It’s a great experience to be in a loving relationship. Falling in love is very exciting, and it’s easy to become completely consumed by the person you are falling for, but that’s exactly why it’s important to know how to not lose yourself in a relationship!
Why would you want to lose your independence while still being in a committed relationship? This is true even if your new relationship is long-term (or for ever!) partnership, it’s simply not healthy to lose yourself in a relationship. It is important to be true to yourself, and to maintain a healthy balance in all aspects of your life, even your romantic relationships. Even if you’re already feeling like you’re losing yourself a bit in your relationship, it’s never too late to come back to yourself.
Whether you’re just embarking on a new and exciting relationship or you’re in a committed, long term relationship of several years, these tips for how to not lose yourself in a relationship can be useful for helping you maintain a happy, healthy relationship with your partner and yourself.