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“Girl rules” and other myths of the female sex exposed

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I’ll tell you something right now. No girl has a strict set of rules that she applies to every single man that she takes up for a date. We may have set behavior to preserve our image or our dignity, but other than that, the “rules” are out the window. No girl goes home and […] [Read More]
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You can put lipstick on a pedicure, but it’s still a pedicure.

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As I was treating myself to a manicure and pedicure the other day, a guy in his late 20’s, clearly straight from a basketball game, came walking into the spa.  Without the blink of an eye he said he was there for a “sports pedicure.”  At first, I thought this was some male version of […] [Read More]
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Covering the grenade

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Fight or Flight Response

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I took the show on the road this past weekend and went to my hometown, Binghamton, N.Y. While I was there, I met up with some of my close friends. One of my best friends , Savannah, has been in a relationship with her boyfriend for around 8 years. They own a beautiful house, a […] [Read More]
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MYTH: Absence makes the heart grow fonder

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Does absence really make the heart grow fonder? I’m pretty sure this is a myth set in truth. Stay with me, here. Fact: When you haven’t seen someone in awhile, it’s their faults that fade away, not their positive attributes. Fact: Reuniting with loved ones is always great and the steps to getting there can […] [Read More]
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Recession-proof dating

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I’ve received a lot of e-mails asking for creative, cheap date ideas. After some thought, I’ve come up with a few for you guys to test and come back to me with the results. Let me know how it goes. Explore Located directly across from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Sleeping Giant Mountain is great for […] [Read More]
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Time to add Twitter to the list of relationship killers?

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As I was meandering around the Web, I found this article from USA Today that talks about the popularity of Twitter and its ability to interfere in some relationships. I wonder what Twitter-fanatics Demi Moore (@mrskutcher) and Aston Kutcher (@aplusk) have to say about this. Your thoughts? Catch up with the Dating Diva by following […] [Read More]
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Break-ups can be happy endings too

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I’ve received a lot of e-mails asking what I thought about leaving a relationship due to feeling “stuck” and having nowhere else to go. One person wrote, “I can’t walk away too soon in hopes that maybe things will change. I think I should just stick around to see what happens.” Something I do not […] [Read More]
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