5 Tips to Handle a New Relationship During the Holidays

You started dating someone new. It’s only been a few weeks, and you may or may not be exclusive. If you’re anxious about what to do or worried that you’ll ruin things, here are 5 tips to handle the newness of a date or relationship during the holidays. 1. Relax. Don’t...
5 Tips For Finding Out Where Your Relationship is Going

5 Tips For Finding Out Where Your Relationship is Going

I won’t beat around the bush. As a licensed marriage and family therapist, I’ve seen it time and time again. Some men keep a woman in a relationship for years, hinting at marriage as a “someday” thing when really they have no intention of following through. This is...
Why You Really May be Dismissing the Nice Guy

Why You Really May be Dismissing the Nice Guy

Ok ladies, ‘fess up. Have you been on a great date with a nice guy but he just didn’t do anything for you emotionally? He called when he said he would, confirmed plans, was a gentleman…but nothing in the feelings department. Nada. Zero. Zilch. So you dump the nice guy...
7 Ways to Boost Your Relationship

7 Ways to Boost Your Relationship

7 Ways to Boost Your Relationship Relationships have their ups and downs. If yours could use some tweaking, here are 7 ways to boost your relationship: Show love the way your partner prefers. It’s one thing to know your partner loves you, but another to feel it on an...