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Don’t do these five things if you want him to respect you

“You’ve come a long way, baby” (or have you?) A hell of a lot has changed in the last fifty years, but surprisingly, we are hanging onto a lot of our grandmothers’ dating habits! I have compiled a list of five dating behaviours that you need to stop doing, stat. We are all guilty of doing some of these, but it’s never to late to change your ways! So, what shouldn’t you do, you ask? Well, for starters:

1. Don’t put yourself second.

This one is huge. A real man will love you as an equal. There’s no reason to put him first all of the time. Besides, a real man would feel uncomfortable with it. You and your partner should stand side by side facing the world as equals. If he is worth your time, he will feel much more comfortable when you know how to express your needs and if you stand up for yourself. There’s nothing sexier than a woman who Continue reading “Don’t do these five things if you want him to respect you”

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How to Meet Someone in Real Life

(I wrote this one for my baby sister. ♥)

I don’t know much about the online world of dating and matchmaking sites as I was off the market before Plenty of Fish, OK Cupid, Match.com or Tinder really became a thing. I feel like I kind of missed the boat, but I’ve found my single friends telling me that – actually – online dating is not all it’s cracked up to be. There are a lot of creepy people online and you can’t really get to know them before you’re sitting down to dinner. Many people just want to meet someone the old fashioned way: face-to-face and in real life. So, how?

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