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Online Dating and STDs

Online Dating and STDs

As someone who has been lucky (and careful) enough to never contract a sexually transmitted disease, I can’t begin to imagine the difficulty of having the “STD” talk with a potential partner. That’s why it would seem niche online dating sites for people with STDs would be a welcoming breath of fresh air.

After the Honeymoon is Over

After the Honeymoon is Over

This guest article from PsychCentral was written by Linda Bloom, LCSW, and Charlie Bloom, MSW When did the honeymoon end in your relationship? Was it the first time you realized that your mate wasn’t all you had hoped for? Or maybe it was when you discovered that sometimes their cheerful optimism could turn to resentment or depression for no apparent reason.

How To Use The Law Of Attraction To Find Your Soulmate
Love yourself and others will be attracted to you!

How To Use The Law Of Attraction To Find Your Soulmate

The law of attraction is the belief that "like attracts like" and that by focusing on positive thoughts, we can bring about positive results. Understanding this simple rule will transform your love life and empower you to attract a lifelong partner.

How To Share A Sexual Fantasy With Your Lover

How To Share A Sexual Fantasy With Your Lover

How long should you wait in a new relationship to share a fantasy with your lover? According to a new Durex survey, men say they want to share fantasies as soon as possible - within the first three months of a relationship. The women surveyed chose to wait a little longer to share their fantasy, reporting 6 months to a year of a relationship is time enough to build the trust to start having the intimate conversation about fantasies.

Reactivity: Overt and Covert

Reactivity: Overt and Covert

How do you usually react when someone is blaming you, criticizing or judging you, being irritated with you, yelling at you, withdrawing from you, or resisting you? There are two forms of reaction from the ego wounded self: overt and covert. Both forms come from wanting to control.

a womanizer
One red flag? He's over the top with romance.

5 Warning Signs You're Dating A Womanizer

You've just met a man that seems to be your dream guy. He's attractive, funny, charming, successful and his smile makes you weak in the knees. So how do you know that he's the real thing and not playing with your heart?

How To Divorce-Proof Your Marriage
Your relationship should end in a happy ending, not divorce papers.

How To Divorce-Proof Your Marriage

If you want a divorce-proof marriage that will stand the test of time and last forever, you need to determine if your values, beliefs and ideals are in alignment as a couple.

5  Ideas To Date Your Way To Better Lovin'

5 Ideas To Date Your Way To Better Lovin'

Do you feel like you and your partner are in a rut of predictability? Rest assured, it may not be you or your partner and it’s easily fixed!   Lighting (or re-igniting) the pilot light in your love life is easy as planning the perfect date. Think about your dating life over the past months and years. Has it gotten routine in your relationship? Dinner at the local pub, because you like the food there, or a movie because it's Friday night. Rent a video and hang on the couch.