Cookies on The Couple Connection: The couple connection uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use the couple connection, we will assume that you are happy to receive all cookies from this site.

Relationship Forum Forum Posts RSS Feed

The Relationship Forum is provided for visitors who are seeking advice and support from the community in relation to relationship issues. The aim of the forum is to help you to understand and explore your situation by talking to others who may be going through, or have experienced a similar situation. The Relationship Forum is moderated by a team of counsellors with lots of experience of helping couples as they work things out in their relationship. They facilitate the forum, providing advice, guidance and additional help wherever needed.

If you are offended by a post or topic please use the 'Flag' button to alert a moderator. Please do not use this facility if you simply disagree with what has been posted; if this is the case post a reply stating your opposing opinion and when doing so do not make any personal attacks. If you disagree with another member of the forum or with a situation, state your case without attacking or insulting others and treat others with respect.

For visitors who may wish to discuss their issue in a more private setting you can visit the ‘Listening Room’. Here you can talk to an online helper, who will help you explore and understand what is going on for you. This is not online conselling but we do know that it often helps to talk it through and may help you take the next step.

Please note: there are a number of comments offering assistance by way of casting a spell. We flag these as spam and if you do come across any, please flag these so that we can eradicate this sort of behaviour.

Please sign in or register to post on the forum.

 

Forum Posts

Most Recent

Topic Category Replies

HOW I GOT MY EX BACK WITH DR. EKPEN TEMPLE SPELL

posted Fri 31, Oct 2014 at 4:15am

I want the world to know a great man that is well known as Dr.EKPEN TEMPLE has the perfect solution to relationship issues and marriage problems. The main reason why i went to Dr.EKPEN TEMPLE was f...

Read more →

Am I in the wrong?

posted Thu 30, Oct 2014 at 11:45am

I am in the first relationship with someone since my marriage ended after 16 years. I have been with this women for 6 months and I truly care for her. When we started dating she had light brown...

Read more →
Affairs and Jealousy

Why can't i be attracted to the man i love?

posted Thu 30, Oct 2014 at 10:48am

My boyfriend and I have been together 10 years now. I know he loves me as much as anyone could. I love him too but we do have a problem… I have never really been able to physically show him how ...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

Finance

posted Thu 30, Oct 2014 at 2:22am

Hello. I need a word of advice regarding bill pay sharing. I lived with my bf for a year and paid half the rent, even though the place where he wanted to rent was expensive for me. I managed i...

Read more →
Money

needing urgent help / advice

posted Wed 29, Oct 2014 at 5:55pm

I am at my wits end and really need to know where to go for help. this is a bit of a long one im afraid...but really would appreciate input on my problem. I got married to my childhood sweeth...

Tags: leaving indecisive problems internet dating commitment suicidal
Read more →
Making a Commitment

Am I in the wrong for not uninviting people?

posted Wed 29, Oct 2014 at 2:06pm

It's my birthday coming up soon, and I have recently got back with my boyfriend after breaking up for 5 months. However, I invited people to my party before we got together, and I invited some boys...

Tags: birthday,teen,disrespectful,guilty
Read more →
Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships

Loads of people are blocking me on Facebook

posted Wed 29, Oct 2014 at 12:47am

I am so upset, I keep having tons of people block me on Facebook and I don't know why!! Its all these people from my church group and this other church group I go to and its like all of them hate...

Read more →

Please please help.

posted Mon 27, Oct 2014 at 7:11pm

My boyfriend and I have been together now for two years. He was perfect for me I decided this when I first laid my eyes on him. BUT six months in to our relationship he told me that he had a daught...

Tags: help,ex,partners,children
Read more →
Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Friends & Family, Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

Is wanting touch this bad normal?

posted Mon 27, Oct 2014 at 5:33pm

First off, I'm not a super touchy feely person but not by choice. I grew up in a family where it didn't happen a lot. But as I've gone through a few relationships I've realized I really like to b...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Word from the street, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Should I break up? So confused.

posted Mon 27, Oct 2014 at 4:12pm

I don't want to go into too much detail, but basically, my boyfriend and I have been sort of breaking up, since Thursday night. There are a lot of external pressures, which is why I originally wa...

Read more →
Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships

Most Helpful

Topic Category Replies

Jealousy issues with bf

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 6:45pm

Ive been with my bf for almost 9 years, and although i've always been a jealous person i feel like its now getting out of hand. Just some background info... Years ago I found out he was having an i...

Read more →
Affairs and Jealousy

Is He Leading Me On? I Really Care About Him ...

posted Fri 25, Nov 2011 at 12:15am

Hi all, I'm in need of some relationship advice. I'm feeling really blue about this. So here it is: I've known this wonderful guy for over a year, and was previously with another guy but knew hi...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment

help - we just cant talk without arguing

posted Wed 24, Sep 2008 at 1:12pm

My fella and I have been together for 8 years and have children together. Over the past 4 years we have be gradually been drifting apart with issues from work , neighbours from hell and me not sle...

