Whether it’s dating, bouncing back after divorce, caring for aging parents or making the most of friendships, our editors share their experiences and help you navigate relationships in our prime.

Category Archives: Relationships

Whether it’s dating, bouncing back after divorce, caring for aging parents or making the most of friendships, our editors share their experiences and help you navigate relationships in our prime.

How to Find Friends
Family & Friends

How to Find Friends in the Digital Era

When Grace Spampinato moved to Florida from New Hampshire, the only person that she knew was a former co-worker who lived 45 minutes away. So when ill... Read More
Dating Over 50 Affiliation
Dating - New Love

Dating Over 50: Define Your Need for Affiliation

A gal pal shared with me the concept of people having different needs for affiliation — how much “people contact” they need. What’s Your “N... Read More
Marketing 101 Online Dating
Dating - New Love

Marketing 101 for Online Dating

Today I was strolling down the fresh men aisle at my favorite dating site. No one was enticing enough to pick off the shelf and examine more closely. ... Read More
Dating - New Love

Survival Guide to Looking For Love – Or Just A Date

Finding one's self alone after a long and happy marriage is daunting on multiple levels at any age. Being on the far side of 60 brings its own set of ... Read More
Signs of True Love
Dating - New Love

Valentine’s Day Love Message: 7 Signs of True Love

I was a divorced woman with 2 young granddaughters temporarily under my wing. I was a small business person, a personal property certified appraiser a... Read More
Dating Etiquette
Dating - New Love

Your Guide to Mid-Life Dating Etiquette

I was recently asked me for some rules of etiquette for when one is beginning to date. While etiquette is, according to the dictionary, ... Read More
Single Women
Dating - New Love

4 Love-Life Dos & Don’ts For All Single Women In The New Year

I have always maintained that if you’re a smart, successful woman who embraces your singleness and understands that happiness is an inside job, you ... Read More
Single During the Holidays
Dating - New Love

3 Tips for Surviving the Holidays As A Single Woman Over 50

When you’re single during the holidays, you can feel pretty lonely and isolated. Watching your friends celebrate the holidays with their significant... Read More
Conversation Skills
Dating - New Love

Dating After 50: Do You Suffer From Verbal Diarrhea?

I had two dates recently with successful, nice, intelligent, educated men. However, I noticed something that I find extremely common in dating — the... Read More
Dating is Hard
Dating - New Love

I’m Glad Dating After 50 Is Hard

I bet you’re thinking, “”I’m glad dating is hard’ is an odd approach. Why would anyone want dating to be hard?” At first blush, it sounds ... Read More
Dating During the Holidays
Dating - New Love

Holidating: 4 Tips to Help You Thrive During the Holidays

The holidays are supposed to be the happiest time of the year, yet for many, they trigger deep feelings of sadness and anxiety. Being single and not p... Read More
Being Vulnerable Feature
Family & Friends

New Age Pen Pal: A Friendship We All Need

We all yearn for it. In today's times it's harder to make a real connection. I'm talking about the kind of connection where you don’t feel like you ... Read More
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