Browsing articles in "Relationships"
Mar
3
2014

WHAT IS FRIENDSHIP?

The words “friend” and “free” come from the same root word, suggesting that one aspect of friendship is the freedom to be ourselvsin the company of another person. “A friend,” said Ralph Waldo Emerson, “is a person with whom I may be sincere.” Most friendships begin with shared interestsor activities, which gradually develop into mutual trust, openness, affection, and loyalty. We like people who are similar to ourselves, who share our attitudes and values.  When […]

Dec
29
2011

I Believe

BELIEVING IS SEEING… I BELIEVE A Birth Certificate shows that we are born A Death Certificate Shows that we died Pictures shows that we lived! I Believe… That just because two people argue, It doesn’t mean they don’t love each other And just because they don’t argue, It doesn’t mean they do love each other. I Believe… That we don’t have to change friends if We understand that friends change. I Believe… That no matter […]

Nov
13
2011

ON MEN AND WOMEN, THE TWO SIDES OF A COIN

“Women do not really know as much about men as they think they do.  They have developed, over the centuries, considerable expertise in the techniques of adapting to men, but that is not the same as truly understanding them.  Women often labor under the delusion that life is really pretty easy for men, at least when compared to their own lot, and have no idea what a complicated struggle is really involved in the transition […]

Oct
27
2011

Behaviors And Personality Traits That Attracts

Sense of Humor- Being funny and witty keeps any situation alive and escalating. Intelligence and creativity – makes one interesting and charming. Thoughtfulness- a simple way of showing you think about the person and that he/she is on your mind. Perceptive or noticing details-everybody love to be noticed. It makes one feel unique. Adventurous-doing or taking part in an activity that is unusual or exciting with another person create a bond and feeling of closeness. […]

Oct
20
2011

Simple Steps To Better Connect To And Relate To Your Man

There are 3 Simple Steps to help yourself better connect to and relate to the man you’re with: 1. Present Mind/Grounding Stage Take all your opinions, judgments, and expectations about the person and the situation in question and allow them to escape from your mind. 2. Understanding Stage Spend several minutes understanding the person in question by thinking about their opinions, judgments, and expectations. Then ask yourself the following questions: – what is important to […]

Oct
15
2011

Finding The Love Of Your Life

Finding a suitable partner takes effort rather than ‘dumb luck’. Classes and books about dating usually are about packaging yourself. But courtship is really about unwrapping-about finding out what’s on the inside. That’s what counts. Nor is dating about being seen in all the right places, delivering the cleverest line, wearing the coolest clothes or having a beautiful body. The truth is, you only make contact by being emotionally ready, open, available and positive. You […]

Oct
13
2011

To Love And To Hold

Marriage is alive and well. There are many compatible couples. You just don’t hear about them. But not all stick together because they have a good relationship. Longevity does not necessarily equal a quality relationship. In many long-term marriages, the partners put up with each other for economic reasons. It is easy to tell those who endure from those who endear. Compatible couples are healthy couples. When they are together they seem to exude tranquility. […]

Oct
3
2011

ONE WAY TO TEST YOUR HAPPINESS

Most of  us know when we’re unhappy, and we’re often aware of fleeting joyous moments.  But the question “How happy are you?” can be difficult to answer.  Based on traits found to be common among happy, well-adjusted people, this quiz by Robert Harrington can help you assess your happiness. Choose the response to each question closest to your own feeling or situation. (And don’t attempt to pick those that seem “happiest”-they aren’t necessarily what they […]

Sep
26
2011

LOVE AND MARRIAGE

At the heart of a successful marriage is the commitment-firmly held by two people-that come what may, they will be on each other’s side. A Litmus Test “If we discovered that we had only five minutes left to say all we wanted to say, every telephone booth would be occupied by people calling other people to stammer that they loved them.” -Christopher Morley Courtly Love “So through the eyes love attains the heart: For the […]

Sep
25
2011

I Love You

One day a woman’s husband died, and on that clear, cold morning, in the warmth of their bedroom the wife was struck with the pain of learning that sometimes there isn’t anymore. No more hugs, no more phone calls just to chat, no more ‘just one minute.’ Sometimes, what we care about the most gets all used up and goes away, never to return before we can say good-bye or say ” I love you.” […]

Pages:12»