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Dangerous Liaisons & Online Dating

Dangerous Liaisons & Online Dating

I am often asked whether I conduct background checks on my male clients. I own a boutique matchmaking service that caters to professional men seeking long- term relationships and marriage. I get to know my clients as best I can, often visiting their homes and getting detailed feedback from their matches. But even a criminal background check cannot guarantee how a person will behave, or whether they will snap.

How Can I Find A Good Man To Love Me For Me?

How Can I Find A Good Man To Love Me For Me?

Dear Dr. Romance:   I'm a single mom, of a teenage  son. I was never married to his dad (if you want to call him that). I have the hardest time finding a relationship cuz I am on SS income and I am judged by that. I am a loving person, the good guys want a woman that works or is very active. I'm not able to do either. So how can I find a good man to love me for me? Dear Reader:  

4 Tips to Mix Business with Pleasure

4 Tips to Mix Business with Pleasure

When it comes to multi-tasking work obligations and maintaining some semblance of a social life, have you ever found yourself mixing business with pleasure? If so, then we’d love for you to comment below on how you accomplished this without upsetting the balance of your love life. Here are four ground rules you and your significant other can follow so the events of the evening do not creep into your bedroom as an unwanted bedfellow. It is not uncommon today to grab drinks after work with a prospective client before heading out for dinner with your date. However, what is the best way to handle this scenario when your date who also happens to be your business partner or colleague also has a mutual interest in meeting your prospective client so he or she too can use the opportunity to network. 1. Whoever Arranges the Meet-Up is in Charge

The 7 Attitudes Of Highly Successful Daters-Attitude #5

The 7 Attitudes Of Highly Successful Daters-Attitude #5

The Seven Attitudes of Highly Successful Daters - Attitude #5 - is focused on getting out of your own way and letting the law of attraction bring what you want to you.  Enjoying and celebrating as you go through the dating process enables you to open up to receiving your ultimate desire.

5 Steps To Get Your Man Back

5 Steps To Get Your Man Back

First off, let me say that in all my years, there has never been an old girlfriend/wife that I’ve ever taken back, but one. My philosophy – tried it, it didn't work, move on. Then came my last girlfriend.  We met in the fall of 2007. I was enamored from the first sight. Yes, I thought she was physically attractive, but her inner beauty glowed brighter than ten suns. I fell in love.  

The Food-Fraud Writing On The Wall? Get Back To Basics.

The Food-Fraud Writing On The Wall? Get Back To Basics.

Most of us just assume that we’re buying safe food when we go to the grocery store.  After all, the government protects us, right?  Well….some laws are in place, but whether they’re being enforced is another story.. This just became more evident when the scientific nonprofit, USP, United States Pharmacopeial Convention, announced that new reports of fake and contaminated food products submitted to its Food Fraud

9 Ways The Fake-Food Alert Helps Your Family Eat Better

9 Ways The Fake-Food Alert Helps Your Family Eat Better

Despite our diligent label reading,  the incidence of “food fraud” is up 60% since last year alone, according to the nonprofit USP, the scientific organization that helps set standards for the "quality, safety and benefit" of foods and medicines.  www.foodfraud.org. USP defines food fraud as intentional adulteration, dilution or mislabeling of goods, which can also occur when a seller fraudulently adds inferior ingredients or removes or replaces real ingredients with cheaper ones. 

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Rock that bod!

11 Ways To Love Your Body

The verdict is in: Bad body image has all kinds of detrimental affects on your life. The way we see it, you have two options: Sit on your hands and wallow or get up and do something about it, and we urge you to try the latter.