What does matter is the personal balance we feel on our own. Once we feel steady, we won’t let anyone tip that scale. But
You may think you're being useful by saying certain common phrases that seem helpful, but they're not. I've created a list of things people have said to me during a panic attack. Word of advice: Don't say these things. But lucky for you, I'm also including some helpful ways to make the situation less awkward for everyone.
My life as a single woman isn't just a prolonged state of waiting to be swept off my feet.
Communicating openly and honestly is essential to a thriving marriage. And NOT telling your spouse how you really think and feel GUARANTEES your relationship will be an unhappy one (if it isn't already.)
Our whirlwind romance abruptly came to a halt when we realized that we didn't know anything about each other.
10. You are going to survive this. Talk to your friends, your family, your journal, anyone that will listen to you without
Each couple needs to define their relationship on their own terms, regardless of what is "normal."
You can tell a lot about a marriage by the way a couple communicates.
Being young doesn't make you immune from the possibility your partner might be diagnosed with a debilitating illness you will have to deal with for the rest of your lives.
You have no idea what lies ahead. That is probably for the best. Ignorance will help you move forward.
I've come to realize that I made a lot of mistakes in my marriage over the years.
None of these are terribly important on their own, but they remind me daily of why I asked her to marry me in the first place.
I didn't wonder what it would feel like to have nothing left to ground me -- I was convinced it was what I wanted.
When the cracks to my heart first started to show to my kids, I panicked.
I'm certain I don't say it enough, but I love you. By Michelle Spollen We never went to school without all the supplies we