Have you ever said to yourself, “My boyfriend really wants [insert weird sexual activity, nineteen kids, a loan, etc.], and if I don’t do it, he might leave me”? You definitely are not not the first woman to think this, but here’s why this tiny, sneaky, and very painful little thought deserves a bit more […]
You are thinking about moving in with him, but you’re also thinking about how you’d like to get married. Will living with him increase or decrease your chances of eventually tying the knot? Can you find out if the two of you are interested in marriage by moving in together? Hi, Claire, my question is […]
Have you ever gotten mixed messages from a man? Passionate intimacy, then “I don’t want a relationship” conversations? How do you know what the truth is? He says he isn’t interested in a relationship, but I think he IS… I have a intimate friend whom I have known for a year now, but he was cheated on […]
How soon can you trust him? What goes into building the kind of trust that will let you give your heart into another person’s care? Find out how much you trust him, or WHY you don’t, just yet… Hi Claire, my boyfriend and I have been dating for 7 months now and are starting to talk about getting […]
When loving another person goes wrong, it can be so painful that you may be tempted to lock your heart in a fireproof safe-deposit box and never get it out again. What are the pros and cons of actively choosing to avoid heartbreak, or deciding to love again? Can you completely avoid heartbreak and steer clear […]
What does it really mean when the two of you agree to be in an exclusive relationship? What, exactly, goes into a commitment like that? What defines an exclusive relationship? You’ve been dating for a while, and you’re ready to take things further, to get a deeper commitment. What should it look like? Are you […]
You’ve been dating the smoothest, sexiest man since Ryan “Hey Girl” Gosling. You are happily floating in the wonder-fizz of a fresh new relationship. At what point can you call him your boyfriend? When is it too soon? How do you know?? Is it ever too soon to call him your boyfriend? Just so you’ll know, […]
Sometimes you think everything is on track when suddenly a massive relationship issue explodes like a stick of dynamite tossed into a bonfire, and he’s gone. Is it possible to get him back? Can you get him back without begging, tears, or ultimatums? (And should you even try?) Hi Claire, I’m having a problem with my fiancé. […]
When the first three dates are electric, your brain is not prepared to make smart decisions about your future. Fortunately, all you need to remember are two powerful words… 3 Dates Later: Do You Know Enough To Be Exclusive With This Guy? He’s new, he’s amazing, and he makes your skin shiver when you think […]
The Super Glue of Love can make the difference between a beautiful life long relationship and yet another painful break up… Keep reading and find out if you have it, and if not, how to get it! This Relationship Super Glue Can Keep You in Love Together for Life Deep respect, great communication, and the […]
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