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Dating Advice #86 - Parents at War

Dating Advice #86 - Parents at War

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His parents are convinced the wedding should be cancelled, and they're going to war to prove it.

Dating Advice #85 - Lack of Communication

Dating Advice #85 - Lack of Communication

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Her boyfriend doesn't listen carefully enough, and she loses her cool. How can she keep control while getting her needs met?

Dating Advice #83 - Too Good To Be True

Dating Advice #83 - Too Good To Be True

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Projecting an image that is too cool and successful, may send your dates running away.

Dating Advice #82 - Glaring Red Flags

Dating Advice #82 - Glaring Red Flags

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He may be a narcissist, or a control freak. In the meantime, he treats her like a queen and she doesn't want it to end. What's the long-term prognosis?

Dating Advice #81 - Pre-Occupation Hazards

Dating Advice #81 - Pre-Occupation Hazards

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When someone is pre-occupied with an outside relationship, is there room for dating to fit in?

Dating Advice #80 - Transpo Etiquette

Dating Advice #80 - Transpo Etiquette

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The guy acted like a boor and now she wants to know: Is he a diamond in the rough, or just too selfish to care.

Dating Advice #79 - Parents at Home

Dating Advice #79 - Parents at Home

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She's lonely, but can't imagine getting married since it will mean leaving her parents alone. How can she deal with this guilt-trip?

Dating Advice #78 - The Perfect Fit

Dating Advice #78 - The Perfect Fit

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She is the Super-Woman, but can't find the Super-Man. The clock is ticking and she's getting impatient...

Dating Advice #77 - Excess 'Ex' Baggage

Dating Advice #77 - Excess 'Ex' Baggage

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He says he loves her, but he still seems emotionally tied to his ex-wife. Is it worth sticking around?

Dating Advice #76 - Why Doesn't He Call?

Dating Advice #76 - Why Doesn't He Call?

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After one date, the guys never call back. Is it her weight -- or some deeper message she's putting out?

Dating Advice #75 - International Hook-up

Dating Advice #75 - International Hook-up

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It's the old problem of knowing when to take the leap. But with a new twist -- he's on the other side of the globe.

Dating Advice 74 - No Second Date!

Dating Advice 74 - No Second Date!

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After one date, he's had enough. But what's the best way to let her know that?

Dating Advice #73 - Compromising Values

Dating Advice #73 - Compromising Values

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She wants a Jewish family, but she's fallen for a non-Jewish guy. Now it's time to make the big decision.

Dating Advice #72 - Breaking the Barrier

Dating Advice #72 - Breaking the Barrier

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Singles in their 40s have a unique set of dating challenges. Sometimes the answer is found by looking in the mirror.

Dating Advice #71 -- Emotional Connectivity

Dating Advice #71 -- Emotional Connectivity

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These newlyweds never laid the foundations for emotional intimacy and sharing deep thoughts. Now how do they start the process?

Dating Advice #70 - Off-Line Maneuvers

Dating Advice #70 - Off-Line Maneuvers

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Online, the light is green. But making the transition to the real world has been a dismal failure.

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Dating Advice #68 - "El Cheapo?"

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She's looking for generosity, but he's not financially forthcoming. How does she deal with these dynamics?

Dating Advice #67 - Newlywed Blues

Dating Advice #67 - Newlywed Blues

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Now that she's married, she's thinking back how life was better as a single. Is there a way out of these doldrums?

Dating Advice #66 - When Will I See You Again?

Dating Advice #66 - When Will I See You Again?

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Two readers, same problem: They can't get someone to commit to the next date!

Dating Advice #64 - Spiritual Chasm

Dating Advice #64 - Spiritual Chasm

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She's leaning toward traditional Jewish practice. He's an atheist. Is there hope for them together?

Dating Advice #63 - Fear of Abandonment

Dating Advice #63 - Fear of Abandonment

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He's afraid that she'll stop dating him. What's the psychology behind this fear -- and how can he fix it?

Dating Advice #61 - Missing the 'Goodbye' Word

Dating Advice #61 - Missing the 'Goodbye' Word

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She has two guys on her mind. One of them never calls. Should she take that as a hint?

Dating Advice #60 - Struck Out Again!

Dating Advice #60 - Struck Out Again!

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He pushed hard for a breakthrough, but she backed off. The pattern repeats. Now he's burned out.

Dating Advice #59 - Revealing the Painful Past

Dating Advice #59 - Revealing the Painful Past

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There's a lot lurking beneath the surface. The big question is: When do I let it all out?

Dating Advice #58 - The Bookworm Quandary

Dating Advice #58 - The Bookworm Quandary

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He's a super-intellectual and she's not. Is this a deal-breaker?

