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4 Things That Ruin Relationships

Matchmakers will tell you this about successful relationships: communication means more than immediate physical chemistry. Ideally, you want both, but finding someone with whom you can communicate openly with SIGNIFICANTLY increases the chances of a successful match. But, above all else, AVOID these four “relationship killing” communication traits (Source: John Gottman, PH.D.): Criticism:  complaints are … Continue reading 4 Things That Ruin Relationships

5 Things Your Date Wants You To Do Without Having To Ask

If you REALLY want to make a lasting impression on your date, do something special before you’re even asked. No it doesn’t have to be dramatic or spectacular – it can even be something very simple – but timing is everything! The same gesture that falls flat at the end of the date, might have … Continue reading 5 Things Your Date Wants You To Do Without Having To Ask

You Can Create Your Own Dating Luck — Here’s How

In dating, you can be good or you can be lucky. Your best bet? Be both. But you can’t just make luck happen in your love life, right? Actually, yes you can. Luck most often comes to those who put themselves out there – in the right way. Here’s some simple ways to transform your … Continue reading You Can Create Your Own Dating Luck — Here’s How

10 Common Mistakes That Will Kill Your Dating Life

If your dating life’s not going well, there can be many reasons. One of them might be you. No-ones perfect (in life or in love), but there are some simple – and fixable – dating mistakes that may be ruining your chances of finding a lasting relationship. Before you throw in the towel on finding … Continue reading 10 Common Mistakes That Will Kill Your Dating Life

5 Ways To Make Your Next Relationship Come To You

Are you ready for a relationship but tired of looking? If so, here’s some advice: stop searching & start finding. ‘Sounds great!’ you say, but how? The secret is to focus less on external factors (that you can’t control), and more on internal factors that you CAN control. Here’s 5 ways to make your next … Continue reading 5 Ways To Make Your Next Relationship Come To You

Everything You Should Do In The Minutes, Hours, Days, And Weeks Following A Successful First Date

There’s only one thing more frustrating than a bad first date – a great first date that leads nowhere! If you’ve been single & dating for a while, its easy to focus too much on the first date – and not enough on what happens next. Here’s exactly what you should do to turn a … Continue reading Everything You Should Do In The Minutes, Hours, Days, And Weeks Following A Successful First Date

The 5 Most Attractive Qualities People Look For In A Partner

Do you think your looks are the most important factor in attracting a partner? If you answered ‘Yes!’, you’re wrong. Although looks do matter, it’s what’s beyond your looks that’s matters most for relationship-minded singles. So put down your mirror & focus instead on these 5 proven chemistry-creating qualities: Confidence without arrogance:  feeling self-confident is … Continue reading The 5 Most Attractive Qualities People Look For In A Partner

6 Avoidable Dating Mistakes You Make All The Time

In dating – as in life – its the mistakes you don’t know you’re making that matter the most. You may be a good (or bad) date, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get better. And some ‘mistakes’ aren’t always obvious – to you or your date. Here’s 6 avoidable dating mistakes, and what to … Continue reading 6 Avoidable Dating Mistakes You Make All The Time

7 Questions Successful Couples Should Be Able To Answer

How do you know if you’re in a successful relationship? There’s no one simple way – and part of a good relationship is some twists & turns (and bumps!) along the way – but there are certain things about your partner & your relationship in general that you should know early on. Here’s 7 (tough) … Continue reading 7 Questions Successful Couples Should Be Able To Answer

5 Signs Your Dates About To End Badly & What To Do About It

You’re excited about your date & already thinking about asking them out again. But then, suddenly, the date ends & you never hear from them again. What happened? It’s likely your date was sending you warning signs of a date gone bad, but you just weren’t paying attention. Here’s 5 dating danger signs & how … Continue reading 5 Signs Your Dates About To End Badly & What To Do About It