Dating and Mate Selection'

The challenge of being in a relationship with some widowed individuals

The challenge of being in a relationship with some widowed individuals

Partners of widows/widowers experience different emotional challenges than do those who are remarried after a divorce. How the widowed person deals with his /her loss and how the new partner processes the reactions of the widowed [...]

Hope for mature single women who wish to remarry

Hope for mature single women who wish to remarry

Some single middle-aged women, despite their desire to be re-coupled, needlessly resign to spending the rest of their lives alone. There are several factors that contribute to this attitude, none of which merits giving up hope [...]

Falling in love is wonderful

Falling in love is wonderful

There is a constant fascination with the phenomenon of falling in love. Many theories have been created to explain this wonderful and perplexing event. The magic and mystique associated with the process of being madly in [...]

How to assess the trustworthiness of your future partner

How to assess the trustworthiness of your future partner

Trust is one of the most essential factors in securing attachment between partners. When the trust is weak, shaken or doubted, the connection is at risk. What should individuals do to ascertain trust prior to making [...]

When is the best age to marry?

When is the best age to marry?

Men and women marry later now than they did in the past. What causes this change and when is it the best age for a life commitment? When you ask people about the causes for the [...]

How to make dating easier

How to make dating easier

There are people who find their mates early in life and proceed to commit and marry. There are others, who for various reasons, stay single much longer and struggle with mate selection. With the high divorce [...]

Dealing with relationship loss without breaking your heart

Dealing with relationship loss without breaking your heart

It can be very upsetting when a desired relationship fails to start, progress or culminate in a commitment. Most people feel the disappointment, hurt and sadness about this type of a loss and some become so [...]

Family matters in mate selection

Family matters in mate selection

It is not only some young starry-eyed lovers who disregard the importance of family considerations in making their choice of a partner. Many older and second timers also erroneously neglect to pay attention to significant family [...]