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Do You Stick To Your Relationship Dealbreakers?
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Do You Stick To Your Relationship Dealbreakers?

You may think you know your drop-dead dealbreakers — until you fall in love. Then you find yourself settling for someone who simply isn't the best match for you. It's not just you — people do it all the time. Wonder why? YourTango Expert Julie Orlov has the answers (and the solutions).

No Child Should "Survive" their Childhood...

No Child Should "Survive" their Childhood...

I had a tremendous childhood.  Yes, I had moments when I hated my parents…those sobbing in your room mumbling barely audible statements like “I wiiiish shhhee would get hiiiiit by a buuuus and Diiiiiiiie!”   Because I was asked to do the unthinkable and clean my room or do my math home work before I could go out with my friends. But all in all, I had it pretty good. 

Why Men Love Liking Women, Not Loving Them

Why Men Love Liking Women, Not Loving Them

Have you often wondered why men, don't fall as easy as women do? I am sure you're probably saying thats just men. They are always the last to fall. Have you feel for a man before, mustered up the courage to tell him your in love... To have him say uh uh, I don't know what to say back. It sucks when (1) person falls in the other isn't even close to being on the same page as you.  The Question? Why do men like women, and not Love them?

Women’s Voices; I Can’t Hear You!

Women’s Voices; I Can’t Hear You!

Last year I opened the virtual doors to my own business.  It was a dream come true brought about by hard work and lots of advice from some really brilliant people.  One piece of advice I received from a number of sources was to get active on social media but to make sure that my activity wasn’t political.  This advice might be good for some people and some companies but I don’t think it’s good advice for me. 

How To Make Your Marriage Last

How To Make Your Marriage Last

Do you fear making the wrong choice in marriage and have anxiety about making your relationship permanent, even though you feel in love? You are not alone.  One of the most frequently asked questions I hear as a relationship coach is, "How will I know without a doubt this person is the right one to marry?"  

Life Lessons From The Boston Marathon Tragedy

Life Lessons From The Boston Marathon Tragedy

My heart goes out to those who were impacted by the tragic events in Boston at the marathon. Traumatic events like this remind us of how fragile we are. In the face of tragedies like that on Monday, our only shelter can sometimes be in the arms of each other.

Reasons behind "Not Enough Time"

Reasons behind "Not Enough Time"

“I don’t have the time”, “Some people seem to have lots of time in their hands”, “I could have used the time for something more useful”, “Let me check on Facebook/Internet/email before I finish my own work”. Do these thoughts sound familiar to you? Thought so. These are some of the permanent residents in my head. I understand there are real busy days for all of us and you could use some advice from real celebrities.