Are you a serial "people-pleaser" who tries to make everyone else happy, often at the expense of your own needs and feelings? Do you ever have trouble being assertive and standing up for yourself in relationships, especially when your partner does or says something hurtful? Do you tend to put up with your partner's hurtful behavior because you don't want to make waves, or you're afraid that if you do speak up, he'll get upset and leave?
Unfortunately, rejection is an inevitable part of life in the dating world. There's just no escaping it. Sooner or later, you're bound to meet someone you really like, but the feelings won't be mutual. If you don't know how to properly deal with rejection, it can really crush your spirit and leave you feeling devastated. But the good news is, there IS a way to bounce back from rejection and not let it destroy your dignity and self-esteem.
Let's face it...rejecting another person is never an easy or pleasant task. It often causes great anxiety for the person doing the rejecting as well as tremendous sadness and pain for the person being rejected. The good news is, there is a way to tell someone you're not interested without being overly hurtful or harsh.
Wouldn't it be nice if there was a way to predict how well or poorly a man is going to treat you? Well, guess what? There is a way!
Did you know that there are 2 different types of chemistry, but only one leads to the happy, committed relationship you desire? In this video, you'll find out what these 2 types of chemistry are, and how to achieve the right type in your relationship.
Do you ever feel like your "man-picker" is broken? In other words, do you keep getting into relationships with the wrong guys? If so, then please watch this video. In it, you'll learn what qualities you really need in a partner so that you can have a relationship that TRULY FULFILLS YOU AND STANDS THE TEST OF TIME. You'll also learn:
What’s the worst possible thing you can do when dating? Most people would probably guess things like:
While all these things are definitely MAJOR no-no’s that you should avoid like the plague, the single biggest mistake you absolutely MUST
Not too long ago, I bought a new car. I decided the time had come for me to trade in my 14-year old Corolla for something new. As I was navigating the whole car-buying process, I was struck by how similar car-buying is to dating. Here are the top 3 ways that searching for the right car is like searching for the right man.
I'm sure you're familiar with the phrase "pick your battles". I learned this lesson pretty early on, especially during the first few weeks of my marriage. Even now, I still have to keep reminding myself of it!
No matter how great your partner may be, there will ALWAYS be times when he does or says something that angers you, frustrates you, or just simply drives you nuts!
The problem is, if you complain about every little thing he does wrong, he'll think you're a fussy nit-picker who's impossible to please. As a result, the quality of your relationship will suffer.
Many women wonder how long they should date a man before becoming exclusive with him. The bottom line is, there is no set period of time or number of dates you should go on before deciding to date someone exclusively.
What really matters is whether 8 key things have occurred in your relationship. Before you decide to become exclusive with someone and close yourself off to other dating prospects, make sure the following 8 things have happened first: