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Think You’re Ready to Marry?

Getting married is a very exciting thing. The proposal, the ring, the big party! It’s natural to get excited and focus all your attention on the “big day”, but, what will your life be like after the wedding? Interestingly, this is an area that’s often ignored by engaged couples… or even couples who are just […]

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14 Tips For A Better Relationship

Want a better relationship? Step up and be the hero. Often relationships can get very tit-for-tat. You may pick at one another, keep score, complain all the time. Are you acting like the partner that you would want to have? So, how about making some small changes in how you relate to your partner…without being […]

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Would You Date A Coworker?

Dating in the office can be very controversial. Some workplaces forbid it, others don’t. But either way it can be a risk. If things don’t work out you still need to work together….talk about awkward! And, let’s not even think about the office gossip and sexual harassment cases that may follow those who are unsucessful in office love. […]

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Even More Cool New Online Dating Sites…

Just when you thought you knew everything there is to know about online dating, today I’d like to show you there’s even more out there for you to try.  Some interesting…some kinda crazy….but nonetheless new. You may know that I previously did a post about the top online dating sites, and some new ones, but […]

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Will You Be My Valentine?

Dear readers Happy Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re single, dating someone, committed or have just broken up, I’d like to send you my love and best wishes for a great day today! Let’s all make today about celebrating how amazing love is – we can all agree on that, right? So, if you have a single friend…why […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. If you live in a red state, you’re 27 percent more likely to get divorced than if you live in a blue state. Maybe that’s because red-state couples traditionally marry younger—and the younger the partners, the riskier the marriage. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the states with the lowest median age […]

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Do You Have What It Takes To Make A Marriage Last?

We all hear lots of yackity-yack about the divorce rate today, but the reality is that the divorce rate has been declining since it’s peak in the 1980’s. (Yay! Back then it was at 50 percent and today it’s down to 41 percent.) So….are we getting better are relationships and commitment? Are we less selfish and […]

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Wacky Relationship Stat of The Day

Did you know…. If your parents were divorced, you’re at least 40 percent more likely to get divorced than if they weren’t. If your parents married others after divorcing, you’re 91 percent more likely to get divorced. This could be because witnessing a parents’ divorce reinforces our ambivalence about commitment in a “disposable society,” says […]

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New Research: Online Dating is A Crapshoot

Online dating is one of the most widely used ways that people search for a relationship today, but does it offer advantages over other methods of meeting new potential partners? Maybe not… A new research study conducted by Northwestern University was just published in the Journal Psychological Science in the Public Interest. The study found that the main advantage of […]

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Is Someone Leading You On?

Is your relationship legit or is your partner just leading you on? Sometimes when a relationship starts intentions are good but, over time those feelings may change from active to passive. Or, maybe a partner was hedging their bets all along, wanting to have someone who’s “good for now”, but not interested in you for the long term.  Would […]

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