin. The grandparents have offered to take the kids for a weekend! It couldn’t have come at a better time either. The two of you have been desperate for some quality time alone. It’s important to make every hour count. Of course, you’ll miss the kids. A full overseas vacation isn’t right just now. But a grown-up, … [Read more...] about A Kid-Free Grown-Up Day Out?
There comes a time in everyone's life when they start to feel as though they really need a change. A lot of the time people don't even really know what kind of change that is, just that they're getting sick and tired of the same old routine and they need to break it somehow. Now, the idea of doing this can often be pretty scary for a lot of people. After all, even if you're not … [Read more...] about Looking For A Change? Don’t Wait For The New Year!
For many people, the thought of losing a spouse is the ultimate nightmare. Your spouse becomes someone you share everything with; your life companion, your best friend and your lover. So, when the nightmare becomes a reality, it can feel like your whole world is crumbling before your eyes. There is no manual for dealing with such a devastating loss, but there are some things … [Read more...] about Dealing With the Death of a Spouse
Being in a relationship is a balancing act which few people truly achieve. From the early stages of your time together to your anniversaries in years to come, you will always have to work hard to keep the person you love happy. This sort of skill can’t be taught, but this doesn’t mean that it can’t be learned, and this post is here to help you out. To give you an idea of the … [Read more...] about The Not-So-Simple Guide To Keeping Someone Happy