Re-evaluation – the 4th of 6 stages of relationships

Is this the person I really want to stay with? Re-evaluation is the fourth stage in relationship development. Webster’s says re-evaluation involves the action of assessing or evaluating something again or differently. We often consciously re-evaluate different aspects of our lives – work, goals, relationships, etc. We take some hard looks at where we are… Read More

Romantic love – the 1st of 6 stages of relationships

Ah, the wonders and mysteries of romantic love. Couples form initially from a personal sense of physical attraction. They talk, there’s some emotional intimacy. Out of that, if both feel an attraction, comes a mutual desire for companionship and more conversation. Mutual respect and trust increases and romantic love may ensue. Romantic love is commonly… Read More