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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 […]

About You, Dating Advice, Relationship Advice, Relationship Tips, Relationships
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Finding Love After Loss: 7 Steps for Moving Forward

We all have “baggage.”  It comes with being human — and with having relationships. By age 18, most of us have discovered that relationships can be a source of great joy, satisfaction and meaning when our needs for love, affection and companionship are met. Or a source of heartache and sorrow when they’re not. Few things […]

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Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Great Dating Partner?

You’re looking for someone special. You’ve probably got your must-have/can’t-stand list that describes exactly what you’re looking for. Now’s a great time to take a look at yourself as well. Do you have what it takes to be a great dating partner? How “dateable” you are depends, in part, on your goals for dating. If, […]

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How to Turn Your ‘Flirting Switch’ On

Through my research, I’ve found that there are five distinct and unique ways of flirting: Playful, Physical, Polite, Sincere, and Traditional. We are all a combination of the five styles, but we have one or two dominant flirting styles. What does this mean for your love life? A lot, it turns out. How you flirt […]

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The Most Successful Online Dating Profile Photos Revealed

What matters more than anything when it comes to your online dating profile? One word: Photos. Photos can drastically increase your chances of getting more communication and dates. Or not. In fact, profiles with photos are nine times more likely to get communication. Use your photos as a primary tool to express who you are, what you love […]

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15 Reasons to Date a Bartender

If the cute bartender at your local watering hole has asked for your number, don’t be scared of saying yes to a date when he or she finally calls. (Not all bartenders are players. We promise.) Here are 15 reasons to date a bartender: 1. Free drinks. 2. Matt Damon did. He met his wife, Luciana Barroso, […]

Date Ideas, Date Tips, Dating Advice, Dating Tips

Sure, you’re having a great time together a few times a month, but do you really know where you stand, relationship-wise? Is one of you hoping it will turn into marriage and kids while the other is commitment-phobic and enjoys seeing more than one person at a time? 

After a few dates, sit down to discuss your thoughts on relationships, commitment, and how you’d define where you currently are — and where you might be headed.

Ten Things You Need to Know About the Person You’re Dating

Seeing someone new? Date intentionally. As you laugh at the same movies and share decadent desserts, make sure you’re getting to know important details of each other’s lives, too. Here are 10 things you need to know about the person you’re dating (and some good questions to ask!):

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Five Must-Haves for a Good Dating Life

According to Statistic Brain, as of June 2013, there are over 54 million single people in the United States and 40 million who have tried online dating. It is almost daunting to think about so many people who may be dating or interested in finding a long-term partner. Having been divorced in my late 30s, I […]

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How to Create Your Soulmate Wish List

For the past twelve years my soulmate Brian and I have been blissfully married. But I have to admit that there were moments along the way when I doubted he would ever come. Even though I had an amazing life, wonderful friends, and a successful career, at 43 I found myself still single with no […]

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15 Reasons to Date a Cancer

Cancers have an unfair reputation of being moody. Contrarily, their emotional nature can make them great empathetic and supportive partners. Here are 15 reasons to date a Cancer: 1. Cancers value “roots” and take pleasure in the comforts of family, tradition and home. 2. Cancers are emotional and sensitive. They can easily sympathize and empathize with others. […]

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