Shut the Hell Up About Valentine’s Day

I hate Valentine’s Day its the dumbest holiday. Seriously, why celebrate a day of love? It’s only salt on the wound for those of us with unromantic partners or those without partners at all. In fact all the posts and articles from women who say “my husband never remembers but that’s okay I know he loves me,…

Exquisite Dining for a Romantic Date Night

My husband and I do a Dinner Date twice a month and both of us get to select where we want to go and what we want to do. Last dinner date was my time to choose and I really wanted a good filet mignon, so we went to one of my favorite restaurants, a…

Make Your First Impression a Positive One

I do a lot of public speaking and book signings, so it’s almost a second nature to me when meeting new people. Within the first few seconds of meeting someone, an opinion is immediately formed that can last forever. This encounter often bespeaks the tone for the relationship that follows. So how can you make your…

Reconnecting with Life and Death

This weekend I was able to visit my family up in New York. We spent a lot of time remenescing about old memories, family long gone, and dreams of the future. Watching my nieces and nephews with my own kids really made me miss my childhood. Things were simpler when we were younger, but not…

Flirtexting Etiquette for Dating or Re-kindling Your Romance

Who said reaching mid-life meant romance and intimacy had to stop? In fact, for some couples, this is the perfect time to reconnect and learn about each other again. And for those mid-lifers who are still single or have recently been divorced, it’s never too late to pull that anchor up and set sail out into…