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He's lost my trust.

posted Mon 27, Mar 2017 at 10:14pm

Hi I am just looking for some advice really. I am one of those women who don't like my husband going to strip clubs. I know some women are fine with it, but I'm not. It makes me feel very inadequa...

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Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Communications in relationships

My girlfriend talks about her sex past during intimate moments and I can't cope with the truth

posted Mon 27, Mar 2017 at 11:18am

Hi everyone, A little while back me and my girlfriend were trying new things. At this point, I feel like it is really intimate and we are in the zone and she tells me about what she did to anoth...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Boyfriend makes no effort

posted Mon 27, Mar 2017 at 9:47am

Hi, apologies in advance if this is a long post. I have been with my bf over a year now he's 21 and I'm 20, I go to uni which is about 40 minutes away from where he lives, so currently we only see ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships

My girlfriend/partner's position.

posted Sun 26, Mar 2017 at 9:53pm

So here it goes, I don't know if this is the right place to be asking for advice but this is what I found to talk on & needed help basically. So basically me & my girlfriend have been together ...

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Friends & Family, Making a Commitment, Mixed Families, Life transitions, Communications in relationships

Conflicting feelings

posted Sat 25, Mar 2017 at 1:16pm

I was married for 14yrs.  Im now 41 & my ex 43. My divorce was final January of this year, I filed because i had an affair. As soon as my ex told me he had a girlfriend, i wanted him back. I know...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment

possible reconciliation?

posted Sat 25, Mar 2017 at 6:33am

Why would an ex-fling who did not want me and moved on with somebody else stalk me online with a fake Facebook account? She did this a couple months ago but I cut her out of my life in April so it'...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Making a Commitment, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, Sex and Affairs

How do I juggle my fiancé and nursing school but still make him feel loved?

posted Thu 23, Mar 2017 at 3:13pm

My fiancé and i are recently engaged. We have been together for 5 years. Before we were engaged i was not in school and our relationship was really good. We were always having fun, laughing, got in...

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Work, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, A Psychologist's Perspective

How do I rebuild my trust

posted Tue 21, Mar 2017 at 4:42pm

I'll try to keep this as short as possible. 12 yeras ago my wife had a sexual affair with a work colleague. When I eventually caught her out and made her tell me the truth instead of denying it, we...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy, Communications in relationships, Living Apart Together, Sex and Affairs

Davina McCall wants to hear from you for a new TV programme

posted Tue 21, Mar 2017 at 3:20pm

Twenty Twenty, creators of First Dates and Gareth Malone’s The Naked Choir, are making a new studio show with Davina McCall that will discuss modern day issues. We’re looking for people to share th...

Tags: technology,relationships,phone
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Work, Finding Time for Each Other, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment, Bringing up Children Together, Communications in relationships

he left me strandered

posted Mon 20, Mar 2017 at 10:10pm

earlier this week me my partner and my mum was in manchester, for the past couple of weeks me and my partner have been going through a rough patch, the stress levels between both of us have been hi...

Tags: relationships,trouble,arguments.
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Work, Friends & Family, Getting on Better with my Partner, Communications in relationships

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Confusion

posted Fri 31, May 2013 at 5:34am

Me and my boyfriend have been having problems for a year now. We have been together for over 12 years. I love him so much and have decided to work things out. But then, one day, I found an email fr...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

in need of relationship advice :(

posted Tue 10, Apr 2012 at 10:54am

My bf had not paid me any kind of attention for 6 months sexual or emotional it felt more like we were friends, and I felt very low and alone so I kept telling him how I was feeling and he would sa...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner

Relationship mess- please help

posted Tue 17, Jan 2012 at 11:54am

I have been with my boyfriend for 2 and a half years. I have been divorced for 6 years after my partner left me and my 2 children. My boyfriend has been seperated just over 3 years after his wife l...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment, Mixed Families

Feelings outside a long-term relationship

posted Sat 21, Jan 2012 at 12:41am

I'm brand new here - finally decided I needed some help from many different sorts of people. I've been in a long-distance relationship for about a year and a half now. I'm very serious about my ...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Controlling, insecure and paranoid boyfriend

posted Sun 20, Dec 2009 at 5:26pm

When I as 18 I met this guy either late 2007 or early 2008 ( I cant quite remember). From the first time I set eyes on him I liked him as he was and still is very attractive. Instead of him approa...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

How can I trust again?

posted Wed 25, Jan 2012 at 12:09pm

I've been with my boyfriend for about a year now. I LOVE him with all my heart. Things have started to get pretty serious now and he says he thinks that im the one for him. He's had a lot of previo...

