Philly Matchmakers | 6 Signs You Compare Your Relationship

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Are you one of the many women in Philly who constantly compares her relationship to others? It’s something a lot of women do in today’s social media obsessed world. Constantly comparing your relationship to those of your friends’ can actually hurt your relationship.

Today, our Philly matchmakers here at Philadelphia Singles Dating Service are going to show you the top six warning signs you’re comparing your relationship too much. It’s time you stop comparing your relationship and start enjoying it.

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1. You’re obsessed with other couples.

You’re totally obsessed and constantly checking out what other couples are up to rather than paying attention to your own relationship. You try to match what other couples are doing and worry you’re somehow falling short. You constantly obsess over everything everyone else does, especially when it comes to social media.

2. You stalk couples on social media.

Ah, social media. You use your social media accounts to stalk other couples and keep an eye on them. You often only want to do something because someone other couple has done it and posted pictures all over Facebook or Instagram. You hate feeling left out and want to do (or outdo) what everyone else is doing.

3. You overanalyze everything.

Due to the fact that everything looks so nice and perfect on social media, you’re constantly wondering why your own relationship isn’t like everyone else’s. Spoiler alert: social media isn’t real! People only post the best things that are happening in their lives. They don’t post the fights and arguments that take place every day. Stop believing that everyone else’s relationship is picture perfect all the time and start doing what you can do nurture yours.

4. You compare your current relationship to your previous ones.

Another warning sign you’re comparing your relationship too much is if you constantly compare it to the one you had before. It’s easy to judge a fresh new relationship based on a situation you’ve been a part of in the past, but just remember that this is a completely different relationship with a totally new person.

5. You’re never happy with your partner.

Because you constantly continue to analyze everything in your relationship, you’re never happy until you go to the restaurant your friend and her boyfriend went over the weekend. You’re never happy with your partner’s gifts unless he gets you a dozen roses like your sister’s boyfriend did for her last week. And even then, you’re continuously looking to hit the next relationship goal. This isn’t a healthy way to live your relationship, and if you continue down this path, you will end up single and lonely.

6. You argue with your partner over little things.

The negative vibes caused by constantly comparing your relationship to others is causing a lot of stress in your relationship. It has reached a point that you and your partner fight over little things. For instance, why on earth couldn’t they have gotten you the Michael Kors purse for your birthday… the one that you’ve been dying to get for months? Melissa’s boyfriend picked up on her hints, so why couldn’t your partner do the same, right? Again, stop comparing your relationship to others.

So how many of these warning signs do you see in yourself? Are you guilty of comparing your relationship to everyone else’s? If you’re constantly comparing your love, you’re heading down a dangerous path. Put a stop to these harmful behaviors today before you push your partner away.

If you’re single and ready to meet relationship-minded singles in Philadelphia, contact our Philly matchmakers today and let us help you find true love. Let us introduce you to quality single men in Philadelphia who are fit to date and compatible with you.

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