Marla Martenson - Matchmaker, Author, Dating Coach, Life Coach, Relationship Coach, Speaker/Presenter, YourTango Expert Partner - Los Angeles, CA
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Excuse Me, Your Soul Mate Is Waiting: Name what you want. Feel what you want. Allow it to happen.

by Marla Martenson

Using the best-selling book Excuse Me, Your Life Is Waiting as her “bible,” Marla Martenson teaches readers how to practice the Law of Attraction to find their true soul mates. Martenson helps her clients—and now her readers—attract their soul mates using four fundamental steps:1. Name what you DON'T want.2. Name what you DO want.3. Feel what you want.4. Allow it ...

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Good Date, Bad Date: The Matchmaker's Guide to Where the Boys Are and How to Get Them

by Marla Martenson

Good Date, Bad Date is every single woman's dating coach--steering readers clear of pitfalls, guiding them to successful and fun dates. With her signature breezy, unflappable style, Martenson helps single women think about critical issues before they dive into the dating pool. Included in the book are such issues, tips, and advice on:* Age, looks, and what really ...

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Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker

by Marla Martenson

In Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker, Marla takes her readers for a hilarious romp through her days as an L.A. matchmaker and her daily struggles to keep her self-esteem from imploding in a town where looks are everything and money talks. From juggling the demands her out-of-touch clients to trying her best to meet the capricious demands of an insensitive boss ...

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Hearts on the Line: the elusive pursuit of love in the city of angels

by Marla Martenson

Now in her second installment, Marla is still firing Cupid darts at work, a plush dating service she calls the “Double D”—which doesn’t stand for dream date. She and her husband Adolfo work hard to achieve their goal of leaving their small apartment behind and buying a home, but with a boss who requires Marla to cross ethical lines, a tiny spark is all it takes, ...

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Marla Martenson

Quick Stats



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

Swipe The Right Way to Quality Relationships with LinkedUp!

Online dating and dating apps are all the rage these days. Start getting LinkedUp!

couple rejection

No Whimps Allowed: Handling Dating Rejection With Grace

Rejection & dating can go hand-in-hand. Here's what to do when it goes sour.

Can You Have It All When & If You Get Married?

Are You The Marrying Kind & Is It Really Possible To Have It All?

Can a woman really balance career and marriage, or is it better to stay single?

Personal Development Coach: How To Age Gracefully Over 50

On Aging Gracefully And Being (Naturally) Gorgeous In Your 60s

Good news! The gracefully aging beauty look is becoming a trend.

Check Out My New Book
Hearts on the Line: the elusive pursuit of love in the city of angels
Excuse Me, Your Soul Mate Is Waiting
Good Date, Bad Date: The Matchmaker's Guide to Where the Boys Are and How to Get Them
Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker

Marla Martenson

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