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Should You Hire A Dating Coach?

Should You Hire A Dating Coach?

What does a dating coach do?  A dating coach works with individuals in all stages of dating.  For some it is preparation, for others it is exploring where and how to date, and still others focus on their interpersonal or social skills. Specifically, in preparing for dating, a coach may ask the coaching client to consider what they want out of the dating process and what they want from a relationship.  The coach will ask the client to explore characteristics that are important for them in a prospective partner.

How to Handle Being Stood Up

How to Handle Being Stood Up

It's happened to the best of us. A friend flakes on you, a coworker fails to make it to happy hour or a sibling simply forgets you had plans. When it comes to people we deal with on a day to day to basis, it can be easier to forgive and forget when it comes to being stood up.  But what happens when you are stood up by someone on a first date? Do you allow them the same forgiving courtesy as your friends or do you hold them to a higher standard that comes with sharper penalties? 

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Enough is enough.

7 Ways To Fight Slut-Shaming

Social media makes it easy and tempts cyberbullies because they can do it with little risk to themselves. However, because bullying is so emotionally damaging, it is important to fight this dangerous trend.

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Do you love your body?

How I (Finally) Learned To Love My Body

Too naïve to grasp the real root of my worries, I concentrated on the more quantifiable issue: My ex's new girlfriend was far skinnier than I was. My short, frumpy body paled in comparison to her long legs and magazine-worthy abs. I became determined to reshape my body.

Dr. Romance Happiness Tip: Public Politeness

Dr. Romance Happiness Tip: Public Politeness

Dr. Romance writes: How do you feel when you walk into a public rest room and there are papers all over the floor, unflushed toilets, and wet toilet seats? How do you feel about drivers who tailgate, zip around the roads going over the speed limit, and hog the road? Most of us don’t like: *rude “customer service” staff; *long waits on senseless phone answering systems, *the stock in the hardware or grocery store being all muddled and out of order, *graffiti, litter and debris on our sidewalks and highways,

Simple Sensual Massage Secrets For Sweethearts

Simple Sensual Massage Secrets For Sweethearts

If you have a sweetheart, you are most likely acutely aware that the most romantic of holidays is just around the corner. Valentine's Day is THE holiday for couples to celebrate and express romantic love to one another. Perhaps you are already thinking about what you would like to try this year to make this an especially romantic day.

How Far Would You Go To Save Your Own Life?

How Far Would You Go To Save Your Own Life?

By Amy B. Scher for GalTime.com Until I turned 28-years old, the question “How far will you go?” only applied to exercise goals and jobs that pushed my limits of sanity. Saving my life was something I never thought about. But then all at once, this question planted itself into my life and took over, like the roots of a tree causing cracks in the concrete — until you trip and have to pay attention.