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Should I Leave Meeting A Special Someone to Serendipity?

Should I Leave Meeting A Special Someone to Serendipity?

Question I'm an attractive and successful single woman who enjoys a fulfilling life but am just missing that special guy to share my life. Over the years, I've pretty much gone about my life with the belief that when I least expect it, I'll meet my special guy. This hasn't quite worked yet - any suggestions? Answer Since I’m a professional matchmaker, you’ll likely not be surprised to hear that I’m an advocate of being proactive in your love life.

Treatment of Diabetes Type 2 and Weight Gain

Treatment of Diabetes Type 2 and Weight Gain

Many people avoid treatment of Diabetes Mellitus type 2 or accept inadequate control because they do not want to gain weight.  They often point to friends or relatives who were put on insulin or another medication and then gained weight.  Many studies have been done to understand this phenomenon and to help patients control their diabetes without facing unpleasantness from the scale.  The ACCROD study reported in Diabetes Care predicts which patients are more likely to gain weight and which medications are associated with weight gain.  Uncontrolled Diabetes type 2 is

Ten Dating Tips for Independent Women

Ten Dating Tips for Independent Women

Successful, independent, beautiful, sassy, chic, powerful and tenacious are all badges of honour that women wear to describe the modern women’s freedom to be all she can be. Unfortunately, those same esteemed titles lead to another title for women: SINGLE! Yes, we all like to prove our successes but the reality is that most men prefer the nurturer and none of these above characteristics attract the opposite sex, or at least not the ones we would be interested in.

Humor & Hope

Humor & Hope

She was an Italian immigrant in New Jersey, a hard-working, frugal, Catholic single mother who lost her husband in WWII. She spent most days of her life as a “spooler” in a thread factory, retiring just before her job was automated. Her English was good, but she didn’t always catch the finer points. She sang Italian opera arias just for pleasure.  

4 Step Tool For Tackling Tough Conversations

4 Step Tool For Tackling Tough Conversations

Reflect back on the last time you needed to have a difficult conversation with a partner or coworker or whomever. Let me guess… you busied yourself with everything but that conversation for a couple days, though it kept taking up space in your head. Then you sent the person on the other end of all of these thoughts an email or text about it. This went back and forth for awhile, possibly leaving you steps behind where you started. Then you began talking to friends about how annoying it was that this other person wouldn’t just talk to you about it.

Ten Places for Singles to Watch The Academy Awards

Ten Places for Singles to Watch The Academy Awards

The Academy Awards are right around the corner. If you are a movie buff, a celebrity watcher or a fashion gawker, this is prime time to sit back, relax and enjoy the show.  This is also a good time to mingle and be social. If you are looking for something to do to make Sunday's show a little more festive, check out this list of places to watch with other cinephiles like yourself. The events range from free to premium prices. Be sure to check before you go and RSVP, if required. 

Oscar Date Predictions for 7 Single Celebrities

Oscar Date Predictions for 7 Single Celebrities

It’s hard enough to go to a private party after a recent ex. What if you had to go to a public event which was being telecast live and were forced to be photographed at the entrance and asked hundreds of questions about your date or lack thereof? That’s exactly what many stars will be facing at this year’s Oscar ceremony.  Here are some of my favorite famous singles this year. If you're still looking for your Oscar date, get your FREE online dating profile evaluation NOW.