Have you ever met someone who just gets you... understands you... completes you? Someone who, although you were in your darkest hour, made you feel l...
I've realized that many friends and clients quietly abandoned hook-up apps. While the voluntary withdrawal is justified by slightly different reasons; there seems to be a common complaint: a high level of stress associated with usage.
Since we are profoundly social creatures, it may not be such a surprise that our social experiences literally shape the wiring of our social brains.
Dating is a lot different at 30 than at 21. Things move faster and no longer do we have the pleasure of waiting years to "see what will happen." There seemed to be a slowly ticking clock hanging over each eligible bachelor I met. On my mental list of deal-breakers, "not Jewish" was merely penciled in.
The old hierarchy of Alpha and Beta, in which Alpha males run the show and get their pick of the women, has lost its relevance. For women ready for a serious relationship, setting their sights on the Beta male, who thinks more cooperatively, makes sense.
Group relationships are complex. But they're worth it. When you look around the table and realize, "we all really like each other," you're destined for great things.
Leave it to London to set the stage for these small, barefoot steps in the sand that just might lead to a larger and long awaited love!
Creating any kind of venture takes time, effort and commitment. You need to invest in whatever venture you are building, be it in business or love.
Being able to accept praise expresses to the world that we understand our value. If we can't learn how to identify and own our strengths, privately and publicly, we can't possibly reach our full potential, whether it's personal, professional or otherwise.
I saw the big orange envelope emerge from the mailbox. She let out a big yell and began to run back to the house and into the kitchen carrying the orange package. I knew this image would become part of so many others in my mind, that not even the passage of time would erase it.
You probably do not need much convincing when it comes to the benefits of having sex, and often. It is, after all, one of the most primal and instinctual acts of human behavior. But beyond basic desire, there are some legitimate reasons to bump up the frequency of your sexual experiences.
Networking has become a dirty word when it is in fact an important, natural and valuable use of time. The way to succeed is to simply not think of it as "networking" but simply as making new connections and sharing information.
We can start challenging ourselves to accept love -- to return a loving look, rather than turning away in embarrassment. We can approach our defenses with curiosity and compassion and slowly start to change our part of the equation that limits our capacity for love.
Learning to change your relationship to power and trying on new types of power will open up your heart, which allows you to start feeling at ease. The world will go on. Things will get done. You'll make an impact. But you'll feel good while you're doing it.
When you love yourself, you are better equipped to act with integrity in your relationships. You become a person you respect, and you give your relationship its best chance at survival.
Learning to love yourself is foundational for being able to love others. The more you learn to be kind and gentle with yourself, rather than judgmental and rejecting, the more loving you will be with others.