Tag Archives: bad relationships

How to tell if you’re truly over your ex

It's been a few weeks or maybe even a few months and you think you're finally over your ex. But, how can you be sure? You can't go to the guy's house, ring his doorbell and when he answers, kiss him to see if you have any feelings. Or, you could, but you'd probably get served with a restraining order soon after. So, I came up with a little checklist that will help you figure out if you're truly over your ex. Read more

Breaking Up And Staying Broken Up

Breaking up is never easy and sometimes after the tears and heart to heart conversations we don’t always stay broken up. I think we've all been there and had those relationships that we just can’t seem to end even though we have a thousand valid reasons to end them. It’s so easy to get caught up in that cycle of breaking up and making up. Read more

How A Dream about A Spider Helped A Woman End A Bad Relationship

I am forever beating the drum about how our dreams help us to improve every area of our lives, especially the relationship area. Below is a recent example of this. A single mom had been struggling with a relationship for quite some time; she was unsure if she should continue to give it effort or not... and then she had this dream: Dear Lauri, I dreamed I was walking and bare foot. Then a clear white spider jumped on me and bit the bottom of my foot. I tried to peel it off of me only to have it jump and bite my hand. I had to peel it off my right pointer finger like Velcro. – Jessica 35, Aurora, CO Read more

5 Signs You’re Dating a Man Child

Immature man
When navigating our way through the dating jungle, we come across a variety of male species. Sure, there’s the player, the jerk and the commitment-phobe, but now we have a new species: the Man Child. I’ve yet to come up with a catchy term for this phenomenon (Mandren? Chilan?), but that doesn’t change the fact that they’re out there. Boys disguised as men. They have the body of a 27-year-old, but the maturity of a toddler.  Here are the top five signs that you’re dating a man child: Read more