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Does Expectation Lead To Disappointment?

Does Expectation Lead To Disappointment?

By Nan O'Brien, Intuitive Counselor for Galtime.com Expectation leads to disappointment: When I first heard that spiritual concept, I railed against it. You need to dream! You need to have goals! Vision! You need to EXPECT good things! But that is not what this saying means at all. Of course you need to be excited about your life and look forward to good things! But expectation comes when you CREATE a certainty in the future outcome, and RELY on it happening the way that YOU think that it should.

5 Biggest First Date Deal Breakers

5 Biggest First Date Deal Breakers

By Sarah Foulkes, Galtime.com You’ve had plans to meet a "new guy" for a week, you're all dolled up and ready for your first date-- and you can’t wait! He picks you up and you go out for a bite... but there's something about him that stops the romance before it starts... let's call it a deal breaker.

3 Habits Guys Find Most Annoying

3 Habits Guys Find Most Annoying

By JL Watkins, The GalTime Guy I’ve gotten myself into quite a situation here. How do I write an article about “things women do that annoy their partners” without getting in trouble with my wife? Well, I’ll tell you how: I’m going to play it safe.

Foods That Can Make You Look Younger

Foods That Can Make You Look Younger

By Danielle Miller, GalTime There are many skin treatments advertised today, especially during winter, when skin tends to be especially high-maintenance. Some products claim to soften skin and give you a youthful glow, some claim to erase wrinkles. But what if you could help improve the way you look simply by watching what you eat and drink? According to health and nutrition experts, it is possible to look younger by eating specific foods and avoiding others.  

The Top 5 Excuses I Hear At The Gym

The Top 5 Excuses I Hear At The Gym

 By Andy Berman for Galtime One of the things that I love about my work is that I get a first-hand glimpse into how people think. I am a trainer first, an observer second, and a student of human behavior third. And, I have started to understand how people think about their lives and priorities and why. I am going to let you into my life for a few minutes by sharing some of the most commonly used phrases about "why I can't work out". Bare with me as I review in no particular order...

5 Huge Turn Offs

5 Huge Turn Offs

By Sarah Foulkes for Galtime Dating can be tough-- and worrying about making a good first impression can be stressful. But there are a handful of things... let's call them turnoffs, that can make you want to ditch your date before dinner even starts. Jennifer Purdie of San Diego has dated several guys and had her share of "bad" dates... but some instances stand out more than others.

4 Tips For Avoiding Passive-Aggressive Behavior

4 Tips For Avoiding Passive-Aggressive Behavior

By Signe Whitson for GalTime  One of my favorite stories about passive aggressive behavior in a marriage goes like this: "Cash, check or charge?" I asked, after folding the items the woman wished to purchase. As she fumbled for her wallet, I noticed a remote control for a television set in her purse. "So, do you always carry your TV remote?" I asked.

10 Signs You're A 'Type A' Mom

10 Signs You're A 'Type A' Mom

By Emily Liebert for GALtime Two years ago, I had no kids. Zero. Zilch. Nada. No diapers to change, no spit up to swipe, no noses to swab, and no wailing to puncture my sound sleep. Sippy cups were not part of my lexicon. Of course I was unable to savor the delicious freedom because I was so desperate to conceive.

You're Not Supposed To Have It All Figured Out By Now!

You're Not Supposed To Have It All Figured Out By Now!

By Stephenie Zamora , from GalTime Don't worry-- You're NOT losing it! Do you ever feel like you should be more experienced, further along or more on top of things in your life? That you should have an amazing career, the perfect husband and a clear sense of who you are and where you're supposed to be? Worse, that you should already 'be there by now?' It's time for a reality check.