The Dating Game

The Dating Game

I received an email from a fellow who asked about the “game of dating.” He had just gone on a “successful” date (he likes her and he believes she likes him) and he wanted to know what I thought about being “unavailable”; not calling his date too soon after the date or...
19 Steps Toward a More Meaningful Life

19 Steps Toward a More Meaningful Life

I am always grateful to be reminded of what is truly important. I hope this is a welcome reminder for you too. Take into account that great love and great achievements involve risk. When you lose, don’t lose the lesson. Follow the 3 R’s: –Respect for Self...

Does More Time Really Equal More Fun?

Most of us have a lifetime of responding to the signals of others without regard for who we are or what we need or want.  The “art of being” is the order of the day; the art of knowing and accepting yourself, living in passion and joy; embracing and...
Dating—A Time to Explore

Dating—A Time to Explore

Ask Dr. Jackie: My boyfriend and I have been going out for two months.  I am getting nervous that something is wrong.  He hasn’t been himself lately; and he doesn’t call or text me as much as he did before.  I asked him about this and he said everything is ok. ...