10 Ideas Guaranteed to Improve 'Date Night'

Admittedly, some of the dates I've planned have not gone as well as intended.  Trust me, the art fair in the rain is less romantic than it sounds.  And camping was not a huge success with my resort-loving husband.  Occasionally, though, we hit it out of the park....more
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What Do You Do When You Never Have Closure?

I had a feeling something was up, not just a sudden moment then but that something had been there, subtly, achingly, for a few days. Something that wasn’t the same like the first time we met, not the same in the way we usually spoke, not the same how we always found time for each other. Yet, I pretended like nothing happened. I tried to put on a smile, telling myself that I was just imagining things, that this was normal how things work these days....more
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How to Be Smart About Dating

Last year, I didn’t have much success in the love department. I went on lots of dates without even knowing what I really wanted from all the dating. Consequently, I ended up either being disappointed, feeling totally meh or having my heart broken by all the wrong people. I realized that I was doing something not quite right there. So, I decided to sit back and figure it out. Gradually, through trial and error, I have learned to be smart in my dating game and have better experiences.If you’re curious, here’s 10 ways to date smart:...more
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7 Dating Lessons I Wish I'd Known Sooner

1) If someone keeps being flaky or says they are too busy, they are just not that into you.There is one thing you should always keep in mind that: if someone really wants you, they will make time for you. If not, they will make excuses. No one is that busy to not even have 5 minutes a day to drop you a text, or at least follow through with your plan together if they truly care about you....more

Letting go of the bull and the horns. My top ten dont’s for online dating…

This week its a year since I sold my wedding dress and my wedding rings. Both cost a small fortune, so I’m glad they went to a good home. The reason I know such a random fact is because of my diary. ...more

5 Relationship Survival Tips for Travelers

When my partner and I first met, we did the best we could when it came to “dating” because we both had very hectic schedules and we lived in different states. The long distance was hard enough, but adding the fact that we both traveled for work only added more challenges. A couple of years later, he moved to a closer state and became more stationary, but my travel increased a great deal. ...more
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How To Get The Guy: Don't do THIS on a first date!

One of the first rules of dating is to not bring up the subject of your ex-boyfriend on your first few dates with a guy (and vice-versa for you guys reading this).  However I've noticed that if the conversation starts flowing well on your date, many girls are throwing caution to the wind and bringing up the topic anyway.  PLEASE. STOP. NOW....more

A question about undressing

A question about undressing (photo credit: babble.com....more