Archive | November, 2013

Think You’re Ready to Marry?

Getting married is a very exciting thing. The proposal, the ring, the big party! It’s natural to get excited and focus all your attention on the “big day”, but, what will your life be like after the wedding? Interestingly, this is an area that’s often ignored by engaged couples… or even couples who are just […]

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Chasing the “In-Love” Dragon

It seems like a rite of passage in relationships – confusing love and lust. Can you tell the difference? Your brain can. Let’s take a look at the feelings a person experiences when they are in love, and the cycle of that first, early “in-love” period of a relationship. It’s all really very science-y. Researchers […]

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Men Slow Down For Love

Everything always goes back to evolution, doesn’t it? This interesting new study from Seattle Pacific University found that men adjust their walking speed to match their romantic partner’s pace — a phenomenon not seen when men walk with female friends. So, your height generally determines your walking speed. Those with long legs/strides, tend to walk faster […]

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When to Text, When to Talk?

Texting has become an accepted form of relationship communication, but how do you know when to text and when to talk? According to a new Brigham Young University study, romantic couples who text each other with confirming messages (“How are you?” “How’s it going?” “I miss you!”) tend to experience greater relationship satisfaction. Confirming messages are […]

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