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7 Dos & Don'ts Dating Success [EXPERT]
Follow these simple guidelines to land first dates left and right!

7 Dos & Don'ts For Dating Success

While we all may know one smooth natural at the art of dating, it’s a challenge for the vast majority. I'm well aware of this because I’ve been there myself. The key to dating is learning specific skills and techniques to minimize your stress and ensure your success! Here are a few critical tips.

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You don't have to be a celebrity superstar to have the confidence to put yourself first!

Wisdom from Whitney: Put Yourself First

It was September 2009 when a vibrant, yet voice-strained, Whitney Houston took the GMA stage to launch a promising and long awaited comeback. Surrounded by devoted listeners fighting to beat the heat with custom made Whitney Houston fans given out by GMA, Whitney's smile seemed to signify that perhaps she'd beaten the battle of alcohol and drug addiction that had been sadly shadowing this beautiful superstar's success. Believing she was ready to rise again, she shared her experiences with Oprah in 2009. Now less than three years later, Whitney is gone leaving us with the unforgettable light of her smile, the brilliance of her talent and our frustration over another unnecessary and tragic loss.

How Can Your Core Values Lead To A Healthy Love Life?

How Can Your Core Values Lead To A Healthy Love Life?

Why are core values important? Core values form the foundation on which you live and conduct yourself. When you’re in alignment with your core values, you know the direction your life is heading and what’s important to you. You experience more peace, self confidence and well-being.

Resiliency Vs. Chocolate On Valentine's Day

Resiliency Vs. Chocolate On Valentine's Day

Did you know that your consumption of dark chocolate verses milk chocolate is in direct proportion to how loved you feel; especially, on and around Valentine’s Day? Wouldn’t that be a fabulous study to troll for why this is so? If you’re a female, when you think about your monthly cycle, and where your emotions (and hormones) are at any given day due to what’s happening at work, in your love life, with friends, and your family; and how you never seem to have enough time to be everywhere and with everyone you want to be…It isn’t t

Healthy Relationships: Differentiation Of Self

Healthy Relationships: Differentiation Of Self

Did you know the better you are able to differentiate yourself from what is going on about you by thinking logically rather than emotionally, the healthier your relationships are with other people? Are you asking what the heck does differentiation of self mean, and why should I bother reading about it?

6 Ways To Keep The Love Alive In Your Relationship

6 Ways To Keep The Love Alive In Your Relationship

Ah love! It’s at the very core of our being. It’s who we are at the purest and most basic level of our humanness and is the foundation of a romantic relationship. Yet as anyone who has been in a relationship knows, it takes more than love for it to endure and thrive. To go through the joys, trials, and tribulations of a relationship and come out still bonded in your love for one another requires knowledge and skills that you may not have learned along the way.

Couple Builder: Practical Generosity

Couple Builder: Practical Generosity

I frequently refer to Gary Chapman's Five Love Languages. It is one of my highly recommended reads. The concepts are key to understanding how to contribute to your mate's sense of well being. What can happen in a relationship is that each one tries hard to be loving, yet each remains feeling unloved. The book explains why such a comedy of errors can occur. It also describes in detail how to meet the needs of the one you love so that they will feel it.

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Is your voice a turn-on?

4 Quick Tips For A Sexier Voice

Whether your voice is a delight to the ear, unpleasant to hear or something in between, these easy exercises will help to make it more sexually appealing. And the more you practice, the quicker the transformation.

7 Ways To Meet The Woman Of Your Dreams [EXPERT]
It's never too late to find true love!

7 Ways To Meet The Woman Of Your Dreams

Sometimes guys get a reputation for always wanting to play the field—even when we're in good company--and who are we to fight biology? That said, the truth is the vast majority of men really do want to find the woman of their dreams, the love of their lives, "the one." It's just that, for some guys, the process of finding her, approaching her and talking with her seems unthinkable. To ease their quest and help guys everywhere get what they want, I've come up with seven sure-fire ways to find her, meet her and talk to her!