Healthy Relationships

Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 5 – The 5 Killers In A Relationship

Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 5 – The 5 Killers In A Relationship
  Have you ever wondered what differentiates those couples who have relationships that seem happy, thoughtful, and healthy versus those that struggle to have a relationship that lasts? Do you find yourself repeating similar patterns in your relationship where things start off good but then go in the totally opposite direction? K and I discuss the 5 Stages You Need to have a Successful Relationship. Most couples don't make it past stage 2. It's an interesting discussion and discovery process about how we love and nurture our significant others in relationships. I'm positive as...
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Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 4 — Compatibility: Is your significant other the butter for your toast?

Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 4 — Compatibility: Is your significant other the butter for your toast?
How important is compatibility in a relationship? Opposites attract, but is this the formula for a lasting relationship? What attributes matter most? That is the million dollar question, and K and I have a few answers that may help you out. Even though we now have access to online dating which has sophisticated algorithms to help you find your match, people still find it challenging to find someone compatible. It's because there is still a missing element. Listen in as we share some insights from a couple who has been together for 82 years, yes 82 years along with the collective ex...
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Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 3 – The Lustful Truth About Love

Bedtalks Relationship Podcast Ep. 3 – The Lustful Truth About Love
  In this episode of Bedtalks, we focus on lust and love and how the two intermingle. Differentiating between lust and love is hard in the beginning. Desire can be intense at the onset of a relationship, often making it difficult to recognize true feelings versus infatuation or a physical desire for someone. But lust and love have separate definitions. Love is defined as having an intense deep feeling of affection for someone. Lust is having a strong sexual desire for someone. But the two may coexist in a relationship which is why it's important to be able to differentiate...
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7 Lessons I’ve Learned From Heartbreak

7 Lessons I’ve Learned From Heartbreak
There isn’t a simple cure for heartbreak. There just isn’t. Sometimes you have to flow with it, feel it, and probably most important, learn from it so that you can heal and move forward. As a relationship coach, there are specific topics that I am often asked about by those I coach, but a topic that most of my clients suffer from most is the power of heartbreak. It is crippling, debilitating emotionally and physically, and it can set back even the strongest among us. Here are 7 Lessons I’ve learned from heartbreak that will help you move on and forward: 1. It isn’t always about y...
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Let’s Talk About Love

Let’s Talk About Love
[audio mp3="https://elizabethoverstreet.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Elizabeth-Overstreet-Radio-Segment-20190214.mp3"][/audio] How do you attract who you want into your life? How do you know if you are in a healthy relationship? Why is love so complicated? Listen in on my discussion with Erroll, KMac, Pam, Jaz, and I on the Sports Shop Radio Show, an affiliate of ESPN, as we talk about love and answer these questions. Don't forget to share in the comments your thoughts about the interview. XoXO Elizabeth  
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Warning Signs That You May be in a Toxic Relationship (Part 3) on @RTRLRadio

Warning Signs That You May be in a Toxic Relationship (Part 3) on @RTRLRadio
What happens when we choose to stay in a toxic relationship? What if you are married to a toxic person? How do you know if you should get a divorce? We do intensive research before buying a house, a car, or even a new stereo. Rarely do we take the same steps to make sure we are entering a healthy relationship. But relationships touch every aspect of our lives. They affect us emotionally, spiritually, and physically. Often we feel we're in too deep by the time we realize something is wrong. Once we suspect we're in a toxic relationship, we need to do some serious thinking. Choosing to rem...
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Warning Signs That You May be in a Toxic Relationship (Part 2) on @RTRLRadio

Warning Signs That You May be in a Toxic Relationship (Part 2) on @RTRLRadio
  How do we protect ourselves against toxic relationships? What are the warning signs of a toxic relationship? How do we know when to leave a toxic relationship? Toxic relationships are sneaky. When we first fall in love, it's easy to idealize our partner and ignore the red flags. We discussed some of these tell-tale signs in Part I of this series. Today we delve further into toxic relationships. How do we know if we're in a toxic relationship? Be aware of your and your partners behavior and look out for these patterns: You spend more time being unhappy than happy You find ...
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7 Common Phrases We Use In Relationships (And What They Mean To Women Versus Men)

7 Common Phrases We Use In Relationships (And What They Mean To Women Versus Men)
As Justin Bieber put it, "what do you mean?" There have been many books written about the ways men and women communicate. While men and women share much in common, they often express it a little bit differently. Women are more verbose in nature and men tend to use fewer words leaving women guessing at their end game or intentions. This article is written with the intention of breaking it down in simple terms of 7 common relationship phrases women and men use and what they really mean. Hang on tight — you’ll enjoy the ride and learn more in this quick read that will help you the next time...
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This Is Why Celibacy Might Be The Key To Reset Your Love Life

This Is Why Celibacy Might Be The Key To Reset Your Love Life
The dating game has changed a lot, but then again it really hasn’t changed that much. Yes, we now have online dating and social media adding a different dimension and providing you with what seems to be a plethora of choices, but weirdly enough people still feel disconnected and long for meaningful connection with a significant person not one of many. It’s a strange conundrum to have so much available, yet not really have access to the quality you are seeking in a significant other (SO). It begs the question of what are we doing wrong and how did we get so far off that we struggle to find a...
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2018 Dating Terms You Should Know – Part 3

2018 Dating Terms You Should Know – Part 3
Tune in for part 3 of my discussion with Robert of the Orion Group as we tackle part 3 of dating terms you should know to help you date smarter. 2018 Dating Terms You Should Know - Part 3
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