Though it’s easy to think their perfect partnership might extend beyond the rink, both are in relationships—with other people.
“A potential husband should celebrate your strengths and want you to flourish in things you’re good at and to gently help you in your weaknesses.” She adds: “You should never have to dumb yourself down to be appealing to a spouse.“I look for someone who I enjoy spending time with,” he says. RELATED: How Do Ice Dancing and Figure Skating Differ?“Apart from physical attraction, I think companionship is important if you want it to last."Felicia Zhang, 20, and Nathan Bartholomay, 24, have also only been skating together a little more than two years, but you'd never know it from their sexy synergy on the ice. Three-time Canadian bronze medalists Paige Lawrence, 23, and Rudi Swiegers, 26, have been skating together since 2005.It’s allowing another person to see the not-so-pleasant baggage that you’re carrying. If you and your boyfriend aren’t two separate people, your strong braid of three becomes a flimsy little twist of two. Yes, we are called to serve one above ourselves (Philippians 2:4), but 1 Corinthians tells us that we are Create a list of self-care ideas and intentionally schedule time to take care of yourself. Seek Out Mentorship The best teacher is your mistakes.You know--the type of stuff you’d be Discuss some of your hopes and dreams and your fears and failures. Spend Time Away from Each Other One of my biggest pet peeves are couples that morph into one person when they start dating. Plan a fun adventure with some of your friends and do something your S. The second best (and much less painful) teacher is other people’s mistakes.