Emotional Intimacy: 22 Quick Hints for Creating Emotional Intimacy

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Although many people get uncomfortable at the thought of emotional intimacy, most of those same people might be completely surprised to realize they crave the very thing they fear. Even more shocking, they have had fights in their intimate relationships because of a lack of emotional intimacy. They weren’t using those words.  What is emotional…

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Dating after Divorce: The Bottom Line

Dating after Divorce

Dating after divorce can be extraordinary or miserable depending on how you approach it. When it comes to romantic relationships, divorce is one of the most painful things we can go through. And, too many people rush the process. That in turn leads to more heartache – break ups, or even divorce, again.  Understanding and…

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Authentic Intimacy

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Satisfying relationships live and breathe authentic intimacy. Couples who truly understand the meaning of intimacy and who practice it throughout their relationship, day in and day out, experience real happiness, profound love. And, let me remind you that intimacy, authentic intimacy, does include sexual and physical intimacy, however intimacy and sex are not synonymous. Those…

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Intimacy Issues: 51 Common Signs of Intimacy Issues

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Intimacy issues take on many forms and show up in many different ways in our daily lives. While we often associate intimacy with romantic relationships as you’ll see below, your relationship with intimacy itself plays out in practically every area of your life.  It’s important also to make note of the fact that when many…

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What Happens When You Meet Your Soulmate?

What happens when you meet your soulmate?

To answer the question, “What happens when you meet your soulmate?” we, of course, cannot ignore the metaphor that “sparks fly.” It rings true. It is true. And, it only tells part of the story. Sometimes disappointment and confusion arise, maybe even rejection. Those unexpected experiences are also normal. What we’ve been conditioned to expect…

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34 Significant Indicators of Conscious Relationship

Conscious Relationship

Conscious Relationship happens when two people choose to commit themselves to Love. Yes, they may commit themselves to a relationship, but more importantly they commit themselves to Love itself. When the focus rests on Love, then the relating can be nothing other than considerate. It becomes intentional, kind, compassionate, expansive and growth-filled, even between two…

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Conscious Communication in Relationship: Men vs. Women

Conscious Communication in Relationship: Men vs. Women

Even though we might seek conscious communication in relationship. The truth is when it comes to relationships between men and women, we simply don’t understand each other. And, we think we do. We think we do because we imagine our partner is just like us. On top of that, we think our way is the…

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Emotional Literacy and Emotional Consciousness: What are They and How to Have Them

Emotional Literacy and Emotional Consciousness

Emotional Consciousness: the way we relate to, embrace, and express our emotions combined with how we relate to, embrace, and allow the emotions expressed by others.  Our level of Emotional literacy determines the quality of our life experience. Life, in its truest expression, is an unending dance of emotions, moment-by-moment-by-moment. We know what we’re experiencing…

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Flirting into Love: Know the Flirting Signals

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Flirting is really a mating ritual, and so much of it is unconscious, but it’s so obvious, if we’re watching. Curious?  How do we read the flirting signals?  How do we know if someone is interested? Let’s explore some of the interest signs and flirting signals that men and women show to indicate their romantic…

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