Are you a young person struggling with love? It's not every day I get called a "love expert", but when SBS PopAsia Radio wanted to speak to me to give some relationship advice and love tips to young people for Valentine's Day, I was glad to help out. When it comes to relationships, young people often experience lots of challenges and struggles … [Read more...] about Valentine’s Day: Advice for Young Lovers [Audio]
Online Dating Tips
Lots of dating studies were done in 2014, and this infographic sums up some of the more fascinating ones. You might be surprised by some of the statistics below including: Over 50% of people have had rebound or revenge sex to cope with a breakup. Only 1 in 5 women can accurately detect when someone of the opposite sex is flirting with … [Read more...] about The 10 Most Interesting Dating Studies of 2014 [Infographic]
We all know the story. One day, we’ll hopefully meet someone who is just exactly right for us. Our soul mates, our life partners. Our be all and end all, in other words. Such a person will intuitively understand us, and being with them will have a sort of natural ease to it. Romantic, isn’t it? Well, not so much. Here are three reasons I think … [Read more...] about The Myth of “The One”: Does Your Soulmate Really Exist?
Is this new app changing the dating landscape? When now-infamous dating app Tinder made its first appearance, the world clutched its collective pearls and wondered if we had all, finally, gone too far. A far cry from the old “he loves me, he loves me not” dating model of generations past, Tinder promised to cut to the chase by only matching those … [Read more...] about What’s Really Happening with the New Dating App, Happn?
Dating is more complex today than ever before. You have a semi-new partner and everything was going so well until they stopped answering your calls. They say one thing and mean another. There are looming shadows of ex-significant others, who are creeping back into your partner’s life. Or were they ever not present? You find yourself more … [Read more...] about Dating Games: How to Know You’re Being Played
The older you get, the more “baggage” there is. This is an inevitable fact of life- you gain more experiences and you’re not the only one who’s going to have a history when it comes to starting a new relationship. So what if you started dating someone with a kid, or maybe more than one kid. You’ve never had a kid of your own, and suddenly you’re … [Read more...] about Dating with Kids: Don’t Do These 4 Things
The science behind love reveals a complex and important phenomena “Love is a many splendored-thing”. When Mark Zuckerburg launched the original Facebook, it was not complete until a person’s relationship status was incorporated into user profiles. We strive for love because we derive happiness from it. Pretty much every song on the radio is a … [Read more...] about What is Love? The Science Behind the World’s Greatest Feeling
Tinder is a fast-growing, new location-based discovery app that is used for dating. Have you heard of the Tinder App for dating yet? Unlike other online dating platforms like eHarmony, Match.com or OkCupid, there is a particularly simpler aspect to Tinder, without any greater claims of compatibility or profile algorithms. Tinder users are simply … [Read more...] about Tinder App for Dating: Harmless or Harmful?
Why do gay men have problems sustaining long-term intimate relationships? It's a big question with no simple answer, but there are lots of reasons that contribute to the difficulties that gay men have in finding a long-term partner. Chicago therapist Brian Rzepczynski is known as The Gay Love Coach, and he recently interviewed me on the … [Read more...] about Gay Relationships: Why Are They So Difficult?
I recently had the pleasure of writing for a great site called DatingAdvice.com that focuses on articles to support those people in the dating game. I wrote about some of the tell-tale signs you might be dating a narcissist. Often when you're dating someone and only just getting to know them, it can be hard to know much about who they are and … [Read more...] about Is He Obsessed with Control? You Could be Dating a Narcissist