Like most young adults, I’ve gone through periods where I’ve loved being single and times when I’ve hated it. There are moments when I’ve been madly in love and others when I’ve simply been mad. As a recovering codependent, I’m the type of girl who stays in a relationship long after its expiration date
It isn’t always easy to end an unhealthy relationship. It requires us to trust that our intuition to be on our own will lead us to a place of peace, happiness, and self-love. At times, my self-trust has wavered. But I always knew deep down that cleaning up my side of the street would allow me to eventually meet a great partner. After all, it takes an emotionally intelligent person to meet one.
In my personal journey — as well as in my work with clients — I’ve come across 15 signs that you’re ready to meet a great partner and create a fulfilling relationship.