Emmerdale spoilers: Beloved couple to drop baby bombshell as relationship heats up?

Nothing moves slowly in soapland and Emmerdale is no different, as one unsuspecting couple may discover they are expecting a baby together in an upcoming episode of the ITV soap. At the beginning of the week Victoria Sugden (played by Isabel Hodgins) tries to help her new boyfriend Ellis Grant (Asan N’Jie) work through his […]

Chicago P.D.: [Spoiler] Learns About Ruzek and Upton's Relationship

Warning: The following contains spoilers for Wednesday’s Chicago P.D. Another member of the Intelligence unit was clued into Ruzek and Upton’s secret relationship during Wednesday’s Chicago P.D. Although Burgess’ reaction is probably the more highly anticipated one, it’s Halstead who stumbles upon the truth while Ruzek and Upton are having a heated, emotional argument at work. Upton […]

Introducing this one simple thing to your relationship could make it stronger, according to science

Shutterstock A new study has found that couples who use pet names for each other are more likely to be satisfied in their relationship. Americans use nicknames for their partners more than Europeans. The study reinforces previous research which suggests using pet names is a sign of a strong relationship. Whether a classic “baby” or […]

7 positive lessons you learn when you leave a toxic, abusive relationship behind

Rakicevic Nenad / Unsplash Breaking up is hard. Breaking up with someone who has abused you is even harder. You will feel confused and traumatised for some time. It’s not all terrible though — distance will make you realise you’re stronger. Trauma doesn’t stay with you forever, and there are actually several positives from what […]

Are You In a Verbally Abusive Relationship? (And What to Do About It)

“Shut up!!” “Don’t be so lazy!!” “What’s wrong with you?” These types of phrases frequently come out of people’s mouths every day. So, is there really anything wrong with saying them? I mean, we have all said some of these things ourselves – or at very least had these thoughts. But is it verbal abuse? […]

8 Signs of a Toxic Relationship and How to Save Yourself from It

You know what it’s like to have the honeymoon phase of any relationship die down. It’s fun and exciting in the beginning, but you get comfortable and the relationship can begin to get a little stale. The longer the relationship lasts, the more ups and downs you will run into. While this is all totally […]

10 Fun Relationship Quizzes to Strengthen Your Bond with Your Partner

Do you remember the early days of your relationship when you were star stuck at each other? Do you remember how you sat staring at each other dreamily, fantasizing about your future? Do you recall how you talked about everything: your similarities, differences, goals, and visions? Remember how easy it was to ask each other […]

25 Pieces of Empowering Relationship Advice for Women

Everyone always says, “Relationships are so hard!” But that’s not true. It’s not relationships that are difficult, rather, it’s the people involved in the relationships that MAKE them challenging. In other words, you can make your relationship better by doing two things: Requiring more of yourself Requiring more from your partner You see, a lot […]

Taking a Break in a Relationship: When it Is and Isn’t a Good Idea

Sometimes, when a couple is going through a hard time and they find it difficult to leave each other, they both decide to take a break from the relationship. A break from all the responsibilities of the relationship, a break from all the fighting and arguing, a break from the commitment, a break from feeling […]