LA's Dating App Startups Had Big Plans Post-Lockdown — But a Return to Virtual Dating Will Do Just Fine

LA's Dating App Startups Had Big Plans Post-Lockdown — But a Return to Virtual Dating Will Do Just Fine

Katherine Abando Katherine Abando is a lifestyle writer and social media producer from Los Angeles. Her coverage interests include internet culture/tech and Asian American...

Here are the 5 Things About Kindness to Teach Your Teen

Here are the 5 Things About Kindness to Teach Your Teen

From the time our children are very small, we try to teach them to be nice, to be kind. These lessons are straightforward enough when kids are little. We insist they share their...

Six Defensive Behaviors That Ruin Online Dating

Six Defensive Behaviors That Ruin Online Dating

Modern dating is an emotional minefield. Navigating the perils of is something that comes up very frequently in my private practice.  Dating online can be wonderful because it...

Four Ways to Change Your Dating Experience for the Better

Four Ways to Change Your Dating Experience for the Better

By the time Dave came to me for help, he was convinced that loneliness and disappointment were his destiny. He was deeply demoralized. So much so that he was determined to prove...

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Social Skills Quickly

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Social Skills Quickly

One of the factors that I think people tend to ignore when it comes to the idea of social skills is the world “skill”. If you want to get better at dating, you have to treat...

Why So Many Men Struggle With The Idea Of Being In A Long-Term Relationship

Why So Many Men Struggle With The Idea Of Being In A Long-Term Relationship

One of the worst feelings in the entire world has to be the one you get in the pit of your stomach when the man you're dating and, possibly, falling in love with "suddenly"...

How To Be A Man That Women Want, Respect, And Even Love

How To Be A Man That Women Want, Respect, And Even Love

Once upon a time, being a man meant bringing home the bacon, being able to change a tire, and fighting to protect your family.  Today, the definition of “how to be a man” is a...

Learn to Recognize the Signs & Never Miss Out on Her Interest

Learn to Recognize the Signs & Never Miss Out on Her Interest

Women often (and justifiably!) complain about how men flirt. They're too aggressive, too overt, too in-your-face, and all of that can make things awkward or even downright...

Why You Should Never Confess Your Feelings For Someone

Why You Should Never Confess Your Feelings For Someone

Too many people focus on the formality of dating as opposed to listening to their heart and going with the flow. We go into a date with a strong agenda, which causes us to...

The Unconventional Tactic to Improve Your Attachment Style

The Unconventional Tactic to Improve Your Attachment Style

The Unconventional Tactic to Improve Your Attachment Style Mar 13 · 5 min read “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” — Helen Keller Photo by Joanna Nix-Walkup...

Asking for What You Need in a Relationship

Asking for What You Need in a Relationship

We all have needs — and not just the need for food and shelter. Our needs are fundamental, and yet it very difficult for many of us in relationships to say, “This is what I...

How to Recognize a Rebound Relationship — and What to Do

How to Recognize a Rebound Relationship — and What to Do

What adjectives come to mind when you hear the phrase “rebound relationship”? Likely, words like “bad,” “selfish,” and “doomed.” But sex and relationship educators say rebound...