Planning a Memorable Valentine’s Day (Online) Date

Valentine’s Day is coming soon, time to plan your Valentine’s date. It is such an exciting time for lovers, close by and long-distance relationships as well!  Even though I admit that we don’t have to wait for Valentine’s Day to show some romance to our partner, the day is a perfect time to embrace and […]

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Celebrate New Year as LDR Couple

Starting a Fresh New Year for the Long – Distance Relationship

2016 seemed to fly by so fast and we are now in the first month of 2017 already. To most people, the New Year often means change. Often it also means a fresh start. To me, I like to take the New Year as a moment to reflect and have a fresh start for my […]

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Melding Traditions – Sharing Holiday Celebrations

Being apart during the holiday season is the absolute worst. Trust me, I’m speaking from experience. This year is different for me: I will be spending Christmas and New Year with my partner in person! I would like to give some tips on how to celebrate the holidays so that nobody feels left out of […]

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Planning a Long-Distance Engagement Party

After three years of being in a long-distance relationship with my amazing man, our engagement became official last month. A proposal happened (but that’s a story for another day…), and then we decided to have an engagement party in my hometown. This was to introduce us as a couple to our closest family and friends. […]

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Ideal Christmas Gifts for Your Long Distance Relationship

The Christmas season is extremely dependent upon time spent with family, friends and loved ones for special events and other holiday celebrations. Therefore, being in a long distance relationship during the holidays is horribly lonely. Being out of town and alone make the holidays stressful on your long distance relationship, with frustrations often expressed against one […]

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Sick: Nurturing Through The Miles

Fall and winter are my favorite seasons. I am a Winter’s child and love cold weather and being able to finally snuggle up inside with a hot, hot cup of tea and your favorite knit. Unfortunately, cold weather and autumn leaves bring cold and flu with them. I am certain that nobody really loves being […]

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Communication Strategies For How to Make Long-distance Relationships Work

It is not a secret anymore that communication is a key factor in making a long distance relationship work. I have heard a lot of stories of why long distance relationships fail, and a significant number that were caused by problems in communication Thus, in this post, I will share some strategies based on my own […]

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Don’t Mask Your Feelings: How to Be Truthful in an LDR without Hurting

Have you ever been in a situation where you are really feeling all the feelings in the world, but you just can’t let them out because you are afraid you’ll be judged or that your feelings will hurt somebody else’s? I’m sure you have, at some point in your life. An LDR poses a bigger […]

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Simple Ideas to Strengthen Your Long-Distance Relationship

Every healthy relationship will go through their ups and downs. Trying to patch up an argument may be a little bit more difficult when your significant other cannot be easily reached physically. But there are ways (thanks to technology) that can help strengthen your bond. Here are a few tips! 4 Ideas to Strengthen Your […]

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Why Long-Distance Relationships Fail

There’s an expression that practice makes perfect and I can’t help to think how it is very relatable to my long-distance relationship history. My current relationship is not the first one with distance involved. Previously I had a failed long-distance relationship, and to be honest, I was afraid to start another long-distance relationship again when […]

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