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Dating Advice: How He Asks and What It Means

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When someone asks you out it’s always flattering, but that doesn’t mean you should feel obligated to say yes!  And whether you were hoping for it, expecting it, or were completely surprised by it, you usually don’t have very much time to make a decision.  Along with all the usual factors, another thing to consider is how he asked you.  How a man chooses to ask you out says a lot about him and his feelings for you.  Here are a few tips on interpreting his actions and what they might mean.

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Love Advice: Think Before You Leap

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Love is a magical and powerful thing.  It’s an amazing feeling.  It makes us do things we don’t understand, things we can’t control.  And like it or not, it often leads us in the wrong direction. Often, people settle for Mr./Ms. Good Enough.  A relationship that’s nice enough, but will never reach it’s full potential – a dead end.  If you know yourself well enough to know you want someone you can commit to for a lifetime, then what you’re really looking for is a partnership.  Two people who bring out the best in each other, who make the most out of life, together.  So how do you know if it’s the real deal or just a simple crush? Ask yourself these five questions before leaping into love.

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Love Advice: Once Upon a Romance…

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Do you ever get the feeling that life isn’t turning out the way it’s supposed to? Especially when it comes to romance. You go on dates or commit to a relationship, but it’s not how you imagined it. Don’t worry, it’s not your fault! It’s how we grew up. Fairy tales, romance novels, and romantic comedies have given us certain expectations of our love lives. They inspire us, guide us, and ultimately disappoint us because that’s not how things work in the real world. Most people would tell you to give up and accept reality. Not me! If you want your romantic life to change, it’s up to you to change it. So here are a few suggestions on how to add a little magic to your everyday. Inspired, of course, by the stories that inspire us all.

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