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Is Love Really All You Need?

Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW | Posted 07.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Linda Bloom LCSW and Charlie Bloom MSW

Love asks more of us than to simply feel a strong attraction to another person. It asks (or demands) that we put our own desires and preferences aside and replace them with a desire to serve the desires of our partner, not always, but probably more often than most of us would want to.

Which of These 5 Dating Personality Types Are You?

Francesca Hogi | Posted 07.02.2015 | Style
Francesca Hogi

Have you ever noticed that people follow distinct patterns when it comes to their dating habits? Have you identified your own pattern? When it comes to dating, most of us can be pretty predictable and fall into one of five basic dating personality types.

According To Science, There's No Such Thing As 'Out Of Your League'

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 07.02.2015 | Healthy Living

Got a crush? That so-called "friend zone" may not be such a bad thing, according to new research. A study on attraction conducted by researchers a...

Why the People We're Attracted To Don't Like Us Back

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 06.03.2015 | Women
Jennifer Twardowski

We want to make this person the center of our universe and really show them just how amazing they truly are... but this person just doesn't want to be with us. Honestly, I don't blame them.

Universal Orlando's Skull Island: Reign of Kong Promises Thrilling Multi-Experiential Adventure Through King Kong's Domain

Jim Hill | Posted 05.06.2015 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Come the summer of 2016, Universal Orlando is looking to invert this formula with their brand-new Skull Island: Reign of Kong attraction. This time around, it's us humans who will be set loose in Kong's world.

How I Manifested a Happy, Healthy and Loving Relationship

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 06.16.2015 | Women
Jennifer Twardowski

Just a few years back, I was in a very unhappy place. I was heartbroken, lonely, unsupported and wondered how and if I would ever be in a stable relationship that was healthy, happy, and filled with love. That is, until I made some inner shifts. Here's how I managed to manifest a new relationship that is healthy, happy, and loving:

'Fifty Shades of Grey' -- From the Personal to the Political

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 05.10.2015 | Women
Jane Simon, M.D.

To turn to the real world, it is not uncommon to find households in which one parent dominates another. The power play in turn impacts the children.

Turns Out 'Beer Goggles' Work Both Ways

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 03.04.2015 | Science

No doubt you've heard that even unattractive people can start to look smokin' hot after you've downed a drink or three. Science has shown that the...

Frequencies: Law of Attraction

Janelle Ann McCarthy | Posted 04.15.2015 | College
Janelle Ann McCarthy

I've noticed that as soon as I allow myself to worry about something, it begins to take over all my thoughts. Worrying only leads to more worrying, so instead of allowing anxieties to plant themselves in my mind, I replaced them with more positive things.

7 Surefire Tips for Attracting True Love!

Joy Weston | Posted 04.12.2015 | Women
Joy Weston

View image | gettyimages.com "How do you spell Love? You don't spell it...You feel it."Winnie the Pooh -- A. Milne Love, Love, Love, Love, LOVE....

A Look at the Psychology of Why You're Attracted to the People You Want to Date

Matthew J. Dempsey | Posted 03.15.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew J. Dempsey

2015-01-13-ScreenShot20150113at1.15.59AMsmall.jpgIn this video I break down some of the psychological nuts and bolts of what makes us attracted to the people we want to date. I also mention the unique challenges that gay men and queer people overall face, and how insight into what otherwise has been chalked up to "magic" can help our relationships in the long run.

10 Rules of Being a Sexy Woman

Alexandra Harra | Posted 03.08.2015 | Women
Alexandra Harra

There are many twists and turns along the road to real sexiness that require us to make the right decisions. Live by the ten rules of being a woman and inspire others to follow in your gracefully sexy footsteps.

Want a Boyfriend By Valentine's Day? Follow These 9 Steps!

Francesca Hogi | Posted 02.22.2015 | Style
Francesca Hogi

That's right, Valentine's Day will be here before you know it. 2014 is history. No one special to kiss under the mistletoe? If you faithfully follow these nine steps, you'll make up for it by getting plenty of lovin' from your new sweetheart in less than two months!

Rise of the Lumbersexual: Why I'm Keeping My November Beard

Mark Taylor | Posted 02.01.2015 | Denver
Mark Taylor

I used to think beards were gross. That they were only appropriate for Jon Hamm, Abraham Lincoln and Santa. Then I tried growing one and went native. I don't advocate for every guy to grow a beard. However, it's definitely something you should try once... like wearing an all-white linen suit.

High Heels Have A Strange Effect On Men, And Here's Proof

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.22.2014 | Science

Listen up, ladies. Flats may be all the rage these days, but a provocative new study from France suggests that high heels do a better job of helpi...

The 80% Approach To Dating

Francesca Hogi | Posted 01.17.2015 | Women
Francesca Hogi

As it turns out, there are lots of good guys out there, hiding in plain sight. Here's how to spot them.

Tinder Has, Apparently, Found the 'Key' to Online Dating

Zoe Strimpel | Posted 12.31.2014 | Technology
Zoe Strimpel

The latest NYT article about a certain dating app that begins with the letter T has gone right ahead and added to the swelling compost heap of male-or...

David Elaine Story

Lynda Freeman | Posted 12.07.2014 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

For finding love, sometimes the timing is all wrong. The attraction is there, but one person, maybe both, is just not ready or free. How many romances...

Why Physical Attraction Is All in Your Nose

Renee Fisher | Posted 12.04.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

A new study in the American Journal of Political Science reveals that people find the smell of others with similar political opinions to be attractive, suggesting that one of the reasons why so many spouses share similar political views is because they were initially and subconsciously attracted to each other's body odor.

5 Surefire Ways to Sabotage Your Dating Life

Sherrie Campbell, PhD | Posted 11.11.2014 | Women
Sherrie Campbell, PhD

Before you date, know and love yourself first. Get your life together. Do not go into dating expecting someone to take care of your emotional welfare. Your emotions will always, first and foremost, be your job. You must look out for yourself first and not expect someone else to do it.

Can Love Grow? Or Does True Love Begin With an Instant Spark?

Elly Klein | Posted 11.03.2014 | Women
Elly Klein

Is an instant spark a sign it's meant to be? Or merely a sign of strong chemistry and, perhaps, little more?

Why Do Lesbians Often Like Masculine Women, Yet Have No Attraction to Men of Equal Masculinity/Femininity?

Quora | Posted 10.10.2014 | Gay Voices
Quora

Lesbians like women. Not "masculinity." As many different lesbians as there are, there are exactly that number of opinions on what they like in women.

5 Overlooked Reasons to Give Online Dating a Try

Francesca Hogi | Posted 10.06.2014 | Women
Francesca Hogi

The biggest benefits of online dating are the ability to deliberately craft a great first impression (that can't be messed up by nerves) and to stretch yourself to date differently than you have in the past.

7 Mindful Steps to Make Love Happen Anywhere

Francesca Hogi | Posted 09.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Francesca Hogi

I have singles tell me all the time they want love to "just happen." Well, that can only happen if you are in a mental and emotional place to receive the positive attention of others.

Why "Neediness" Is Such a Repulsive Characteristic

Quora | Posted 08.16.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora: Why is "neediness" such a repulsive characteristic? Answer by Oliver Emberton, founder of Silktide Let...