What Women Are Attracted to: A Guy Who Makes Us Laugh


February 23rd, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

When I heard about the recent Stanford University study that revealed the fact that women are more attracted to men who make them laugh, I had to laugh. They had to do a study to figure that out? Isn’t it common knowledge? Yes, if men want to know ...

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Dating As A Single Parent: 15 Fifteen-Minute Date Ideas


January 26th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

I can still remember some amazing dates I had before I was married—the kind of dates that started in the afternoon at a Cubs game or a museum, that continued into dinner, followed by an after-dinner cocktail at a little Lincoln Park Pub or a piano ...

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10 Pieces of Advice For A New Relationship


January 20th, 2020 . Jackie Pilossoph

We've all been there. You meet someone and you are seriously pinching yourself because you think you might be dreaming. You met this amazing person and you can't believe something this good is real. You have every right to enjoy this blissful time, b...

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Woman Seeks Advice About Dating With a Disability


December 3rd, 2019 . Wendy Sterling

This email came from a DGS reader who is about to go through a divorce, and is looking for advice about dating with a disability: I have been married to my second husband for 15 years.  Several years into the marriage, I was diagnosed with a rare...

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The Importance of Trust In A Relationship


November 18th, 2019 . Jackie Pilossoph

This post offers dating advice as it relates to the importance of trust in a relationship. Let me back up. In a recent Facebook message, someone posted: “If you could write a note to your younger self, what would you say in two words?” Some of...

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