Dating Advice #57 - Troubling Behavior

Dating Advice #57 - Troubling Behavior

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Anger, flirting, irresponsibility. The warning signs are fast and furious. But she still wants to hang in there.

Dating Advice #56 - Divorce Details

Dating Advice #56 - Divorce Details

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When dating a divorcee, how and when do you get details on the failed prior marriage?

Dating Advice #55 - Double Dating

Dating Advice #55 - Double Dating

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Juggling multiple dating partners is tricky business. But is it ethical?

Dating Advice #54 - Over-40 Blues

Dating Advice #54 - Over-40 Blues

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She wants to marry a Jewish guy, but at this stage of frustration has turned to the Christian dating scene. Is something wrong here?

Dating Advice #53 - Unraveling the Past

Dating Advice #53 - Unraveling the Past

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The pattern is not a good one. It stretches back to childhood. How does she climb out of this hole?

Dating Advice #52 - Flip-Flopped Dating Life

Dating Advice #52 - Flip-Flopped Dating Life

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When she pursues, they run away. And when she's not interested, they fawn. Has someone got this backwards?

Dating Advice #51 - Building the Emotional Investment Portfolio

Dating Advice #51 - Building the Emotional Investment Portfolio

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These newlyweds are trying to build emotional intensity. Do they have the same needs? How is it done?

Dating Advice #50 - High School Hangover

Dating Advice #50 - High School Hangover

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The pickin's are slim enough as it is. And now that someone's finally interesting, her friend is giving her a guilt trip.

Dating Advice #49 - What's Wrong, Doc?

Dating Advice #49 - What's Wrong, Doc?

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His poor track record leaves him wondering: Is there something fundamentally wrong? Therapy seems to be the answer.

Dating Advice #48 - Blind Date Etiquette

Dating Advice #48 - Blind Date Etiquette

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He's tired of expensive dinners that lead nowhere. For the first date, isn't there a better way?

Dating Advice #47 - Five Year Span

Dating Advice #47 - Five Year Span

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Things are going great, but there's a 5-year age difference. So what's the big deal?

Dating Advice #46 - First Date Jitters

Dating Advice #46 - First Date Jitters

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On paper, he's a great guy. But he can't seem to break into the world of dating. What's the problem?

Dating Advice #45 - Too Much Tension

Dating Advice #45 - Too Much Tension

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He's working 80 hours a week, and it shows on his face. No wonder he's having trouble meeting the right woman.

Dating Advice #44 - Ready to Give Up

Dating Advice #44 - Ready to Give Up

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After so many rejections, he's basically given up hope of finding his match. Is there any way out of this rut?

Dating Advice #43 - Wasting My Time?

Dating Advice #43 - Wasting My Time?

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He's stuck, and she wants to get on with life. What gauge should she use to know when it's time to move on?

Dating Advice #42 - Over-Weight Date

Dating Advice #42 - Over-Weight Date

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She's overweight, feeling rejected, and is ready to give up the singles scene altogether. Is there a solution to this dating dilemma?

Dating Advice #41 - Conversation Freeze-Up

Dating Advice #41 - Conversation Freeze-Up

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Dating chit-chat is not his strong point. How do you generate good talk when the mouth runs dry?

Dating Advice #39 - Coping With Anger

Dating Advice #39 - Coping With Anger

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He's got a short fuse. What will it take to make this relationship work?

Dating Advice #38 - Break-Up Methodology

Dating Advice #38 - Break-Up Methodology

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Sometimes you gotta say "bye-bye." But how do you do it without making the other person feel bad?

Dating Advice #37 - Long Distance Love

Dating Advice #37 - Long Distance Love

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He wants to keep it going, but the distance seems too vast to overcome. Here's some handy tips.

Dating Advice #36 - Upper Demographics

Dating Advice #36 - Upper Demographics

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He's not so young anymore, and he wants to know: Have the rules of the dating game changed?

Dating Advice #35 - The Right One?

Dating Advice #35 - The Right One?

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What is your checklist for the "right one?" Our experts help pare your list down to something realistic.

Dating Advice #34 - Physical Barrier

Dating Advice #34 - Physical Barrier

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Dating is so much of an emotional activity. But what happens when physical limitations come into play?

Dating Advice #33 - Overcoming Fears

Dating Advice #33 - Overcoming Fears

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Something's holding her back. Before she gets married, she'll have to get to the heart of the matter.

Dating Advice #32 - In-Laws and Outlaws

Dating Advice #32 - In-Laws and Outlaws

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Keeping the in-laws happy is one key to a happy marriage -- especially when cultural differences come into play.

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