Brittany Bergman is TCW regular contributor as well as an assistant copyeditor at Tyndale House Publishers.
It's about sacrificing important tasks to ensure that the most important tasks get the best of my time and energy.
Always have your own set of friends separate from his.
A man will only treat you the way you ALLOW him to treat you.
“No matter how long you have been waiting, the man God has for you will surpass your expectations. Not a minute early, not a moment later.” ― Michelle Mc Kinney Hammond “(Regarding Marriage) Both people need to care deeply about the other person, to put the other’s needs before their own, and to make a daily commitment to that person to stick it out.” ― Alessandra Torre, “Being faithful and monogamous is not natural for human beings. Even when it was only a fleeting thought and we didn't act on it.
We have all been tempted to stray at some point or another.
The lack of healthy boundaries in relationships can leave you weary and frustrated.
Strong boundaries, on the other hand, can help you enjoy the friendships in your life more.
The only person you can control in a relationship is you.
Switzer holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism and a Master of Arts in English and has taught university courses in communication, public speaking and journalism.
You may have a difficult time saying "no," when your old college buddy calls up and asks for help with a move, or you may not know how to end a conversation with a work friend who complains incessantly about her ex-husband or her new supervisor.
As I trudged along, I found myself making a mental list of all the tasks I needed to get done that weekend: Tackle my remaining work emails.
You can connect with her on Twitter at @Nested Nomad or read more at her blog The Nested