Posts tagged dating

When do you know if your relationship is exclusive (without asking)?

Many of you might think the only way to confirm that you are in an exclusive relationship is to sit your partner down, take an impressive deep breath and launch the phrase “So… where do you see us going?” What are clues that someone can use to verify their relationship is serious- without “the conversation”?

I hear it all the time. “I am only attracted to one type of guy (girl), and he (she) jerks me around.  What’s wrong with me?” There are a lot of things that go into attraction and partner selection.  Often people find themselves in patterns of one type of partner that never turns out well.  […]

What Type of Flirt Are You?

You can learn a lot about someone by how they flirt, including their personality, attitudes and beliefs about courtship, self-presentation tendencies, and even past relationship behaviors. Knowing a potential partner’s flirting style may make it easier to determine if their dating attitudes and beliefs are similar to yours.

Do you ask your kids to take sides after a divorce?

I’ve been reading about several divorced dads and the varied connection they have with their children.  What are factors within the divorce process that make it so difficult (or easy) to provide good parenting?  Is one spouse 100% to blame?  Is it possible that some of these fathers are good parents in horrible circumstances? Mothers influence […]

I’ll Have What She’s Having (but only if she’s good looking)

With so many choices and too little time, how can women know the good guys from the bad guys with just one glance?

Should you date outside your ‘Type’?

Have you ever met someone new and thought there was a certain something that while you couldn’t put your finger on, influenced the way in which you behaved around them? Are you consistently going out with the same ‘type’ of person, based in part on this intuitive feeling? If you only date a certain type of partner, it may not be for the reasons you suspect. Holding onto a certain ‘type’ may also be detrimental to your long-term success of finding the right partner for you.