Archive for August, 2010

Memory Road

Friday, August 20th, 2010

I decided to head back to my “ruts” last week to spend some time in places and with people from past lives. Over the years I have been “home” to New England for holidays, summer vacations, college reunions and to see old friends/family- but this year there was no real occasion except a hungering for […]

The Bachelor Pad

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

I wonder why they decided to call it The Bachelor Pad? After all, cast members are split evenly between the sexes- and estrogen and progesterone flow freely through the house. Everyone knows its about ratings- so we are all contributing to it by watching. Of course, as a dating coach, I need to keep abreast […]

Chelsea, Mark and the interfaith wedding

Saturday, August 7th, 2010

We have had celebrity weddings, weddings of major political figures, and weddings of the rich and infamous, and their offspring. Last week, we had a wedding that combined all of these- and added a new element, an interfaith ceremony. Like it or not, there will always be the in-people whose lives are carefully watched and […]

Ali and Roberto

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

Too often at the end of a “Bachelor” or “Bachelorette” season, I find myself thinking- you picked the wrong guy/girl. When Jason chose Melissa over Mollie, I had the sense he was playing it safe- which can a dangerous thing to do. It didn’t work because even though he liked Melissa- his attraction to Mollie […]