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The Argument for Putting Down the Phone

David Wygant | Posted 01.29.2015 | Healthy Living
David Wygant

Be more present with the kids. It will impact their future. How many of you check your phone during traffic times or sneak a look or text something? These are the things you're teaching your kids. These are the habits they're forming.

Top 5 Love Lessons from 'The Bachelor' (Camping, Not Glamping)

Em & Lo | Posted 01.27.2015 | Women
Em & Lo

It's 2014. Can we please dispense with the retro myth that virginity = value? Just because you've never experienced the presence of a penis in your vagina does not make you "marriage material." (And while we're at it, let's dispense with that old-fashioned "marriage material" term, too!)

Complete Me Dot Com

Tricia McCallum | Posted 01.23.2015 | Comedy
Tricia McCallum

In the Bronze Age, before Twitter and speed dating and online match-ups, men and women met each other one of two ways: at church, or via the newspaper classifieds.

Creating an Irresistible Life You Love

Amanda W. Rose | Posted 01.21.2015 | Women
Amanda W. Rose

I'm going to give you my top 14 dating tips to create an irresistible life you love! Commit to these daily changes in you will see a difference in your relationships with others and yourself.

Respect

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.21.2015 | New York
Jamie Silverman

Why do my coworkers and friends feel a desire or even an obligation to respect me more than someone I'm potentially going to share myself romantically with?

10 Relationship Resolutions For The New Year

Annabel Acton | Posted 01.20.2015 | Women
Annabel Acton

If you are doing the online thing, forget the perpetual flirty ping-pong and just meet up. You'll never know unless you actually meet in person. Why prolong it? Rip off the Band-aid and swap the text time for face time (the real kind).

The Prince Charming Factor

Robi Ludwig, Psy.D. | Posted 01.20.2015 | Weddings
Robi Ludwig, Psy.D.

As we get ready to move into February and Valentine's Day right around the corner, I thought it was the perfect time to share the interview I did with Fox News's producer and online contributor for FoxbusinessNews.com, Ashley Papa.

5 Words That Can Destroy A Date For Mature Couples In Minutes

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 01.15.2015 | Fifty

Dating isn't easy, especially when you're middle-aged or older and haven't dated in, er, decades. But that isn't stopping anyone. According to a study...

How Much Honesty Is TOO Much?

Phoebe Fox | Posted 01.13.2015 | Women
Phoebe Fox

While we all have qualities that aren't entirely attractive, first we have to be drawn enough to someone to give things a try and find out what's really on the inside. So where's the line between charmingly genuine and off-puttingly oversharing? Here are a few guidelines to keep in mind.

Get Rid Of Dating Stress With These Simple Steps

David Kanegis | Posted 12.10.2014 | Fifty
David Kanegis

At the tender age of 19 my hormones were raging -- but they had been since I was 13. Through a combination of chance, luck or serendipity I suddenly found myself faced with the opportunity of dating a woman I found incredibly physically appealing. Her personality -- so-so! We dated for about two months. The word ambivalent doesn't begin to describe the experience.

The Perfect Lives of Style Bloggers

Neely Steinberg | Posted 12.09.2014 | Style
Neely Steinberg

What I've learned and what I'm sure I will continue to learn is that I'll probably never be that perfect domestic Goddess. I'll never be able to keep up with a constant schedule of hair salons and nail salons and spinning classes. And, you know what, that's OK.

The Only Reason You Need to Know for Why Your Relationship Didn't Work Out

Phoebe Fox | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women
Phoebe Fox

The bottom line is that you can't control any aspect of a relationship except what you put into it -- and what you are willing to accept from it. My friend wants to know why things went down the way they did, but she may never find out.

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Dating After a Divorce

Sheila Blagg | Posted 01.30.2015 | Divorce
Sheila Blagg

Now that you are divorced or otherwise single, what are you looking for? You've probably been asked that question, or a variation of it, many times, and it's not always easy to pin down an answer.

How To Get The Right Man To Commit To You

Caroline Zwick | Posted 01.21.2015 | Women
Caroline Zwick

What I have seen over and over again is that the missing link to a committed relationship isn't a flatter stomach, flawless skin or a perfect life.

My Month of Online Dating Detox (Pt. II)

Jamie Silverman | Posted 01.14.2015 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I think I genuinely lasted an entire week without logging on to any of the sites. But one night, I'd had a crappy day at work and couldn't sleep. I lay in bed, thoughts racing through my head. Just a little Tinder wouldn't hurt. My phone beckoned -- no implored -- me to pick it up and swipe. So I did.

You're Probably Lying To Yourself About Your Relationship Status, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 11.14.2014 | Divorce

When it comes to ending relationships, nobody put it better than Neil Sedaka: "Breaking up is hard to do." Thanks to a new study, we now know why the ...

3 Dating Blunders Single Women Make Too Often

Lisa Copeland | Posted 01.14.2015 | Fifty
Lisa Copeland

Let's face it. As much as you may want a good guy in your life, finding him as a single woman dating in her 50s, 60s and 70s poses its own set of challenges; challenges that can seem daunting at times.

9 Questions To Ask Before Committing To A Relationship

James Russell Lingerfelt | Posted 01.09.2015 | Women
James Russell Lingerfelt

It's tempting to jump into relationships when we meet someone we believe is wonderful. But if it takes a few months to begin gauging someone's character, and two to three years to truly know them, we are setting ourselves up for disaster if we commit too soon.

Learn the Rules of Online Dating

Shayla R. Price | Posted 01.07.2015 | Women
Shayla R. Price

Online dating doesn't have to jeopardize your safety or sanity. From MillionaireMatch.com to the Tinder app, search for online dating sites that will provide you with a safe space to find your future husband or wife.

Online Dating Burnout: It's a Real Thing

KnowMore TV | Posted 01.06.2015 | Women
KnowMore TV

When you first start dating online, you may be excited by all of the options. The possibilities feel endless! After a few months, though, you may be exhausted by all the missed connections, bad dates and well... all the options!

The 5 Most Obvious Dating Tips That You're Probably Not Following

Laura Seldon | Posted 01.06.2015 | Women
Laura Seldon

I asked three single guys what they wish women would do differently on dates. Their answers? The most glaringly obvious tips ever. But, their advice is also so simple it's easy to forget.

3 First Date Dos and Don'ts -- Plus An Affirmation!

David Kanegis | Posted 01.05.2015 | Fifty
David Kanegis

There are lots of strategies you can employ before arranging your first meet. They include identifying what you want out of a relationship -- what you are seeking in a companion, their values, conversational ability, personality, sense of humor and the traits that most turn you on.

My Month of Online Dating Detox

Jamie Silverman | Posted 12.28.2014 | Women
Jamie Silverman

I'd talk to guys for weeks without either of us initiating any hangout. We were virtual pen pals, wasting one another's time with random texts at odd hours.

Needles in a Haystack

Jesse Jackman | Posted 12.22.2014 | Gay Voices
Jesse Jackman

While there's a certain romance in the idea that each person has a single ideal soulmate out there just waiting to be found, I don't think that's accurate. A more realistic approach is to understand that there are five, or 50, or 500 really good fits out there -- not perfect, mind you, but really good -- and you only need to find one of them.

Why NOT to Put Your Best Foot Forward on a Date

Phoebe Fox | Posted 12.20.2014 | Women
Phoebe Fox

There's a strange phenomenon that can occur when talking to someone we might be romantically interested in, versus conversing with almost anyone else -- friends, coworkers, clerks, servers: Alien life-forms take over our mouths. We clam up. Or we say inane things.