Live Wire: October 9, 2017
In this week’s look around the web at all things dating, relationships and intimacy, we discover seven must do’s while you’re single, 12 relationships lessons you only learn after a breakup, the 10 biggest turn offs for women, seven things you should stop saying in a relationship, and what to do when it feels like you’re sleeping with the enemy.
7 Must Do’s While You’re Single – Dale Partridge at The Daily Positive – Singlehood doesn’t have to be a time of suffering or loneliness. It’s not a place of deficiency or lack. Singlehood should be celebrated and explored – these are the years where many of us actually find out who we are.
12 Relationship Lessons You Only Learn After a Breakup – Khouloud at Loudlife35.com – Although we learn a lot about relationships when we’re into one, we learn more when we’re out of it. After grieving, we start to see things clearly without complications; without all the feelings that get into the way of mind that prevents it from thinking straight. We start to see the big picture thus, we learn from our mistakes better. Below are some lessons you only learn after a breakup:
7 Things You Should Stop Saying in a Relationship – Sarah Altschule at Bustle.com – It’s normal for couples to argue and to get into heated debates, but we do need to eliminate some words from our vocabulary. Communication is key for a relationship to be strong and healthy. With that being said, you want to communicate in an effective way, instead of using words that might stir up emotions. Here are 7 things you should stop saying to the person you are dating.
On Opposite Sides: What to Do When It Feels Like You’re Sleeping with The Enemy (part 1) – Ms. Finks at Intimate Explorations – What happens when the person with whom you intensely disagree sleeps in your bed every night? The passion can be intensified when it’s your partner who holds opposite views from your own. I’m talking about the types of issues that divide countries. How do you engage in discussion about those issues without letting it divide your household? Read on to discover five tips for what to do when it feels like you’re sleeping with the enemy.
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I'm Tanya Finks - Dating and Relationship Coach | Gallup-certified Strengths Coach | Sex Educator | Passionate advocate for dating intentionally, building collaborative romantic partnerships, and fostering fulfilling physical intimacy. I also love my partner (madly!), international travel, and anything superhero.