Beware of love bombing: intense affection early on, often from manipulative partners. Look for red flags & set boundaries to protect yourself.
If your partner has no friends or hobbies, it can lead to emotional burden and resentment. Encourage them to make connections outside the relationship.
Partners without hobbies can become needy and lack purpose. Encourage them to find activities they enjoy to reduce stress and enhance their well-being.
Lack of empathy in a partner is a major red flag. It leads to feeling alone and unsupported in difficult times. Empathy is crucial for a healthy relationship.
Jealousy in a partner stems from insecurity. It's important to have healthy friendships and set boundaries. Your partner's jealousy is their issue to work on.
Partner's insistence on checking your phone is a red flag. Trust and respect boundaries for a healthy relationship.
Constant need for validation is a red flag. Empower and set boundaries. Walk away if they refuse to change.
Excessive sarcasm hides emotional issues. It can damage intimacy and self-esteem. Set boundaries and address the red flag.
Dating someone with addiction is a serious red flag. Look for signs, avoid enabling, and consider ending the relationship if necessary.
Dating a narcissist: Look for self-obsession, lack of empathy. They talk about themselves excessively, crave admiration, and lack self-worth. Run away!