Three Great Long-distance Relationship Movies

I don’t know why, but when I’m sad or going through a breakup, instead of listening to happy music, I actually like listening to sad music, especially if I can find one that makes me feel as if it’s specifically written about what I’m going through. The sadder the better! Some might think that if […]

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Eight Long-distance Relationship Date Ideas in Honor of Earth Day

Long-distance couples are always looking for fun and creative date ideas—I mean, how many times can you watch a movie together before it gets boring. I know after one too many Skype dates I was left wishing for a shared experience, something that added to our relationship and gave us something to talk about (other […]

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How to Find Balance When Life Gets Stressful

Stress. It’s an icky word isn’t it? Just hearing the word makes your heart beats that little bit faster. Your temperature might increase slightly. Or maybe your mind starts to go into overdrive with to-do lists and worries. It really is a major issue in our society today. It affects a great number of us, […]

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How to Have Difficult Conversations With Your LDR Partner

Like any other adult relationships, there are several stages in an LDR. Normally, your relationship will get more serious after a couple of months once you have passed the honeymoon stage. This is where you start to discuss more serious things. There are common sticking points in LDRs—when will you close the gap, who is playing for […]

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12 Things LDR Happy Couples Do

Happily ever after looks easy in fairy tales. But what do Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White, Rapunzel and their charming princes actually do to make the happily ever after work? If you are in a healthy relationship, you won’t need to draw inspiration from Disney princesses. You’re already your own fairy tale. But what are the things that […]

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365 Days: Surviving the First Year of a Long-distance Relationship

Those who are in close-distance relationships have it easy: They are close to each other, often just minutes apart, and seeing each other every day is not a big a deal. It is true that they have their own challenges, but it does not compare to those of us who are in long-distance relationships. We […]

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April Fools’ Day Pranks for Couples in Long-distance Relationships

Sometimes things in long-distance relationships can get too serious. When are we going to close the gap? Have you saved enough money to come visit me yet? Why didn’t you answer your phone last night? Well, why not inject a little fun into your relationship with the perfectly executed April Fools’ Day prank? Also known […]

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From Friend to Lover: When to Enter a Long-distance Relationship

When we fall in love with someone, we take a risk of being broken and hurt. We put trust in them, and we want to be with them—no matter what people say about them. They are perfect, and every flaw they have seems irrelevant. It feels like they are beautiful creatures sent from heaven to […]

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Types of Guys You Should Never Bother Dating Long Distance

“His girl is moving to Italy? I don’t think it could work, man. It’s an LDR. It’s never gonna work out.” I heard a friend I’ve known for a while say this recently, and it took a lot of patience to not have a violent reaction to it. I realized that he is just one of […]

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How to Make Up When You’re Far Apart

You know the feeling: You’ve gone too far, said too much. The nasty words spill out. Maybe you don’t really mean them, but it’s too late. You’ve already said it, and the silence—or the screaming—is excruciating. The long-distance lovers quarrel: Often it starts over nothing but has the potential to end everything. It happened to me […]

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