Relationships

Learning to Loosen Up

Two people in a relationship will often find their needs change over time, and this may endanger their future together. Some people feel constricted by...

Love

Always on the Road

Two singles looking for a sustainable relationship might find it an exciting proposition to meet and begin dating. If one of them has a job...

Relationships

Is It Time to Settle Down?

Life for singles is often an exciting time when they get to experience many new things, but it can pall after just a few short...

Relationships

Taking an Exotic Vacation Together

Flying off on an exotic vacation is a good way to test the merits of a relationship. At the beginning, everything seemed to be going...

Love

Choosing a Lifestyle

Few people date those who believe all the same things they do, so the majority of relationships contain some compromise. For those who have wildly...

Relationships

Looking for a New Life

There are some people that go through a series of relationships. All of them begin well, but eventually each one ends as it starts to...

Relationships

Looking at a Partner in a New Light

When couples have been together for a while, they often make the decision to live together or get married. They are continuing their quest for...

Love

A Home Date Night

There are many different ways couples become comfortable with each other, and one of the more significant ways to tell the relationship has reached a...

When people begin dating it is often an exciting time. They have met someone new and get to learn about them. They find out interesting facts about each other and compare lifestyles. In the process of doing all of this, they go out and have fun together. Their dates are a time to learn about each other by sharing activities and special events. After a while, the beginning of the relationship is over and the couple becomes comfortable with each other.

Once the exciting first phase of the relationship is over, it is time to assess whether or not they should remain a couple. A person's sky diving hobby or world traveling job might have been exotic when the relationship began. These activities may not be quite so good when considering marriage and children. These are the types of issues that must be settled before a couple can take their relationship to the next level.