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Baby, You’re A Firework

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The holidays are always a romantic time of the year. Depending on where you live, there’s snow. You can cozy up next to a fire with hot cocoa in hand. There’s a lot of pretty trees covered in lights. Santa’s right around the corner… maybe he’s got a ring, maybe he doesn’t. Yadda yadda yadda. […]

June 17, 2017 / By / , , , , /
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The Bachelorette

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Is anyone else out there watching The Bachelorette? We know, we know, it’s a bit much sometimes, but we’re guilty. In fact, we live for Monday nights. If you’re not caught up on this season with Rachel Lindsay, you should stop reading. We’re about to give our predictions on the winner. To us, it feels […]

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Less Is More

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Remember the days before social media and dating apps? You’d have to ask your potential boyfriend or girlfriend’s parents for your bae and then dive into a get-to-know-you conversation once they were on the line, hoping that no one else was secretly listening in. Those were the days! Today, things are so much more simple. […]

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A Brief History Of Dating

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We’ve all seen Pride and Prejudice. If you’re like us, you may catch yourself thinking, “This is dramatic. This is not how things were back then.” We assume that Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennett couldn’t have possibly fallen in love with as few exchanges as they had and that they definitely had to have fooled […]

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Help! Is This A Red Flag?

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There you are, reading along. Everything on their profile is sheer perfection. She’s an interior designer from Chicago. He’s got killer style, plays guitar, and has religious beliefs that seem to align with yours. Her smile looks contagious. He’s got a bio that literally makes you LOL. And she… has a cat named Fluffs? MISSION […]

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Asking Good Questions

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Listening. It’s something that sounds (no pun intended) so easy, but if you’re truly empathetically, curiously listening, it takes a lot of intentionality and focus. How many of you tend to think about your response to someone as they’re speaking rather than taking in their words? (Don’t worry, we’re guilty too.) Unfortunately, we live in […]

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