I broke my bad habits after I took a full year to be completely single and establish my self-worth, and fully love and accept myself and past mistakes.
Taking care of yourself and conquering your people-pleasing ways doesn’t give you license to stop caring about other people’s feelings — especially your partner’s.
The problem with people pleasing: You’re trying so hard to be good. So how come you feel so bad?
How far should love go?
Self-care is vital to establishing a sense of oneself, and creating boundaries from there. (Image Credit: Unsplash/Pavel Badrtvinov)
In simplest terms, codependency is a relationship pattern of losing ourselves in another person and has been called the “disease of the lost self.”