The difficult truth about a lot of toxic relationships is that they often don’t start out the way. Manipulative people have a way of drawing people in and then, little by little, letting their toxic behavior take over.
In fact, having the courage and the honesty to admit when things aren’t clicking isn’t a sign of weakness in your relationship, it’s a sign of strength. Because every single marriage has its problems and its stresses.
Because there are some things that, no matter how obsessed or in love you are, just aren't sustainable. Sometimes it's just not meant to be.
Having relationship burnout is not a fun thing to admit to ourselves, especially if you've invested a lot of time, and energy, into making it work.
And, when you're single, it seems like you're texting a ton of people all the time. Whether it's crushes, exes, or even other single friends, you're probably on your phone more often than not. There are plenty of text messages …
Sometimes you see the breakup coming, and other times it can completely blindside you. But either way, it's important to come to terms with the breakup in order to move on.
It may be the worst breakup cliche. Which is a shame. Because sometimes... sometimes it is you.
There's not a best way to break up. It's always tough and often we don't want face it head on.
You might be familiar with this type of behavior from TV shows and movies, but it can be difficult to spot in real life.
The traveling, the pressure to find the right gift, the lack of time/money to find the right gift — it's totally understandable to feel stress around the holidays. But you may also feel extra stress on your relationship during this …