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Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner, Making a Commitment

Need a clear direction

posted Wed 1, Feb 2012 at 9:41am

I've been with my boyfriend for a little over 8 months now, and things have been going smoothly up until recently. As of late, I've started to feel somewhat neglected and quite frankly, unimportant...

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Finding Time for Each Other

A difficult situation

posted Sun 5, Feb 2012 at 12:00am

New member here, About 5 months ago I started university, I'm a mature student studying on a course were the majority of people are 30+. Shortly after starting (about a month) I met a girl in...

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Making a Commitment

Lies and cheating

posted Tue 14, Feb 2012 at 3:23pm

I have been married for 18 years during this time my husband has been caught 'cheating' on the internet and has also given me an STD. In all cases he said he would never do it again. We have thre...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance

I am jealous, its driving me nuts!

posted Mon 20, Feb 2012 at 11:45am

Hello all, I am have been with my boyfriend for 6 months, and we have such a loving relationship. We want to spend every waking moment possible with each other, we kiss and cuddle all the time and ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

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Having an affair but can't leave marriage

posted Sat 31, Jan 2009 at 9:57am

I really need someone to put my life back on track, to turn me back into the mother and wife I once was... a year ago, all that matters to me was my family whom I took pride in and would do a lot f...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Affairs and Jealousy

Trying to right my wrong but so unhappy

posted Mon 2, Dec 2013 at 4:45pm

Hi my marriage became very one sided and I ended up being a single mum whilst married. Friends and family told my husband how things were but his answer was " she's well trained " and " she's alrig...

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Affairs and Jealousy

7 months on and don't feel any better after betrayal....

posted Mon 16, Mar 2009 at 10:07am

.....if anything I feel worse as the more I think about it, the more deception I see! My husband had been seeing a friend of mine behind my back for months and he was also e-mailing a woman off ...

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Finding Time for Each Other, Affairs and Jealousy, Getting on Better with my Partner

Is sexual attraction and friendship enough?

posted Sat 15, Sep 2012 at 1:17pm

Hi everybody, ive been on here before in search of advice....im back again lol So im 23 male, and have been seeing/sleeping with a girl who i have alot of history with, we go back along way lots...

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Sex/Intimacy and romance, Making a Commitment

Newbie help please?

posted Mon 9, Jun 2014 at 10:50am

Not sure if anyone can advise but here goes. Brief history, married 34 years, 4 grown up kids, financially ok and seemingly happy. Wife had an affair 20 years ago but worked through it and stayed t...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My boyfriend doesn't initiate or want sex.

posted Wed 11, Mar 2009 at 6:19pm

I've been with my boyfriend for almost 7 months now. We love each other and get on amazingly well. However...he doesn't initiate sex with me. In the day he can be all over me, hugging and kissing m...

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

Seperated and heartbroken

posted Sat 7, Nov 2015 at 8:12pm

Looking for some advice as i just don't know what to do. Me and my Wife have been together for 8 years, Married for 4. When we 1st met we were so much in love, constantly kissing and hugging, we co...

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Money, Housework, Finding Time for Each Other, Sex/Intimacy and romance, Getting on Better with my Partner, Life transitions, Communications in relationships, A Psychologist's Perspective

Found my boyfriend wanking

posted Mon 8, Dec 2008 at 10:18pm

<p>Help - I don;t know what to do.&nbsp; I just found my boyfriend wanking over a girl online.&nbsp; He was using his webcam and it eas obvious they were both at it.</p> <p>Please help, I feel so ...

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Affairs and Jealousy

My Wife's secret affair with her boss!!

posted Mon 10, Aug 2009 at 11:46am

Hi all..Ive just discovered my wife is having a sexual relationship with with her Ex boss, this has torn my world apart completely. When she started working for this company 5 years ago she was war...

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Affairs and Jealousy

Really long term relationship with major issues

posted Sun 8, Jun 2014 at 4:13pm

My heart goes out to all of you whose posts I read about problems in relationships of a few years or even a few months. Looking at it from the long perspective (over 40 years) I wish you all co...

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

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