10 Ways to Make Online Dating Suck a Little Less

Online dating can be awesome - you have a huge pool of potential dates to select from, you are able to screen for basic compatibility ahead of time and you can "meet" people while you're on the sofa in your sweats. But online dating has its downsides. The sheer number of people available can be … Continue reading 10 Ways to Make Online Dating Suck a Little Less

Online Dating For Dogs

We had two dates set up for Wednesday evening. The first was with a ten-month-old male. His owner needed to part ways with him after the trauma of a breakup and a cancer diagnosis. The other was with a young adult female who had been described by the animal control officer who picked her up … Continue reading Online Dating For Dogs

Dating After Divorce: Ten Tips for Success

Dating after divorce tends to be a deliberate action, entered into consciously and tentatively after years or even decades with the same person.  This can be an opportunity for you to clarify your needs and the needs of a relationship before you step out on that first date.  The following are my suggestions for your … Continue reading Dating After Divorce: Ten Tips for Success

Dating After Divorce: Your Ten Commandments

Dating after divorce tends to be a deliberate action, entered into consciously and tentatively after years or even decades with the same person.  This can be an opportunity for you to clarify your needs and the needs of a relationship before you step out on that first date.  The following are my suggestions for your … Continue reading Dating After Divorce: Your Ten Commandments

Dating After Divorce: When Are You Ready?

I wish I could devise a formula that would tell you when you are ready to date again: (Length of marriage)(# of months since the end of the marriage*) + (# of crying sessions)(# of explicatives used to describe the ex)    (# of therapy** hours) If this number <1, keep working on yourself; you … Continue reading Dating After Divorce: When Are You Ready?