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Dealing with Valentine's Day

By Jessica on February 10, 2014

Valentine’s Day brings up feelings of desire, love, flowers, chocolates and romance.  Unfortunately, this one day can also be the cause of stress...

Despondent man with face in his hands, sitting near a dock with stormy sea behind him.

How do I cope after being dumped?

Q: I have been in a committed relationship for 3 years. I am 60; he is 69. He dumped me a month ago for a woman he was engaged to 45 years...

Engaged couple: Blond, bearded man with brunette woman outdoors in sunshine.

7 signs that a couple is ready to tie the knot

By Tom Musbach on September 11, 2013

Knowing when the time is right to commit to marriage -- whether you pop the question or consider accepting a proposal -- is never easy. But...

Black-and-white photo of Jen K. with tree in the background.

Profiles in caring: Jen Kelman

Jen ("CoachJenK" onsite) is a licensed Master Social Worker, a certified life coach, author, and entrepreneur. She also is a featured Expert on...

Young couple seated next to each other at an outdoor cafe, having a tense conversation.

What is the gentlest way to end a dating relationship?

Q: I've been dating this woman (we're both 25) for nearly 2 months now; we've had at least 20 dates. How can I break up with her in the...

Young woman and man at work, sitting close and looking at the same screen.

How to handle a spouse's flirty coworker relationship

Q: My wife has a male friend at work who is touchy-feely with her (he is single), and it makes me uncomfortable. I told her this, and she...

Older couple in affectionate pose; man with beard is looking ahead.

Dating a widower: How not to be a 'substitute wife'

Q: I am currently dating a man who lost his wife through breast cancer 5 years ago. He has photos of her in every room, and I got quite...

Two gifts, stuffed animal, sangria, and 2 dozen chocolate-dipped strawberries

How to select an appropriate Valentine's Day gift

Q: I'm coming up on the first Valentine's Day with my boyfriend, and I want to get him something that will show him how much I love him....

Woman and man smiling as they participate in a cooking class.

Ways to improve your dating prospects

September 17, 2012

Q: I'm a 25-year-old woman, and I've been single for almost 4 years now. I've been on plenty of dates and have no problem meeting men....