The songs came to me by surprise. A friend in NYC who loved Yoga and Pilates as much as I did happened to share two songs that quickly had my heart melting. Although the music was written from a man to a woman, something universal in the emotion behind the singer’s voice, had me from the start.
When I left Fannie Mae in March of 2011, I thought my days of analyzing credit scores were over. I had to pore through spreadsheet after spreadsheet of credit data, among other financial data, to assess whether the borrower would likely be able to pay back his or her mortgage or instead default on it, which would put the burden back on Fannie Mae. (For anyone who knows about the subprime mortgage crisis, you already know the outcome of that one.)
ARE YOU FUN TO BE WITH? ....when you're not spending money? Couples I have worked with over the years have often complained that they lack a common interest. If you have children, then you and your spouse might agree that your main focus of interest and activities are the children. As well, they should be, however, what about you? What about your partner? Do you both have an interest that you share together that is not about the kids?
Ways to Get a Boyfriend The digital world we live in makes dating even harder! Before you just met someone. Maybe through friends, maybe at a party, but there wasn't even a thought of dating online. Now you're competing with online sites, matchmaking services and even cellphone apps! And most women are looking for good guys (not players!)….
The moment you start paying women compliments directly, you may well be guaranteeing yourself a dry spell the likes of which are seen only in an equatorial desert, at high noon, on the first day of summer. Michael Douglas, this is NOT helpful!
For those of you that know me, you know I hate to complain. I’d rather be part of the solution rather than the problem any day and twice on Sunday. So rather than a litany of what frustrates women about online dating, I am going to give MEN 5 things you can do IMMEDIATELY that will change your online dating results.
Meet Cosmo (the big guy), and Milo (his side-kick). Some people call them dogs, but those of us without human offspring, like me, refer to them as their furry, four-footed children. You will be hearing a lot about them in my blog not only because they are my kids but also because they are masters at teaching how to live life with an open heart.
The word relationship scares the crap out of otherwise grown, capable and responsible men and women alike. And really all I have to say is NONSENSE. Think about it. Haven't you known at least one person who frets about someone they're dating, subjecting you to hours of “uh God, what is he/she thinking”--only to end with “but it's not like I want a relationship or anything”. But in all fairness, there's no “or anything” about it. What your friend is saying is that they don't want a serious relationship when they are in fact already in one, albeit a casual one. So what's the problem?
For so many women, there's one thing at the top of the list. Before sense of humor, cooking, a nice body, intelligence, even loves dogs and kids. That thing? It seems many women out there are looking for a mind reader. I have a friend, and that is to say have I have many friends, who have gone down this road. First comes the excitement. You get to lay down the ground rules. You say you don't want a relationship? Done. You say you just want to keep it casual? Okay. Just got out of a long/bad/boring relationship? It's all good. Everything goes well. He calls; he texts.
Can a woman actually be happy in a relationship? Why or why not? What makes formerly satisfied woman stray? Read our expert's interesting take on the different between happy and unhappy women.