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Ask a Matchmaker: Can Men and Women Be “Just Friends?”

Oct 12, 2012

by Trenia

This video made the rounds a few years ago, but the question it addresses is still a hot topic: [youtube height="400px" width="580px"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T_lh5fR4DMA[/youtube]   This, of course, is just one guy…

Getting Over a Broken Heart: What’s Your Strategy?

Oct 26, 2012

by Trenia

Breakups suck. Everyone knows that. And let’s be honest: for many of us, it’s the worst pain we’ve ever had to deal with. One lovelorn friend even went so far…

The Beauty of Dating on a Budget

Jan 15, 2013

by Trenia

Let your creative side blossom All of us have a little bit of a creative spirit inside of us; and it is up to each individual to nurture it and…

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Should You Always Be Yourself In A Relationship?

Feb 06, 2013

by Trenia

Be You  The beloved American author, philosopher and teacher, relationship, said it best: “The privilege of a lifetime is to be who you are,” and I couldn’t agree with him…

The Beauty of Dating on a Budget

Jan 15, 2013

by Trenia

Let your creative side blossom All of us have a little bit of a creative spirit inside of us; and it is up to each individual to nurture it and…

What’s Holding You Back From Finding Love?

Dec 26, 2012

by Trenia

So what is love? As you all know, love can take on many different meanings.  One of my favorite definitions of love is from renowned author Eckhart Tolle: “Love is…

Understanding Arguments

Dec 13, 2012

by Trenia

Don’t get me wrong, too many arguments or even the wrong kind of arguments can lead to the demise of the relationship; but that’s often because at least one person…

So Many Tests

Dec 04, 2012

by Trenia

I've been wading into the world of personality tests lately. Hoo boy, are there a lot of them. And they range from decently logical and scientific to completely and utterly…

Dating + Kids

Dec 04, 2012

by Trenia

A topic that becomes more and more important as you crest 30, 35, and 40 is the topic of dating when kids are in the picture—either you have them or…

Winter Date Destinations

Nov 19, 2012

by Trenia

Ahh, wintertime in Chicago. Yes, it can get long, cold, and dark. And yes, sometimes it’s hard to feel particularly amorous when swaddled in six layers of amorphous cold-weather clothing.…

Getting Over a Broken Heart: What’s Your Strategy?

Oct 26, 2012

by Trenia

Breakups suck. Everyone knows that. And let’s be honest: for many of us, it’s the worst pain we’ve ever had to deal with. One lovelorn friend even went so far…

Introducing matchmaking

Aug 31, 2012

by Trenia

Think Dear Abby meets Savage Love with a hearty helping of Millionaire Matchmaker. In an ongoing series of posts I’ll be adding to once or twice a month, I’ll be…