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How To Survive Midlife Dating and Children

How To Survive Midlife Dating And Children Midlife relationships have a unique twist for those raising children because typically women have more of the responsibility after divorce. This in turn leaves little free time for dating. While there are some parents who … Continue reading

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What Are Your Relationship Deal Breakers?

What Are Your Relationship Deal Breakers? It’s commonly assumed that relationship deal breakers are typically associated with character differences. However, as I’ve observed midlife singles, as people mature the importance shifts to  one of shared values rather than the factors that we … Continue reading

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Are Long Distance Relationships Realistic?

Are Long Distance Relationships Realistic? As a dating coach, I am frequently asked about long distance relationships and the viability of success for those in the midlife years (40-69.) With the exception of those who initially connected in person and … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Dating Rituals and the New Reality

Old Fashioned Dating Rituals and the New Reality Instinctive, Cave People, Old Fashioned or Traditional…these phrases are thrown around (mostly from women) nostalgically picking only the perceived good and not facing the reality when it comes to today’s dating practices. … Continue reading

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How Do You Measure Value?

How Do You Measure Value? As many of you have noticed, lately I’ve been discussing the notion that it’s okay for a woman to initiate a date or even pay for a date in the early stages (the first 10 … Continue reading

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Dating After a Recent Divorce

From My Inbox “I’ve been dating a guy that recently divorced last November. We’ve been dating for 5 months. I thought this was it. He told me he loved me and we were making plans. However, he didn’t introduce me … Continue reading

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How to Develop a New Approach to Midlife Dating

From what I’ve seen, many newly divorced midlife singles date with an intent to make sure that they don’t repeat the past. Men often retreat into play, fun, no attachment and no desire for long term commitment while women often … Continue reading

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How to Deal With Stalkers

How To Deal With Stalkers As a MidLife dating coach, I’ve been granted some unique experiences as I’ve learned to navigate the dating landscape. Well, let’s just call them perils. But it’s all good because it helps me to help … Continue reading

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What’s the Best Way to Cancel a Date?

What’s the Best Way to Cancel A Date? Text, email or phone…how do you prefer to be let down? Let’s say you connected with a guy via an online dating site. You’ve emailed a few times. You’ve texted a few … Continue reading

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Should Women Consider Asking Men Out?

Should women consider asking men out on dates? According to a new poll by Lavalife, 95 percent of men think it’s attractive and acceptable when a woman asks them out. Clearly, these men are not intimidated by a strong woman; … Continue reading

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