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Reworking Relationships

Mending the bonds that have been built.

Even the best built roads form potholes, and our relationships are no different! There are highs and lows, and you navigate through them, or realise that it's time to move on. Sometimes relationships bring a lot many things closer, sometimes your kids, businesses and future plans are involved. It's all about sitting down and thinking about what YOU want, realistically. Easier said than done, but the answer will dawn upon you. Of course, a little help doesn't hurt. Which is why we are here!

Frequently Asked Questions

If you feel that your partner can stand honesty, and that both of you can benefit from it, go ahead and talk to them. But if there is no room for communication in the relationship anymore, then it might be best to leave.

Talking about it to your partner is the best thing you can do. A simple "hi" is enough to initiate it. This will give you an idea whether saving the relationship is worth it. Then both of you can evaluate what you can work on.

You need to sit and evaluate whether the attraction that you don't have is sexual or loving in nature. Then accordingly you need to talk to your partner and see your options. You can also consider couples therapy.

If you feel that your partner can stand honesty, and that both of you can benefit from it, go ahead and talk to them. But if there is no room for communication in the relationship anymore, then it might be best to leave.

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Dating can be all fun and romantic until one of the partners is infected with the condition that the other partner knew about but did not disclose. Herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease. Unfortunately, it is not easy to tell when someone has it, especially when the symptoms are not glaring. Usually, it is characterized by sores, pain, and itchiness. As a viral disease, there is the reality of the disease not going away ultimately. However, with the right therapy or treatment, it is possible to manage the symptoms and make life more bearable.

Dating can be all fun and romantic until one of the partners is infected with the condition that the other partner knew about but did not disclose. Herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease. Unfortunately, it is not easy to tell when someone has it, especially when the symptoms are not glaring. Usually, it is characterized by sores, pain, and itchiness. As a viral disease, there is the reality of the disease not going away ultimately. However, with the right therapy or treatment, it is possible to manage the symptoms and make life more bearable.

Dating and Parenting

Gwyn Isaacs, Feb 17

So, you’ve decided you want to have some adult fun. Rock on! You deserve to enjoy your life. However, your darling offspring have other ideas.

So, you’ve decided you want to have some adult fun. Rock on! You deserve to enjoy your life.

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In October of 2009, my second son was born.

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Each one of us is sexually unique with a unique sexual preference. In a relationship, both men and women have complex personalities and they take quite a while to work their way up.

Each one of us is sexually unique with a unique sexual preference.

Tips for the Best Sex Ever

Miranda Davis, Feb 02

Is your sex life in a rut? Or you’re simply curious about how you can further spice up your relationship? Whatever it is, incorporating new tricks and techniques is part of what keeps sex intimate and refreshing. From tips for sex on the first date to tips for great sex in marriage, we have covered everything in this short guide. Read on for more tips and ideas to enhance your relationship.

Is your sex life in a rut? Or you’re simply curious about how you can further spice up your relationship? Whatever it is, incorporating new tricks and techniques is part of what keeps sex intimate and refreshing. From tips for sex on the first date to tips for great sex in marriage, we have covered everything in this short guide. Read on for more tips and ideas to enhance your relationship.

How to Have the Best Relationship in the World?

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Do you ever ponder over the progress of your relat...

14 Sexy Foreplay Moves That Make Men Crazy!

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Sexy foreplay means everything when it comes to sex.

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