As we slide into our 40s, we’ve been around the block a few times with relationships. We’ve experienced successful relationships and had a few that crashed and burned.
For the relationships we’ve been tending for years, the newness has long worn off, and it can feel challenging to keep it going.
We feel a little stuck, and sometimes we don’t know if we should try to rekindle the flame, or throw in the towel and start over.
Either option comes with its own set of fears and questions. We don’t want to make the wrong choice, and either walk away from a good thing or stay in a dead-end relationship.
Whether we’re navigating a relationship that’s become mundane, exploring the idea of ending things, or dipping our toes into the water of dating again (after ending the relationship, of course!), there’s one powerful thing that may be preventing you from taking the steps you need, or want to make: our Inner Critics.Read More