Online Dating Profile

Much Ado About Online Dating: Top 5 Tips for Success

Megan Fielding | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada Living
Megan Fielding

The Huffington Post reported earlier this year that more than one third of people meet their significant others online and those relationships are 25 per cent less likely to end in separation or divorce. So why is there still a slight stigma attached to it? As someone who met their longtime boyfriend online and an ongoing sideline spectator of my friends' experiences, I can share what I know.

Is a "Fill-in-Boyfriend" Stopping You From Finding Love?

Christine Hart | Posted 11.28.2012 | Canada Living
Christine Hart

Sometimes when I sit down with a new client, we review how and with whom they are spending their time. What I often see is that women have a "fill-in" boyfriend in their life, meaning a purely platonic guy-friend that they hang out with, laugh with, do activities with, confide in but are not involved with. I've come to learn that this type of closeness can sometimes get in the way of meeting a boyfriend because you are already getting all your needs met by this guy-friend, except for physical intimacy.