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Top 10 First Date Tips for Introverts

An Introvert’s Guide to Mastering That First Date First dates are inherently stressful situations. In the early stages of dating, two unacquainted individuals are sizing each other up as potential romantic partners. Both parties try to present themselves in the best light possible, accentuating what they perceive to…

Seven Ways Introverts Can Rock Online Dating

Online Dating for Introverts In many ways, online dating is a godsend for us introverts. It allows us to initiate contact with interesting new people without the awkwardness and risk inherent in cold call-style approaching that same person IRL. We can test the waters with a potential partner from…

5 Strengths Introverts Bring to Romantic Relationships

Introverts and Romantic Relationships Romance with an introvert can be truly incredible. The many virtues of introverts can make them great friends, colleagues, family members, and yes, romantic partners as well. Your introverted paramour may or may not be one to sweep you off your feet at first blush. Many…

Men It Is Time To Revive Chivalry And Become Knights

Men need to stand up and lead their families, businesses, and communities with passion!  It is time to fight for what’s right.  Is chivalry dead?  On Wikipedia, it says that during medieval times chivalry was associated with ideals of knightly virtues, honor and courtly love.  However, it goes on…

7 Vital Actions When Recovering From A Breakup

The end of relationship can be a difficult time for many people. The sense of loss, the questions about what could have been, and the uncertainty about the future can be overwhelming at times. However, there are many things you can do to help yourself cope. In this article, I…

The Secret To Getting What You Want In Your Relationships

If you and your partner could both get what you wanted and needed out of your relationship, what positive impacts would that bring? What if I told you that you could get more of what you want in your relationship by altering one communication habit? Before we begin, I’m…

8 Crucial Mistakes You Should Avoid When Fighting With Your Partner

“The more arguments you win, the less friends you will have” ~ American Parable Let’s face it, there’s no class you can take on relationships before you enter into one. Most of us got our relationship skills from our parents, which doesn’t say much. Fights between partners are…

5 Day Plan For Healing a Heartache

  “It is our wounds that create in us a desire to reach for miracles. The fulfillment of such miracles depends on whether we let our wounds pull us down or lift us up towards our dreams.”  ― Jocelyn Soriano, Mend My Broken Heart The loss of a relationship, especially if…

Why She Won’t: 16 Reasons Why Women Say “No” To Sex

Guys not getting any. It’s a problem so common it’s one of the biggest relationship cliches in our culture. Yet for all we talk about it, real causes and solutions are rarely suggested. Instead, we shrug our shoulders. Men insult women and women insult men while…

Parenting Your Adult Child

Parents of toddlers typically believe that this has to be the most difficult time of raising children. However, parenting an emerging adult child can be the most challenging time of parenthood. The period of development between the ages of 17 and 23 often creates dissension and turmoil in even the…

4 Things No One Tells You After Gaining Muscle and Getting Buff

Senior year of high school (2003), I weighed in at a whopping 180 lbs. Today (2017), I got on the scale and I clocked in at 250 lbs. at 10% body fat. I was and still am a complete and total nerd/dork/geek. Shy, no self-esteem, total geek…

7 Great Ways To Keep A Relationship Alive

Go The Extra Mile. By this, I am talking about going out of your way to do things for your partner. If you’re tired after work and sitting on the couch, hop up and help her with dinner for a while. Drive out to the shop and grab…