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No Valentine? No Problem!

No Valentine? No Problem!

You don't have plans for a romantic Valentine's Day celebration with a beloved partner? Don't let that stop you from finding love today. How? By shifting your Love Focus. Instead of focusing on the romantic love you lack, which steals your joy, stay focused on giving thanks for all the love in your life. Celebrate love on V-day by thanking people who've made a difference in your life, by sharing smiles and friendly words with people you see in your daily routines, by being kind and loving to yourself.

6 Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day While Single

6 Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day While Single

I know. It’s that holiday again. The one where it seems like all of the women in the office are getting a big, gorgeous bouquet of flowers except you. Where you feel like there may as well be a big sign over your desk with an arrow pointing down saying “I don’t have anybody to send me flowers!”

What's Your Love Brand?

What's Your Love Brand?

Happy Valentine’s Day! Or, as I used to call it when I ran my website BreakupChronicles.com, Happy Breakup Celebration Day. Whether you find yourself celebrating The Ones Who Got Away (Thank God!) or The One, it’s important to remember that February 14th is just a day like any other. But…because the world around us sends us messages about Love today, telling us we’re lucky if we HAVE a loving partner, and we’re lacking if we DON’T, I wanted to touch base and ask you something important…

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You should be able to eat your candy & enjoy it, too!

3 Smart & Sexy Ways To Eat Valentine's Day Candy

Mary's husband walked in the door with a beautiful creamy box wrapped up with a red ribbon. He twinkled his eyes as he lovingly leaned over and gave her a kiss and presented her with her favorite chocolates. It was their Valentine’s Day tradition, and she always loved him for it. She also hated him for it. She knew that one bite would lead to devouring the box, regretting it and craving for more sweets in the weeks ahead. But, she couldn't wait to sink her teeth into that dark, rich chocolately raspberry filled nugget hiding under the lid!

7 Ways A Divorced Woman Can Celebrate Valentine's Day

7 Ways A Divorced Woman Can Celebrate Valentine's Day

If this is your first year being single after years of being married, don’t sit at home wallowing in the what if’s or if only’s decide to take charge of your life, get out and do something fun just for yourself. Valentine’s Day does not just have to be about romantic love, you can celebrate the love of your family as well as self-love. Here are 7 Ways a Divorced Woman Can Celebrate Valentine's Day:

Can Valentine's Day Save Your Relationship?

Can Valentine's Day Save Your Relationship?

Is your marriage or relationship lackluster?  Are you hoping a night of hearts, chocolate and flowers will add a little romantic boost to your union?   Usually Valentine's Day comes up short on reconnecting love.  We buy the usual pink and red gifts and sign our names on the same 'ol cards, but we never wake up the day after feeling more connected to our partner. I worked in the restaurant business for a while and Valentine's Day always killed me.  

Are You Ready For Valentine's Day?

Are You Ready For Valentine's Day?

Valentine's Day is romantic.  We give and receive bouquets of flowers, huge heart shaped chocolates, teddy bears carrying heart shaped candies and chocolates, and love cards that make us feel oh-so special.  So my question to you is:  Are you giving someone a special valentine this year?  Are you expecting to receive one from your significant other?

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Have you ever found love on a social media network?

We Fell In Love On Twitter

Some people fall in love at first sight. For me, it was first tweet. I joined Twitter as an entrepreneur to connect with consumers, but when I searched for other possible followers, my cursor hovered over one particular avatar. Click...

An Aphrodisiac Guaranteed To Change Your Luck In Love

An Aphrodisiac Guaranteed To Change Your Luck In Love

When I do readings with men who wish that they could get a little more action from their mates in the bedroom, some kiddingly say, “Isn’t there a viagra for women?” And ladies, you don’t get off so easy. Statistics show that up to 85% of married women are dis-satisfied with their sex lives. How easy it is to throw blame at your partner for your unmet physical needs. What is going on?

5 Ways For Singles To Embrace Valentine's Day
Make a list of your significant relationships to feel the love this Valentine's Day!

5 Ways For Singles To Embrace Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is coming, like it does every year! A day that leaves some singles singin’ the blues while others go about their day pretending like it doesn’t even exist. It’s a day that some relish and others despise. All in all, Valentine’s Day sets the expectation that your relationship status defines who you are. I would encourage you to be mindful that you are not defined by your relationship status, it's certainly not your identity. As you read this article, I hope to impart a more open and positive way to embrace Valentine’s Day with grace and ease.