Love is compromise. Love is gentle understanding. Love is lots of 7s, 8s and 9s. Passion is hot and steamy. Passion is impromptu trips around the world. Passion is 10s and 1s. Love is patience and kindness. Love is comfortable silence. Passion is mind blowing sex. Passion is fancy dinners at the hottest restaurants, followed… Continue reading Falling in Love, Falling in Passion, and Knowing the Difference.
Communication is the cornerstone to a successful relationship. This may sound glaringly obvious, but surprisingly, it’s harder for some of us than others. I’ve realized I can be quite an emotional person, and when the possibility of getting hurt/letting myself be vulnerable/being rejected exists, I clam up. I’m talking about the ridiculous “I’m fine” and “Nothing is… Continue reading 5 Things I’ve Learned from Past Relationships
We’ve all been there. We’ve all done the “ugly cry” after a break up. Sitting around with girlfriends, getting sloppy drunk over cheap wine, asking some variation of “Why did this happen to me? What did I do to deserve this pain? Will I ever get over it? Will I ever feel strong enough to… Continue reading The Blessing in the Lesson