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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Life-Saving Tips for How to Survive a Long Distance Relationship

Writing this article comes as a good, much-needed reminder to myself as I am leaving my boyfriend’s country in under a week. While nobody is spared from tears when dating someone from the other side of the globe, there are ways to make it work without feeling like you’re slowly dying inside all the time. […]

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Ways to Keep Your Long Distance Relationship Exciting

My long-distance relationship has taught me that being in a relationship is not always about rainbows and butterflies. There are ups and downs; sometimes you may find yourself tired and wanting to give up. Worry not, the hard days are just one of the phases in a relationship that you have to go through, and […]

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Ways to Show Appreciation in a Long Distance Relationship

You spend all afternoon making your partner this fabulous dinner for when he comes home from a stressful day at work. First, you pull up the recipe to their favorite dish, run to the grocery store to get all the ingredients, get home to realize you forgot an item and run all the way back. […]

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Setting Ground Rules Can Make LDRs Work

As many people know, long distance relationships are tough and it takes two strong people to fight against the odds. One key factor that has helped my relationship with “J” succeed was setting rules. Mind you, these rules weren’t written in stone that we both came up with before we decided to date; instead, they […]

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