Dating Advice for Women

Advice for 50-Something Women Looking to Date

Trina Read | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada Living
Trina Read

The biggest challenge for the over 50 group is that many have been in long-term relationships and haven't dated for years; they need to learn how to date all over again. It's a terrifying prospect for them to get naked and intimate with someone new.

10 Things I've Learned About Love From 'How I Met Your Mother'

Simone Katerine | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada TV
Simone Katerine

It's no secret that I love How I Met Your Mother -- in fact, rarely a day has gone by over the past nine years when I haven't quoted or referred to the show in conversation. There's just so much about life, love and friendship that HIMYM just gets. So, before we say goodbye, here are a few of my favourite lessons about life and love from Ted, Robin, Lily, Marshall, Barney and the gang.

Confessions of an Intimacy Challenged Woman

Nicole Forrester | Posted 04.29.2013 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

Meeting guys and dating has never been really a challenge for me. But, it is the development of a relationship where I've wavered. My addiction is my struggle to allow someone to get incredibly close to me. There are few things that scare me more than being completely vulnerable.

The Good Guy vs. Bad Guys Debate

Nicole Forrester | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada
Nicole Forrester

I've often heard men make the comment "Nice guys finish last." I'm here to tell you that that is NOT true. It may appear like that now, but just lik...

Ladies, Want to Date Like a Man? Get a Roster

Nicole Forrester | Posted 04.14.2013 | Canada Living
Nicole Forrester

It is socially accepted and possibly expected that a man may date many women at one time in search of that special one. Comparatively, many women may date only one guy at a time hoping that that one guy they invest their time and energy in will eventually become their boyfriend. When it comes to dating, a single woman's best friend is The Roster.

Some Modern Love Advice From Cleopatra

Debra Macleod | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada Living
Debra Macleod

As a couples' mediator, I see many women who have stopped having fun in their relationships. This year, I'm going back a couple thousand years to excavate some ancient advice from history's most cunning women, such as Cleopatra. How'd she do it? If it worked for the Queen of Egypt in 41 BC, it may work for you in 2013 AD.

8 Dating Rules That Don't Suck -- And Get You Results

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Living

Buy flowers and chocolate, make fancy dinner reservations and practice conversation starters the night before: It's the dating advice nobody needs to ...

How to Deal When You're "Undateable"

Colette Kenney | Posted 07.24.2012 | Canada Living
Colette Kenney

Dear Colette, I've been online dating for a few years now and I haven't had all that much luck. When I write to the men I'd like to know better, their replies are either nonexistent or downright mean. I know the reason that they do this: Men are visual, and I'm not all that much to look at. I know that. What is a woman like me to do?

The Beginner's Guide to Dating

Kaitlyn Kochany | Posted 12.17.2011 | Canada Living
Kaitlyn Kochany

One of the perks of dating is that you're not exclusive until you say you are. There's no crime in realizing that you're not clicking with someone you're seeing, liking someone else better, or being bored.