Texting has changed relationships—and not for the better. I’m not a fan of rules but I do feel there needs to be one big bold rule about text messaging: NEVER send a text message to communicate emotions or feelings! Good communication is the foundation of a happy relationship. Texting is impersonal communication. It is unbelievable to me that anyone would attempt to … [Read more...] about Texting Etiquette In the Dating Phase
Q: Hi I need dating advice. My live-in girlfriend who I have a child with ended our relationship and moved out and then two months later she came back, felt bad and wanted us to be a couple again moving back in. I noticed while we are together her phone is always on silent. Out of curiosity, I asked why. She explained it was because of a man calling and bothering her. Then … [Read more...] about I Need Advice, I Caught My Girlfriend Cheating
Q: I need some relationship advice. Am I wrong for being upset for my girlfriend wanting to spend the weekend with a friend and her ex-boyfriend? I have never met her ex. They were broken up before we started to date but I know she still has feeling for him. How do I approach the subject of being uneasy with her meeting him and her feelings for him? A: How you feel is never … [Read more...] about Relationship Advice, When Your Girlfriend Wants to Hang Out with Her Ex-boyfriend
Q: What are the signs or red flags that we need to look for when we meet someone for a first date? The subtle ones ...not the really obvious ones. A: When a relationship doesn't work out or ends badly, clients frequently ask me if there was something they should have seen in the beginning. The answer is almost always yes. But they were too caught up in the seduction to … [Read more...] about Subtle Red Flags You Should Look Out for When Dating
Q: How can you tell when someone says they don't want to go out if you should move on, or are just playing hard to get? A: Girls who still subscribe to “the rules” may be playing hard to get. The rules said you had to put a guy off and make him work for it. In my opinion you only need to do that with players. But I do believe that a girl needs to keep an active social … [Read more...] about Are They Not Interested in Dating, Or Are Just Playing Hard to Get?