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Ten Ways to Be a Better Online Dater

Ten Ways to Be a Better Online Dater

As everyone knows, today’s favourite method of mating and dating for singletons the world over is to join an online dating site. But what most people don’t realize is that only around 10% of dating site members actually meet a long-term partner on their chosen site and a whopping 70% don’t even receive one message from another member. If you follow the 10 simple steps outlined below, you too can join the 1 in 5 relationships that start online. 

How I Honor My Dad On Father's Day
A pastoral counselor recounts one painful Father's Day.

How I Honor My Dad On Father's Day (And Every Day)

In 2007, my father passed away right after Father's Day. It took time for me to be at peace with myself since he drove hundreds of miles to celebrate Father's Day with me — and ended up having a heart attack. Since then, I have learned to deal with the loss of my dad and how to honor him on Father's Day.

Day 13 - Can I be Done Already

Day 13 - Can I be Done Already

So while I am highly motivated and doing well, part of me wants to just stop.  I mean stop paying attention, stop being concerned, stop working out, stop eating healthy . . . part of me wants to just be. And ultimately I think I will be able to just be.  That's the goal any way - to get to the point where there's no doing or trying, just being.  I can be vital because I am vital.  I feel it from pinky toe to crown. 

Is Marriage Dead?

Is Marriage Dead?

Everyone’s heard that divorce rates in most of the Western world are somewhere around 50%. And everyone knows that more and more couples are choosing to live together instead of get married. On top of it all, there are many out there who would prefer not to marry at all and prefer to date for the rest of their lives. This raises a lot of questions about whether marriage is dead or not. Should Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth get married?

What Are You Talking About?
Communication is key to any relationship.

What Are You Talking About?

Couples often get so busy they forget how to communicate. Look for these signs that your relationship is suffering from poor communication.