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The Hidden Truth Behind Relationship Chemistry

Ross A. Rosenberg | Posted 10.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Ross A. Rosenberg

Ross Rosenberg reveals the hidden truth behind relationship chemistry. Have you been working on your online dating profile? Posing for the perfect ...

Exclusive Interview With Professional Matchmaker Marla Martenson

Mark C. Miller | Posted 10.03.2016 | Business
Mark C. Miller

Marla Martenson was born in Tacoma, Washington, the "City of Destiny." She has a natural flair for acting and a deep interest in reading and writing poetry and short stories.

The Virtual Love Affair...

Brooke Wise | Posted 09.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brooke Wise

There is no surgeon general warning attached to Facebook over-usage, but are we fooling ourselves? It was not until the second half of the twentieth century that the dangers of smoking became a part of public discourse.

You're So Picky!

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

Picture this: someone (maybe you know them, or maybe you just met) asks you, "What are you looking for?" Of course, you've given this question much th...

Helping Your Single Friends

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

I came across the following story in a friend's Facebook status the other day: I experienced the most frustrating situation today. I was walking by a...

Dating Profile Tips

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

Matchmakers read thousands of profiles, and it's a real challenge to get yours to stand out. It's also difficult to differentiate your unique traits f...

Dating And Texting

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Aleeza Ben Shalom

Texting can both help and hinder your connection. Because you are dating long distance, you can use texting to bridge the gap between visits. However, if you haven't yet developed a really solid connection, texting can interfere with the normal development of your relationship.

Dating Sukkot-Style

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

During the holiday season we have time to reflect and think deeply about our lives. I'm sure you've put thought into your new year's resolutions. But ...

5 Dating Resolutions For The New Year

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

With this in mind, let's approach our New Year's dating resolutions with a new perspective. You know better than anyone else in the world what should be on your list. I can't tell you what your resolutions should be, but I can offer you a guide on how to make your top 5 dating resolutions.

3 Ways to Change Your First-Date Experience

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

Luckily, there are a few ways to break out of old habits and change your experience (and these tips work just as well for the first first date as for the 40th first date).

3 Things To Do While Dating Instead Of Waiting

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 08.09.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Aleeza Ben Shalom

When you are confident you won't be marrying anyone you already know, then proceed to looking into other options. Sometimes it isn't about finding the right person, but recognizing them. The best way to do that is to start by reaching in.

Eager Grandparent Takes Out Hilarious Personal Ad For Single Grandson

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.02.2016 | Fifty

Having trouble finding your soulmate on Tinder or eHarmony? Maybe grandma and grandpa can help. Or at least they may think they can. A humorous person...

The Elephant In The Room...

Brooke Wise | Posted 07.13.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brooke Wise

Just as unheralded and surprising as this campaign season has been, I have learned my clients find it almost distasteful, removed, and provincial of a date not to have some opinion on the election.

The Ex Factor...

Brooke Wise | Posted 06.06.2016 | Healthy Living
Brooke Wise

Formerly, I might have advised a client to learn from the past relationship. There were reasons for the split. There is value to moving on, perhaps allowing yourself the dating freedom to find something better or better for you.

5 Steps to Navigating the Dating Scene

Aleeza Ben Shalom | Posted 04.14.2016 | HuffPost Home
Aleeza Ben Shalom

I'm guessing you don't love dating events. While they have the potential to be fun and sometimes (surprisingly) are, they are also a source of anxiety...

Your Treasure

Brooke Wise | Posted 03.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Brooke Wise

There is no accounting for taste. Bob Dylan is a lyrical poet. Bob Dylan is amplified mumbling. Jackson Pollack mastered the art of creating fracta...

8 Tips on How to Be a Bad Boy

Carly Spindel | Posted 02.24.2016 | Divorce
Carly Spindel

Nice guys are great. In fact, they're really great. But women don't want to date just a nice guy. They want to date a man with an edge. Here are eight ways to be a little bit of a bad boy.

The Irony of Artificial Intelligence Solving Online Dating Frustrations

Nancy Lang | Posted 02.23.2017 | Technology
Nancy Lang

I have had many articles published about dating, and a topic that seems to reboot quite frequently is the frustration with technology and its growing consequences on our lives and in our relationships.

The Value of Valentine's Day?

Brooke Wise | Posted 02.11.2017 | GPS for the Soul
Brooke Wise

Valentine's Day is met each year with all manner of commentary. Perhaps it's good for the economy. Florists do quite well. Jewelers are busy. Dim ...

What I Discovered When I Became Best Friends With My Ex

Lauren DePino | Posted 02.08.2017 | Women
Lauren DePino

I met Ross my freshman year in college. Eleven years my senior, he was my philosophy adjunct professor at Temple University in Philadelphia. He was cute, Jewish, and intensely attentive. Just my type.

The Big Commit

Brooke Wise | Posted 01.27.2017 | Healthy Living
Brooke Wise

The qualities of being deliberate, selective and thoughtful are valuable in choosing a relationship, but to what end?

Stop Using Dating Apps as a Crutch

Mary Stuart Deibel | Posted 01.21.2017 | Women
Mary Stuart Deibel

Don't fool yourself into thinking that just because you're "putting yourself out there" by online dating that it means you should neglect the potential for meeting someone in person the "old-fashioned way."

Let's Get Uncomfortable in 2016

Brooke Wise | Posted 12.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Brooke Wise

Whatever happens, I wish you the power of being uncomfortable in 2016, despite the comfortable pillow.

This Is One Outing Worth Attending Ireland Gets GLBT Music And Matchmaking Festival Right

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 12.10.2016 | Queer Voices
Charles Karel Bouley

How could I possibly have known that by the end of the trip I'd be talking to a transgender boxing promoter of international renown, a drag superstar whose documentary debuted to resounding acclaim and an Irish dynamo dedicated to promoting his GLBT community even when it meant risk of bodily harm.

Investing in Matchmaking: How Much Would You Pay for a Match?

Ilana Jacqueline | Posted 11.23.2016 | Divorce
Ilana Jacqueline

What if we asked you to put your money where your heart is? Would you be ready to make a financial investment towards your love life? In Boca Raton, matchmaker Carol Morgan can confirm that many singles would, and in fact, do belong in her exclusive database.