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Difference Between Dating & Being in a Relationship

Dating itself can be incredibly confusing, much less, defining what your relationship status is. The difference between dating and being in a relationship can be subtle. It is important to discuss relationship boundaries with the person you are dating, and be clear in your communications with them.

Signs That a Guy Is About to Ask You Out

Guys have a tendency to send mixed signals to girls they like. Just think back to the boy at school who kept teasing you or punching your arm; he might have been crazy about you. While a man’s flirting skills have probably matured since his adolescence, it is still difficult to tell if a guy ...

The Difference Between Courtship & Dating

"Courtship" is a rather outdated word used to describe the activities that occur when a couple is past the dating stage and in a more serious stage of their relationship. It happens before the couple becomes engaged or married and is usually meant to describe when a man is attempting to ...

Signs a Guy Is Nervous

You meet a handsome and successful guy at the local bowling alley one Friday night and you can't figure out why he is acting so strange. You aren't sure but you have an idea that he might be nervous. Nervousness around a woman is one of the classic signs that a guy has a crush. Even if he's ...

How to Get Your Girlfriend to Open Up

One of the most important aspects of a healthy relationship is communication, however, it can often be difficult for one partner or the other to feel completely comfortable opening up to the other, especially near the beginning of the relationship. If your girlfriend is struggling to open up to you ...

How to Show Your Girlfriend You Appreciate Her

In modern society, many people take others for granted and do not treat people the way they deserve to be treated. You need not be one of these people; if you are genuinely happy with your girlfriend, you can show her this without expecting something in return. Showing appreciation to your ...

How to Tell a Man You Like Him

Communication can be tricky, especially when you need to let a guy know you like him. Even though the mere idea of expressing your feelings can make you nervous, it doesn't have to be a scary endeavor. When you keep your calm, you can still manage to get the right words out. It doesn't take much to ...

How to Not Lose a Guy

You are in love and cannot stop thinking about the object of your affections. But a certain level of insecurity is an unwelcome part of the way you feel. You doubt that this guy will want to stay with you and you fear the misery you know you would feel should he go. However, you probably know that ...

The Best Places to Meet Single Men Over 50

If you are seeking to meet men over 50, first ask yourself what kind of gentleman you want to meet. You do not want to meet a world traveler if you like to stay at home, nor would you like to meet a sports fan if you have no interest in sports. Whether you let your interests guide you or you're in ...

How to Give a Guy Clues That You Are Interested

You've had your eye on him for quite some time. Maybe he's a coworker, a friend or even a cute bartender. When you find a guy you like, letting him know you’re interested is key. While it may seem nerve-racking, take a deep breath and then take action to make sure he knows you'd like to get ...

How to Tell a Woman You're Not Interested

You might have a woman in your life who keeps hinting that she wants more than friendship with you but you don't want a relationship with her. You want to tell her that you’re not interested without hurting her and you don’t want things to leave her wondering what you want. With a ...