Describing yourself in the best way possible As life begins to open up again, you may be considering the possibility of online dating. This could be the perfect opportunity to create a dating profile that puts you in touch with others who are also missing the company of colleagues, friends and family. Your dating profile is your selling point and must deliver in a brief, … [Read more...] about Five Steps to Creating Your Perfect Dating Profile
What becomes of the broken hearted? Following the death of a partner, it can take time to get used to the fact that you are no longer part of a couple. The life you shared together is over and coming to terms with this fact can be difficult and memories of happier times can cloud your vision. In the early days, these feelings can, of course, cause a great deal of heartache and … [Read more...] about How to Move Forward as a Widow or Widower
How you’re feeling and what you want from the future We are often asked, how long should a widow or widower wait before marrying again. This is a topic that brings with it many issues worthy of consideration. What are your feelings regarding the loss of your partner? How emotionally ready are you for a romantic encounter? How will your children and wider family respond, and … [Read more...] about How Long Should a Widow or Widower Wait Before Remarrying?
Introducing someone new to your children As a parent, following the loss of a partner, you could find yourself in another relationship and facing the delicate task of introducing someone new to your children. It is understandable that you would be anxious about doing this and concerned that this could make them feel insecure. If there is a respectable distance since the … [Read more...] about Introducing Children To Your New Partner
For some, getting back into a relationship after bereavement will take a great deal of forethought. Going on a first date with someone new, although exciting, will be a huge step, but one you will hopefully approach with cautious enthusiasm. If, over time, the new person in your life proves to be a good companion and someone you’re attracted to, you may find yourself wanting … [Read more...] about How to Approach Sex as a Widow or Widower