Pain And Love: Why The Two Go Hand In Hand

December 5th, 2016|Categories: Dating|

  What does it mean to love, if not to find peace in the pain that it brings? Love and pain go hand-in-hand; without one, you can’t hope to experience the other. You see, when you fall in love with someone, a connection is formed. A connection reinforced by wanting and needing this individual in

How To Make Anyone Feel Special

November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Culture, Dating, Wellness|

  I’m not sure there is anything more human than wanting to feel special. Is it a cultural thing? Partially for sure. Show of hands: how many of you had parents that would constantly tell you how special you are? Or, how many of you have parents that always made you feel like you weren’t

It’s Not The Money: What She’s Really Looking For In A Man

October 28th, 2016|Categories: Dating, Motivation|

  Have you ever walked by a couple and thought, “That guy must have a really fat wallet.”? There are plenty of guys out there that date out of their league — some way, way out of their league. And yes, some of them are millionaires, and others were horses in a past life, but many

The No-Go Zone: 6 Things You Should Never Say To The One You Love

October 28th, 2016|Categories: Dating|

  The words that come from the mouths of the ones we love hit us harder than the rest. Most of us have built walls over the years — walls that protect us from the casual hate that gets flung our way. But when the one we love says something that hurts us, it hits

Why Every Woman Should Make Her Man Work For It

September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Dating|

  There are a couple of facts that we would all be better off accepting. There is no such thing as running away from pain and suffering -- we only trade in one unpleasantry for another. And two, the only way to be happy is to view certain unpleasantries as a form of pleasantness --

Relationships Are All About Respect: Self-Respect

August 5th, 2016|Categories: Dating, Wellness|

If I were to ask everyone reading this, to raise their hand if they’re questioning, or ever have questioned, their relationship, you wouldn’t believe how many hands you’d see. You’re not alone. You’re just five fingers in a sea of hands. Everyone questions their relationship and their love at some point or another in their

Why Rejection Should Be The Last Fear On Your Mind

July 9th, 2016|Categories: Dating|

Sometimes, the hardest part of dating is putting yourself out there to begin with. Rejection is never pleasant, and the fear of rejection can be enough to deter a person from even trying. It’s rather interesting, if you think about it. We only fear being rejected when we meet a man or woman that we’re

When To Stick It Out & When To Call It Quits

June 29th, 2016|Categories: Dating|

I have readers reaching out to me every week, more often than not asking for advice. While the questions do vary, there is one question that seems to be on more people’s minds than any other. “Should I call it quits, or should I stick it out?” Should you stick it out and try to

Why You Should Meet Your Mate In Real Life, Not On A Dating App

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Culture, Dating|

  Do you ever take the time in your day to stop and consider the way those around you see the world? Each conscious existence is composed of experiences and thoughts. Each person having different experiences and thoughts. It’s easy to brush this off and say that, even though we may perceive the world differently,

A Letter To The Person I Don’t Think I’ll Ever Get Over

June 13th, 2016|Categories: Dating|

  Dear You, I think back at the last few years, the first of many to be spent without you. It’s crazy realizing that you haven’t been a part of them at all. I sometimes still find it difficult to accept that this is the way things are going to be – not just between us,