If you think about it, breakup and divorce are far from being the worst things a woman can stumble across, as many would have you believe! You know who you are and you know what you want. On top of that, you’re more established in your career, your rough edges have been smoothed over, and you don’t let the small things in life distract you or get you down. And if you find yourself facing singledom—whether or not you want to be—we’d argue that there’s a lot to be excited about, even if it doesn’t feel that way at first. That’s why we’ve compiled all of the best reasons to fly solo in your fifth decade, starting with one simple fact: Continue Reading

Research shows how we distinguish flings from the real thing.

Are you falling in love? How can you tell?

There’s no question that the early stages of a relationship can be confusing. You might puzzle over your own feelings, and wonder what the person you’re dating really thinks of you. Your own emotions may be difficult to fully decipher, and trying to categorize them as falling in love or as just a passing attraction can be tricky. Is what you’re feeling the real thing, or are you just prone to feeling this way and need to be careful moving forward?

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GIVE BACK
Take some time out of your busy holiday schedule to volunteer at a soup kitchen or read books to children at a local hospital. Being around others that are less fortunate will help put your holiday blues into perspective. Continue Reading

My dearest,

while I was focusing on yet a different look and fashion post respectively, life was happening. My life, as well as life around me. So I found myself in the position of starting with a dignified letter addressed to a person that I still hold dear and at the same time I hope that this will serve as support to all those out there who are overcoming a recent past. Fashion and life are all too entwined as to be able to always draw the clear line between the two. So, bear with me through the sentimental part, and I hope you enjoy the fashion part of the post. XOXO Continue Reading

So, moving on with our first date inspiration…

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Planning a date is difficult, we want to make a good impression and often want to do something a little out of the ordinary to avoid the whole dinner and movie status quo scenario. There are hundreds of ideas for a successful date, so why not step away from the conventional, stop being like everybody else and do something a little more creative? Your date will definitely be impressed.
We know that first dates can be stressful, so we’ve taken the pressure off and have prepared an awesome first date guide, based on your date’s zodiac! Continue Reading

The most important thing to remember about zodiac compatibility is that you have to factor in the characteristics of both signs. ‘It’s not just a one-sided sense of what makes each sign attractive. It is what is attractive to my sign that I can find in your sign. It takes two to jibe. A great romantic partnership between the signs can be found between those signs who balance each other out. Signs that are too similar or too different aren’t likely to work. As with most things in life, it’s best to meet in the middle. Continue Reading

 ZODIAC COMPATIBILITY
Every Zodiac sign has its most attractive traits—but not all Zodiac signs are compatible. That doesn’t mean that if you and your partner have clashing signs you should just throw your hands in the air and walk away. Think of this information as a caution at the outset. There are no hard and fast rules about compatibility. Romantic compatibility is a rather elusive thing, after all. The truth is, there is no telling when that one-of-a-kind connection will happen or what it will take for two souls to spark. However, astrology and horoscopes are meant to guide all of the zodiac signs toward the right path, and love is no exception. So if you’re looking at a potential romantic candidate, you may want to take into consideration what expert astrologers have to say about zodiac compatibility. Continue Reading

Whether you are newly single or you feel like you are forever alone, the answer to why lies in your zodiac sign. Each zodiac sign has its own particular downfalls which point us to exactly why your past relationships failed and why you are now reading this article. We reveal exactly why you are single here!

Are you unsure about why your last relationship ended and why you are now alone? Although it may be painful, now is the time to discover just went wrong and what you can change in your future relationships.

So, why are you single?

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Sorry romantics, but love alone is not enough. Nor is a steadfast commitment to staying together when love is absent or one-sided—that’s just a recipe for a lifetime of misery.

Ultimately, marriage is about relating, and the key to forging a successful, lasting bond is knowing before you tie the knot how you and your partner relate when you’re not in courtship mode, and that means getting a handle on how you handle challenges together. If you’ve gone through some rough spots while dating and come out stronger, that’s a good indication your marriage will survive.

But no one likes to be tested, and how do you check someone’s challenge response without intentionally introducing trouble? Continue Reading