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8 rules for dating the independent man

August 13, 2013

Today’s post turns the tables, and these rules may surprise you. My last advice post, 8 Rules for Dating the Independent Woman, really struck a chord with readers. To recap, the rules ranged from thinking outside the typical...

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8 rules for dating the independent woman

July 16, 2013

She’s the Bugatti of the dating world, and there aren’t too many men who can handle her. Dear Toni,  I’m a single dad returning to the dating game after a five-year marriage. I recently had my forty-second birthday, and with two...

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shiny ball syndrome

May 22, 2013

A tricky arrangement and a wandering eye. Read on for the symptoms of Shiny Ball Syndrome (SBS). Dear Toni, I’ve been seeing this guy for six weeks now, and I’ve finally had enough with a certain annoying habit. He’s not texting other...

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the cohabitation quandary

April 9, 2013

Moving in before marriage? Read this before you start packing. Dear Toni, I’m having problems with my girlfriend. We’ve been together for two years, and she’s ready to get engaged. As for me, I still don’t know if she’s ‘the one.’ If...

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now? wait? or something in between?

March 5, 2013

Our stylish relationship column continues today, with a new twist on the classic waiting game. Read on for Toni’s candid advice on virginity and vote in today’s poll. Dear Toni, I’m a sophomore at a small parochial school, and I’m...

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ladies, is your look turning him off?

January 30, 2013

For a dating comeback, we advise a new style strategy. Dear Toni,  My best friend is going through a sudden and nasty divorce. This took me by surprise, but I’m comforted by the fact that this amazing woman will surely find love again...

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our top 10 relationship resolutions

January 2, 2013

Dear Toni, With the new year beginning, I’m contemplating whether or not I should commit myself to another round of overly optimistic resolutions. For the past ten years, my husband and I have taken time out of our busy schedules to...

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the model break-up

October 17, 2012

Sex with your ex? We tackle this dilemma and more. Dear Toni, I just found out that my ex is dating one of my employees. It was a very messy break-up, and now it has infiltrated my once-happy work environment. My desire to sit this...

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what’s under his clothes?

September 12, 2012

Is your man marriage material, or is he a dating dud? We strip down The Mama’s Boy, The Peter Pan, The Fraternity Brother, and more. Dear Toni, Help! I keep falling for the same guy over and over again. Whether we meet at church...

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sex, numbers & online dating

August 2, 2012

A modern twist on the age-old waiting game and some very revealing numbers. Dear Toni, I’m 22 years old and I just started seeing a guy I met on Facebook. Though we spent the last couple of months emailing and getting to know each...

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