Welcome back the original #DatingDen co-host Christian Anderson! Formerly ‘Mr. Quality Casual’, Christian is now in love and in a committed relationship. Woot! In this episode, he shares some great tips that made him pursue his new love — that you YOU can use to get a great man to court and pursue you. Simple but important things like… Is it okay to ask him out, or is it better to wait till he comes to you? What does it say about you and for the future of your relationship? Should you plan the dates or is it better to let him ‘drive’? Speaking of driving, Christian shares a great story about what his (now) girlfriend did after she drove to his house one night (pay attention!). What if you’re thinking about him, should you text him — or is it better to wait till he reaches out to you (are you sensing a pattern here)? How about that first kiss — and when should you have ‘the talk’ about what each of you is looking in the relationship? Important stuff, right? Join Marni and Christian Anderson for great tips you can use right now to get that great guy […]
Since launching in 2009, Dating With Dignity has become a worldwide leader at helping dignified women (and a few men, too!) get the love they deserve.
Life moves at warp speed these days with absolutely everything at your fingertips. When you meet someone you like, it’s natural to want more, more, more! But we all know what happens when you meet a guy who seems great and you move too fast. The thing is, it takes a while to know if someone really is “perfect” for you. A real loving, lasting relationship takes time to grow and to nurture. And it should. So what are the best strategies for you to slow it down and make sure Mr. Right Now actually is Mr. Right? Watch this important episode of The Dating Den with Marni and Randy Lee for great tips so that you connect with the right guy who will give you the long-term relationship you desire!
Smart and beautiful, with a contagious smile, Lisa Reingold found herself stuck in a messy romance. The only guy in her life at the time was trying to date both her and another woman. Despite her obvious displeasure and disinterest in the whole situation, Lisa was surprised with her own reluctance to say “Sayonara” and move on with her life.
She kept thinking, wondering, maybe even wishing that the man would change, that something in his mind would switch paths and that he’d suddenly or slowly start heading toward the kind of commitment she’d been searching for.
Coming out of an 18-year hostile marriage, Suzi Quillen was looking for a clear path to some kind of future happiness. Two priorities at the top of her list were 1) Discover the strength and beauty she had been repressing inside herself and 2) Find out what a healthy relationship would feel like. But, with a lifetime of social anxiety disorders and three teenage children, this kind of self-improvement wasn’t going to come easy.
For over 4 years post-divorce, Suzi was in a satisfying relationship with a Mr. Quality Casual…but…
Taking Concrete Steps to Reinventing Yourself
James Mitchell suffered with shyness. From a fear of raising his hand in class as a child to a fear of approaching women as a man, he had been through all the stages of shy behavior. In his search for love, Online Dating was his safety net. He felt secure enough to talk to women from the safe confines of his own home, but expected very little from live interactions. James felt stuck, moving from one inconsequential online-born relationship to another, and he felt incapable of getting un-stuck. He was buying into his own excuses (there’s no one in LA for me, there’s too much superficiality here, etc).
Love Has This Way of Coming When You Least Expect It…
But this time Joanne had dating expert Marni Battista and she was ready!
She wasn’t looking for him and suddenly there he was: ‘eye-candy’ jogging on the beach. He was running straight towards her. Her heart skipped a beat and she took a peek behind her, wondering what he was looking for. Apparently, as he explained later, she was sitting on his ‘favorite rock’. A brief conversation and surprise kiss ensued, and now she is thriving in her healthiest, happiest relationship in years (with talks of marriage!)…