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First Date Rules Everyone Should Follow

When it comes to first date etiquette, it’s usually all about trying to take your awesome self up a notch. Not because you have anything to prove, but because first dates are about putting your best self out there. But while you’re there to make a great first impression, you’re also there to be honest about yourself and what you’re looking for. Here are some common first date rules. Always Make An Effort To Be On Time Yes, things happen, but you really don’t want to keep your date waiting. That’s not fun for anyone. If you’re running more than 10 minutes late, be …

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Is Dating A Friend A Good Idea? 10 Things To Know Before You Do That

It’s no secret that successful relationships need to involve a level of friendship. The problem with having crushes on dating a friend is that you don’t want it to happen. But why don’t we want it to happen? We already know these people like the back of our hand. In my personal opinion-you should try it at least once. The relationships where two people started as friends seem to run smoother and last longer than those who started off as strangers to one another. Obviously all relationships are different so that statement doesn’t apply to every pair out there. 10 reasons …

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Pros And Cons Of Attending Singles Events

Attending singles events can be a mixed bag. For those who have had the fortunate of always being able to find a romantic partner or always be in a relationship, singles events are a very foreign concept. Like everything else in life, there are some pros and cons in attending singles events. The Pros There will be free food and drinks. If you come across a man or a woman who doesn’t appreciate free food, then that person is not the one you want to hang out with at this singles event. You have an opportunity to dress up to …

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How to Make International Relationships Work

International dating can be challenging for many couples. Dating someone outside of your culture can be amazing for many reasons: you get to connect with someone across cultural lines, broaden your ideas about the world by learning about another’s ways of thinking, and also to share a life that spans countries and cultures. But it’s not without its problems. It can be hard to fit your lives together perfectly. The following points are common challenges in international dating. The Language Barrier It probably goes without saying that understanding what your partner is saying is vitally important. In relationships where a language barrier exists, it can really add a lot of stress. Considering …

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Things Every Girl Must Do Before She Settles Down

Be single girl means to be the commander of your own ship and to do whatever you want, whenever you want. Before you settle down, have you done everything you wanted to do with your freedom? Let’s make sure that you have partied enough, flirted enough, made mistakes and learned how to fix them before you meet ‘the one’. Here’s 7 things every single girl must do before she settles down. Be spontaneous Try something new, from a festival to an event in your city, tag along with some friends or ask someone adventurous to join you. Trying something new can open doors …

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Tips for single parent dating

Being a single parent is one of the hardest jobs on the planet. Single parents not only have to bear the burden of normal adult responsibilities, they also have to do their best to raise a child who is healthy and happy without the daily support of a loving partner. For many single parents, money is a key issue, but for the vast majority, it’s the limitations of a 24-hour day that make single parenting so hard. This lack of time is particularly problematic when it comes to dating. For single parent dating can also be associated with feelings of guilt, anxiety, and even embarrassment. For any person …

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Tips for dating after divorce

Dating after divorce is both exhilarating and frightening! On the one hand, the thought of having someone find you attractive and interesting again can make you positively giddy. Sure your life has been turned upside down and things are a bit different now than when you were raising hell several years ago, but with a few tips and a little gumption you could be in for some really fun times and new loves. Just remember, dating after divorce is not as hard as it may sound. Make sure you’ve let go of your past relationship You really don’t want to be taking …