Marla Martenson - Matchmaker, Author, Dating Coach, Life Coach, Relationship Coach, Speaker/Presenter, YourTango Expert Partner - Los Angeles, CA
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Spice Up Your Relationship

Does your relationship need some spicing up? It is always good to try something new, keep it fresh and exciting right? Well, I gave something a try that was veeery new for me. My husband loved it. Here is an excerpt from my latest memoir, Read More

The Way To A Man's Heart

You have all heard the old saying, "the way to a man's heart is through his stomach." Is it true? Well, I I do know that most men love to eat, but few have time to or love to cook. When interviewing men for my matchmaking service, they often tell me that it would be a bonus if he met a woman that ...

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Love Affair With A Handbag

I read an article today about a handbag study, showing that British women are the most purse-obsessed.  I can tell you, Americans are not far behind. We love a good bag. A classy handbag is more than just an ...

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TomKat Split: Why Celebrity Relationships Don't Last

I am a matchmaker and my whole life revolves around soulmates, romance, hope and love. But, when it comes to love there are no guarantees. Celebrity couples seem to ...

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Are You Too High Maintenance?

In my industry, I meet a lot of high maintenance singles.  There is nothing wrong with appreciating the finer things in life, but when taken to the extreme, or expecting someone else to foot the bill and make your life perfect, more often than not, proves to ...

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Marla Martenson

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Time in Practice:

10 years +

I practice in:

Multiple states/provinces, please inquire

Additional Expertise:


Dating Coach

Life Coach

Relationship Coach


YourTango Expert Partner

I offer my services:


By Email

Willing To Meet in Public Locations like Starbucks (please inquire)

Via Skype

Articles by Marla Martenson

Spice Up Your Relationship

A humorous excerpt from Marla's latest memoir, Hearts on the Line, involving hot wax.


The Way To A Man's Heart

They say the way to a man's heart is through his stomach. Try this and see!

Bite Lip

Love Affair With A Handbag

What do men think of our love affair with a good handbag?

TomKat Split: Why Celebrity Relationships Don't Last [EXPERT]

TomKat Split: Why Celebrity Relationships Don't Last

Is Hollywood a hopeless place to find love?

Famous Man

Are You Too High Maintenance?

Expecting too much from a partner, financially or emotionally can drive him away, not make him stay.

Check Out My New Book
Hearts on the Line: the elusive pursuit of love in the city of angels
Now in her second installment, Marla is still ...
By Marla Martenson
Excuse Me, Your Soul Mate Is Waiting
Using the best-selling book Excuse Me, Your ...
By Marla Martenson
Good Date, Bad Date: The Matchmaker's Guide to Where the Boys Are and How to Get Them
Good Date, Bad Date is every single woman's ...
By Marla Martenson
Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker
In Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker, Marla ...
By Marla Martenson

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