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All Healthy Relationships Have This in Common

All Healthy Relationships Have This in Common
Many of us don’t really know what makes a relationship healthy. Which is understandable, because many of us simply never learned. We look to our families to teach us, and depending on your childhood experiences, you might’ve seen a very different picture. A picture that was anything but healthy (though you assumed, again understandably, that it was totally normal and common). Maybe you regularly heard screaming and slammed doors. Maybe you regularly saw conflict go unaddressed, put away in a box in a bedroom. Maybe you regularly saw sulking and silent treatment. Maybe you regularly watched mas...
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The Death Of Long Distance Relationships

The Death Of Long Distance Relationships
It is not possible to control the circumstances under which you meet the woman of your dreams. She may be all that you have ever wanted. The looks, the brains, the body, the sense of humor, the shared outlook on life—all may be perfectly suited to your desire and temperament. But you met her while on vacation or while she was visiting friends where you live or in some other way that means the two of you, if you want to be together, will have to establish a long distance relationship. The prospect of a long distance relationship was once the so...
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Polyromantic Relationships: A Guide to Simplify a Confusing Label

Polyromantic Relationships: A Guide to Simplify a Confusing Label
Polyromantic is a new term popping up in mainstream dating. Maybe you’re curious about what it is or ready to try something new. The term polyromantic has gained popularity in recent months. Without knowing what it means, you may be thinking it has something to do with polyamory relationships. However, it’s not the case. I know, all these ‘poly’ words start to look the same after a while, but, they have completely different meanings. So, pay attention! What’s great about the development of sexuality, is that we start to realize that not everything is so black and white. 11 things you need to k...
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How Important Are Relationships? Is Your Relationship Real?

How Important Are Relationships? Is Your Relationship Real?
After much experience, thought, and research into the vast idea of some of the internets driving forces, I have discovered a few things and formulated a unique opinion on why this all is so important. Understanding that information seeking is primarily the main reason why people use the internet, I have recently gained insight that I would like to share that is sure to catch the spark of some of the internet's most recent trends.Relationships are everywhere, whether they are family, friends, girlfriend, boyfriend or even a secret crush. In a youth dominated internet era, the relationship buil...
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3 Quotes About Relationships – Help Solve YOUR Relationship Problems, Today!

Relationships are hard work! Whether you're talking about romantic relationships, sibling relationships, relationships with friends, colleagues and even acquaintances - all these forms of relationships bring with them difficulties, and relationship questions you'd like answering.Well, I have good news for those of you looking for relationship advice online. There is an 'easy solution' to all your relationship woes, and that solution is YOU...And that's what this relationship article is going to be about. And, together with 3 quotes about relationships, we're going to discover how WE - you and...
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Higher Standards: Why Going Low Only Leads to Lousy Relationships

Higher Standards: Why Going Low Only Leads to Lousy Relationships
If you’ve been complaining about having a crappy relationship, then maybe you need higher standards next time. Here are some guidelines for you. No one took a class in school called “Relationships 101,” although I think that would be something that all of us could benefit from! In fact, no one teaches us how to have a good relationship skills at all. Because of that, many people find themselves in bad relationships. In order to be happy in relationships, you have to have standards – more specifically higher standards. You simply can’t accept bad behavior from people. You teach people how to tr...
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Why Do People Lie in Relationships? 10 Common Reasons Why We Fib

Why Do People Lie in Relationships? 10 Common Reasons Why We Fib
Relationships can be frustrating when the person you’re dating lies. So why do people lie in relationships? Here are 10 of the most common reasons. If everybody lies and nobody likes being lied to, then why do people lie in relationships? Whether it’s a little white lie or an earth-shattering secret, lies will happen between you and your romantic partner—and it sucks. Is lying so deeply ingrained in people that they don’t know they do it? One study shows that 60% of adults can’t go 10 minutes without telling a lie. Granted, the lies were trivial in nature, but then why tell them at all? Re...
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How to Be Happy Again: 20 Ways to Draw Happiness From Within

How to Be Happy Again: 20 Ways to Draw Happiness From Within
Sometimes life feels like a series of chores and obligations. If you want to learn how to be happy again, stop searching outside yourself and look within. There are times in life where it is easy to get stuck in a rut. When you are there, every day seems like Groundhog Day. One morning you wake up, stop, and look around, and what you find is there isn’t really much that you find joy in or that makes you happy. If you want to know how to be happy again, it is all about retraining your brain, getting out of your funk, and thinking positive. Happiness is not a static thing. It comes, and it g...
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Love Factually Single Parent Survey Results

