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6 Tips for Men to Keep Their Women Happy

Relationships are hard work. Men and women are different to the core, and author John Gray, Ph.D. sums up the reason behind all the trouble between the sexes by simply stating, "Men are from Mars, women are from Venus." In order to keep their women happy, men will have to adapt some of ...

The 7 Signs of Deceptive People

When you reach a point in a relationship when you think things might be getting serious, it is time to make an assessment of whether your prospective significant other is a deceptive person. The early stages of a relationship are mostly about fun, but you should keep an eye out for signs right from ...

8 Quick Ways to Relax Before a Big Date

While it’s fun to daydream, there’s no use in working yourself up over the unpredictable. Take a moment to decompress before that big date. Triggering your body's relaxation response calms your nervous system and enables you to be more level headed at date time. Relax, be yourself, and ...

How to Apologize to a Boyfriend After Hurting His Feelings

Sometimes you may catch yourself saying hurtful things to the one you love without even meaning to make him feel hurt or upset. People often don't realize that the things they say may be misinterpreted as offensive or rude. If you hurt your boyfriend's feelings, take responsibility for your actions ...

How to Ask a Girl Out if You Are Afraid of Getting Rejected

Many men feel that an unsuccessful attempt at asking a woman on a date is a mark of failure. The true defeat is if a fear of rejection prevents a man from asking out a woman he finds attractive, engaging and interesting. A successful date conquest doesn't require exhausted pick-up lines, savvy ...

How to Get Your Boyfriend to Hug You Without You Asking Him

Hugging is a common affectionate gesture in many relationships, and one you appreciate. You may want your boyfriend to hug you more than he does, especially if you are physically demonstrative and he isn't. Getting your boyfriend to hug you without asking him to do so is useful because asking can ...

How to Get Your Boyfriend to Understand Your Needs

Trying to get someone to understand your point of view isn't always easy. Add the complexities of a romantic relationship to the mix and it can seem downright impossible. Communicating your needs to your man doesn't have to be so difficult. The key is to be patient and try several different ...

How to Get to Know My Boyfriend's Children

More than half of all marriages end in divorce. Consequently, many individuals re-entering the world of dating have children from a previous marriage. While it is not imperative to meet the children of every man you date, you might consider it more as the relationship grows progressively intimate. ...

How to Communicate Your Hurt Feelings Effectively

Communicating hurt feelings can be a significant challenge in personal relationships. While it may not be appropriate to convey your emotional needs at work, it's often an important skill to learn in marriages or friendships. Before you can communicate your hurt feelings, it's important to become ...

How to Dump Your Girlfriend Without Hurting Her Feelings

If you know that your girlfriend is wrong for you, then it is time to end the relationship. That can sound easy at first, but can be very difficult to execute, especially if you are afraid of breaking her heart. However, the worst thing that you can possibly do is drag on a relationship if you are ...

How to Feel More Confident Around My Girlfriend

Whether you're a handsome, self-made businessman or an average-looking cashier at your local convenience store with an amazing sense of humor, a woman wants to see you confident in who you are. Remember that your girlfriend chose you for your positive characteristics as well as your supposed flaws. ...