Posts tagged "control"

Check Your Vibes: 12 Ways To Ditch Your Inner Control Freak

We want control because we want certainty. That's a totally reasonable thing to desire, but it's also 100 percent impossible, so maybe let that dream go right about now.

By: Claire Hannum / May 5, 2015

Dating Don’ts: Why Control Is The Enemy Of Love

Say you’re in a new relationship, and things are going well. There are dinners, there is coffee in bed when you want it, there is sparkling conversation and wit and banter, there are all-consuming exchanges of emotion that leave you revitalized and ready to seize the rest of your lives together. You’ve reached a state…

By: Megan Reynolds / October 29, 2013

Girl Talk: How Being A Control Freak Ruined My Life (And How I Learned To Let It Go)

This piece is part of The Frisky's How To Deal Week, in which we're tackling mental health issues. I suppose in some ways I was destined to become a control freak. I was born into a proud dynasty of control freaks. My family is Italian, and growing up it was made very clear to me that…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 24, 2012