Love Factually Single Parent Survey Results
From: http://www.lovesciencemedia.com  By: Love Science-relationship advice LF SINGLE PARENT SURVEY RESULTS: Thank you, everyone who took/shared the Love Factually Single Parent survey.  Your generous responses have helped shape the plan for the upcoming book!  Here are the results, by the numbers:   —Number of respondents: 74   —Gender of respondents: 71% female 29% male   —Age: 44% 40-49 24% 50-59 13% 31-39 11% 60+ 6% 25-30 1% under 25   —Living arrangement: 59% single parent; 23% adult child of single parent ...
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4 Secrets Of Office Politics

4 Secrets Of Office Politics
Talent, energy, and intelligence are not enough to get ahead in the world. And for all the talk on the virtues of teamwork and cooperation there is little evidence that they work equally in everyone’s favor. When it comes down to it, ambition is the only thing that matters. Only stubborn determination can get you to the top of your profession or organization. Benjamin Franklin defined politics as the art of the possible. I think the latter incidental to the true nature of politics. Which is ambition—the desire of one individual to be master over others. Deep inside that is what you really...
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Successful Dating As You Grow Older

Successful Dating As You Grow Older
In most cases, once you have been introduced to a person you are able to handle the date and know what you are doing. Oftentimes, the initial meeting is the hardest part of starting any relationship. If you know how situations are different and changed as you grow older and meet new people will help you to understand what you will be up against when you are trying to meet someone and date. As women get older, they have a higher chance of meeting people due to the fact that there is a much higher woman to men ratio for older women. The older the woman, the more competition they are going...
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Rebuilding Relationships

Rebuilding Relationships
Sometimes a relationship ends and for whatever reason one person is not able to let it go. They want to be back with the person that they were in the relationship with. They may have feelings that they cannot let go of. Or perhaps they have realized that the relationship ending was not the right thing and they want to fix it. If a person was responsible for the relationship ending and things not working out, they may harbor a great deal of guilt. They may have a strong urge to make things right and win their mate back. This is especially true in a situation where there has been infidelity o...
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Long Distance Love – Can Work

Long Distance Love – Can Work
The internet is becoming more and more popular everyday. People are using the internet for all of their needs. This can be anything from working, paying bills, staying in touch with family, or even dating and trying to find a potential person to spend the rest of their life with. Internet has given everyone infinite possibilities. Many people are utilizing online dating sites more and more in wanting to date and meet new people. There are innumerable reasons for this. Some people do not have time to go out and meet people. Other people are shy and have a hard time approaching people. Howeve...
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Living Together – Things You Should Consider

Living Together – Things You Should Consider
There are legal aspects to consider when making the decision to live together. When people are married, they have different rights than they do if they are just cohabitating with each other. These rights can be devastating in cases of death or hospitalization or surgery. Yet they are still rights the couple will need to completely understand so they will be prepared for the ramifications should any such situation happen to them. When a spouse dies, the other spouse automatically has the rights to the body and any procedures such as burial or cremation. The couples that live together do not ...
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Positions Within The Dating Scene

Positions Within The Dating Scene
Anyone that finds themselves in the dating scene will soon find that there is a specific order of people involved in that scene. This is often considered a pecking order. The process of establishing a pecking order results in clear definitions of who is the top and who is the bottom in situations that occur. For instance, a situation where one person takes control and the other follows that leader would be an example of pecking order. The top is the person that takes control and the bottom follows the leader. A main component of pecking order revolves around a person's level of self confid...
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My Boyfriend Broke Up With Me – Now What

My Boyfriend Broke Up With Me – Now What
If you're facing the hurt, the doubt and the loneliness of a recent breakup with your boyfriend there are some things you can do to win him back and some things you have to avoid at all costs.  So if you've just said "my boyfriend broke up with me" the tips in this article can help. For most women who are  going through a breakup the tendency to try to contact your boyfriend to 'talk some sense into him' is almost overwhelming.  It's hard to resist, but if you want your boyfriend back you have to resist the urge to contact him. Men aren't known for their strength in dealing with emotions, ...
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Ending Relationships And Getting Over Them

Ending Relationships And Getting Over Them
There are times when a relationship will end. There are many reasons that this occurs. There are also many different lengths of time that a relationship has gone on before it ends. Sometimes people will have been in a relationship for many years and other times they will have only been together for a few months. However, no matter how long the relationship has been established, there are still certain things that are true for every relationship that ends. The end of a relationship will impact both people. They will both be hurt and have a wide range of emotions. No matter who is at fault o...
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