Stuck in a rut?

7:36 am Feb. 12, 2015

There is a romantic “holiday” in two days and it is the perfect time to switch things up. Dinner and a movie is the dullest thing ever yet many of us get stuck on this repeat. Why is that?

You don’t have to be a master dater or some reality TV star to impress your date with something different and unique. A little listening, Internet

Relationships: Outsiders weigh in?

8:05 am Feb. 10, 2015

One of our readers has been dating someone who is super close to his family. This is usually a nice thing but in this particular case it is unsettling. He has a meddlesome mother and two opinionated sisters who are always butting in to the relationship.

The latest overstep involved the sisters telling him that he should not spend a lot of money on her this Valentine’s Day.

Dating: What if they have a bad rep?

6:08 am Jan. 28, 2015

One of our readers would like a little advice with their dating dilemma. “Rachel” has been dating a guy she met at church for a couple of weeks. Someone at church heard they were dating and it wasn’t long before she started getting unsolicited info on the guy. Turns out he has a bad dating reputation.

She was going to dismiss it at first. When they gave

Is chivalry still important?

8:47 am Jan. 26, 2015

A couple’s relationship was tested this weekend when a woman saw her man back down from a fight. She felt as if her boyfriend should have stood up to the drunk guy who made disrespectful comments. To her, the “chivalrous” thing to do would have been to serve a beat down to defend her.

I personally don’t consider bustling someone’s nose as a chivalrous act but I

Do you have a work crush?

7:42 am Jan. 23, 2015

For many busy singles, the workplace becomes a dating scene. We see our coworkers more than we see some of our family! Naturally, some attraction begins and the next thing you know, you

How do you ask a man out?

8:02 am Jan. 22, 2015

One of our readers has never asked a guy out or approached men at all. She is usually shy and waits for the guy, but now she sees someone at her favorite coffee shop

Are they into Strip clubs?

7:46 am Jan. 21, 2015

The city of Atlanta has no shortage of places to go and see scantily clad women dance around. It shouldn’t surprise you when you meet someone who spends a lot free time at strip clubs. My friend Kate thinks there should be some concern if too much time is spent there. If they are into strip clubs, is it a red flag?

Some people treat these places like

First date, now what?

7:49 am Jan. 20, 2015

One of our readers had a first date with someone who didn’t really show a lot of reaction. It was hard to tell if things were going great or it took a nosedive at some point. She figured he wasn’t interested and chalked it up to lack of attraction. She was surprised when he asked her out again.

Have you ever been on a date and couldn’t really read

What if they have body issues?

8:00 am Jan. 13, 2015

My friend Darla met someone at the gym recently and she is interested in him. After a couple of dates she has noticed that he makes self-deprecating comments about his size. He isn’t

Don’t dump me in a text message, bro!

8:35 am Jan. 12, 2015

There are few breakups that don’t inflict pain and disappointment. We don’t ever like feeling rejected or discarded. If you take the cowardly way out and dump someone in a text message, you make it even more difficult to move on. Why do so many people think that text messages is an appropriate way to end a relationship with someone?

It is cold and heartless and it robs