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Ten Great Comebacks to the ‘Why Are You Still Single?’ Question

Don’t let nosy questions about your singleness catch you off-guard. While it’s none of your great-aunt’s business as to why you’re still single, she’s still likely to inquire. Here are 10 great comebacks to the “Why are you still single?” question: 1. Because you haven’t proposed yet. 2. Just lucky, I guess. 3. Name one married superhero. Exactly. […]

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How into You is Your New Partner?

When dating someone new, an unfortunate consequence of the busy lifestyle most people lead today is how hard it can be to know exactly where you fall on his or her list of priorities. On one hand, a partner who faithfully honors commitments at work, or to other friends, or even to themselves in the […]

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No Regrets: Why No Relationship is a Waste of Time

Relationships are by far our greatest teachers. When we are in love with someone, we always have the hope that this person could be the one we spend our lives with. Each relationship starts off with that hope and intention, which is why when it ends, it is extremely painful. The greatest thing about each relationship […]

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The Five Worst Pieces of Dating Advice We’ve Ever Heard

If you’re single, you’ve likely heard it all: every bad piece of dating advice out there. Here’s our list of the worst advice. Sadly, it’s also pretty common dating advice. Use at your own peril. 1. Play hard to get. Related: Don’t be too available; keep her waiting; never accept a last-minute date; and play mind […]

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15 Reasons to Date a Reporter

Assuming you’re not being currently investigated for a story, there’s no need to fear a reporter’s interest. Here are 15 reasons to date a reporter: 1. Reporters have great “B.S. radar.” They expect honesty and transparency — and know how to find out the truth if it’s not being told. 2. Reporters are usually self-employed and have […]

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Why You Shouldn’t Brood About the One Who Got Away

It always hurts when someone breaks up with us, even if it happens after a single date. The more we perceived the person as being ‘right’ for us, the more we pictured ourselves with them, the more we allowed our expectations to build, the greater our heartache and disappointment can be. It’s natural to reflect […]

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Seven Tips for Dating a Single Parent

According to the U.S. Census, in 2010 there were close to 12 million single-family households in America. Given these statistics, if you are a single adult, it would not be surprising that you find yourself attracted to someone who has children. As you read through these suggestions, remember that children come in all ages and some […]

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Newly Divorced? How to Know When You’re Ready to Start Dating

One of the scariest aspects of being a divorcee is the prospect of dating again. You are no longer a “we” with emotional ties, exclusive commitments and promises. Liberating? Perhaps. Confusing and scary? Definitely. In an ideal post-divorce world, the itch to re-partner would not arise until you are actually ready to deal with it. But, the reality remains the […]

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Why Saying ‘No Thanks’ to Certain Dating Advice May Save Your Love Life

You’ve met a new guy you really like. You’ve gone on a second date and you’re pretty excited about him. You call your girlfriend who has been receiving ongoing reports since you first connected with him online. She knows everything that’s actually transpired between you as well as what’s been going on in your mind […]

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Eight Valuable Love Lessons For Us All

It would be nice if life’s most important lessons came wrapped in a neat package and delivered to your front door. Unfortunately, many of the most essential lessons about life and love come the hard way—through disappointments, setbacks, and failures. Beginning in 1986, Dr. Terri Orbuch tracked the lives of 373 married couples and found […]

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