Romantic relationships can be hard! After all, you are trying to blend the wants, needs, and personalities of two people, something that is bound to end up in conflict now and again! Of course, some situations are partially problematic and need special attention if you want to keep your relationship healthy and happy. Read on to find out what they are.
An Ex is Hanging Around
One situation that can be poison to even the best relationship is when an ex of one partner just doesn't know when to let go. This situation can be compounded if they share custody of the kids because it forces everyone into a position where they cannot cease communication and have to at least try and get along.
Happily, there are some strategies you can use to ensure that an ex doesn't ruin your current relationship. First of all, it's crucial that you always put your current partner first, and consider what they need before you acquiesce to your ex's demands.
Also, it is worth considering whether you ex absolutely has to be in your life and the reasons why, if they are. If its because you still have feelings for them or are keeping them on hold as a plan B in case your current relationship doesn't work out