Secrets To Surviving A Long Distance Relationship

Bella Breakdown There are very few people who will tell you a long distance relationship is easy. Relationships in general are hard, hard work. But add a few thousand miles between a couple and there’s plenty more stress involved. If you’re in a long distance relationship or are thinking about entering one with your SO, there are some basic things to keep in mind throughout your time together to make things run as smoothly as possible. That said, if you’re experiencing high anxiety or unhappiness during your long distance relationship, you may just have to accept that the setup...

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Why You Shouldn’t Shop With Your Partner

Bella Breakdown Your significant other is probably the first person you think of to do activities with. As the Christmas season rounds the corner, you are probably under the impression that it’s a good idea to shop with one another, probably not for their gift, but for your family and mutual friends. Well, I hate to break it to you but shopping with your partner under most circumstances could be damaging to your relationship. Okay, so maybe not while you are holiday shopping, but if you live together and are deciding to shop to redecorate your home, some of...

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Taking Your Relationship Public

Bella Breakdown The beginning of a relationship is one of the most exciting points of it. You are still totally infatuated with your new partner. You are definitely still trying when you go on dates, or when they come over to stay the night. You try to keep your grossest habits at bay until you know they’re probably not going anywhere. Every little thing they do is cute, and in no way annoying. That’s for later down the road. One of the more exciting parts about your new relationship is getting to share it with other people. You’re so...

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When To End A Long Distance Relationship

Bella Breakdown Long distance relationships are some of the most challenging relationships to be in. It can be really rewarding for a lot of couples, however it can be really strenuous for many couples. Long distance relationships always begin with hope that your love is strong enough to bridge the divide of your physical proximity. So, no doubt long distance relationships will be hard, even if it’s a great relationship, but when is it time to end your LDR? Well here are a few signs: 1. You or your partner begins to make excuses as to why the communication...

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Signs You’re A Controlling Partner

Bella Breakdown Being a control freak isn’t necessarily a bad thing when it comes to things like running your own life, or career. It can be very beneficial to your overall success. Being a control freak becomes problematic when you are doing so to your partner though. It is one thing to be in control of your life, it is completely different to attempt to control someone else’s. So, what are they signs that you are a controlling partner, or that you have a controlling partner? 1. They constantly need your permission. Nothing that they do can slide without...

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