Different can be exhilarating, especially if you have a tendency to be more circumspect and careful. Different suddenly allows you to enjoy the fun that spontaneity and a sense of adventure often offers.
You have to assume everyone is at least two or three notches lower than he or she appears in the profile picture simply because many people will be two or three notches lower in real life.
Most people do not realize that we are causing our physical, emotional and behavioral health problems and generally try harder to go faster.
It is heartwarming to hear that you both found a way to date that was safe with backyard benches in the place of hotel lobbies and local restaurants.
He believed that there was a myriad of choices and thus it was his prerogative to analyze every single one.
While you may struggle to talk and share, you can be a great listener. Prepare open-ended questions before the date and really listen to the answers given.
There are three categories that must be met before a couple can decide if they (with Hashem’s help) could make a happy life together.
Most home-based landline devices consists of a button, either worn as a pendant or a bracelet, and a base in the home with a speakerphone.
G-d willing, next year you may look back at this precious time with your parents where you had their undivided attention for eight days.
Once you are feeling anxious, it is imperative to try to calm yourself down so you can set yourself up for success.
You were happily dating when suddenly Covid-19 changed the game and forced you to prematurely think about timelines and wedding dates.
Surely, we were close. Yet, again we drove and after circling and then circling again, we found ourselves back at-nowhere.
If the daughter-in-law learns to change her reaction and validates the criticism in a positive way, the mother-in-law will likely not know how to respond.
It’s hard to go to singles events. It’s hard to smile, and nod, to introduce yourself, to offer your most charming one liner – and then turn and do it all over again.
I certainly appreciate the gift of living near your family and what a tremendous blessing it can be.
Big people say, "You were right"; bigger people are willing to say, "I was wrong."
You feel like a fraud, about to be exposed for the interloper that you are, a child raised in a home filled with conflict.
My son goes home from school on a van every day with eleven other boys. Nine of them have cell phones.
Men are attracted to women with a positive attitude; to women who approach life with enthusiasm and grace, packaged in genuine self-confidence.
You also consider yourself to have depth, so it is natural to want to meet someone that approaches life with a similar lens.
The more love we share and the more confidence we build in our families, the safer they will feel.