Read more →
Getting on Better with my Partner

Shoul I Leave Him?

posted Tue 1, Nov 2011 at 10:09am

Hi Guys Im Kinda New To This Site... Okay So Im 16 And Going out with a guy who is 25 ( Yes 9 Years InBetween Us.) 3 Days Ago Was His Birthday, so as usual he picked me up from school with his car...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance

I met another guy during a break up, but now my bf and I are back together, help!

posted Mon 21, Nov 2011 at 5:37pm

My boyfriend and I have been together for a year and 5 months now. The majority of that time we have lived together also. We've had ups and downs that have led us to break up several times (his fa...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

confused

posted Thu 8, Dec 2011 at 2:31pm

Me and my boyfriend have been together for 4 and a half years, we are both only 20 so started dating when we were 16. 10 days before we got together my boyfriend broke up with me and we had been to...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Boyfreind caught masturbating in bed while I'm asleep

posted Mon 23, May 2011 at 11:40am

Hi new to this! But just wondering. Iv been with my boyfreind for 6months now and we live in our own flat. Everythings great etc and Yesterday we had sex during The day, and I fell asleep in bed ...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance

webcam

posted Sat 28, Jan 2012 at 10:12am

I have been in a relationship with my partner for a year and moved in with him 3 months ago. I have just discovered that he is a member on a swinging website and that he masturbates online over a w...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Is it him or me???

posted Tue 13, Mar 2012 at 10:51pm

I've been with my partner for over 7 years and we have a young baby now and I'm back at work, I went back only weeks after her birth and I'm trying to juggle home work and baby. We have exchanged ...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance

Partner has fallen out of love with me

posted Wed 11, Apr 2012 at 12:30am

I was with my partner for 3 and a half years. We split up 3 weeks ago. Things weren't going well for a while and I could feel that we were going to break up but it just doesn't feel real at the mom...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Most Commented

Topic Category Replies

Am I just insecure or is she cheating?

posted Wed 13, Jun 2012 at 9:26pm

I've been married to my wife for 6 years and we have 2 wonderful sons. Over the last couple of months she has been very distant and has not let her phone out of her sight (constantly on Facebook or...

Read more →
Affairs and Jealousy

Re-kindling sex with my husband - help!

posted Mon 11, Jun 2012 at 10:31am

I have been married for a few years and have two young children with my husband. Over the last year we have had less and less sex (my lack of enthusiasm/instigation) and I know it is getting him do...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance

Please help, Lesbian relationship crisis

posted Mon 11, Jun 2012 at 10:51pm

Alot of people dont agree with same sex relationships but im completely in love with my partner. Things are becoming really difficult and i dont know which way to turn. We consantly argure, over ...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

Travelling with my boyfriend

posted Wed 13, Jun 2012 at 9:35pm

I'm having huge confusion and difficulties in my relationship at the moment and any help and advice will be much appreciated. I have been with my boyfriend for a little under 2 years. When I me...

Read more →
Money, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

I Love My Boyfriend, But I'm Not In Love With Him

posted Sat 16, Jun 2012 at 12:09am

Hi all, So I am in a new relationship (two months coming up) and I'm a little confused on how I am feeling/"should" be feeling. He's a really great guy and we get along really really well most of ...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

We have been Through so much

posted Mon 25, Jun 2012 at 8:08pm

Me and my ex girlfreind of 1 year and 7 months broke up a month ago. We didnt stop rowing mainly my fault i would jump and any little thing and always moan. she told me she wasnt happy and needed s...

Read more →
Getting on Better with my Partner

How do i deal with my spoiled girlfriend

posted Fri 12, Apr 2013 at 4:34pm

We’ve been together for 1.5 years( both 18) and it might be over soon. She was brought up ridiculously pampered and spoiled by her wealthy parents. She’s never had a job or had to work for anything...

Read more →
Money, Work, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Friends & Family

Unsure if i am a commitment phobe,or just haven't met the right man

posted Sun 28, Apr 2013 at 7:41pm

I am 35 and have been single for 5 years after a 14yr relationship break up which i have a 7yr old son. I am an open and honest person and have a joy for life.I have been dating on and off since ...

Read more →
Making a Commitment

He's my boyfriend but i feel a bit like the other women!

posted Wed 29, May 2013 at 9:14pm

A bit of background: My boyfriends family are great - he has a 3 brothers,2 of who met there gfs at 14 and 16 I think and there still together & a twin sister who's been with her boyfriend for a y...

Read more →
Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Friends & Family

Where to begin?

posted Wed 29, May 2013 at 3:16am

I'm in a confusing place in my relationship right now. My girlfriend and I have been living together for a year and a half now. We each moved across the country to be with each other after dating...

Read more →
Sex/Intimacy and romance

The Listening Room

What is this?

Listening Room helpers are available to chat Monday - Sunday 9-10pm (GMT).