Daily diary of a dating optimist dealing with intimidating students
Judith Gottesman, a geriatric social worker turned matchmaker who works with Jewish singles comments, “A surprising number of older people don’t use computers at all, and many who do aren’t comfortable using them for dating sites.
The warm and empowering tone of this book will convince readers that there’s life on the other side of a painful divorce.
SUZANNE RISS is an award-winning writer, former editor in chief of Working Mother magazine, and author of Working Mom Survival Guide. J., with her 11-year-old son JILL SOCKWELL is a former advertising copywriter, top real estate sales agent, leader of the Maplewood Divorce Club, and lifelong optimist. With Yourself 210Knowing your best qualities You're complete just as you are Dating yourself Reasons not to put your life on hold Goals vs.
dreams Creating a vision board for your future Chapter 15 Socializing Again the Scarlet 220Strategies for stepping out solo Easy conversation starters Getting out of your comfort zone - in heels Confidence boosters Navigating the holidays Creating new traditions Chapter 16 Drinks & 8 - Time to Oatt 246Ready-to-date quiz Prepping your dating profile Online dating: fakers, felons…
A woman "swipes" through profiles of men on a dating app, but none of them seem to be her type.
She tells the woman that if she can get picky finding Mr.
Chapter 7 Your Ex and the Warm Body Replacement 108When your ex moves on before your side of the bed is cold Coping with jealousy-even if you left him Feeling replaced or rejected Focusing on your new life, not his Part 2 Heal Chapter 8 The Golden Key: Acceptance 118Letting go of how you thought things would turn out Embracing uncertainty Forgiving yourself-and him Finding that after acceptance come energy and light Chapter 9 It's an Inside Job 129Learning from your relationship patterns Being gentle with yourself What to do differently next time Why a romantic relationship can't fix everything Simple steps to healthier relationships Chapter 10 Finding Peace of Mind 145Meditating to find calm anytime, anywhere Dealing with depression When you need professional help20 Things that will make you feel good Cultivating self-reliance Chapter 11 Your TLC Action Plan 162Embrace our 3-week plan for a healthier you Sleep your way to the top What to eat to improve your mood Sweat the stress out with exercise The power of gratitude Chapter 12 Write Your Own Happy Ending 179Refraining your divorce story to accentuate the positive Avoiding the shoulda-coulda-woulda trap Accepting things as they are Learning from the past Exploring new possibilities Part 3 Reveal Chapter 13 Guide to Gorgeous 192Updating your wardrobe from married to single Fake it till you make it-with makeup Rebound hair beyond compare Recognizing that true beauty comes from within Chapter 14 Happily Ever After …