It’s bound to happen in any relationship: your partner has a terrible day, whether it’s because of something that happened at work or school, or a situation with a family member or friend. And when you live nearby, often the best thing you can do is to just be there for them, and cuddle up [...]
Articles from April 2010
It’s an incredibly romantic thought: you and your long-distance partner don’t have a visit planned for weeks (or months!) and you miss each other immensely…so one day, you just show up on his or her doorstep. Sounds simple, right? But to make it a reality, pulling off a surprise visit actually takes a fair amount [...]
If you’re in a long-distance relationship, chances are that you’ve had to make room in your budget for travel costs. It might be overseas flights if you live in different countries, or it might be half a tank of gas if you’re a few hours away. Either way, someone has to cover the expense. But [...]
Being in a long-distance relationship means that when you visit each other, one of you is a guest in that city. So why not have fun with it, and explore the city together? Make a list of the common (and quirky!) tourist attractions in your area, and make a point to check them out the [...]
When all you want is to hear his voice, how do you deal with a long-distance partner who doesn’t say much on the phone?
Having different communication styles can lead to problems in a long-distance relationship, where you can’t simply sit side-by-side on the couch and watch a DVD together—the only way you can spend time [...]