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Tips for a Healthy Dating Relationship

The principles of loving toughness are the same for those who are single as for those who have been married for decades. There are circumstances, however, that are specific to the courtship period. Let me cite seventeen suggestions that will help you avoid the common pitfalls among those who are trying to win the heart of another. Don't let a relationship move too fast in its infancy. The phrase …

Dating After 40

So you're over 40 and back on the dating scene. Chances are you're not jumping for joy at the prospect of 'putting yourself out there' and going on those dreaded blind-dates. How are you supposed to meet someone when; • You've got a family to look after. • You're busy with a career. • You don't have time to go scouting for a new partner. • All the 'good catches' are married already anyway. So…

Dating Secrets

What is the key to successful dating and what makes a good date? We probably spend the day before any date fretting how to ensure it is perfect. As you get older, those fears do not go away. People over forty expect a certain standard of date, let us be honest a quick jaunt to the local fast food burger joint just is not going to cut it. There are a few dating secrets to help those of us who worry…

The Seething Sea of Online Dating Sites

The stereotype of people who use dating and relationship sites is not pretty. Based on total ignorance, it assumes that women online are socially incompetent and increasingly desperate. Based on lazy thinking, the stereotype paints dating site men as too short, fat, bald or smelly and residing at the sleazy end of a slippery social slide. It is assumed that emotions are fraught and subtlety is na…