Whenever you make plans and discuss them with others, you’ll almost certainly get tons of advice. Those handing out the advice do it with the best of intentions. They want what’s best for you. And sometimes, they’re older. Or more experienced. But what if you don’t feel that their advice is right for you?
Every relationship is unique. And though we all crave love, mutual respect, trust, and happiness, most relationships fail for surprisingly similar reasons. While you can’t control them all, you can definitely improve the odds of your relationship being happy and fulfilling by working on some personal skills, as well as some practices you can do together with your partner(s).