Ask anyone you know who is in a great relationship and they will tell you that they have at least one role model relationship that they can emulate. It is usually a couple who have the same values, who openly love and respect each other, laugh a lot, are really giving, are equals and best friends.
However good your marriage is there is always room to make it great. Here is a short 5 question quiz to see how well you get on day-to-day.
A good way to help you heal from a past relationship is to write a letter to your ex and not actually send it. This letter is one in which you say everything that you want and need to say, in which you let out everything that you are feeling inside. This letter you write for yourself so that you can feel better, not to actually send.
The longer you are in a relationship the easier it is to take your partner for granted. Here are three really simple things to do that will help to keep you connected no matter how long you have been together.
When you start dating a great way to get to know your date better is to ask a few questions so that you get a really good idea of who he or she is. In my book How Happy is Your Love Life? I give you 25 questions that are great to ask you date and how to really make a fun evening out of it.
In the film ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’, Toula says to her Mum. “Ma, Dad is so stubborn. What he says goes. Ah, the man is the head of the house!” Her Mum, Maria responds, ”Let me tell you something, Toula. The man is the head, but the woman is the neck. And she can turn the head any way she wants.“