Posts on Boundaries and Relationships
One of the toughest boundary questions that I hear people asking is how to know whether (and when) it’s time to end a relationship that’s not working for them.
How to Keep Yourself and Your Relationship Positive During Stressful Times (Even the Coronavirus Lockdown)
In times of crisis, some relationships get stronger. Others feel the strain. Here’s how to keep your own sanity and your relationships positive.
In a healthy relationship, you usually know when something’s wrong. And when you ask if there’s a problem, you get an honest answer. “I’m feeling hurt because you didn’t include me yesterday.” Or “It seems to me that I’m doing most of the work on this project, and that doesn’t feel good.” You talk things over.
Coming to the realization that you’re in a toxic relationship can be devastating. After all, you’ve poured your time, love, and energy into making this relationship work, to the point that you might be wondering what’s wrong with you. Why can’t you get it right?
Setting boundaries with a friend is often hard! A while ago, someone found my website by searching on what is now the title of this post. I learned this while reading a letter that a friend had written to another friend after being treated badly. So I...
How often do you find yourself stuck in a pointless debate, disagreeing with someone over something that doesn’t matter? Or maybe it does matter, and you just can’t make any headway. What do you do? Here are some tips to keep you centered in the heat of...