Private Lives Podcast: I struggle to make lasting relationships, but desperately want to settle down
I can’t seem to break out of a pattern in which I’m attracted to emotionally unavailable men who can’t give me what I want.
Move on. You are nothing more to him than a pleasant diversion from his problems, Mariella tells a woman who doesn’t want to give up an affair.
A young woman who thought she had everything mapped out perfectly is suddenly on her own – and the jealousy is unbearable. Mariella Frostrup says it’s hard but it’s time to look to the future.
I am still only 27 and feel ready to meet a new partner, but I don’t know how to tell our two small children, let alone raise the subject with any woman I might be interested in.
I was expected to remain a virgin until I married a boy from church. At 23, I have rejected this lifestyle, but my attempts to meet a potential partner have failed.
‘My daughter formed a very close relationship with my husband’s son. I recently found out she is pregnant’.
My partner is pressuring me for a second baby, but I am struggling with the one we have, I need help
At 42, I feel time is running out to grow our family but feel terribly conflicted, anxious, guilty, and frightened. Annalisa Barbieri advises a reader
When we met, he didn’t look after himself. Now, although I have helped him smarten up, he doesn’t take care of his nails and hands or do anything about a wart, and this is a complete turn-off for me