I received an email the other day from a woman who read my article “7 Reasons to Acknowledge Anniversaries”—she requested an article in kind about Valentine’s Day. Valentine’s Day presents us with a double bind. On the one hand, we are bombarded with advertisements, talk show segments, and subtle (or not so subtle) messages on how important it is to do the right thing by your sweetheart.
As the old saying goes, "breaking up is hard to do" ... especially if you're on the receiving end of a breakup. If you're the one ending the relationship, compassion is key. With that in mind, here are five ways you should never choose to end a relationship.
Love it or hate it, there only one day each year devoted to impressing your loved one and treating them like the most special person in the world. One wrong move, and us men are in the dog house, paying for our sins until the end of time! On the bright side, Valentine's Day as a great way to earn some bonus points, and show our partner's we care. It is essential to make the most of this day. Above all, you only get one chance to do it right and every moment counts.
If your philosophy about online dating is that you don’t want to turn someone off with your profile, you’re doing it all wrong! You cannot be all things to all people. It’s much better to be specific and memorable than vague and forgettable. So, if your profile consists of a series of juxtapositions like, “I’m just as comfortable in high heels as I am in sweats.” Or “I like to go out and have fun, but I also enjoy a quiet night at home,” you can consider your profile completely unmemorable and resolve yourself to having an empty inbox
Do you ever become impatient with the whole dating process? Everyone does! But to be successful in dating you need to remain patient with the process, and understand that sometimes it really is a process. Sometimes, once you've made the commitment to finding a mate, everything falls into place quickly and you meet Mr.
The Top 5 Romantic Adventures Consider supplementing the flowers and candy by delving into your creative mind to draw upon some pleasurable, fun and intimate experiences. The following 5 romantic escapades were ways in which couples have decided to celebrate their relationship and make it an encounter to remember.
As I write this, there are flurries outside in NYC, and winter just gets me. I don’t know about you, but winter just leaves me curling up in bed with lots of blankets, cranking up the heat, and sipping tea. It is a time that is cozy, comfortable, and reflective. The other day I woke up and I just felt down. I couldn’t explain it or even put it into words; I just wasn’t feeling that great. I usually wake up feeling pretty good about a brand new day that I have to create whatever it is I want.
Whether the kids are heading off for college soon or still keeping you awake for round-the-clock feedings, you owe it to yourself and your spouse to find fun ways to get away sometimes. Parents have their own challenges when it comes to date night, sure, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t great date night ideas for parents.