7 Reasons You Need to Get of Out My Relationship and Tend to YoursSome people say that reality TV shows have no redeeming qualities. But I maintain that, sometimes (albeit rarely), there are relationship lessons to be learned from those shows. Granted, most of the times they are lessons in what not to do.
As I sat watching the Real Housewives of Atlanta this week, my heart broke as I witnessed a scene between cast member Kandi Burress and her mother. Kandi is engaged to her live-in boyfriend of two years, Todd. And Kandi's mother does not think that Todd is good enough for her successful, talented, millionaire, Grammy award-winning daughter. And, it's gotten to the point that the relationship between Kandi and her mother is strained and Kandi cannot enjoy planning her wedding.
This same scenario played out between me and my mother (minus the part about being a millionaire or winning Grammys). She did not like my live-in boyfriend and she had no problems letting it be known. Looking back, IRead More »from 7 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Worrying About My Relationship — and Tend to Your Own